Kind of disappointing that they are keeping the interior design so much the same. Maybe the next-gen X1 will get some new 3er love, too? The X1's design is very long-in-the-tooth already. Couldn't the main dash at least get the newest digital display module, too?
Unlikely. I looked into updating my 2018 ID6 with touchscreen and wireless CarPlay to allow full-screen Waze, and apparently my firmware version is not supported by the widely-advertised coding mod, to even achieve that seemingly easy alteration! If my iDrive is "too old," and it's newer than the 2018 X1's, I highly doubt iDrive7 is a possibility for you (or me).
FWIW, I have NBTevo_L172521, Software Version: 111162.3.213
(Version on the 2018 MINI Countryman with Nav Pro)
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