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"

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