Used BMW M140i 2016-present review


BMW M140i
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What alternatives should I consider to a used BMW M140i hatchback?

The Ford Focus RS has superb handling, strong performance and is amazingly good fun to drive. Countered against that, its ride is firm, its driving position is a little compromised and its steering has a rather limited lock, but such is the fun factor you’ll soon overlook all of those ailments.

The Honda Civic Type R handles brilliantly, goes like a rocket and looks like nothing else. It’s also surprisingly easy to live with, and if its infotainment system is as dreadful as the standard Civic’s that can once again be overlooked when you consider how much fun the rest of it is.

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BMW M140i
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Combining big-engined character and performance with lively handling, the BMW M140i is a great hot hatch.

  • Terrific performance
  • Lively handling
  • Reasonably practical
  • Unsettled ride
  • Steering could be more communicative