Last Update: Mar. 28, 2020, 5:57 a.m.
Home >>> >>> BMW X1 and MINI Hatchback

What is Better BMW X1 or MINI Hatchback?

Exterior

BMW X1 MINI Hatchback

19 reasons to buy BMW X1

Engine and transmission
More valves per cylinder 4 vs 2 2 more valves per cylinder. The more valves = the better combustion of the fuel.
Piston diameter larger 84 mm vs 73 mm 13% or 11 mm larger. The larger diameter of cylinder = the greater filling ratio. Cons: increase emissions of toxic substances.
Piston stroke longer 90 mm vs 81.5 mm 9% or 8.5 mm. The longer stroke = lower fuel consumption and fewer emissions.
More engine power

143 bhp vs 88 bhp

105 kw. vs 66 kw.

38% or 55 bhp. More power of car = more top speed.
More torque 320 nM vs 190 nM 41% or 130 nM. More torque = faster acceleration.
Performance
Faster acceleration from 0 to 60 mph 9.6 sec. vs 11.9 sec. 2.3 sec.
More top speed 124 mph vs 109 mph 15 mph
Fuel consumption
Less fuel consumption (Combined cycle) 54.25 mpg vs 58.85 mpg 8% or 4.6 mpg
Less fuel consumption (Highway) 60.05 mpg vs 65.74 mpg 9% or 5.69 mpg
Less fuel consumption (City) 46.27 mpg vs 48.66 mpg 5% or 2.39 mpg
Emissions
Higher european emission standard EURO 5 vs EURO 4 1 generation
Weight and capacity
More minimum boot capacity 420 liters vs 150 liters 64% or 270 liters
More maximum trunk space 1350 liters vs 670 liters 50% or 680 liters
More capacity of fuel tank 61 liters vs 50 liters 18% or 11 liters
More maximum allowable weight 2030 kg vs 1530 kg 25% or 500 kg
More maximum bearing capacity 560 kg vs 430 kg 23% or 130 kg
More maximum towing weight without brakes 750 kg vs 500 kg 33% or 250 kg
More maximum towing weight with brakes 1800 kg vs 800 kg 56% or 1000 kg
Other specs
More seats 5 vs 4 1

4 reasons to buy MINI Hatchback

Engine and transmission
Better compression 18.5 vs 16.5 11% or 2 . The greater degree of compression = the less fuel need to produce the same power.
Emissions
Less CO2 emissions 80 g/mile vs 85 g/mile 6% or 5 g/mile
Other specs
Less weight 1100 kg vs 1470 kg 34% or 370 kg Weight of the vehicle affects: fuel consumption, acceleration dynamic, braking distance, etc.
Less turning radius 10.66 meters vs 11.3 meters 6% or 0.64 meters

Neutral reasons BMW X1 vs. MINI Hatchback

Engine and transmission
Engine capacity 1995 cm3 vs 1364 cm3 32% or 631 cm3 more
Cylinders location In line vs In line
Camshaft DOHC vs SOHC
Fuel supply COMMON RAIL vs COMMON RAIL
Turbocharging Yes vs Yes
Dimensions
Length 4454 mm vs 3635 mm 18% or 819 mm shorter
Width 1798 mm vs 1688 mm 6% or 110 mm wider
Height 1545 mm vs 1416 mm 8% or 129 mm higher
Wheels and tires
Wheelbase 2760 mm vs 2467 mm 11% or 293 mm more
Front tires size 225/50 R17 vs 175/65 R15
Rear tires size 225/50 R17 vs 175/65 R15
Type of wheels 17" alloy wheels vs 15" steel
*Specs may vary depending on configurations and year of production(taken parameters of last released versions)