2005 BMW 1-Series

September 19, 2004
0410 Paris 06+2005 Bmw 1 Series+front Side View
This was the first auto show for the BMW 1-Series which has already gone on sale in Europe, but isn't due Stateside until 2006. We won't be getting either of the bodystyles displayed here, the two-door and four-door hatchbacks. Nor are we likely to get any of the current European 1-Series powerplants, among them a 150-hp 2.0-liter four and a 163-hp diesel; that's okay, as we'd almost certainly prefer the 2.5-liter, 218-hp straight six that's slated for our notchback coupe. That bodystyle, by the way, is supposed to help us draw the connection between this newest, least expensive (although still probably $25,000 or so) BMW and its spiritual ancestor, the 2002.
0410 Paris 02+2005 Bmw 1 Series+dashboard View
0410 Paris 03+2005 Bmw 1 Series+rear Left View
0411 Paris 01+2005 Bmw 1 Series+side View
0411 Paris 01+2005 Bmw 1 Series+dashboard View
0411 Paris 01+2005 Bmw 1 Series+rear Side View


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