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Aug 25, 14
Toyota to offer a version of the BMW 1-Series - report
According to reports out of Japan, Toyota could offer a new model based on the BMW 1-Series.
Aug 12, 14
Spied BMW 1-Series facelift prototype hides much needed cosmetic changes
The three-door BMW 1-Series facelift has returned in an additional batch of spy photos.
Aug 04, 14
BMW's future lineup comes into focus, 35up platform to underpin next 3, 5, 6 & 7-Series
BMW's future lineup is coming to focus as Automotive News has compiled an extensive list of what we can expect.
Jul 15, 14
2015 BMW 1-Series facelift spied with more traditional styling
Development work continues on the 2015 BMW 1-Series as our spies have snapped new pictures of the three- and five-door hatchback.
Jun 27, 14
2015 BMW 1-Series spied showing modest changes
The BMW 1-Series was introduced three years ago so it comes as little surprise that the company is working on a minor facelift for their entry-level hatchback.
Jun 09, 14
2018 BMW 1-Series to be larger & front-wheel drive - report
According to a recent report, the 2018 BMW 1-Series will ride on the front-wheel drive UKL1 platform that underpins the MINI Cooper and the 2-Series Active Tourer.
Oct 18, 13
BMW 1-Series Coupe & Convertible phased out
BMW has quietly ceased production of the 1-Series Coupe and Convertible. They will be replaced by a new 2-Series Coupe and Convertible.
Oct 11, 13
Swedish tuner prepares 800 bhp BMW 1-Series
An aftermarket enthusiast from Sweden decided to entirely rework a BMW 1-Series to make it more eligible for racing.
Sep 26, 13
BMW 1-Series sedan coming in 2017 - report
According to a recent report, BMW is developing a 1-Series sedan under the New Entry-level Sedan (NES) codename.
Sep 05, 13
2014 BMW 1-Series facelift spied hiding modest changes
Our spy photographers recently snatched a few photos of the 2014 BMW 1-Series facelift undergoing testing.
Aug 08, 13
BMW planning next-gen front-wheel drive 1-Series frugal versions - report
A new report indicates BMW is planning several economical versions of the next-gen front-wheel drive 1-Series.
May 08, 13
2014 BMW 1-Series GT spied on the Nurburgring [video]
Development work continues on the 2014 BMW 1-Series GT as our spies have caught the model undergoing testing on the Nürburgring.
May 08, 13
Next-gen BMW 1-Series might not make it stateside
The next generation of the BMW 1-Series might not reach U.S. territory, depending on a variety of reasons.
Apr 22, 13
BMW 1-Series Sedan or MINI Sedan under consideration
BMW is contemplating the idea of launching a sedan version of the 1-Series or the new MINI to tackle the recently launched Audi A3 Sedan.
Mar 26, 13
BMW 1-Series F20 modestly upgraded by Lumma Design
Lumma Design has recently launched a body kit for the BMW 1-Series (F20). Power upgrades not included.
Jan 21, 13
BMW 1-Series GT spied in Northern Europe
BMW's front-wheel drive future is inching closer to reality as our spy photographers have snapped new photos of the 1-Series GT.
Jan 16, 13
BMW 1-Series receives wide body kit from Prior Design
Prior Design has launched a new wide body kit for the BMW 1-Series coupe and convertible (E82/88).
Dec 20, 12
SchwabenFolia wraps BMW 1-Series M Coupe in Irie Green
SchwabenFolia has applied an Irie Green wrap on a BMW 1-Series M Coupe. It costs 2,150 EUR.
Dec 18, 12
BMW 1-Series Coupe and Convertible getting Limited Edition Lifestyle
BMW has announced a special edition of the 1-Series Coupe and Convertible that will debut in Detroit.
Dec 13, 12
BMW presents the world's fastest Christmas song [video]
BMW has released a new promotional video for the M135i called "The Fastest Christmas Song in the World."
Dec 06, 12
BMW 1-Series M sedan in the works - report
According to a recent report, BMW is developing a 1-Series M sedan to battle the Mercedes CLA 45 AMG.
Nov 02, 12
BMW 1-Series-based G1 V8 Hurricane RS hits 314 km/h [video]
Christian Gebhardt from sportauto.de tests the G1 V8 Hurriance RS by G-POWER, manages to reach 314 km/h.
Oct 10, 12
BMW 1-Series M Coupe replica powered by the old M5's V10 engine
TJ Fahrzeugdesign creates a 550 hp replica of the BMW 1-Series M Coupe, powered by the V10 engine of the previous M5.
Oct 01, 12
Manhart MH1 S Biturbo with 465 hp revealed
Manhart has created an upgrade program for the 1M Coupe, a car that has received a power boost to 465 hp, along with other modifications.
Sep 25, 12
G-Power introduces the world's fastest BMW 1-Series, the G1 V8 Hurricane RS
Described as the world's fastest 1-Series, the car features a supercharged 4.0-liter V8 that produces 600 HP (441 kW) and 580 Nm (428 lb-ft) of torque.
Sep 17, 12
BMW M Performance Power Kit announced for 2.0-liter four-cylinder diesel engine
BMW has announced plans to introduce an M Performance Power Kit at the Paris Motor Show. It was created for the 2.0-liter four-cylinder diesel engine that resides in the 120d, 320d and 520d.
Sep 17, 12
BMW 1-Series receives xDrive
BMW’s entry-level 1-Series model will soon be offered with the company’s xDrive all-wheel drive system.
Jul 06, 12
BMW 1-Series gains all-wheel drive, new entry-level engine
BMW has announced plans to offer a new entry-level engine and an all-wheel drive system on the 1-Series.
Jun 06, 12
BMW 1M RS with 410 HP by Alpha-N Performance
Out of the ashes of shut down German tuning firm Brabham Racing comes Alpha-N with their BMW 1M RS.
May 25, 12
BMW 1-Series sedan pencilled for 2015
It is being geared up to be one of the brand's best selling vehicles and will be targeted to buyers in key markets such as the United States and China.