Available as either a 3-door or 5-door sports hatch, the BMW 1 Series is primed for adventure. Its sporty design, dynamic driving and powerful connectivity seamlessly integrate for outstanding performance. Whether it’s urban commutes or further afield, this Ultimate Driving Machine is ready to make the most of any situation.

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£23,175 (3-door) / £23,725 (5-door)  4,329mm 1,440mm 1,984mm 1,300kg (3-door) / 1,305kg (5-door) 650kg 1,300kg (3-door) / 1,500kg (5-door) 360 litres 8.5 seconds 130mph

**Values will vary depending on vehicle specification, trim level and optional equipment selected. Vehicle performance figures shown are for base model.

† The recommended on the road (OTR) cash price includes delivery, BMW Emergency Service, number plates, first registration fee and vehicle excise duty. Where applicable, government grants and subsidies are not included in the OTR cash price displayed.

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A stylish athlete.

Discover an amazing combination of progressive contours, athletic design language and high-quality equipment with the BMW 1 Series. Elegant yet sporty accents can be found throughout, from the flat front headlight design to the distinctive bumpers with enlarged tailpipe trim strips and characteristic L-shaped LED rear lights.

M leather steering wheel

M leather steering wheel.

The multifunction M leather steering wheel, which comes in leather 'Walknappa' Black and an integrated driver-side airbag, features a three-spoke design.


Intuitive operating concept.

Enjoy first-class operating comfort with the 6.5" – optionally available as 8.8” – Control Display with up to six configurable live tiles. 

Interior trim

Exclusive details.

From the Aluminium Hexagon interior trim finisher with matching high-gloss Black accent to the host of elegant chrome details, there are plenty of exclusive details to catch your eye.

Enhanced Bluetooth with wireless charging.

Enhanced Bluetooth with wireless charging. 

Enhanced Bluetooth with wireless charging* includes a wireless charging dock and additional USB ports. A roof aerial connection improves mobile reception. 

*Requires Professional Navigation System

BMW 1 Series 3-door
BMW 1 Series 5-door

3-door vs 5-door.

The BMW 1 Series comes standard as a sports hatch with either a 3-door or 5-door design. Apart from the two extra doors for the back seat passengers, the driving experience and features are essentially the same. It’s just a matter of preference; do you prefer 3-door or 5-door adventures? 

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Take control.

The BMW 1 Series delivers immediate power and effortless handling thanks to an impressive range of performance-enhancing features. These include the optional Adaptive M Suspension, high-revving turbo engines with BMW TwinPower Turbo Technology, optionally with all-wheel drive, and near-perfect 50:50 axle load distribution.

8-speed Steptronic Sport transmission.

The optional 8-speed Steptronic transmission allows a high level of gear-changing and driving comfort thanks to the narrow spread of gear ratios and minimised rev intervals.

BMW TwinPower Turbo Technology.

All BMW 1 Series engines offer superb driving experience thanks to the innovative BMW TwinPower Turbo technology.

BMW xDrive.

Make the most of challenging driving situations with ideal traction and tracking stability provided by the intelligent BMW all-wheel drive system xDrive (available for the BMW 120d only).

Variable driving modes.

With the choice of ECO PRO, Comfort, Sport and Sport+ modes, you can now match the driving experience to the journey.

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Connecting your worlds.

The BMW 1 Series is boosted by innovative connectivity. Enjoy richer and more immersive driving experiences with BMW ConnectedDrive, which comes as standard with Real-Time Traffic Information (RTTI), and BMW Remote Services which syncs seamlessly with the BMW Connected+ app. Discover more about the future of connected services and how it can bring your worlds together seamlessly.

BMW 1 Series models.

BMW 1 Series 3-door SE

SE model.​

  • 16” light alloy Star-spoke style wheels

  • BMW Navigation system with Real Time Traffic Information

  • Rear Park Distance Control (PDC)

  • DAB digital radio

  • BMW ConnectedDrive

  • Rain sensor with automatic headlights

BMW 1 Series 5-door Sport

Sport model.​

In addition / replacement to SE models:

  • 17” light alloy Star-spoke style wheels
  • Ambient lighting
  • Sport seats, driver and front passenger
  • High-gloss Black interior trim with Coral Red finisher
  • Sport leather steering wheel with red stitching
  • Run-flat tyres
BMW 1 Series 3-door M Sport

M Sport model.​

In addition / replacement to Sport models:

  • 18” M Double-spoke light alloy wheels in Ferric Grey

  • LED headlights, with automatic beam control

  • Black Dakota leather with Blue contrast stitching

  • Aluminium Hexagon interior trim with Estoril blue finisher

  • M aerodynamic body styling

  • Exterior trim, High-gloss Shadowline

BMW 1 Series 5-door M Sport Shadow Edition model

M Sport Shadow Edition model.

In addition / replacement to M Sport models:

  • 18” M Double-spoke light alloy wheels in Jet Black
  • harman/kardon loudspeaker system
  • Sun protection glass
  • M Sport brakes
  • Cruise control with braking function
  • High-gloss Black kidney grille
BMW 1 Series M Performance BMW 1 Series M Performance

The BMW M140i.

Available as a 3-door or 5-door, the BMW M140i powers from 0 to 62mph in just 4.6 seconds. Featuring a 3.0-litre M Performance TwinPower Turbo inline 6-cylinder petrol engine, it also has an M Leather steering wheel, Sport seats, and the M Aerodynamics package with design accents in Ferric Grey. What’s more, it comes available as the stylish M140i Shadow Edition.

BMW 1 Series 3-door with Bike Rack BMW 1 Series 3-door with Bike Rack

Genuine BMW Accessories.

Give your BMW 1 Series added flair or functionality with Genuine BMW Accessories. From stylish light alloy wheels to smarter luggage solutions, discover the extras that will elevate your driving experience.


If the BMW 1 Series is your kind of car and you want to experience it first-hand on the road, book a test drive today.

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