Less is more.

The four-cylinder petrol engine in the BMW 118i and 120i.

Increased performance at reduced levels of fuel consumption is now a reality thanks to BMW's groundbreaking technology. The BMW 118i has an aluminium four-cylinder engine which provides 10 kW (14 hp) more than its predecessor, yet uses 1.4 l/100 km less fuel. The BMW 120i manages to offer 15 kW (20 hp) more than its predecessor while providing unrivalled fuel consumption levels at 6.8 l/100 km.

Fuel consumption / CO2 emissions


Combined fuel consumption: 6.5 to 7.0 l/100 km
Combined CO2 emissions: 152 to 163 g/km

Further information about the official fuel consumption and the official specific CO₂ emissions for new passenger automobiles can be found in the "New Passenger Vehicle Fuel Consumption and CO₂ Emission Guidelines", which are available free of charge at all sales outlets and from DAT Deutsche Automobil Treuhand GmbH, Hellmuth-Hirth-Str. 1, 73760 Ostfildern, Germany.