Older but bolder: BMW X1 sDrive20i M Sport

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.

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

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.

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