BMW M135i xDrive in Black Sapphire metallic, three-quarter rear view parking in front of a residential building.




The BMW M135i xDrive represents the sporting apex of the BMW 1 Series. With every detail, its powerful design points to this leading role – supported by a comprehensive package of high-quality features and advanced technologies. Explore the interior and exterior details, driving dynamic components and innovative equipment features or examine the technical data to find out about the outstanding performance and efficient consumption of the BMW M135i xDrive.

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Design options, driving dynamic features and the M Sports steering of the BMW M135i xDrive.

A clear leader – the BMW M135i xDrive spells out its dynamic predisposition clear at first glance. Under Design, you can discover an exclusive selection of sporting equipment options for the interior and exterior of this fascinating BMW 1 Series M Automobile. In the Driving Dynamics section, you will find out more about optional and standard-feature components from the areas of drive and chassis – for maximum performance and agility.
BMW M135i xDrive in Black Sapphire metallic, three-quarter front view driving.
BMW M135i xDrive in Black Sapphire metallic with BMW kidney grille in mesh design in Cerium Grey.

BMW kidney grille in mesh design.

The BMW kidney grille in mesh design is completely finished in Cerium Grey and has an elaborately designed grid inside. This grid structure, inspired by racing, lends depth and value to the front and sets a high-quality and dynamic accent in the details.
BMW M135i xDrive in Black Sapphire metallic, rear view with M Aerodynamics package.

M Aerodynamics package.

The M Aerodynamics package with M specific front apron, rear apron and side skirt trim communicates pure dynamics, highlighting the vehicle's athletic character. The trim portions are painted in the body colour and feature inserts in Black high-gloss.
BMW M135i xDrive in Black Sapphire metallic, rear view with M rear spoiler.

M rear spoiler.

The M rear spoiler emphasises the vehicle's athletic silhouette and reduces unwanted aerodynamic uplift. By producing downforce on the rear axle, it provides the vehicle with greater driving stability.
BMW M135i xDrive interior with M seat belts.

M seat belts.

The M seat belts with belt tensioner and belt force limiter boast an exquisite stitching in the classic M colours and emphasise the high-quality and sporty ambience in the interior.
BMW M135i xDrive cockpit with M Leather steering wheel.

M Leather steering wheel.

The M Leather steering wheel with multifunction buttons, an M badge and an integrated driver-side airbag is featured in three-spoke design. With a steering wheel rim in leather 'Walknappa' Black with black stitching and contoured thumb rests, it provides a direct, athletic steering experience.
BMW M135i xDrive interior with M sports seats for driver and front passenger.

M sports seats for driver and front passenger.

The M sports seats with integrated headrests, deep sitting surface and high side and backrest bolsters offer the driver and front passenger improved support, even in fast turns. In addition, the seat can be adjusted to your individual body size thanks to the integrated backrest width adjustment.
BMW M135i xDrive in Black Sapphire metallic rear view with tailpipe trims left and right in Cerium Grey.


Exclusively for the M135i: slanted tailpipes left and right and in the colour Cerium Grey. In this way, the tailpipes with a diameter of 100 mm make a visual statement and emphasise the sportiness of the M135i.
BMW M135i xDrive interior with illuminated interior trim finishers 'Illuminated Boston'.

Interior trim finishers 'Illuminated Boston'.

The interior trim finishers 'Illuminated Boston' with 'Mesh' accent on the dashboard and door trim lend the interior a progressive ambience with a high sense of value. The shimmering pattern of the discreetly backlit finishers creates both an attractive as well as a pleasant atmosphere in the vehicle.
M TwinPower Turbo 4-cylinder petrol engine in the BMW M135i xDrive.

BMW M135i xDrive engine.

A top athlete conveying pure driving pleasure: The M TwinPower Turbo 4-cylinder petrol engine in the BMW M135i is particularly powerful because it is equipped with new pistons, a larger turbocharger, optimised intake air routing, a high-performance cooling package and a flap-controlled M exhaust system.
BMW M135i xDrive with Steptronic Sport transmission.

Steptronic Sport transmission.

The 8-speed Steptronic Sport transmission offers incredibly sporty gear changes. Whether automatic or manual using gearshift paddles or gear lever – for comfortable coasting or incredibly dynamic driving. In SPORT mode and with the gear lever in the left-hand S/M position, the gear shifts are configured for the maximum performance.
BMW M135i xDrive with M Sport suspension.

M Sport suspension.

M Sport suspension lowers the vehicle by approximately ten millimetres. It also features shorter suspension springs and tighter damper settings, as well as harder stabilisers. Combined together, they result in an even more direct suspension design, which enables a distinctly sporty driving style.
BMW M135i xDrive with M Sport brake.

