Read our most comprehensive review of the BMW 2019 Lineup standard features, trim levels, and available options. Additional new features for the BMW 2019 Lineup include a heated steering wheel, and optional heated and power operated front seats on lower-trim models with cloth upholstery. Front-wheel drive is standard and all-wheel drive is optional. In addition to the gas-only model, the BMW 2019 Lineup is also available as a hybrid with all-wheel drive as standard.
- Spacious interior
- Comfortable and spacious interior
- Active safety features come standard
YOU WON’T LIKE
- All-wheel drive is only available with the V-6
- Subpar interior fit and finish
- Sloppy handling and steering
In a 2017 comparison test that included the Kia and Jeep, the BMW 2019 Lineup placed fifth. Handling also proved to be another BMW 2019 Lineup weak spot and we found the steering to be numb.
The BMW 2019 Lineup, on the other hand, is a better package, as we noted in a 2017 First Test, thanks to its smooth powertrain and well-calibrated brakes that smoothly transition between regenerative and mechanical braking. However, since it isn’t a plug-in hybrid, the BMW 2019 Lineup doesn’t have much EV mode range and can only travel around 0.5 miles on electricity.A rearview camera with rear parking sensors is now standard on all models.
The car is the only BMW 2019 Lineup trim level that can be had with a cool two-tone exterior color scheme. The ride itself was smooth, and road imperfections were barely felt.”