BMW 1 Series (F40)
|BMW 1 Series|
|Body and chassis|
|Class||Subcompact executive (C)|
|Body style||5-door hatchback|
|Layout||Front engine, front-wheel drive / four-wheel drive|
|Platform||BMW UKL2 platform|
|Related||BMW 1 Series (F52)|
Mini Clubman (F54)
|Wheelbase||2,670 mm (105.1 in)|
|Length||4,319 mm (170.0 in)|
|Width||1,799 mm (70.8 in)|
|Height||1,434 mm (56.5 in)|
|Curb weight||1,365–1,600 kg (3,010–3,530 lb)|
|Predecessor||BMW 1 Series (F20)|
The BMW 1 Series (F40) is the third generation of the BMW 1 Series range of subcompact executive hatchback cars. The car was unveiled on 27 May 2019, featuring the UKL2 front-wheel-drive platform which is shared with the F48 X1 and the F60 Countryman. It will be offered with 5 engines; the base model is the 116d, while the range-topping model is the M135i xDrive. Transmissions include a six-speed manual, a seven-speed dual clutch automatic and an eight-speed automatic.
- Campbell, Russell (27 May 2019). "2020 BMW 1 Series price, specs and release date". Carwow.
- Golson, Daniel (28 May 2019). "The New BMW 1-Series Is a FWD-Based Hot Hatchback with 302 HP". Car and Driver. Retrieved 28 May 2019.