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Apple CarPlay now free for all new BMW models


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No more fees!

BMW has released Apple CarPlay from the digital shackles. A company representative told Roadshow it will no longer charge owners to use the smartphone mirroring technology in any of its new vehicles in the US.

Specifically, this will apply to 2019 and 2020 model year cars and owners will no longer need to cough up $80 per year to use the popular infotainment technology. Apple has long said it does not charge automakers to include the feature in its vehicles, though it's unclear what kind of costs automakers may incur when making their own ...


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