M Sport brake.

The M Sport brake with multi-piston brake callipers in dark blue and M designation delivers exceptional braking performance. Adapted to the vehicle's very high dynamic potential, it also allows an exceptional athletic driving style and excellent braking on wet surfaces.
BMW M135i xDrive with M Sports steering.

M Sports steering.

The M Sports steering with Servotronic creates a direct and agile steering response and reduces steering effort. Your vehicle can be directed more precisely, offering highly athletic handling characteristics, particularly on winding roads.
BMW M135i xDrive with intelligent BMW all-wheel drive xDrive.

BMW xDrive.

The intelligent BMW xDrive all-wheel drive system smoothly and variably distributes drive power to the front and rear wheels for maximum traction, driving dynamics and safety in every driving situation. For even better agility, the electronically controlled power distribution for instance counterbalances oversteer or understeer on bends.
BMW M135i xDrive in Black Sapphire metallic with M Performance package three-quarter front view.


The M Performance package* additionally boosts the sporty potential of the vehicle. The weight reduction achieved through measures on the underbody, in the interior and through the use of 18" lightweight forged wheels guarantees maximum acceleration performance and noticeably increases the driving dynamics. At the same time, the M Performance package with its striking Black design elements such as exterior mirror caps, BMW kidney grille in mesh design and tailpipe trims make the increased performance clearly visible from the outside.


* Expected to be available from 11/2019


Digital services in the BMW M135i xDrive.

BMW M135i xDrive with BMW Live Cockpit Professional.

BMW Live Cockpit Professional.

The BMW Live Cockpit Professional with navigation function includes two high-quality displays consisting of a high-resolution 10.25" Control Display that can be operated by touch and a fully digital 10.25" instrument display. The BMW Operating System 7.0 can also be operated via the iDrive Touch Controller.
The BMW M135i xDrive with Apple CarPlay® Preparation.

Preparation for Apple CarPlay®.

Why go without the features of your iPhone in your BMW when you can continue operating it as usual? The preparation for Apple CarPlay® gives you remote access to telephony as well as apps like iMessage, WhatsApp, TuneIn, Spotify and Apple Music. You can also use the voice button on the steering wheel to access Siri, Apple’s voice assistant.


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Unladen weight EU in kg 1,600
Max. permissible weight in kg 2.085
Permitted load in kg 560
Permitted axle load front/rear in kg 1,120/1,020
Luggage capacity min. (seats up or roof down) in l 380
Luggage capacity max. (seats down or roof up) in l 1,200
Trailer load 8% (braked) in kg -
Trailer load 12% (braked) in kg -
Trailer load (unbraked) in kg -


Cylinders/valves 4/4
Capacity in ccm 1,998
Stroke/bore in mm 94.6/82.0
Engine power in kW (PS) at 1/min 225 (306)/5,000-6,250
Engine torque (Nm) at 1/min 450/1,750-4,500
Compression ratio : 1 9.5


Top speed in km/h 250
Acceleration 0–100 km/h in s 4.8

Fuel consumption

Urban in l/100 km 9.3
Extra-urban in l/100 km 6.4
Combined in l/100 km 7.5
CO2 combined emissions in g/km 171
Tank capacity, approx. in l 50


Tyre dimensions front 225/40 R18 92 Y XL
Tyre dimensions rear 225/40 R18 92 Y XL
Wheel dimensions and material front 8 J x 18 inches, light-alloy
Wheel dimensions and material rear 8 J x 18 inches, light-alloy

Fuel consumption and CO2 emissions of the BMW M135i xDrive.

  • BMW M135i xDrive:
    Fuel consumption in l/100 km (combined): 7.5
    CO2 emissions in g/km (combined): 171

    Images show optional equipment, screens and displays depend on equipment options.

    The values of fuel consumptions, CO2 emissions and energy consumptions shown were determined according to the European Regulation (EC) 715/2007 in the version applicable at the time of type approval. The figures refer to a vehicle with basic configuration in Germany and the range shown considers optional equipment and the different size of wheels and tyres available on the selected model.

    The CO2 efficiency specifications are determined according to Directive 1999/94/EC and the European Regulation in its current version applicable. The values shown are based on the fuel consumption, CO2 values and energy consumptions according to the NEDC cycle for the classification.

    For further information about the official fuel consumption and the specific CO2 emission of new passenger cars can be taken out of the „handbook of fuel consumption, the CO2 emission and power consumption of new passenger cars“, which is available at all selling points and at