This engine is a fast 170horsepower and 210Nm of torque at 4,250rpm. To know just how fast this machine can go, it gets you from zero to hundred in merely 7.8seconds. Most likely due to its size, this car is fast and gets you up to 224km/h in top speed, which is very impressive. Where this is concerned, this car runs on standard petrol fuel, but if you are one who likes to save, then you can opt for the diesel version.

The 2.0 liter turbo diesel is fitted in the World Green Car of the Year 2008 BMW 118d. While a lot of diesel running cars usually do not get you much speed, this one differs. It top speeds at 210km/h and gets from zero to hundred in 9 seconds. The car boosts out 143 horses at 4,000rpm and 300Nm of torque at 1750-2500rpm.

The Lifestyle and Sport Edition variants have been made available throughout the 3 and 5 door product lines. The Lifestyle version comes standard in the Marrakesh Brown Metallic body colour fitted within its 17 inch allow wheels and chrome plated tailpipes. Where looks is everything, this exudes it pretty well. On the other hand, the Sport version is one which pretty much tells you all you need to know.

The exterior design of this version is equipped with the M Aerodynamic Pacakge in its dual spoke 17 inch allow wheels. You can also opt for additional stuff like foglamps, chrome-plated tailpipes and Blackline rear lights. The ‘BMW Edition’ emblem is fitted inside this machine and a whole range of ‘M’ oriented accessories can be found all around the car, from the gearshifters to the steering wheel and the footrest as well.

The story of the day for BMW cars, iDrive system is also made available in the 1 series. Most BMW fans would know by now what the iDrive is and how good it is. So you can rest assure that you will have the control and navigation buttons at your fingertips, literally. From speed to style, from acceleration to handling, these new 1 series stands out pretty well, and where features are concerned, you can almost be sure that when it comes to our shores, it will only add to your already enthusiasm to ride this machine.