8 convertibles: 1 for every family budget

$35,000 to $40,000
2013 BMW 1 Series 128i Convertible
  • Model: 2013 BMW 1 Series 128i convertible
  • Price: $36,900

While it may be the entry-level model in the BMW fleet, the 2013 BMW 1 Series is still loaded with plenty of luxury features.

The BMW 128i convertible is powered by a 230-horsepower 3-liter six-cylinder engine that gets 19 mpg city and 28 mpg highway when equipped with the manual transmission and 18 mpg city and 28 mpg highway with the automatic transmission.

The BMW 135i convertible model, which starts at $44,100, gets its power from a 300-horsepower 3-liter six-cylinder with the M Sport package, while the top-of-the-line BMW 135is, which starts at $47,950, features a 320-horsepower 3-liter six-cylinder with twin turbochargers.

Standard features on all 1 Series convertibles include a fully lined, power-folding automatic soft top with a heated glass rear window and electric defroster, heated dual-power mirrors and windshield washer jets, power front windows with one-touch up/down function, eight-way manual adjustable front seats, cruise control, air bags, and dynamic stability control.


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