Rus News Journal

BMW company exhausted million “edinichku“

BMW company celebrates release of the million car 1-Series, made throughout five years.“ “The car which has descended from the conveyor of factory of BMW in Leipzig, the three-door hatchback of BMW 118d became anniversary.
For the first time“edinichka“has been presented in 2004 in the form of a five-door hatchback. Since then she had time to get a three-door variant, and also bodies“ a coupe “and“ a cabriolet “. Now 1-Series it is equipped with the six-cylinder petrol and four-cylinder diesel engines which capacity, depending on version, varies from 115 to 306 horsepowers.
since 2005 at factory in Leipzig it has been made 662 thousand cars, 338 thousand more - in Regensburg. About third of all exhausted“edinichek“(336 thousand pieces) have been sold to inhabitants of Germany. In 2009 of BMW realised 217 thousand cars 1-Series, from them hardly less than two thousand have been sold in Russia.
the five-door hatchback 1-Series new generation should leave by the end of 2011, then in the market there will be also a three-door version.