Mini have announced the launch of their facelift Cooper range of cars in India. The Mini Cooper will now be available in India in three body styles – 3-door hatchback, 5-door hatchback and a convertible. Recently, Mini also launched the new Countryman in India.
- 3-door Mini Cooper S (Petrol) – Rs. 33.20 lakh
- Convertible Mini Cooper S (Petrol) – Rs. 37.10 lakh
- 3-Door Mini Cooper D (Diesel) – Rs. 29.70 lakh
- 5-Door Mini Cooper D (Diesel) – Rs. 35.00 lakh
Changes on the new Mini Cooper facelift includes new LED DRLs within the round headlamp, front grille in gloss black, new fog lamp positioning, oval ORVMs, new & larger LED tail lamps with a Union Jack design. Inside, the facelift model benefits from a 6.5: infotainment screen and a even bigger 8.8″ touchscreen entertainment unit available as optional. For music, you have the setup from Harmon Kardon, then there’s ambient lighting, leather wrapped steering wheel, panoramic sunroof, head-up display, engine start / stop button, etc.
Mini cars come with dual front airbags, ABS with BA, cornering brake control, stability control, crash sensor and run-flat tyres as standard.
Powering the Mini Cooper S (3-door & Convertible) is a 2.0L turbo-petrol 4-cylinder engine producing 189 BHP of power and 280 Nm of torque matched to a 7-speed automatic gearbox. The Cooper D (3-door & 5-door) comes with a 1.5L, 3-cylinder, turbo-diesel motor producing 112 BHP of power and 270 Nm of torque matched to a 6-speed automatic gearbox. Drivers can engage 3 driving modes – Sport, Green & MID.
The new Mini Cooper cars will be available from June 2018 onwards, and are brought in as CBU (Complete Built Unit). Across the model range, you have a total of 14 colours for the new Mini Coopers, of course few are model specific paint jobs.