BMW 1 Series featured here is the second generation with facelift and xDrive all-wheel drive system. BMW 1 Series is the first car from BMW that introduced BMW Lines – special design and equipment elements that are an alternative for the standard look or the well-known M Sports Package.


Details

Make: BMW

Model: BMW 1 Series / BMW 120d xDrive

Production: 2011- (facelifted starting 2015)

Body type: 5-door hatchback, 5 seats

VIN: WBA1T1103QP758127

Price without VAT: 43,898 Euros

Engine: 2.0-litre (1,995 cc) 4-cylinder turbocharged engine, longitudinal, with BMW TwinPower Turbo technology (turbocharger with variable inlet geometry, common rail direct injection with selenoid valve injectors, maximum injection pressure: 2,000 bar). The maximum output is 140 kW / 190 PS/hp at 4,000 rpm and peak torque is 400 Nm (approx. 295 lb-ft) available between 1,750 and 2,500 rpm.

Gearbox: 8-speed Steptronic transmission and xDrive (all-wheel drive, AWD)

Tyres: Bridgestone Potenza 225/40 R18 88Y (front) and 245/35 R18 88Y (rear)

Acceleration 0-100 km/h (0-62 mph): 6.8 seconds

Top speed: 222 km/h

Declared average fuel consumption: 4.7 liters of diesel per 100 km

Emissions: EU6, 124 g CO2/km

Fuel tank (l): 52

Dimensions (mm): L 4,329 / w 1,765 / h 1,421

Luggage compartment capacity (l): 360-1,200

Wheelbase (mm): 2,690

Weight (DIN/EU): 1,455 kg / 1,530 kg

Cd: 0.31

Front suspension: Aluminium double-joint struts, coil springs.

Rear suspension: Five-link axle in lightweight steel construction with double elastic bearing.


Main standard equipment

Airbags for driver and front passenger, side airbags for driver and front passenger, head airbags for front and rear seats, three-point inertia-reel seatbelts on all seats with belt latch tensioner and belt force limiter at the front, Tyre Pressure Monitor. Also DSC, including ABS and DTC (Dynamic Traction Control), CBC (cornering brake control), DBC (dynamic brake control).


Main optional equipment (price in euro, without VAT)

Mineral Grey Metallic Paint (555); Leather Dakota Oyster (882); Urban Line (2,555), Professional Infotainment System (1,555); Servotronic (84); heated steering wheel (160); adaptive M suspension (924); Chrome Line Exterior (168); Rear View Camera (336); interior and side mirrors with anti-dazzle function (412); electrically adjustable front seats with memory for driver’s seat (798); Sport seats (412); lumbar support for driver and front passenger (235); heated front seats (277); automatic air conditioning system (462); driving assistant (437); HiFi loudspeaker system (244); BMW Apps (126); 18-inch alloy wheels (1,260); front and rear Park Distance Control PDC (168); Adaptive LED headlights (1,353); convenience telephony with extended smartphone connectivity (336); Speed Limit Info (269).


Comments

+ very good torsional rigidity and no torsion noise
+ precise suspension
+ very precise steering
+ fast transmission
+ very good engine performance
+ good fuel economy

– noisy suspension (due to 18-inch wheels)
– no backlight for instrument cluster during daytime (poor readability in cloudy weather or when passing trough forests)


Driven by Adrian M. for 846 km, 7.7 l/100 km average fuel consumption, 4,582 km total mileage of the car.


Filmed at AFI Palace Cotroceni


BMW 120d xDrive photos

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