This is the future, supercar buyers. If this is how it's to be, bring it on.
BMW performance hatch that is also a bit of a bargain. It's not quite a 1M, but it's close.
BMW's switch from RWD to FWD for the new hatch is no bad thing. This new 1 Series is a good car from the bottom up.
If you need a roomy supermini this is about your last stop before a Honda Jazz. But it lacks the involvement of some older superminis.