Long-term wrap-up: Omar says goodbye to his BMW 135i

2012-bmw-m135i-in-qatar It is said that all good things must come to an end. My time with the BMW came to an end when I accepted a new job in Kuwait. Read More >>

Long-term update: Running costs of Omar’s BMW M135i in Qatar

BMW M135i It’s been a good while with the 2013 BMW M135i so let’s talk about running costs. Servicing is cheap as it comes with a 5-year service pack so the only thing I should have to cover are tyres (which I’m sure will be fearsomely expensive if I stick with the OEM Pilot Super Sports) and batteries. Read More >>

Long-term update: Practicality and performance of the BMW M135i

BMW M135i I was a little nervous about ordering a car I’d never seen in person especially since I had seen the meek-looking normal 1-Series at the dealership and it didn’t fill me with a lot of confidence. Read More >>

Long-term intro: Omar’s 2013 BMW M135i in Qatar

2012 BMW M135i
The BMW 1-Series has always been an acquired taste ever since it launched in 2004. Even if the looks don’t bother you, there is still the price, as it costs more than a Golf without necessarily offering that much more (at least in the basic models). Read More >>