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



All details of the BMW M135i xDrive at a glance: engine, technology, equipment, and technical data.

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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THE 1All details of the BMW M135i xDrive at a glance: engine, technology, equipment, and technical data.


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


Connectivity and digital services in the BMW M135i xDrive.

From your digital character BMW Intelligent Personal Assistant via the freely programmable, BMW Live Cockpit Professional to the comfortable Remote Software Upgrade: the latest connectivity technologies and innovative digital services offer you a maximum of connectivity and comfort in your 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.
BMW M135i xDrive with BMW Intelligent Personal Assistant.

BMW Intelligent Personal Assistant.

‘Hey, BMW. Who are you?’ Wouldn’t it be incredible if your BMW also came with a personal assistant? Communicate with your vehicle using the BMW Intelligent Personal Assistant. It knows you, gets better every day and helps out whatever the situation. You can assign your own personal activation word. It can explain everything about your car and helps you to get to know your BMW even better.
BMW M135i xDrive with Remote Software Upgrade.

Remote Software Upgrade.

Do you want your BMW to be up to date with the latest software? With Remote Software Upgrade, your BMW will always be up to date – without having to visit your BMW service partner. Upgrades are installed over-the-air, just as they are for your smartphone. In this way, other functions in your vehicle can also be activated.
The Remote Services in the BMW M135i xDrive.

Remote Services.

Did I lock my car doors? Where exactly is it parked? Remote Services allows you to access your vehicle from a distance using the BMW Connected app. Flash your headlights, activate the climate control function inside your vehicle or lock your BMW from anywhere using your smartphone.
Telephony with wireless charging in the BMW M135i xDrive.

Telephony with wireless charging.

Telephony with wireless charging incorporates a wireless charging dock and a second microphone for a better hands-free voice quality for you and your front passenger. A roof aerial connection improves mobile reception. Two mobile telephones and an audio player can be connected simultaneously via Bluetooth. Also included is the technical capacity for a WiFi hotspot.
The BMW M135i xDrive with Wi-Fi Hotspot.

Wi-Fi Hotspot.

Take part in video conference calls on your tablet or stream the final episode of your favourite series on your smartphone. The Wi-Fi Hotspot is a way to go online with LTE speed (if available) using the SIM card installed in your vehicle. You and your fellow passengers can surf the Web on up to ten devices.
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.



Cylinder/ Valves per cylinder 3 / 4
Technical capacity in cm3 1,499
Stroke/Drilling in mm 94.6 / 82
Engine performance in kW (hp) 100 (136) / 4500-6500
Max torque(Nm) per 1/min 220 / 1500-4100
Compression:1 11


Top Speed 213
Acceleration 8.9


Length/Width/Height 4,319 / 1,799 / 1,434
Width incl. mirrors (driver / passenger side) in mm 2081 (1045 / 1036)
Wheelbase in mm/Wheel turn in m 2,670 / 11.4
Ground clearance in mm 153


Weight not loaded in kg 1,365
Weight Max in kg 1,845
Permitted load in kg 555
Permitted Axle load front/rear in kg 980 / 940
Allowed unbraked trailer load / drawbar load in kg 680 / 75
Allowed braked trailer load up to 12 % / 8 % incline in kg 1,300 / 1,300
Trunk capacity min.-max. in l 380 - 1200


Tire front 205/55 R16 91 W
Tire rear 205/55 R16 91 W
Rim front 7Jx16 LM
Rim rear 7Jx16 LM


Combined in l/100km 5.7 - 5.9
Tank capacity in l 42

CO2 Emissions

Combined in g/km 130 - 135

Fuel consumption and CO2 emissions of the BMW M135i xDrive.

  • BMW M135i xDrive:
    Fuel consumption in l/100 km (combined): 7.1–6.8
    CO2 emissions in g/km (combined): 162–155

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

    The information on fuel consumption, CO2 emissions and energy consumption has been determined in accordance with the prescribed measurement procedure VO (EU) 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.

    Further information about the official fuel consumption and the official specific CO2 emissions for new passenger automobiles cars can be found in the 'New Passenger Vehicle Fuel Consumption and CO2 Emission Guidelines', which are available free of charge at all sales outlets and from The Society of the Irish Motor Industry, 5 Upper Pembroke Street, Dublin 2 and on

    The values are already based on the new WLTP regulation and are translated back into NEDC-equivalent values in order to ensure the comparison between the vehicles. For vehicle related taxes or other duties based (at least inter alia) on CO2-emissions the CO2 values may differ to the values stated here.