BMW 1 Series vs Toyota Corolla Comparison

    BMW 1 Series

    Toyota Corolla

    2024 BMW
    1 Series
    vs
    2024 Toyota
    Corolla
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    How they stack...

    CarExpert Score
    CarExpert has rated other vehicles in the small category, between scores of 7.4 and 8.6.
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    8.0
    8.3
    0.0
    Based on the BMW 1 Series 28ti
    Based on the Toyota Corolla ZR HYBRID
    Best suitable for...
    City drivingCity driving
    Driving the familyDriving the family
    LuxuryLuxury
    Fuel Efficiency
    42L
    248 to 315 km
    43L - 50L
    168 to 300 km
    ANCAP Safety Rating
    Warranty
    5 year
    warranty
    5 year
    warranty
    MSRP
    $49,900 - $76,600
    $29,270 - $40,450
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    CarExpert's Take

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    Scott Collie
    Head of Content
    Scott Collie drove this car and these were their findings:
    Hits
    • Efficient as ever
    • Improved interior technology
    • Excellent boot
    Misses
    • Limited headroom up front
    • Tight rear seat alongside newer rivals
    • Prices are (way) up since launch

    Standard Features

    Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
    Wireless phone charger
    Powered tailgate
    Rear air vents
    Adaptive cruise control
    Climate control
    Reversing sensors
    Reversing camera
    Autonomous emergency braking

    Optional Features

    NA
    • Crystal Pearl Paint (+$575)
    • Mica Metallic Paint (+$575)
    • Metallic Paint (+$575)

    Colours Available

    The BMW 1 Series is available in the following exterior paint colours:

    • Alpine White
    • Black Sapphire (+$1308)
    • Melbourne Red (+$1308)
    • M Misano Blue (+$1308)
    • Skyscraper Grey (+$1308)
    • Storm Bay metallic (+$2000)
    • Frozen Pure Grey metallic (+$3846)

    The 118i Sport is only available in solid black paint.

    Corolla Hatchback models are available in the following finishes:

    • Sunstone Orange
    • Lunar Blue
    • Glacier White
    • Frosted White
    • Silver Pearl
    • Graphite
    • Eclipse Black
    • Jasper Red

    Of these, only Sunstone Orange and Glacier White can’t be had with a black roof in ZR guise.

    Sedan models are available in the following colours:

    • Dark Grey
    • Eclipse Black
    • Glacier White
    • Frosted White
    • Silver Pearl
    • Celestite Grey
    • Atomic Rush
    • Saturn Blue

    Specs

    Type
    TURBO DIRECT F/INJPORT & DIRECT F/INJ, MULTI POINT F/INJ
    Size (cc)
    1499 - 19981798 - 1987
    Size (L)
    1.5L, 2.0L2.0L, 1.8L
    Induction
    TURBO 3, TURBO 4INLINE 4
    Camshaft
    VARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAMVARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAM
    Valves/Ports per Cylinder
    12 - 1616
    Power
    103kW - 225kW72kW - 126kW
    Power RPM
    4200 - 50006000
    Torque
    220Nm - 450Nm142Nm - 203Nm
    Torque RPM
    1480 - 18003600 - 4600
    Bore Stroke
    --
    Compression Ratio
    9.5 - 1113 - 13.05

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