With an outstanding and advanced design language, the BMW 1 Series distinguishes itself from the crowd at the very first glance. The same holds true for its superior interior, defined as open and modern. With efficient engines and the front-wheel drive now premiering in the BMW 1 Series. State-of-the-art chassis technologies guarantee an ultimate driving experience, full of dynamics and agility. While innovative technologies and driver assistance systems ensure you always reach your destination safely and comfortably.

OWN IT.

Explore the sporty exterior and interior design of the BMW 1 Series.

Authority that is instantly recognisable: the design of the BMW 1 Series leaves a powerful impression both inside and outside. Starting with the dynamic front with its large double kidney grille and broad front apron. Clearly defined contours run parallel to the flowing roof line through to the distinctive rear. The premium character of the BMW 1 Series continues into the interior. Here passengers can enjoy a generously proportioned and open atmosphere of well-being. The cockpit impresses with ergonomically optimised equipment features and its systematically implemented driver-orientation.

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DESIGN.

High-quality equipment features for the exterior and interior of the BMW 1 Series.

Explore the sporty design options of the BMW 1 Series. With the high-quality equipment options for exterior and interior, you can design your vehicle entirely to match your taste and personal preference.
BMW 1 Series F40 Model Sport Line in Mineral White metallic, three-quarter side view, driving
BMW 1 Series F40 double kidney grille

Double kidney grille.

The characteristic double kidney grille is designed as a connected element and features a kidney grille frame in Chrome high-gloss and vertical slats in black high-gloss. As the central visual highlight, it underlines the presence and aesthetics of the vehicle in the front view.
BMW 1 Series F40 Model Sport Line with M high-gloss Shadow Line

M high-gloss Shadow Line.

M High-gloss Shadow Line including window frame surround, Hoffmeister kink and exterior mirror cover base.
Tailpipe trim of the BMW 1 Series F40 Model Sport Line

Tailpipe trim.

The 90 mm tailpipe trim sets an optical accent and emphasises the vehicle’s sporty character.
BMW 1 Series F40 Model Sport Line with Panorama glass roof

Panorama glass roof.

When open, the Panorama glass roof provides a great deal of fresh air. Closed, it creates a bright, light-flooded atmosphere in the interior. It opens and closes completely automatically at the push of a button or with the vehicle key and is equipped with slide and lift functions, a roller sunblind and wind deflector.
BMW 1 Series 128ti F40 M leather steering wheel with contrast stitching

M leather steering wheel with contrast stitching.

The M leather steering wheel with multifunction buttons, an M badge and an integrated driver-side airbag is featured in three-spoke design. With a steering wheel rim in leather 'Walknappa' Black with red contrast stitching* and contoured thumb rests, it provides a direct, athletic steering experience. *Contrast stitching only applicable for 128ti.

DRIVING DYNAMICS.

Drive train, chassis and M Sport steering of the BMW 1 Series.

Whether for powerful acceleration, agile handling or safe roadholding – 1 Series BMW turns every trip into a highlight thanks to its efficient engine and a set of dynamic drive train and chassis components. Explore selected driving dynamics features and configure your tailor-made BMW 1 Series.
BMW 1 Series F40 with M Sports steering

M Sports steering.

The M Sports steering with Servotronic creates a direct and agile steering response and reduces steering effort. Your vehicle can be directed more precisely, offering highly athletic handling characteristics, particularly on winding roads.
BMW 1 Series F40, 8-speed Steptronic Sport transmission

Steptronic Sport transmission.

The 8-speed Steptronic Sport transmission offers incredibly sporty gear changes. Whether automatic or manual using gearshift paddles or gear lever – for comfortable coasting or incredibly dynamic driving. In SPORT mode and with the gear lever in the left-hand S/M position, the gear shifts are configured for the maximum performance.
Intelligent BMW xDrive all-wheel drive system in the BMW 1 Series F40

BMW xDrive.

The intelligent BMW xDrive all-wheel drive system smoothly and variably distributes drive power to the front and rear wheels for maximum traction, driving dynamics and safety in every driving situation. For even better agility, the electronically controlled power distribution for instance counterbalances oversteer or understeer on bends.
BMW 1 Series F40 in Misano Blue metallic, side view in a parking bay

DRIVER ASSISTANCE AND CONNECTIVITY.

Intelligent technologies and driver assistance systems in the BMW 1 Series.

Operate the on-board computer by gesture control, have your vehicle move into its parking space independently or ask the intelligent voice assistant for the next filling station. The BMW 1 Series offers you a large number of helpful functions, digital services and driver assistance systems – for a maximum of comfort and safety.
BMW 1 Series F40 in Misano Blue metallic, side view parking with woman in foreground
BMW 1 Series F40 Control Display with the driver assistance system Driving Assistant

Driving Assistant.

The safety package Driving Assistant includes the camera-based systems front collision warning with braking function, Speed Limit Assist incl. Speed Limit Info with No-overtaking indicator with preview and Lane Departure Warning. Additionally, the radar-based equipment includes Crossing traffic warning rear, Lane Change Warning and Rear collision warning.
BMW 1 Series F40 with the practical parking aid Parking Assistant

Parking Assistant.

Parking Assistant makes parking the vehicle easier. The Rear View camera provides a clearer view behind the vehicle. Active Park Distance Control offers increased protection against damage caused by parking. Parking Assistant parks the vehicle automatically, parallel or perpendicular to the street, and leaves parallel parking spaces. The Reversing Assistant supports you when reversing, e.g. in narrow lanes.
BMW 1 Series F40 with BMW Gesture Control

BMW Gesture Control.

