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      03-27-2019, 11:34 AM   #5
mkoesel
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Originally Posted by psuibmw View Post
Waiting for the i1
It actually may very well be on the way, according to some rumors. Keep in mind that 2024 is a long way off and they have the F56 MINI Cooper S E coming this year which shares a platform with the F52 1 Series sedan, and in updated form, the new F40 1 Series hatchback. It would be a relatively cheap stop-gap to take that drivetrain and put it into either or both of the BMW models, resulting in an i1. I would not bet against this happening. Of course, those two vehicles (the 1 Series sedan and hatchback) are not sold in the US, so neither would the i1 be.