September 13, 2007 1:46 AM PDT
BMW launched its 1 series a few years ago in Europe, as its 3 series has outgrown its entry-level roots. For the U.S. version, BMW turns it into a performance monster. The 135i gets an M body kit to differentiate it from its more conventionally engined siblings. Note the big air scoop in the spoiler.
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