Is the BMW 116i reliable?
Is the BMW 116i reliable?
Our most recent reliability survey has placed the 1 Series at the top of the family car class, whereas it more usually finishes around mid-table. Our survey said it had a near-perfect score of 98.7%. BMW as a brand finished in 13th place out of 30 manufacturers in the same survey.
What engine does a 2009 BMW 1 Series have?
The 2009 BMW 1-Series is moved by a naturally aspirated 230-horsepower engine on the 128i models, but performance fans will want the twin-turbocharged, 306-hp 3.0-liter inline-six version on the 135i.
Is BMW Series 1 Reliable?
Reliability Survey, BMW finished in joint ninth place (with Mazda) out of 30 manufacturers, a fair way above Audi, Mercedes and Volkswagen. In petrol form, the 1 Series itself was one of the more reliable cars in the family car class, coming third.
What engine is in a 116i?
116i and 118i models changed from 4-cylinder N13 engine to 3-cylinder B38. 120i model introduced, powered by the 4-cylinder N13 engine. M135i power increase of 5 kW (7 hp)
Is Mercedes A Class reliable?
The A-Class appears to be solid in terms of reliability, and finished 23rd out of 75 cars in our 2021 Driver Power customer satisfaction survey, while Mercedes as a brand finished 13th out of 29 manufacturers.
What engine is in the BMW 1 Series 116i?
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What’s new in the BMW 116i?
1,599cc powerplant in the BMW 116i has been replaced by the Hams Hall-built 1,995cc engine already showcased in the 118i and 120i models. The latest edition to the BMW 1 Series range still produces 122hp, but torque has been increased by 25Nm to 185Nm between 3,000 and 4,250rpm. Acceleration from zero to 62mph has improved as a result of this.
Is the Honda 1 series 116i any good?
It’s rear-wheel drive, which is ideal for grip and agility, so the 1 Series is composed in corners and good fun to drive, even with the smaller engines. That said, the original 116i is best avoided unless you’re on a tight budget as it’s fairly lacklustre and lacks low down punch. The 118i or 118d are much better choices.
Should I buy a Toyota 116i?
That said, the original 116i is best avoided unless you’re on a tight budget as it’s fairly lacklustre and lacks low down punch. The 118i or 118d are much better choices. It’s certainly not the most spacious of cars either – particularly for rear seat passengers where there’s a shortage of leg and headroom for adults.
How much does the new BMW 116d cost?
The new three-door BMW 116d costs from £17,605 OTR, while the five-door 116d is priced from £18,135 OTR. Both models go on sale in March 2009. Three- and five-door versions of the BMW 116i, 116d and 118d are now available with a new Sport trim level.