BMW Officially Announced the specifications of BMW 1 Series 2016 Facelift model. Company also reveled the images of this hot and aggressive SUV. The updated 1-series SUV will be shown to the public at the Geneva motor show 2015. This new model gets lots of up gradation in front and rear.
Powering the new BMW 1 Series by 3 cylinder engines and modified 4 cylinder engines of current versions. There is also a better infotainment system in this new model. The three-cylinder engines are specially made for international markets. Modified engine offers great power and consume fuel more efficiently.
The new diesel engine is from the new Mini Cooper D (3- and 5-Door). BMW 1 Series offers rear-wheel drive option, so that the motors have been turned 90-degrees into a longitudinal set-up. The entry-level BMW powered by the 1161.5-litre three-cylinder motor. This can churns out 114bhp power and engine mated to a six-speed manual transmission.
India-spec 1-series may get the same engine. The BMW 1-series facelift packed with updated ZF eight-speed automatic gearbox. There is also 2.0-litre diesel-powered models which can make power of 148bhp 118d, 188bhp 120d and 221bhp 125d. These also for international markets. Few models may get the BMW xDrive four-wheel-drive tec.
Updated BMW 1 Series petrol range powered by 107bhp 1.5-litre three-cylinder 116i engine. New models gets the air intakes which are larger than before as engine require greater cooling. Company also done alternation in the shape of the headlights too. There is LED headlights as standard for international markets. The tail-lights also get LED technology as standard across the range.