With BMW Gesture Control, certain functions can be operated by means of defined hand movements. For selected operations the system will for example recognise gestures such as 'swiping' or 'pointing' for accepting or rejecting an incoming call. Volume can be adjusted by circular motions of the index finger.
BMW 1 Series F40, BMW Head-Up Display

BMW Head-Up Display.

The large, full-colour BMW Head-Up Display projects information relevant to the journey directly into the driver's field of vision, thereby allowing them to fully concentrate on driving. Information such as the current speed, navigation directions, Speed Limit Info including no-overtaking indicator, along with telephone and entertainment lists are displayed, depending on the equipment.
BMW Live Cockpit Professional display combination in the BMW 1 Series F40

BMW Live Cockpit Professional.

The BMW Live Cockpit Professional with navigation function includes two high-quality displays consisting of a high-resolution 10.25" Control Display that can be operated by touch and a fully digital 10.25" instrument display. The BMW Operating System 7 can also be operated via the iDrive Touch Controller.
The smart voice control system BMW Intelligent Personal Assistant of the BMW 1 Series F40

BMW Intelligent Personal Assistant.

Wouldn't it be incredible if your BMW was also your personal vehicle expert? Communicate with your vehicle using the BMW Intelligent Personal Assistant. Say natural commands to operate numerous vehicle functions. It can also explain topics about your vehicle and helps you to get to know your BMW even better.
Remote Software Upgrade in the all-new BMW 1 Series F40

Remote Software Upgrade.

The latest software version always on board. With Remote Software Upgrade, your BMW will always be up to date. You can simply download the upgrades via the My BMW App or via the SIM card installed in the vehicle and then install them. In this way, other available functions in your BMW are also activated.
The 1 Series BMW with Smartphone Integration

Smartphone Integration.

Why go without the features of your smartphone in your BMW when you can continue operating it as usual? With smartphone integration, your vehicle supports Apple CarPlay and Android Auto by means of a wireless connection between your smartphone and the vehicle. This allows you to conveniently use familiar functions and various apps in the vehicle.

MODELS AND EQUIPMENT OPTIONS.

The strong individual model versions of the BMW 1 Series.

Model M Sport

  • 18” M light alloy wheels Double-spoke style 819 M Bicolour
  • M Sport suspension including M Sport steering; other suspensions available
  • Sport seats for driver and front passenger in Trigon Cloth/ Black Sensatec; other upholsteries available
  • M leather steering wheel
BMW 1 Series F40 Model M Sport in Melbourne Red metallic, three-quarter side view

THE BMW 1 SERIES 128ti.

Performance and character unite in the BMW 1 Series 128ti.

The BMW 128ti heralds a new era of the "ti" after more than 15 years. With exclusive design features inside and out including distinct red highlights, its sporty aesthetic is matched by exceptional performance capabilities. With 0-100km/h in 6.3 seconds, front-wheel drive and M sport brakes as standard, this compact sports model is an accomplished drive ready to thrill.
BMW 1 Series 128ti F40, three-quarter rear view driving
BMW 1 Series 128ti F40 Side skirt with ti decal

Side skirt with ti decal.

The side skirt with red accent and the ti decal artfully emphasise the sporty look of the vehicle.
BMW 1 Series 128ti F40 18" M light alloy wheels Y-spoke style 553 M Bicolour with performance tyres

18" M light alloy wheels Y-spoke style 553 M Bicolour with performance tyres.

18" M light alloy wheels Y-spoke style 553 M Bicolour Orbit Grey metallic with performance tyres, gloss-lathed, wheel size 8J x 18 with 225/40 R18 tyres.
BMW 1 Series 128ti F40 Interior design features

Interior design features.

The interior has a distinctly sporty and elegant atmosphere thanks to 128ti specific design features. This is guaranteed by details such as the M leather steering wheel with red contrast stitching, the exclusive sport seats with red accents, the matching exclusive floor mats with red edging and the embroidered ti logo on the centre armrest.
BMW 1 Series F40 128ti 100% sDrive & Slip Differential

100% sDrive & Slip Differential.

Fitted as standard in the BMW 1 Series 128ti, the slip differential improves traction and driving stability of the vehicle when accelerating out of bends, at high cornering speeds and on different road surfaces by distributing the driving force between the front wheels to match the situation. Self-assured and dynamic driving characteristics are the result.
BMW 1 Series 128ti F40 BMW 128ti engine

BMW 128ti engine.

A compact athlete conveying pure driving pleasure: The TwinPower Turbo 4-cylinder petrol engine in the BMW 128ti is powerful because it is equipped with new pistons, a larger turbocharger, optimised intake air routing and a flap-controlled exhaust system.
BMW 1 Series 128ti F40 M Sport suspension

M Sport suspension.

M Sport suspension lowers the vehicle by approximately ten millimetres. It also features shorter suspension springs and tighter, 128ti specific damper settings, as well as harder stabilisers. Combined together, they result in a more direct suspension design, which enables a distinctly sporty driving style.
BMW 1 Series 128ti F40 Steering

Steering.

The steering with 128ti specific settings ensures a direct and agile steering response. The vehicle can be directed more precisely, offering highly athletic handling characteristics, particularly on winding roads.

TECHNICAL DATA OF THE BMW 1 SERIES.

The BMW 128ti.

Engine power in kW at 1/min:

103/4,600-6,500

Acceleration 0–100 km/h in s:

8.5

Fuel consumption combined in l/100 km:

6.3

CO2 combined emissions in g/km:

143

BMW 1 Series F40 in Misano Blue metallic, three-quarter rear view driving