The top class hatchback is to undergo a few fundamental modifications right from its outside of powertrains performance and the platform on which it's miles are being constructed. The third generation model is predicted to be in stores by the year 2019.
According to Auto Express, the BMW is going for a front wheel drive system with its 1 series models constructed at the UKL platform. The unique platform is already being utilized by the MINI and the BMW X1 models.
However, if car owners are satisfied with the performance and ease of use of the new platform, they may obviously move for it without rethinking in accordance with BMW. The designers have also removed the prop shaft and the auto now has a longer wheelbase due to the new platform.
The modifications will provide expanded cabin space for the passengers and will also permit them to store extra cargo. The overall height, width, and size of the auto will alternate providing more headroom to ensure a more ease ride.
Regardless of these outstanding adjustments, 2018 BMW 1 series models are not going to undergo drastic changes on the exterior. The car's layout, the front grille, and rear end are attractive to the majority of buyers even in 2017 reported Nashville Chatter.
The group will make some minor alterations to make its appearance sharper, but will not modify it absolutely. Some substantive modifications include slim looking led headlights, softer body panels, kidney grille and a sleek look. A number of the design cues look like they had been inspired by the BMW 5 series, which looks as if a smart preference to make.
With the UKL platform, BMW 1 series will shed a number of its weight, however, it is not going to be rapid, but alternatively creating awareness on gas efficiency and practical usage scenario. The auto can accommodate only 4-cylinder engines and could use an XDrive four-wheel drive system.
The improvements will permit the 1 series to compete with pinnacle top end models inclusive of the Mercedes AMG A45, Volkswagen Golf R and Ford Focus RS. Apart from the 2018 BMW 1 series model, the brand is anticipated to launch 2 series coupe and convertible with a front-wheel drive setup.