Each Generation of a vehicle model has certain distinguishing features. Please check the images below to identify the generation of your car. Note that relying on the year your car was built is sometimes misleading as there is overlap between Generations.

E82 Coupe: 2008-2015
E87 Hatch: 2004-2011
E88 Cabrio: 2008-2015
F20 Hatch : 2011-2015