BMW 1 Series in Misano Blue metallic, parking under tree, three-quarter rear view.

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THE BMW 1 SERIES: MODELS, ENGINES, FEATURES AND TECHNICAL DATA

THE 1THE BMW 1 SERIES: MODELS, ENGINES, FEATURES AND TECHNICAL DATA

The BMW 1 Series stands for cleverly conceived sportiness and modern design. Explore the attractive options for the interior and exterior, dynamically optimised drive train and chassis components as well as innovative technologies and driver assistance systems. In the Technical Data section, you will find details and facts on the economical BMW 1 Series engines – from performance details such as hp, kW and Nm, via consumption and CO2 emissions, through to the dimensions of the individual models.

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MODELS AND EQUIPMENT OPTIONS.

The strong individual model versions of the BMW 1 Series.

M Sport

The M Sport package gives the vehicle an even sportier touch. In addition to a sharpened appearance in the exterior and interior, the M Sport package guarantees an increase in driving pleasure. The M Sport suspension and the M Aerodynamics package noticeably optimise the driving dynamics. 

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BMW 1 Series Model M Sport in Melbourne Red metallic, studio shot three-quarter side view.

The M Sport package gives the vehicle an even sportier touch. In addition to a sharpened appearance in the exterior and interior, the M Sport package guarantees an increase in driving pleasure. The M Sport suspension and the M Aerodynamics package noticeably optimise the driving dynamics. 

BMW 1 Series Model M Sport in Melbourne Red metallic, studio shot three-quarter front.
BMW 1 Series Model M Sport in Melbourne Red metallic, studio shot three-quarter front.
BMW 1 Series Model M Sport in Melbourne Red metallic, studio shot three-quarter rear.
BMW 1 Series Model M Sport in Melbourne Red metallic, studio shot three-quarter rear.
BMW 1 Series Model M Sport in Melbourne Red metallic, front from the side with 17" M light-alloy wheel Double-spoke 550 M style in Bicolour.
BMW 1 Series Model M Sport in Melbourne Red metallic, front from the side with 17" M light-alloy wheel Double-spoke 550 M style in Bicolour.
BMW 1 Series Model M Sport, cockpit with M Leather steering wheel.
BMW 1 Series Model M Sport, cockpit with M Leather steering wheel.
BMW 1 Series Model M Sport, interior with M Sport seats.
BMW 1 Series Model M Sport, interior with M Sport seats.
BMW 1 Series Model M Sport, interior trim finishers 'Illuminated Boston'.
BMW 1 Series Model M Sport, interior trim finishers 'Illuminated Boston'.
  • Exterior

    • M Aerodynamics package with front apron, side skirts and rear apron with diffuser insert in Black high-gloss

    • BMW kidney grille with exclusively designed vertical slats in satinised aluminium

    • 17" M light alloy wheels Double-spoke style 550 M Bicolour; other wheels available

    • M Sport suspension; other suspensions available

    • M Sport steering

    • BMW Individual high-gloss Shadow Line

    • M logo on the sides

    • Exclusive paintwork in Misano Blue metallic; other paintworks available

  • Interior

    • M door sill finishers, M driver's footrest and M pedals

    • Floor mats in Anthracite with exclusive M designation

    • Sport seats for driver and front passenger in cloth ‘Trigon’ Sensatec Black; other upholsteries available

    • M Leather steering wheel

    • Vehicle key with exclusive M designation

    • BMW Individual headliner anthraciteInstrument cluster with M specific display

    • Interior trim finishers in ‘Illuminated Boston’; other trims available

Sport Line

The Sport Line makes the vehicle appear even more dynamic. Striking design elements in black high-gloss ensure a particularly sporty appearance. The Sport seats for driver and front passenger offer maximum comfort and optimum support. 

 

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BMW 1 Series Model Sport Line in Mineral White metallic, studio shot three-quarter side view

The Sport Line makes the vehicle appear even more dynamic. Striking design elements in black high-gloss ensure a particularly sporty appearance. The Sport seats for driver and front passenger offer maximum comfort and optimum support. 

 

BMW 1 Series Model Sport Line in Mineral White metallic, studio shot three-quarter front.
BMW 1 Series Model Sport Line in Mineral White metallic, studio shot three-quarter front.
BMW 1 Series Model Sport Line in Mineral White metallic, studio shot three-quarter rear.
BMW 1 Series Model Sport Line in Mineral White metallic, studio shot three-quarter rear.
BMW 1 Series Model Sport Line in Mineral White metallic, side view of front with 17'' light-alloy wheel Double-spoke 549 style.
BMW 1 Series Model Sport Line in Mineral White metallic, side view of front with 17'' light-alloy wheel Double-spoke 549 style.
BMW 1 Series Model Sport Line, cockpit with Sport leather steering wheel.
BMW 1 Series Model Sport Line, cockpit with Sport leather steering wheel.
BMW 1 Series Model Sport Line, interior with sports seats for driver and front passenger.
BMW 1 Series Model Sport Line, interior with sports seats for driver and front passenger.
BMW 1 Series Model Sport Line, interior trim finishers 'Illuminated Berlin'.
BMW 1 Series Model Sport Line, interior trim finishers 'Illuminated Berlin'.
  • Exterior

