1-Series Coupé tested - specifications

 BMW 135i M SportAudi TT 3.2 V6 S tronicVW Golf GTI Edition 30
On the road price/total as tested"£29,745/£35,985""£30,940/£36,255""£22,322/£25,342"
"Residual value (after 3yrs/36,000)"N/A/N/A"£18,440/59.6 per cent""£11,875/53.2 per cent"
Running costs/contract hire82.0ppm/£54684.3ppm/£54275.1ppm/£479
Annual tax liability std/higher rate"£2,029/£3,688""£2,110/£3,836""£1,228/£2,232"
"Annual fuel cost (12,000 miles)""£1,910""£1,931""£1,737"
Insurance group/quote 19/£80018/£57818/£620
Cost of 1st/2nd/3rd service£495 (service inclusive)£220/£260/£220£140/£270/£140
Length/wheelbase "4,360/2,660mm""4,178/2,468mm""4,216/2,578mm"
Height/width"1,408/1,748mm""1,352/1,842mm""1,469/1,759mm"
Engine"6cyl in-line/2,979cc""V6/3,189cc""4cyl in-line/1,984cc turbo"
Peak power"302/5,800bhp/rpm""247/6,300bhp/rpm""227/5,500bhp/rpm"
Peak torque"400/1,300Nm/rpm""320/2,500Nm/rpm""300/2,200Nm/rpm"
Transmission"6-spd, man/rwd""6-spd, seq auto/4wd""6-spd, man/fwd"
Fuel tank capacity/spare wheel 53 litres/run-flats60 litres/foam sealant55 litres/space-saver
Boot capacity (seats up/down)370/815 litres290/700 litres"350/1,305 litres"
Kerbweight/payload/towing weight"1,560/440kg""1,430/400kg""1,357/503kg"
Turning circle/drag coefficient10.7 metres/0.32Cd11.0 metres/0.30Cd10.9 metres/0.32Cd
Basic warranty (miles)/recovery"3yrs (60,000)/1yr BMW""3yrs (60,000)/3yrs RAC""3yrs (60,000)/1yr VW "
Service intervals/UK dealers Variable/155Variable/133Variable/259
0-60/30-70/0-100mph5.1/4.7/12.5 secs5.7/5.3/14.7 secs6.4/5.4/15.0 secs
30-50mph in 3rd/4th 2.9/3.9 secs3.0/4.2 secs2.9/4.2 secs
50-70mph in 5th/6th 4.9/6.1 secs5.7/8.2 secs5.3/7.3 secs
Top speed 155mph155mph152mph
Braking 70-0/60-0/30-0mph 46.5/34.5/8.5 metres47.7/35.0/8.9 metres48.4/35.8/9.1 metres
Noise levels outside/idle/30/70mph62/44/61/70dB59/42/64/72dB61/40/62/71dB
Auto Express economy/range28.1mpg/328 miles27.8mpg/367 miles30.9mpg/374 miles
Govt urban/extra-urban/combined 21.7/40.4/30.7mpg21.9/38.7/30.1mpg25.0/44.8/34.4mpg
CO2 emissions/tax bracket220g/km/31 per cent224g/km/31 per cent194g/km/25 per cent
Airbags/Isofix/parking/rain sensorsSix/yes/yes/yesFour/yes/£300/£450^^Six/yes/£315/yes
Clim cont/leather/electric/heat seatsYes/£990/£890/£230Yes/yes/£725/yes"Yes/£1,645/no/£225"
Adaptive susp/met paint/xenon lightsNo/£440/£560"£1,150/£500/£975"No/£365/£750
Auto gearbox/stability/cruise controlYes^/yes/£180Yes/yes/£215"£1,330/yes/£270"
Elec sunroof/voice control/keyless£675/£285/£425No/£385*/no£515/no/no
Multifunc steering/split/fold seatsYes/yes/yes£180/yes/yes£370/yes/yes
Sat-nav/CD changer/MP3/Bluetooth"£1,840/£295/yes/£535""£1,650/£320/£150/£385* ""£1,845*/£1,845*/£275/no"

Most Popular

15 Tesla Supercharger sites open to non-Tesla vehicles in the UK
Tesla Supercharger
Tesla

15 Tesla Supercharger sites open to non-Tesla vehicles in the UK

Pilot scheme to open up Tesla-only charging network to all electric cars lands at selected UK locations
18 May 2022
Shell and ABB team up to deliver world’s fastest electric car charger
Shell charger
News

Shell and ABB team up to deliver world’s fastest electric car charger

New Shell and ABB-developed Terra 360 EV charger can add 62 miles of range in less than three minutes
16 May 2022
New 2022 BMW 3 Series facelift revealed with updated look inside and out
BMW 3 Series - front
BMW 3 Series

New 2022 BMW 3 Series facelift revealed with updated look inside and out

The BMW 3 Series' mid-life update features a revised design and improved technology, but we’ll have to wait until the next generation for a full EV
18 May 2022