Older but bolder: BMW X1 sDrive20i M Sport

BMW pimps its second-generation X1, which turns five this year

The BMW X1 has a hint of boy-racer styling with a restyled front bumper assembly with prominent air vents.
The BMW X1 has a hint of boy-racer styling with a restyled front bumper assembly with prominent air vents.ST PHOTOS: ALPHONSUS CHERN
The BMW X1 has a hint of boy-racer styling with a restyled front bumper assembly with prominent air vents.
The BMW X1 has a hint of boy-racer styling with a restyled front bumper assembly with prominent air vents.

For the longest time, all BMW cars had a nifty button to activate the automatic mode for its wipers.

It was the only brand to have this feature, which eliminated the vagueness associated with other auto wiper functions.

Please or to continue reading the full article.

Get unlimited access to all stories at $0.99/month

  • Latest headlines and exclusive stories
  • In-depth analyses and award-winning multimedia content
  • Get access to all with our no-contract promotional package at only $0.99/month for the first 3 months*

*Terms and conditions apply.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on January 11, 2020, with the headline 'Older but bolder'. Subscribe