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BMW 1 Series Hatchback

BMW 1 Series review
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BMW 1 Series

BMW 1 Series review

The BMW 1 Series is one of the best premium hatchbacks on sale, offering a combination of performance, efficiency and driver thrills
6 Jul 2020
BMW 118i M Sport: long-term test review
BMW 1 Series Hatchback

BMW 118i M Sport: long-term test review

Final report: our BMW 118i hatch offers the upmarket appeal and fun drive that the firm is famous for
29 Apr 2020
New BMW 1 Series 2019 review
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BMW 1 Series Hatchback

New BMW 1 Series 2019 review

The new BMW 1 Series has switched to front-wheel drive, but it feels more sophisticated than ever from behind the wheel
6 Jan 2020
BMW 1 Series (2012-2019) review
BMW 116d EfficientDynamics - cornering
BMW 1 Series Hatchback

BMW 1 Series (2012-2019) review

It's not the roomiest small hatch, but fun handling and efficient running make up for it
3 Oct 2019
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New BMW M135i 2019 review
BMW M135i 2019
BMW 1 Series Hatchback

New BMW M135i 2019 review

BMW's M135i 1 Series hot hatch moves to XDrive all-wheel drive in its latest all-new form. What's it like on the road?
17 Jul 2019
New BMW 118d Sport 2019 review
BMW 1 Series 2019 front tracking
BMW 1 Series Hatchback

New BMW 118d Sport 2019 review

BMW's 1 Series family hatch has gone front-wheel drive. What does that mean for its rivalry with the A3 and A-Class?
16 Jul 2019
Used BMW 1 Series
Used BMW 1 Series - front
BMW 1 Series Hatchback

Used BMW 1 Series

A full used buyer’s guide on the BMW 1 Series covering the 1 Series Mk1 (2004-2011) and 1 Series Mk2 (2011-date)
31 Jul 2017

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New BMW M140i review
BMW M140i - front
BMW 1 Series Hatchback

New BMW M140i review

The BMW 1 Series hatch is hotter than ever in M140i guise with 335bhp pumping through those rear wheels. But is it any good?
17 Oct 2016
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BMW 1 Series Direct Water Injection prototype review
BMW 1 Series Direct Water Injection - front action
BMW 1 Series Hatchback

BMW 1 Series Direct Water Injection prototype review

BMW's DWI water injection tech can deliver 8% efficiency and 10% power boosts to the 1 Series' petrol engine
2 Jul 2015
BMW 116d EfficientDynamics review
BMW 116d EfficientDynamics - cornering
BMW 1 Series Hatchback

BMW 116d EfficientDynamics review

We test the BMW 1 Series in its hyper-green EfficientDynamics Plus guise.
1 May 2015
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BMW 1 Series xDrive diesel review
BMW 1 Series Hatchback

BMW 1 Series xDrive diesel review

Facelift aims to keep premium hatch at the top of the class. Will it succeed?
18 Mar 2015
BMW 1 Series Sport review
BMW 120d xDrive front tracking
BMW 1 Series Hatchback

BMW 1 Series Sport review

Mid-spec BMW 1 Series Sport models could well be the pick of the range
17 Dec 2014
New BMW 1 Series facelift spotted out in the open
BMW 1 Series

New BMW 1 Series facelift spotted out in the open

BMW 1 Series is getting a mid-life facelift, shown here on the range-topping M135i, ahead of its debut in autumn
27 Jun 2014
BMW 1 Series
BMW 1 Series Hatchback

BMW 1 Series

£259 per month with a £3,443 deposit (5.9 per cent APR)
10 Oct 2013
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New Volkswagen Golf vs rivals
Volkswagen Golf Hatchback

New Volkswagen Golf vs rivals

We pit the Mk7 Volkswagen Golf against its premium rivals, the Audi A3, BMW 1 Series and Mercedes A-Class
8 Mar 2013
BMW M135i vs Subaru WRX STi track test
BMW 1 Series Hatchback

BMW M135i vs Subaru WRX STi track test

The BMW M135i and Subaru WRX STi both have 316bhp and 450Nm of torque, but which is fastest on track?
2 Jan 2013
BMW M135i vs Subaru WRX STi 320R
BMW 1 Series Hatchback

