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User Ranking Drivers and owners ranked these cars in 9 categories.

New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2013 BMW 1 Series
128i Convertible RWD
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2020 BMW 5 Series
530e Hybrid Plug-in iPerformance Sedan RWD
Invoice
$50,625
Average Price Paid
$51,399
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2013 BMW 1 Series
128i Convertible RWD
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2020 BMW 5 Series
530e Hybrid Plug-in iPerformance Sedan RWD
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2013 BMW 1 Series
128i Convertible RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$16,045
41 listings nationwide

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2020 BMW 5 Series
530e Hybrid Plug-in iPerformance Sedan RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$53,900

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2013 BMW 1 Series
128i Convertible RWD
Patricia Mayo Preview:

BMW's least-expensive series gets a new sporty performer for 2013, dubbed the 135is, without another change for the rest of this compact coupe and convertible lineup of now 3 trims. Fo...

2020 BMW 5 Series
530e Hybrid Plug-in iPerformance Sedan RWD
No Expert Reviews

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2013 BMW 1 Series
128i Convertible RWD
15
writes:
cool and sexy
Looks/Style Ranked 2013 Audi S4 better.
"bad to the bone"
Back Seats Ranked 2013 Audi S4 better.
"just more room"
writes:
It is a nice car. Has just the right amount of power and handles like you would expect a sports car to handle....
Front Seats Ranked 2017 Ford Mustang EcoBoost Premium Convertible RWD better.
"The seats are comfy and they are heated and cooled! "
Value Ranked 2017 Ford Mustang EcoBoost Premium Convertible RWD better.
"The technology! The mustang is fully loaded! The bmw only had a simple am/fm CD player"
10
writes:
Only right about the drive looking forward to driving and maybe buying to add to my collection.
2020 BMW 5 Series
530e Hybrid Plug-in iPerformance Sedan RWD
No User Reviews

Specs

2013 BMW 1 Series
128i Convertible RWD
2020 BMW 5 Series
530e Hybrid Plug-in iPerformance Sedan RWD
Powertrain
Drivetrain
RWD
RWD
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Fuel Economy, City
18 MPG
19 MPG
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Fuel Economy, Highway
27 MPG
28 MPG
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Fuel Tank Volume 14 gal 12.1 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
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Power
230 hp @ 6,500 RPM
230 hp @ 6,500 RPM
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Torque
200 lb-ft @ 2,750 RPM
200 lb-ft @ 2,750 RPM
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Cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
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Compression Ratio
10.7:1
10.7:1
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Displacement
3,000 cc
3,000 cc
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Bore x Stroke
3.35 in x 3.46 in
3.35 in x 3.46 in
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Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags -- Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats -- Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 4 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 41.2 in 41.4 in
Back Legroom 31.3 in 36.5 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 8 cu ft 10 cu ft
Exterior
Length 172.2 in 194.6 in
Width 75.6 in 83.7 in
Height 56.6 in 58.4 in
Wheelbase 104.7 in 117.1 in

Available Options

2013 BMW 1 Series
128i Convertible RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Alpine White
  • BLUE WATER METALLIC
  • Black Sapphire Metallic
  • Blue Water Metallic
  • Carbon Black Metallic
  • Cashmere Silver Metallic
  • Deep Sea Blue Metallic
  • Jet Black
  • Le Mans Blue Metallic
  • Mineral Grey Metallic
  • Mineral White Metallic
  • Space Gray Metallic
  • Titanium Silver Metallic
  • Vermilion Red Metallic

Option Packages

  • Fine-Wood Trim 'Fineline' Stream
  • LIGHT BURL WALNUT TRIM
  • 8-Way PWR Front Bucket Seats
  • Anthracite Wood Trim
  • BMW Assist W/Bluetooth Wireless Technology
  • Cold Weather PKG
  • Glacier Silver Aluminum Trim
  • Harman Kardon Surround Sound System
  • Heated Front Seats
  • Light Burl Walnut Trim
  • Lighting PKG
  • Limited Edition PKG
  • M Sport PKG
  • Premium PKG
  • Technology PKG
  • Black, Boston Leather Seat Trim
  • Coral Red, Boston Leather Seat Trim
  • Oyster, Boston Leather Seat Trim
  • Savanna Beige, Boston Leather Seat Trim
  • TERRACOTTA, BOSTON LEATHER SEAT TRIM
  • Taupe, Boston Leather Seat Trim
2020 BMW 5 Series
530e Hybrid Plug-in iPerformance Sedan RWD

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