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      12-13-2013, 06:12 PM   #1
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Considering a X1, how does it compare to 128i?

Considering buying a X1, how does it compare to 128i? Maybe someone did a similar type of switch. Whats your opinion?
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      12-13-2013, 06:15 PM   #2
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EDIT: Sorry, I thought you were comparing to a 328i.

The X1 will drive extremely similarly to a 128i. It uses many of the same parts and has a similar power to weight ratio. The X1 35i uses many of the same parts as the 135i (engine, transmission, steering rack), but the 128i has the old non-turbo inline 6. I find the 128i's engine more enjoyable to hammer on, but the engine in the X1 28i is more powerful and has far more torque.
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      12-13-2013, 08:45 PM   #3
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We trade our 135i on our X1. They're very similar, aside from the awd and added practicality.
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