BMW 1-Series Hatchback (2011 -) Also Consider

Review by Simon McBride on
Last Updated: 08 Feb 2016
4.5
Beauty may be in the eye of the beholder but you would have to be a bit of BMW fan to believe the original 1 Series was a good looking hatchback. In fact its long bonnet and rounded rear-end made it look as though it had been prodded a little with the ugly stick.

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