The MINI has been around since 1959, and its distinctive design makes it one of the world’s most recognizable cars. Today, the MINI is known for its unique style, affordable price, and good performance and handling. MINI is now under the helm of BMW and offers a variety of models to suit any kind of palette.
The MINI Cooper maintains the distinct look of its older version. However, since BMW has become the manufacturer, the classic MINI Cooper has received a performance upgrade. A small hatchback with a charming exterior, the Cooper makes up its seemingly small design with outstanding performance and plenty of cool features. The interior is very stylish for such an economical car, which includes an ergonomic steering wheel and “leatherette” seating. The 2012 MINI Cooper is available in coupe, hardtop, and convertible and offers a 121hp 1.6-liter engine, 181hp turbocharged mill or the top end John Cooper works model that boasts of a 208hp turbocharged engine. With prices starting at $20,200, the Cooper offers great value and an outstanding dose of style.
The MINI Clubman aims to provide an added dose of practicality in the Cooper package. The Clubman starts at $21,900 and offers a rear-mounted third door that eases entry inside the cabin. Base models come standard with full power accessories and 15-inch alloy wheels while the variety of optional accessories will allow you to equip your Clubman with such niceties as: adaptive Xenon headlamps and a 10-speaker Harman Kardon stereo system.
Would you like a different approach when it comes to a crossover SUV? It is hard to truly describe what the MINI Countryman is all about but it does deliver the same sort of handling abilities in a family-friendly and practical package. Prices start at $22,450 for the 2012 Cooper Clubman model and include new wheels, a digital compass, and two-tone leather seating. Other standard features include adjustable steering and throttle controls, a trip computer, roof rails, and a six-speaker audio system. If you are looking for the perfect MINI for a small family then the Countryman is a worthy pick.
MINI is an incredibly unique and exciting brand. If you are looking for a distinctive car that handles great and is both affordable and safe, then a Mini Cooper is the right choice for you. Fill out a FREE, no-obligation price quote now and find the lowest price from the MINI dealers in your area!