I agree with those who said the newer models must have a different pad. My 2012 135i is not bad at all. Perhaps you can find the newer pad spec.
My previous car, a Dodge Magnum SRT8 (Brembos) was awful.
2012 BSM/Black 135i Coupe | 6MT | M Sport | Premium | BMW Assist | Heated Seats | H/K | Sirius
E92 M3 Bits F: Sway/Control Arms/Tension Rods R: Subframe Bushings | BMW Perf. Springs | Koni Sports | 225/245 PSS
LUX 5000K | BMW Shadowline Grilles