    • BMW kidney grille with exclusively designed vertical slats in black high-gloss

    • Front bumper with specific design elements in black high-gloss

    • Lateral air intakes at the front in black high-gloss

    • 17" light alloy wheels Double-spoke style 549; other wheels available

    • Mirror caps in body colour, optionally in Black

    • BMW Individual high-gloss Shadow Line

    • Rear bumper with specific design elements in Black high-gloss

  • Interior

    • Door sill finishers in plastic Black with aluminium inserts and "BMW" designation

    • Sport seats for driver and front passenger in Cloth/Sensatec combination Anthracite with accent Grey, optionally accent Orange; other upholsteries available

    • Sport leather steering wheel

    • Decorative stitching on the upper portion of the instrument panel

    • Interior trim finishers in ‘Illuminated Berlin’; other trims available

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 model with Sport Line. 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 Model Sport Line in Mineral White metallic, three-quarter side view, driving.
Double kidney grille of the BMW 1 Series Model Sport Line in Mineral White metallic.

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.
LED headlights of the BMW 1 Series Model Sport Line in Mineral White metallic.

LED headlights.

From the daytime running lights to the low-beams and high-beams, all of the functions in the LED headlights have a longer lifespan and save more energy thanks to LED technology. The dynamic, flat headlights feature increased visibility at night and in bad weather thanks to excellent illumination with a light colour similar to daylight.
BMW 1 Series Model Sport Line with Black mirror caps.

Mirror caps in Black.

The mirror caps are painted Black high-gloss instead of in the body colour. They visually emphasise the vehicle's athletic character and create a striking individual impression.
BMW 1 Series Model Sport Line with BMW Individual high-gloss Shadow Line.

BMW Individual high-gloss Shadow Line.

BMW Individual high-gloss Shadow Line includes numerous equipment details in black high-gloss. These include the window recess finishers, the window surrounds and guides, the B-pillars as well as the exterior mirror frames, the mirror base, blade and mirror foot.
2-part rear lights of the BMW 1 Series Model Sport Line.

Rear lights.

The 2-part rear lights with sculptural exterior geometry are designed using conventional lighting technology. They each have a lighting element in the body and tailgate part of the light and thus optimise the loading width. In addition, the rear lights have, among other things, a reversing light with LED reflector technology.
Tailpipe trim of the BMW 1 Series Model Sport Line.

Tailpipe trim.

The 90 mm tailpipe trim (on the left in 3-cylinder engines, on the left and right in 4-cylinder engines) sets an optical accent and emphasises the vehicle’s sporty character.
Cockpit of the BMW 1 Series Model Sport Line with Sport leather steering wheel.

Sport leather steering wheel.

The black Sport leather steering wheel with three spokes features a galvanised decorative trim. A thick rim and contoured thumb rests provide an exceptionally pleasant, high-grip feel.
Cockpit of the BMW 1 Series Model Sport Line with sports seats for driver and front passenger.

Sport seats.

The Sport seats for driver and front passenger are characterised by seat and backrest bolsters that are larger than those on the standard seats and, together with adjustable thigh support, for excellent ergonomics and better lateral support during fast cornering. In addition to the seat depth (mechanical), the backrest width (electric) can also be adjusted on the driver's seat.
BMW 1 Series Model Sport Line, interior trim finishers 'Illuminated Berlin'.

Front door sill finishers.

You and your front passenger are welcomed by front door sill finishers with the BMW designation as soon as you get in. The BMW designation becomes a design element on the black inlay on the front left and right door sills.
BMW 1 Series Model Sport Line, interior trim finishers 'Illuminated Berlin'.

Interior trim finishers 'Illuminated Berlin'.

The interior trim finishers 'Illuminated Berlin' with 'High Matt' accent on the dashboard and door trim lend the interior a progressive ambience with a high sense of value. The shimmering pattern of the discreetly backlit finishers creates both an attractive as well as a pleasant atmosphere in the vehicle.
BMW 1 Series 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.

DRIVING DYNAMICS.

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

Whether for powerful acceleration, agile handling or safe roadholding – the 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 M TwinPower Turbo 4-cylinder petrol engine.

BMW M135i xDrive engine.

A top athlete conveying pure driving pleasure: The M TwinPower Turbo 4-cylinder petrol engine in the BMW M135i xDrive is particularly powerful because it is equipped with new pistons, a larger turbocharger, optimised intake air routing, a high-performance cooling package and a flap-controlled M exhaust system.
BMW 1 Series 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, 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.

