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03/06/2014    1:45 PM
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Jethro compares the Audi S3 against the BMW M135i on track at Bedford Autodrome.

12/23/2013    8:00 AM
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Our Hong Kong M135i members put together this aftermarket exhaust sound-off battle.

Here you can hear the stock vs M Performance vs Bastuck vs BCS vs Milltek exhausts.

09/07/2013    10:30 AM
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CAR recently undertook a premium hot hatch comparison, featuring the M135i against the Mercedes A45 AMG and the Audi S3 (full review). Here’s how the trio stack up on paper:

The M135i serves up 320 HP and 332 LB-FT (450 Nm) from its 3 liter turbo N55 engine, mated to the 8 speed automatic ZF transmission and is RWD.

The Mercedes comes with the most power, but is also the most expensive out of this group, powered by a 360 HP / 332 LB-FT (450 Nm) 2-liter turbo engine and driven by a 7 speed dual clutch transmission and AWD.

The Audi S3 tested here has 300 HP and 380 Nm of torque from its 2 liter engine, 6 speed manual and AWD.

Here’s how they compare when tested.… CONTINUED

07/17/2013    6:50 PM
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Chris Harris gives us his thoughts on the M135i hatchback versus the Mercedes A45 AMG hatchback. Winner? View inside.

07/08/2013    5:00 AM
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Review by a BIMMERPOST member comparing his M135i hatchback to the A45 AMG hatchback following a test drive.

06/27/2013    10:59 AM
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Autocar’s hot hatch shootout featuring the BMW M135i, Mercedes A45 AMG and the VW GTI.

04/08/2013    12:00 PM
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Caradvice of Australia reviews the BMW M135i against a group of small sports sedans and hatchback – the Subaru WRX STI, Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution and Volkswagen Golf R.

Who comes out on top? They call the M135i an “obvious winner.”

01/08/2013    8:00 AM
COMMENTS: 23

Sport Auto’s Christian Gebhardt in the BMW M135i by Versus Performance with 384hp (factory M135i has 320hp). Laptime Hockenheim and acceleration 0-259 km/h High Speed with Michelin Cup tires.

Bonus video clip of the M135i fitted with Bastuck Exhaust System.