The past few days have been pretty busy for BMW. First they unveiled the 3-Series Station Wagon and after it the 1-Series three-door and the M135i. And now the US market has received a new model to its 1-Series line-up: 135is offered in both coupe and convertible version. Prices will start from $43,250 for the coupe model and $47,950 for the convertible and sales are scheduled to begin this fall.

The BMW 135is is powered by a TwinPower Turbo 3.0-liter inline-6 engine that delivers a total of 320 hp (+20 hp increase compared to the 135i) and 317 lb-ft of torque (+17 lb.ft). The engine features Valvetronic throttle-less intake technology, direct injection and a single twin-scroll turbocharger and has been combined with a standard 6-Speed manual transmission or an optional 7-Speed Double Clutch Transmission, but also with a Performance exhaust system.

The new 135is will be distinguished by exclusive 18" wheels, unique high-gloss black kidney grill, black mirror caps and special exterior badges in additional to the standard M Sport Package components. For the interior BMW will add stainless steel pedals, special interior badges and optional black leather seats with blue stitching for the standard sport seats.

  • 2013 BMW 135is
  • Year:
    2013
  • Make:
  • Model:
  • Engine:
    inline-6
  • Transmission:
    Six-speed manual
  • Horsepower @ RPM:
    320 @ 5800
  • MPG(Cty):
    20
  • MPG(Hwy):
    28
  • Torque @ RPM:
    317 @ 1300
  • Displacement:
    3.0 L
  • 0-60 time:
    4.9 sec.
  • Top Speed:
    150 mph
  • Price:
    43250
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2 comments:

  (448) posted on 05.22.2012

This is a very ideal car to consume if you’re looking for an economic automotive with prominent specs.

  (333) posted on 05.20.2012

More than anything else, I noticed its pricing first. I came upon to check its specs and features, and found out that the money value is only reasonable for its overall quality.

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