Top Gear Hong Kong: BMW M135i vs. BMW 1M

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bmw 1m m135i 750x454 Top Gear Hong Kong: BMW M135i vs. BMW 1M

Top Gear Hong Kong pits the BMW M135i against the amazing “baby-M” 1 Series M Coupe. BMW M135i is powered by a 3-litre, straight six-cylinder …

Top Gear Hong Kong pits the BMW M135i against the amazing “baby-M” 1 Series M Coupe.

BMW M135i is powered by a 3-litre, straight six-cylinder engine and 235 kW/320 hp and 450 Nm of torque at 4,500 rpm. The technology package includes a TwinScroll turbocharger, direct High Precision Injection with central multi-hole injectors, VALVETRONIC variable valve control and Double VANOS variable camshaft timing.

The BMW M135i sprints from 0 to 100 km/h in just 5.1 seconds (automatic: 4.9 seconds) and reaches a top speed of 250 km/h – the top limit permitted by the vehicle’s electronic speed control system. Average fuel consumption in the EU test cycle is 8.0 liters (7.5 liters)/100 km, and the CO2 emissions level is 188 grams (175 grams) per kilometer.

bmw 1m m135i Top Gear Hong Kong: BMW M135i vs. BMW 1M

The 1M has the N54 bi-turbo rated at 340hp and 500 Nm of torque. Redline for both is 7000 rpm.

Here is the video.

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