BMW 1 Series 128ti 5dr Step Auto [Live Cockpit Pro/Tech Pack] Review

Category: Family car

Section: Version review

Fuel type:
petrol
Gearbox:
semi-auto
Doors:
5 doors
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RRP £35,385What Car? Target Price£33,350
Review

In the ultra-competitive arena of the premium family car, the BMW 1 Series is right up there, but not the best –that's the Audi A3. It delivers a good blend of driver appeal with decent ride comfort, along with fine practicality, but its main strengths are a top-notch interior and a brilliant infotainment system.

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Like the M135i, the 128ti is effectively its own trim. As standard, it gets a bespoke body-kit, black rather than chrome exterior trim, red interior accents, an M Sport steering wheel and a plethora of go-faster goodies such as a limited-slip differential, beefier brakes and tweaked suspension.


Key information

Doors5
Seats5
0-62 MPH6.1 seconds
Fuel TypePetrol
GearboxSEMI-AUTO
MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

40.9

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

380

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

157

g/km

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