BMW M135i vs Subaru WRX STi 320R

Storming new 316bhp BMW M135i takes on the muscular four-wheel-drive Subaru WRX STi. Which is more fun?
26 Nov 2012
BMW M135i
BMW M135i front cornering
BMW 1 Series Hatchback

BMW M135i

We've been behind the wheel of the storming new BMW M135i on British roads for the first time
3 Oct 2012
BMW 1 Series three-cylinder prototype
BMW 3-cylinder Prototype front tracking
BMW 1 Series Hatchback

BMW 1 Series three-cylinder prototype

We try the new three-cylinder engine that will power the BMW Concept Active Tourer MPV - and a whole lot more
20 Sep 2012
BMW 114d hatch announced
BMW 114d side
BMW 1 Series Hatchback

BMW 114d hatch announced

New additions to BMW 1 Series and BMW 3 Series model ranges
3 Sep 2012
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BMW 125i M Sport
BMW 125i front track
BMW 1 Series Hatchback

BMW 125i M Sport

We drive the BMW 125i - a 215bhp hot-hatch version of the 1 Series with a 2.0-litre turbocharged petrol engine
18 Jul 2012
BMW M135i
BMW M135i
BMW 1 Series Hatchback

BMW M135i

Storming 316bhp three-door 1 Series is first petrol model to emerge from M Performance brand
5 Jul 2012
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BMW 125d M Sport
BMW 125d M Sport front tracking
BMW 1 Series Hatchback

BMW 125d M Sport

Hot diesel BMW 1 Series serves up plenty of thrills, but is it worth the extra over the 120d?
29 Jun 2012
BMW 1 Series three-door
BMW M135i Three-door front tracking
BMW 1 Series Hatchback

BMW 1 Series three-door

Pictures and details of the new three-door BMW 1 Series have been released, ahead of first deliveries in September
14 May 2012
BMW expands 1 Series range
BMW 1 Series
BMW 1 Series Hatchback

BMW expands 1 Series range

BMW 1 Series gets three new engines and M Sport trim level
13 Jan 2012
BMW 118d
BMW 118d front tracking
BMW 1 Series Hatchback

BMW 118d

Efficient diesel is set to be the top-selling new 1 Series – and we try it on UK roads
17 Oct 2011
BMW 1 Series ActiveE
BMW ActiveE
BMW 1 Series Hatchback

BMW 1 Series ActiveE

All-electric version of 1 Series Coupe previews the powertrain that will be fitted to the BMW i3
6 Oct 2011
BMW 116i Sport
BMW 116i Sport front three-quarters
BMW 1 Series Hatchback

BMW 116i Sport

We hit British roads to see if new hatch resolves previous flaws
28 Sep 2011
BMW 118d Convertible
BMW 118d Convertible front tracking
BMW 1 Series Hatchback

BMW 118d Convertible

We get behind the wheel of BMW's new 60mpg soft-top
12 Aug 2011
BMW 120d Urban
BMW 120d Urban
BMW 1 Series Hatchback

BMW 120d Urban

We try the new BMW 1 Series range’s most potent diesel in trendy new spec
27 Jul 2011
BMW 1 Series
BMW 1-Series
BMW 1 Series Hatchback

BMW 1 Series

We drive BMW's new compact executive. Has it got what it takes to beat the upcoming new Audi A3 and Mercedes A-Class?
13 Jul 2011
BMW 1-Series M Coupé
BMW 1-Series M Coupé
BMW 1 Series Hatchback

BMW 1-Series M Coupé

Few cars can match the thrills on offer from the stunning BMW 1-Series M Coupé.
18 May 2011
BMW 1 Series
BMW 1-Series
BMW 1 Series Hatchback

BMW 1 Series

Despite its controversial looks the BMW 1-Series has a loyal following, thanks to engaging driving dynamics and premium appeal
28 Jan 2011
BMW’s new baby zeroes in on Fiesta
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BMW 1 Series Hatchback

BMW’s new baby zeroes in on Fiesta

Sub-1-Series model sets sights on Ford and front-wheel drive will be most frugal BMW
2 Nov 2009