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 with Adaptive suspension.

Adaptive suspension.

The adaptive suspension makes it possible to adjust the damper characteristics to suit the driving situation and combines ride comfort and driving dynamics with the best possible safety. Via the Driving Experience Control, you can choose the standard COMFORT mode or the SPORT mode.

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 in Misano Blue metallic, side view parking with woman in foreground.
BMW 1 Series 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 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 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.
The BMW Head-Up Display in the 1 Series BMW.

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 all-new BMW 1 Series.

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 7.0 can also be operated via the iDrive Touch Controller.
The smart voice control system BMW Intelligent Personal Assistant of the BMW 1 Series.

BMW Intelligent Personal Assistant.

‘Hey, BMW. Who are you?’ Wouldn’t it be incredible if your BMW also came with a personal assistant? Communicate with your vehicle using the BMW Intelligent Personal Assistant. It knows you, gets better every day and helps out whatever the situation. You can assign your own personal activation word. It can explain everything about your car and helps you to get to know your BMW even better.
Remote Software Upgrade in the all-new BMW 1 Series.

Remote Software Upgrade.

Do you want your BMW to be up to date with the latest software? With Remote Software Upgrade, your BMW will always be like new. Upgrades are installed over-the-air, just as they are for your smartphone. In this way, other functions in your vehicle can also be activated.
Remote Services of the BMW 1 Series.

Remote Services.

Did I lock my car doors? Where exactly is it parked? Remote Services allows you to access your vehicle from a distance using the BMW Connected app. Flash your headlights, activate the climate control function inside your vehicle or lock your BMW from anywhere using your smartphone.
Telephony with wireless charging in the BMW 1 Series.

Telephony with wireless charging.

Telephony with wireless charging incorporates a wireless charging dock and a second microphone for a better hands-free voice quality for you and your front passenger. A roof aerial connection improves mobile reception. Two mobile telephones and an audio player can be connected simultaneously via Bluetooth. Also included is the technical capacity for a WiFi hotspot.
The all-new 1 Series BMW with Wi-Fi Hotspot.

Wi-Fi Hotspot.

Take part in video conference calls on your tablet or stream the final episode of your favourite series on your smartphone. The Wi-Fi Hotspot is a way to go online with LTE speed (if available) using the SIM card installed in your vehicle. You and your fellow passengers can surf the Web on up to ten devices.
The 1 Series BMW with Preparation for Apple CarPlay®.

Preparation for Apple CarPlay®.

Why go without the features of your iPhone in your BMW when you can continue operating it as usual? The Preparation for Apple CarPlay® gives you remote access to telephony as well as apps like iMessage, WhatsApp, TuneIn, Spotify and Apple Music. You can also use the voice button on the steering wheel to access Siri, Apple’s voice assistant.

THE BMW 1 SERIES 128ti.

Design and driving dynamics of the BMW 1 Series 128ti.

Its striking appearance and technical details make the BMW 128ti a particularly sporty representative of the model range. Matching its striking model-specific design elements, its petrol engine with BMW TwinPower Turbo technology and the differential lock on the front axle ensure driving dynamics of the highest standard.

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.

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

Model designation.

The 128ti designation on the rear is an indication of the vehicle's high driving dynamic potential.
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 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.
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 BMW 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.
BMW 1 Series 128ti F40 M Sport braking system, red high-gloss

M Sport braking system, red high-gloss.

The M Sport brake with multi-piston brake calipers in Red high-gloss and M designation delivers exceptional braking performance. Adapted to the vehicle's very high dynamic potential, it also allows an exceptional athletic driving style and excellent braking on wet surfaces.
BMW 1 Series 128ti F40 Air curtains

Air curtains.

The air curtains in Red underline the athletic character of the vehicle. The targeted airflow significantly reduces air turbulence in the wheel arches and ensures channelling of the air stream – thus reducing drag.

Fuel consumption and CO2 emissions of the BMW 1 Series.

BMW M135i xDrive:
Fuel consumption in l/100 km (combined): 7.5
CO2 emissions in g/km (combined): 171

BMW 128ti:
Fuel consumption in l/100 km (combined): 6.8
CO2 emissions in g/km (combined): 156

 


Images show optional equipment, screens and displays depend on equipment options.


The information on fuel consumption, CO2 emissions and energy consumption has been determined in accordance with the prescribed measurement procedure VO (EU) 715/2007 in the version applicable at the time of type approval. The figures refer to a vehicle with basic configuration in Germany and the range shown considers optional equipment and the different size of wheels and tyres available on the selected model.

 

The values are already based on the new WLTP regulation and are translated back into NEDC-equivalent values in order to ensure the comparison between the vehicles. For vehicle related taxes or other duties based (at least inter alia) on CO2-emissions the CO2 values may differ to the values stated here.

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