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BMW Frequently Asked Questions
Ask The Experts At BMW of Sudbury

When you shop at our BMW dealership in Sudbury, MA, you gain access to an entire world of luxury courtesy of the BMW brand. There's so much to learn about BMW, so we compiled some of the most frequently asked BMW questions. If you don't see the answer to the question on your mind, please give us a call. Our talented BMW experts fully understand all BMW vehicles and their technology. And when you contact us, don't forget to ask about our incredible new BMW lease and finance specials.


What Does "BMW" Stand For?

BMW is an acronym for "Bayerische Motoren Werke," which means Bavarian Motor Works in English. The BMW headquarters are located in Bavaria, hence why the area is included in the name.


Which BMW Vehicles Come with xDrive All-Wheel Drive?

Every new BMW can be equipped with xDrive all-wheel drive except for the BMW i3. The xDrive AWD system closely monitors road conditions and adjusts power as needed, so you always have control over your BMW no matter the weather.


What Three-Row BMW Models Are Available?

The new BMW X5 can be equipped with an optional third row of seating, while the new BMW X7 comes standard with three rows. To get a better idea of what the BMW X7 dimensions and X5 interior features are, simply browse our website or give us a call.


What BMW Safety Features Will I Gain Access to?

No matter which new BMW you get the keys to, it will come with advanced safety features to keep you and your passengers more secure. Examples of BMW safety tech include:

  • Active Blind Spot Detection
  • Frontal Collision Warning with City Collision Mitigation
  • Lane Departure Warning
  • Rear Cross Traffic Alert
  • Daytime Pedestrian Detection

What BMW Body Styles Are Offered?

The BMW lineup includes sedans, coupes, convertibles, Sports Activity Coupes® and Sports Activity Vehicles®. Curious about the difference between them all? Simply call us and we'll be happy to help you understand.


What's the Difference Between a BMW & BMW M Series?

Every new BMW on the lot at our Sudbury BMW dealership is engineered to provide you with luxury comforts and performance features like no other vehicle can provide. But when you want the ultimate in performance, check out our new BMW M models for sale. "M" stands for "Motorsport" and it signifies that a BMW has been designed and created by the BMW racing division.


When Is It Time to Service My BMW?

To keep your BMW running like new, it's advised to keep up with the BMW maintenance schedule. This schedule can differ from model to model, so don't hesitate to give us a call to discuss BMW service intervals. In addition, new BMW vehicles have a system that monitors wear and mileage on certain components to inform you when it's time for auto repairs in Sudbury, MA, with our team.


What Is BMW Assist?

BMW Assist is the subscription-based emergency system that's built into new BMW models. In the event of a collision or accident, BMW Assist will put you in contact with a specialist to ensure you and your passengers are safe and being treated to medical attention if needed.


How Does BMW iDrive Work?

The BMW iDrive infotainment and connectivity system comes with every new BMW for sale. You can access all your favorite in-car apps and even contact our nearby BMW dealership in the case of an emergency by using this interface. Schedule an appointment with one of our BMW Genius team members to get a full walkthrough on how to use the iDrive system in your new BMW.


What Is a Certified Pre-Owned BMW?

BMW Certified is the special designation for used BMW models that come backed by an extensive BMW Certified Limited Warranty. To be properly certified, a pre-owned BMW has to undergo a strict evaluation process by a BMW service technician and reconditioned if necessary. That way we know every CPO BMW carries the quality that clients expect from the BMW brand.

Have another question? Contact BMW of Sudbury to speak with a member of our team. We're always here to provide detailed information about BMW performance technology or other related areas. We want to be your go-to source for everything BMW!