Once you’ve set eyes on the BMW 1 Series 3-door, you won’t forget it. This striking compact model is characterised by a spirited elegance and a sporty character that is borne out by its athletic design. Powerful engines ensure unforgettable, dynamic moments, with the portfolio ranging from the sporty and efficient BMW TwinPower Turbo 3-cylinder petrol and diesel engines to spirited BMW TwinPower Turbo 4-cylinder engines and culminating in the M Performance TwinPower Turbo inline 6-cylinder petrol engine in the BMW M135i.
Whichever engine you choose, you’ll be sure to have a drive train that is unequalled in the compact class. This is due in no small part to the BMW EfficientDynamics technologies, including the Automatic Start/Stop function, Optimum Shift Indicator and Brake Energy Regeneration.
The same engines are used in the BMW 1 Series 5-door, which, thanks to its ergonomic interior with countless storage possibilities as well as a flexible luggage compartment, is the ideal automobile for everyday use. A manual 6-speed transmission or an 8-speed Steptronic transmission ensures sensational agility. With the Urban Line, Sport Line and M Sport packages, a more personal touch is guaranteed. Thanks to intelligent communication and entertainment solutions from BMW ConnectedDrive, the BMW 1 Series 5-door is transformed into the interface between individual mobility and day-to-day activities. And enriches you on your way to achieving new goals.
M genes included: The BMW M Performance TwinPower Turbo petrol engine in the BMW M135i 3-door and M135i 5-door is impressively efficient: the inline 6-cylinder engine produces 240 kW (326 hp) with a maximum torque of 450 Nm – with surprisingly low consumption and emission values. With a combined consumption of 7.5 l/100 km and 175 g/km of CO2 emissions, the BMW M135i with 8-speed Steptronic transmission is the most economical engine compared to the competition. The irresistible dynamics of BMW M Performance Automobiles is further emphasised by a variety of striking details on the outside and inside alike. In short, these vehicles offer an exhilarating combination of sheer dynamism, comfort and everyday usability.
Electric and electrifying: every detail, every characteristic, everything in the BMW i3 with eDrive is designed to complement vibrant city life. Powered by its fully emission-free electric motor, the BMW i3 guarantees urbane mobility where a city car needs it most: in city centres with restrictions already in place for certain vehicles. From an ecological perspective, the BMW i3 impresses with its breath-taking acceleration, from low speeds or even from standstill - and with the BMW i3 (94 Ah) high-voltage battery (lithium-ion high-voltage battery) with a NEDC range (New European Driving Cycle) of up to 300 km (200 km in everyday operation), it covers all destinations even in the catchment area of a metropolis. And also allows convenient overland trips without concern about the range.
Whether you are looking for a new or used BMW compact car, financing or leasing, test drive or dealer inquiry – this page will give you all the facts about the BMW compact cars.