It was time: the BMW 1 Series Sedan created exclusively for China. It will be sold with various mechanical options that reach up to 231 hp; but it is not intended for a sporty but everyday driving, hence that has a lot of driving aids.
It was time to unveil the BMW 1 Seriessedan which will only be sold in China.
The BMW 1 Series Sedan is inspired by the conceptpresented by the brand last year at the Guangzhou Motor Show,event ahead where the arrival of this release. But yes,the BMW Compact Sedan Concept, the prototype presented then wasmuch more attractive than the production version.
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1 Series sedan is the work of BMW BrillianceAutomotive Ltd. (BBA), which has taken special care to respondto the tastes of Chinese customers, completing his periodtest almost exclusively in China.
Measured along mmde 4456; 1,803 mm wide and1446 mm high. Short overhangs, with a long hood andlong wheelbase give it a sporty look.
The interior has been designed with thedriver comfort and provides a different configuration dependingIn the case of the three-or five-door.
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Several mechanical options for the BMW 1 Series sedan
It seems that BMW has put a lot of careto meet the needs of Chinese drivers. BySo the list of mechanical options 1 Series sedan is long:
- 125i. With a 2.0-liter enginefour-cylinder with 231 hp. Coupled to a gearbox 8speed Steptronic, 125i sedan can reach from 0 to 100 km / hin 6.8 seconds and a top speed of 250 km / h.
- 120i. It moves with the same engineabove but power is 192 hp. Its performance: 0-100km / h in 7.5 seconds, maximum speed of 235 km / h.
- 118i. The engine range is completedwith the gasoline engine 3 cylinder 1.5 liter and 136 hp.This entry-level model features an automatic gearboxsix-speed reaches 100 km / h from standstill in 9.4seconds .
But the BMW 1 Series sedan has nopurely sporting orientation. So its mechanical strengthincludes powerful disc brakes, electromechanical power steeringsupported by Servotronic and dynamic controlstability.
To increase the confor occupant AirAutomatic conditioning with air filtering option veryeffective (given the high levels of contamination suffered bycountry), collision warning, emergency brake assistant cityparking.