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BMW 116i 2015

The 2015 BMW 116i range of configurations is currently priced from $19,999. Our most recent review of the 2015 BMW 116i resulted in a score of 8 out of 10 for that particular example.

Carsguide CarsGuide Editor Malcolm Flynn had this to say at the time: The new 1 Series hatch is the most appealing yet. It’s not drastically different under the skin, but the styling changes and added value make it well worth a look. 

You can read the full review here.

This is what Malcolm Flynn liked most about this particular version of the BMW 116i: Much improved looks, Boosted appeal for hot 125i and M135i, Manual still available across the board

The 2015 BMW 116i carries a braked towing capacity of up to 1200 Kg, but check to ensure this applies to the configuration you're considering.

BMW 116i 2015 Q&As

Check out real-world situations relating to the BMW 116i here, particularly what our experts have to say about them.

  • BMW 116i coolant expansion bottle crack

    Your car is out of warranty, so you would have to make a goodwill claim for BMW to replace the bottle free of charge. I think they should come to the party with the cost of replacing the bottle, and by all means try that, but I doubt you will be successful. There are many plastic components used in the cooling system on BMWs, and like the expansion bottle on your car they all eventually give trouble. In my view it's poor engineering.

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  • BMW 116i heightened oil consumption?

    An older BMW I know of doesn't use any oil at all between services, but I'm told that it's quite common for the newer engine like yours to burn oil. It's generally held that a consumption of up to 1 litre per 1000km is normal. If you are concerned that yours might be too high do a check of the actual consumption. That way you know for sure how much it is burning.

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  • Fix damage on a BMW before selling?

    If the damage were only slight, as you suggest, I would think it would be better to have it repaired before you advertise it. It would certainly make it more attractive to a potential purchaser.

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BMW 1 Series 2015 Price and Specs

The BMW 1 Series 2015 is currently available from $19,999 for the 1 Series 116i Sportline up to $21,950 for the 1 Series 116i Sportline.

Pricing guides

$26,990
Based on 56 cars listed for sale in the last 6 months
Lowest Price
$19,999
Highest Price
$43,999
BMW 1 Series Model Body Type Specs Price from Price to
118d Convertible 2.0L Diesel 6 SP AUTO $18,800 $26,180
118d Convertible 2.0L Diesel 6 SP MAN $19,100 $26,620
118d Highline Convertible 2.0L Diesel 6 SP AUTO $20,300 $27,610
118d Highline Convertible 2.0L Diesel 6 SP MAN $24,000 $32,560
116i Hatchback 1.6L PULP 8 SP AUTO $15,500 $21,890
116i Hatchback 1.6L PULP 6 SP MAN $17,200 $23,980
116i Sportline Hatchback 1.6L PULP 8 SP AUTO $16,500 $22,990
116i Sportline Hatchback 1.6L PULP 6 SP MAN $19,000 $26,510
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BMW 116i 2015 Fuel consumption

Fuel consumption for the 2015 BMW 116i is dependent on the type of engine, transmission, or model chosen. The BMW 116i currently offers fuel consumption from 5.7 to 5.8L/100km. The BMW 116i is available with the following fuel type: PULP.

BMW 116i Model Body Type Specs Fuel Consumption
116i Hatchback 1.6L,PULP,6 SP MAN 5.7L/100km
116i Hatchback 1.6L,PULP,8 SP AUTO 5.8L/100km
116i Sportline Hatchback 1.6L,PULP,6 SP MAN 5.7L/100km
116i Sportline Hatchback 1.6L,PULP,8 SP AUTO 5.8L/100km
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BMW 116i 2015 Dimensions

Dimensions for the 2015 BMW 116i are dependent on which body type is chosen. The maximum width and height is 1765mm x 1421mm and can vary on the basis of model.

Dimensions for the BMW 116i 2015 Dimensions  include 1411mm height, 1748mm width, 4360mm length.
BMW 116i Model Body Type Height x Width x Length Ground Clearance
116i Hatchback 1421x1765x4324 mm 140 mm
116i Urban Hatchback 1421x1765x4324 mm 140 mm
116i Sportline Hatchback 1421x1765x4324 mm 140 mm
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BMW 116i 2015 Wheel size

Wheel size for the 2015 BMW 116i will vary depending on model chosen, although keep in mind that many manufacturers offer alternate wheel sizes as options on many models.The wheel size available will alter the range of tyres available to be fitted. Standard wheel sizes on the BMW 116i spans from 16x7 inches.

BMW 116i Model Body Type Front Tyre Size Front Rim Rear Tyre Size Rear Rim
116i Hatchback 205x55 R16 16x7 inches 205x55 R16 16x7 inches
116i Urban Hatchback 205x55 R16 16x7 inches 205x55 R16 16x7 inches
116i Sportline Hatchback 205x55 R16 16x7 inches 205x55 R16 16x7 inches
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BMW 116i 2015 Towing capacity

The BMW 116i has maximum towing capacity of 1200kg. Some models also offer heavy-duty or towing option packs which can increase towing capacity, as well as options which can hamper towing capacity. Towing capacities can vary wildly on a large number of factors. These include engine, transmission, model, and options chosen. Always check with the manufacturer or in your vehicles handbook before attempting to tow anything.

BMW 116i Model Body Type Specs Braked Capacity
116i Hatchback 1.6L,PULP,8 SP AUTO 1200kg
116i Hatchback 1.6L,PULP,6 SP MAN 1200kg
116i Urban Hatchback 1.6L,PULP,8 SP AUTO 1200kg
116i Sportline Hatchback 1.6L,PULP,8 SP AUTO 1200kg
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