Right, I recently went to a 2012 135i MSport (with hydraulic steering), from a 2011 X3 35i (with electric steering). The steering on my 135i is much "heavier" but provides better road feel.
Originally Posted by mclaren
The new ones have electric steering.
On Order: 2016 340i xDrive EB MPerf
2012 328i xDrive Touring, BSM, Step.
Gone: 2014 MINI Cooper S, Thunder Grey, 6MT
Gone: 2012 135i Coupe, Jet Black, MSport, 6MT
Gone: 2012 135i Coupe,LeMans Blue, MSport, DCT, Prem
Gone: 2011 X35i, Vermillion Red, MSport.
Gone: 2007 328xiTouring, Barbera Red, Lemon, 6MT.
Gone: 2009 M3 Sedan, Alpine White, Black Novillo, M-DCT.
Gone: 2008 535xi, Alpine White, Black Dakota, MSport.
Long Gone: 11 other BMWs between 1971 and 1986.