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BMW 1-Series Hatchback 125d M Sport 5d Step Auto (2012/12)

BMW 1-Series Hatchback 125d M Sport 5d Step Auto (2012/12) - Owner Review

Plenty of storage plus 5 doors and folding seats make it very easy to live with.
5

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Review submitted by
Peter Flowers on

BMW 1-Series Hatchback (11 on)

Summary

5 out of 5

What does this car say about you?
Mid life crisis!

What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?
They like it but some think it's ugly.

Would you buy this car again and why?
Yes, but maybe a M135i.

What are you likely to buy next?
Another 1 series.

Buying experience

5 out of 5

Type of dealer you bought from?
Independent

Did you buy this car new?
Used

What price did you pay?
£16,000

When did you buy the car?
August 2015

Did you get a good deal and why?
Cheaper than equivalent car at main dealer.

Is there any special reason why you bought this car?
Price, equipment, colour.

What was the dealer like?
No pressure selling, same day drive away, all cars well presented.

Driving it

5 out of 5

What's it like to drive?
Lethargic response in Eco or comfort mode, very quick in sport modes. Firm but comfortable ride, amazing auto gearbox plus great economy.

What's it like to park?
Easy with front and rear sensors.

Living with it

5 out of 5

Have you had any problems with the car?
No

What's most practical about your car?
Plenty of storage plus 5 doors and folding seats make it very easy to live with.

Favourite gadget, option or accessory?
Adaptive Xenon lights, turn when cornering and automatically turn main beam on and off.

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