2011 BMW 528i: Split Screen Radio/Navi
May 13, 2011
Our long-term 2011 BMW 528i has an available split Radio and Navi screen. This is the screen I prefer to use during everyday driving: radio as the primary display and the Navi heading my secondary display, even if I have not targeted a destination.
A few other companies have this type of display available, but BMW does it best with their 60/40 ratio of the split, clear graphics, and fairly easy to re-configure split portions of the display.
Can your vehicle present a split display, and what do you show on each side?
Albert Austria, Senior VE Engineer @ 11,900 miles
Friday bonus! Rare LA car sighting on the jump.
This rare bird is a Ferrari Testarossa Spyder. It's mid-to-late 80's MY, but it's tough to determine the exact year with the aftermarket wheels (factory wheels were originally center-lock, then migrated to 5-bolt).
Also, this version has the twin mirrors mounted at the base of the A-pillar instead of the "Flying" single or twin mirrors in the middle of the A-pillars.
A pretty car, and smaller in size than my recollection.