2016 BMW 1 Series
BMW launched the 1 series hatchback about 10 years back which also went on to become their entry level model. Previously there were no major competition in this segment but after another German rival Mercedes joined the party with their A and B Class BMW certainly faced the music and thus in order to make things more interesting they have introduced a facelift variant of the 1 Series hatchback.
Although we Indians will have to wait for some more time before it finally reaches the Indian shores but we can surely update you with all the details of this facelift 1 series hatch. There is no doubt in the fact that the 1 series hatchback is certainly one of the most popular premium hatchbacks of the world and till now BMW has sold more than two million units of the hatch worldwide. BMW promised that this new edition of the 1 series hatch will certainly break the old records and will set a new benchmark in the driving pleasure and also in the premium compact auto segment department.
The facelift 1 series not only gets cosmetic upgrades but some changes under its hood also, the revised powertrain lineup has now been designed to reduce fuel consumption and also emission. There is also a new and more powerful 6 cylinders engine which has been added to the 1 series lineup which certainly spices things up for this compact hatchback.
UPDATE 28/09/15:- BMW has launched the facelift 1 series in India today. The review has been upadted with the latest information.
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