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BMW 118i M Sport: Reversal of fortunes

Flipping the script on the 1 Series means BMW's entry-level model is no longer unique, but it's all the better for it

BMW's new 1 Series hatchback is now a front-wheel drive car.

The driving and climate controls are all grouped and located logically on the dashboard.


IF ANYTHING proves that brand values and heritage matter little to consumers, the new BMW 1 Series hatchback might be it. For most of its history, BMW was a company that took pride in only building cars with the engine in front driving the rear wheels, a format to which it...

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