Cars in India | Autoportal.com
Select City

BMW 1 Series Sedan Unveiled

Snapshot: BMW 1 Series Sedan will be available exclusively for the Chinese market.

Earlier, we came up with lots of spy shot images of the compact sedan by the BMW, well the brand has finally unveiled the premium compact segment BMW 1 Series sedan. Until now, the 3 series has been BMW’s entry level sedan, but from now on, the 1 Series has taken that tag and is a new notch back. BMW unveiled the Concept version of the compact sedan at the 2015 Guangzhou Motor Show 2015 in China that was envisioned to take on the likes of  the Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class and Audi A3 sedan.

Checkout Current Offers and Dicounts on Maruti, Hyundai, Renault & Honda Cars – July 2016!

Going by the looks, the 1 Series Sedan shares some design cues from the concept like the kidney grille, sleek LED headlamps along with wing styled air intakes, while you will see less use of chrome in the production version compared to the concept. Inside, borrowing some features it could be offered with a heads-up display, an 8.8-inch touchscreen, separate climate control for the rear passenger seat and a dual tone colour theme. 

Though the engine specs has not been announced officially, but it could get a front-wheel drive model with engine options including a three-potted 1.5-litre turbo that is also found in the F56 MINI Cooper, and a 2.0-litre turbo four-cylinder incorporated in the Cooper S. Transmission will be carried out by a six-speed manual or six-speed and eight-speed automatic gearboxes.

It will be solely produced in China, where the development and testing of the new car was taken place in the BMW headquarters with the involvement of Chinese engineers.

Related car news

  • New BMW 3 Series GT Launched at Rs. 43.30 Lakhs 19-10-2016 Mayank New BMW 3 Series GT Launched at Rs. 43.30 Lakhs
  • New BMW 1-Series Sedan Unveiled 20-11-2015 New BMW 1-Series Sedan Unveiled
  • New BMW X4 M40i Unveiled 01-10-2015 New BMW X4 M40i Unveiled
  • BMW to showcase 9-Series concept at Beijing Motor Show 04-04-2014 Akshit Juneja BMW to showcase 9-Series concept at Beijing Motor Show
  • Facelifted BMW 3-Series caught testing 28-03-2014 Akshit Juneja Facelifted BMW 3-Series caught testing
  • The new BMW M3 Sedan 12-12-2013 Arpit Phillips The new BMW M3 Sedan


Helpline