F40 1 Series to Debut in June
The third generation 1 Series, codenamed F40, will make its debut in September of this year. The series is front-wheel-drive and the based engine will be a three-cylinder. The car will be shown to the pubic on June 25-27 at the BMW Welt in Munich. Then the new car will be shown at the Frankfurt Auto Show in September.
The new 1 Series is not expected to be available in the U.S. market. The outgoing 1 Series model has enjoyed success in European and Asian markets.