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Background grid Volkswagen Golf Hatchback 2008-2014 BMW 1 Hatchback 2007-2011
Real height1 1.479 m 2 
+ 5.8 cm
1 1.421 m Real height1
2 4.199 m Real length
+ 4 cm 1 4.239 m Real length
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BMW 1 Series 3-door Hatchback  2007 - 2011 Views available
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1 Series E81
3-door Hatchback 2007 - 2011 16″
Spotted in Switzerland
Volkswagen Golf 5-door Hatchback  2008 - 2014 Views available
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Golf 5K
5-door Hatchback 2008 - 2014 16″
Spotted in Switzerland

Side ViewBMW 1 Series (E81) 3-door Hatchback 2007 vs. Volkswagen Golf (5K) 5-door Hatchback 2008


Technical specs | BMW 1 Series (E81) 3-door Hatchback 2007 is 4 cm longer and 5.8 cm lower compared to Volkswagen Golf (5K) 5-door Hatchback 2008

266 cm
+8.2
Wheelbase
257.8 cm
423.9 cm
+4
Length
419.9 cm
174.8 cm
Width2
177.9 cm
+3.1
142.1 cm
Height1
147.9 cm
+5.8
-- cm
Ground clearance3
-- cm
330 l
Cargo volume4
350 l
+7%
1150 l
Cargo volume max.4,5
1305 l
+14%
1. Maximum height | 2. Width with folded mirrors | 3. Max. ground clearance | 4. Most common power unit. Possible deviation of standards. | 5. With rear seats folded down
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inch
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1908
Year of our oldest car model

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