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BMW 1 Series Reviews
Parkers90
Car Keys90
AA90
Carbuyer84
Auto Express80
What Car80
The Telegraph80
Autocar70
Top Gear70
Total Aggregate Score
82
4.5
4.5 / 5
Parkers
Review Summary
The 1-Series is still one of the most engaging cars in its class to drive, and competes strongly against rivals like the Volkswagen Golf, Ford Focus and Audi A3.
4.5
4.5 / 5
Car Keys
Review Summary
It can be difficult to recommend a small car with such a big price, but if you do splash out for it then you will definitely feel like you are getting your money’s worth.
4.5
4.5 / 5
AA
Review Summary
As a mature evolution of the 1 Series concept, this second-gen car boast s a number of significant and welcome improvements.
4.2
4.2 / 5
Carbuyer
Review Summary
The BMW 1 Series is a premium family hatchback that justifies its pricetag by offering an excellent driving experience and a smart interior.
4
4 / 5
Auto Express
Review Summary
High specs and a great drive make the BMW 1 Series a winner in spite of roomier rivals.
4
4 / 5
What Car
Review Summary
The BMW 1 Series is one of the best small family cars. It’s desirable, good to drive and surprisingly cheap to run.
8
8 / 10
The Telegraph
Review Summary
The BMW 1-series is a fine choice if you want a premium hatchback that’s fun to drive and affordable to run.
3.5
3.5 / 5
Autocar
Review Summary
Strong engine, but not rounded enough or rewarding enough to drive.
7
7 / 10
Top Gear
Review Summary
A brilliant premium hatch that appeals to both keen drivers and the economically minded.
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