Are BMW 1 Series any good?
The BMW 1 Series is one of the best premium hatchbacks on sale, offering a combination of performance, efficiency and driver thrills. The BMW 1 Series may have made the switch to front (and four) wheel drive but this change hasn’t diluted its appeal – the smallest BMW is still great to drive.
What year is a BMW 116i?
|116i||2012-2015||100 kW (134 hp) at 4,400-6,450 rpm|
|2015-2019||80 kW (107 hp) at 4,500-6,000 rpm|
|118i||2012-2015||125 kW (168 hp) at 4,800-6,450 rpm|
|2015-2019||100 kW (134 hp) at 4,000-6,000 rpm|
What’s the difference between 116i and 118i?
Standard Features. The BMW 116i comes with air conditioner but 118i also comes with auto climate control with dual temperature zones. The 116i has 16 Inch Alloy Wheels however 118i has 17 Inch Alloy Wheels, both of the cars has Electronic Brake Force Distribution and Traction Control System.
Is a BMW 116i a turbo?
The 1.6-litre petrol engines making their debut in the BMW 116i and BMW 118i models use BMW TwinPower Turbo technology, consisting of a twin-scroll turbocharger, High Precision Injection, VALVETRONIC variable valve control and Double-VANOS variable camshaft control.
What is 116i?
Both 116i and 118i are from the line of BMW 1 series that comprises of 3-door hatchback car as well as five-door hatchback car models. These cars uses longitudinally-mounted on the bonnet of the car, the cars are rear wheel drive chassis with aluminum multi-link suspension.
Is a BMW 118i a good first car?
The BMW 1 Series is everything you want in a first car. For starters, it’s a BMW, and being a car of this ilk, you can rest assured that it will be reliable, safe, and will add some streed-cred or glamour to your life. it’s also a fun car to drive on a daily basis.
What is the difference between the 116i and the 118i?
The 116i features an entirely new 1.6 litre four-cylinder turbocharged petrol engine, with the same power output as the previous 118i but it uses 24 per cent less fuel. The twin scroll, turbocharged four cylinder engine is a variation of the one that powers the Mini (remember BMW owns Mini).
What is the inside of a BMW 116i like?
The short answers are that it’s surprisingly roomy inside, and with customers demanding that their new cars behave like smartphones these days, the 116i retains the core BMW Live Cockpit Professional user experience and doesn’t in any way feel dumbed down from the larger cars.
Is the new BMW 116i worth buying?
Although it is no slouch, potential buyers should understand that the 116i is more of a lifestyle tool, than it is a performance car. The BMW 116i is BMW’s latest entry level premium luxury hatchback, and takes over from the 118i as BMW’s most affordable car.
How fast is the BMW 116i 0-100km/h?
The BMW 116i is a car that feels quicker than its officially quoted 0-100km/h time of 8.5 seconds, particularly during in-gear acceleration.