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BMW 1 Series

Price $36,000 – $48,700
Fuel consumption 6.8 – 10.7 L/100km
The Car Guide rating 75%(view ratings)
The 1 Series has been available in Canada for several years now. It comes as a coupe or convertible, both of which are equipped with a 3.0L 6-cylinder inline engine producing from 230 to 300 horsepower. The dual-clutch automatic transmission has seven speeds. This entry-level BMW charms buyers with its good looks and convenient size for city use.

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Blog2014 Best Buys: Convertibles and Roadsters Under $50,0000
Oh joy, oh bliss! The glory of the open road! The sweet country air! You don’t need to be rich to indulge in the pleasure of letting the wind tousle your hair as you drive. For less than $50,000, you can enjoy one of life’s simplest pleasures! Before spilling the …

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New ModelsNew BMW 1 Series Would Make a Great A-Class Rival
BMW yesterday unveiled the third-generation 1 Series, a small, five-door hatchback with sportier styling and considerably more interior space than its predecessors. It will make its public debut on June 25-27 during the automaker’s #NEXTGen presentation in Munich before making an appearance at the Frankfurt Auto Show in September. The …
NewsBMW Ends Production of 1-Series Coupes and Convertibles
The BMW 1 Series Coupe and Convertible have left the assembly lines in Leipzig, Germany, while the hatchback versions sold in Europe continue to be produced. Don’t worry thought, because the coupes and convertibles will still exist as the BMW 2-Series. BMW 2-Series. BMW decided to imitate Audi who chose …
New ModelsBMW Releases New 1-Series Early After Photos Leaked
After photos leaked onto the web late last week of the new 2012 BMW 1-Series, BMW has apparently opted to forgo the big launch they’d planned for the Frankfurt Motor Show and has since released all the details and specs of the new car now, to avoid speculation. So, what …
Toronto2012 BMW 1 Series M Coupe: The return of "Eigenwilling"
With anticipation of enthusiasts around the world at fever pitch, today BMW M GmbH unveiled the newest member of its intimate product family. For the first time, the coveted M badge has been granted to the popular BMW 1 Series in the form of the all-new BMW 1 Series M …
RecallsBMW Issues Stop-Sale Order on 1-Series
Given their reputation for Teutonic reliability and overzealous engineering, you’d be excused for expressing more than a little surprise at this latest revelation: BMW is issuing a stop-sale order on their diminutive 1-series. Apparently, certain 1-series models manufactured before May of 2010 exhibit a potential fire risk in the form …
News80% of BMW 1 Series Owners Are Wrong
If you’re anything of an automotive enthusiast, you know that BMW has founded their entire empire on the construction of agile, capable rear wheel drive coupes and sedans. And while other manufacturers have spent the last thirty years proliferating the use of wrong-wheel drive layouts to power econoboxes and bland …

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