Fun begins at number one, at least to BMW fans. The 1 Series is their introductory model, and the third generation is about to arrive in the U.S. Instead of the RWD coupe and convertibles you might be expecting, we are only being offered a FWD compact crossover. Hot hatchbacks are popular as college cars and surprisingly with retirees. That’s why the new 2020 BMW X1 will receive M Performance parts.
While the X1 xDrive28i does send some power to the rear wheels, it is only on hard acceleration or to prevent a drift. The advantage of the X1 sDrive 28i is a starting price of $34,950 and seating for 5 adults. While we wont see an X1M, their recent press release will allow you to customize your new ride.
First up is a carbon fiber body kit, because RACECAR! It includes a new front splitter, rocker panels, mirror caps, kidney grilles, and a rear diffuser. Vinyl graphics in frozen black will let the public know you are ready to race. Also optional are massive 18″ brakes and 19″ wheels. The press release didn’t list prices for the parts, but our dealers are ready to give you all the info.