A small, sporty, compact family hatch with a smart badge. This, the second generation of the BMW 1 series comes complete with sleeker styling, more efficient engines and all-wheel drive options. Encapsulating everything you could want from a compact family hatch but, with a unique drivability selling point in this segment – rear wheel drive.
Offering cutting edge connectivity and in car entertainment the BMW 1 Series is a great choice for customers who want a chance to run about in the Ultimate Driving Machine.
The car on special offer this May is the 116d M Sport model which boasts some brilliant features like BMWs awesome Satellite Navigation and M Sport styling including M Sport Seats, M Sport Suspension, M Sport Wheels and M Sport touches in and around the cabin as well as M Sport body styling, front nose cone and rear diffuser. Braking is also impressive especially with the M Sport brakes fitted.
On a technical side this BMW 1 Series has an impressive 116 BHP which boasts a 0-62 time of just 10.3 seconds and a massive Extra Urban MPG of 78.5 MPGs. Company car drivers can take note of the low 106 (g/km) CO2 and the P11d value of just £25,370. Service intervals of the BMW 1 Series are one of the best points of this vehicle with frequency set at every 24 months or 30,000 miles!
Second up on the BMW special offers list this month is the awesome BMW X3 M Sport model. Again the second generation of the BMW X3 series stacks up impressively with other models in the SUV sector. The high driving position and on road experience in the X3 is perhaps the best selling points when coupled with the MPG and service intervals.
Compete with variable damper control and variable ratio steering the BMW X3 sits comfortably on the road and the X Drive 4×4 system ensures that this SUV is capable of handling all and every situation you can throw at it.
The SUV on offer today is the BMW X3 2.0 litre diesel X Drive model with M Sport styling and options and makes up almost 80% of all the X3s sold by BMW. The 8 speed quick shift auto-box compliments the car nicely and executive features such as cruise control, front and side airbags and traction and braking control are all standard on the model.
On a technical side the CO2 emissions on this model are some of the best in class with just 136 g/km and a P11d value of just £38,860. Insurance wise this car is group 28 and service intervals are set at every 24 months or 36,000 miles. The 2.0 litre diesel engine boasts a massive 190 BHP and a whopping 400 NM of torque which shoots the car from 0-62 MPH in just 8.1 seconds and yet still averages 57 MPG (extra Urban.) Not bad for a vehicle weighing 2.3 tonnes and which can tow 2.4 ton braked weight.
Next up on the list of best BMW special offers this May is the all-new 2017 BMW 5 series. Whatever you are looking for in a full sized executive car you will find here in the BMW 5 series. A sumptuous interior, cutting edge safety features and overall style and size makes it easy to see why one in every 5 BMWs sold worldwide is a BMW 5 series and this the 7th generation is perhaps the best ever made by the Bavarian brand.
Rear wheel steering options, 4×4 options and a range of new engines make this car more favourable than other executive/ luxury cars with steps taken towards autonomous driving technology ensures that this car leads the way in luxury lease cars.
The car on special offer this May is the 520d Efficient Dynamic SE model with the 8 speed auto transmission. Jam packed with technology which includes voice control, real time traffic info and a 10 inch iDrive colour screen as well as a 20GB hard drive. The key is also worth a mention with its colour screen giving data on the car (such as locked, unlocked, average speeds and MPG) and even allows for the vehicle cabin to be warmed up before use. Notably you can also synchronise Microsoft 365 with the BMW 5 series to include emails and calendars on your screen.
On a technical note the 2.0 litre diesel engine hurls through the bends and offers fuel economy which can rival small hatchbacks. This G30 BMW 5 series version boasts just 102 (g/km) of CO2 and has a p11d value of £43,780. With 190 BHP and 400 NM of torque gives a 0-62 MPH time of 7.5 seconds which will make short work of any overtakes and the impressive 78 MPG (extra urban) will make many motorists happy to drive it anywhere, anytime. Service wise; the BMW 5 Series is due every 24 months or circa every 30,000 miles.
So given the choice, which car would you drive home in? Leave comments below…