The new generation of hatchback BMW 1-Series should hit the market until 2019, but already appear first details. The publication L’Automobile even published its vision of how the model will look. According to information hatchback will be built on the platform UKL, which was used for the BMW X1 and the entire range of models of Mini. This means that the machine will become yet another BMW, which will replace rear-wheel drive to front.
Top versions 1-Series will be offered with a system of four-wheel drive. Bayern will renounce the use of engines with 6-cylinder model will be available only to units 3 and 4-cylinder engines. There will also be a hybrid version of the unit, which saw the BMW 2 Active Tourer.
The design of the hatchback remains a secret for now, but the artists of L’Automobile believe that the car will continue to follow corporate design of the brand, so general changes should not be expected.