The 2016 Mini Cooper S Clubman which is slated for release later in 2016 will definitely come with a plethora of changes though still maintaining its trademark look. BMW made sure that this minivan will be much bigger than its previous model and also is expected to have a much more sensible appearance. Here are the features to watch out
Mini Clubman 2016 Interior
There will be 5 fully-fledged seats which are electrically adjustable as well as a wider instrument panel with cockpit fascia frame. There are two options as far as the instrument panel is concerned. The base option will be 6.5 inches long while the 8.8 inch color screen comes as an option. There is also the atmospheric lighting feature added. Other features that should be expected in the 2016 Mini Cooper Clubman include a MINI navigation system professional feature as well as radio MINI visual boost feature among many others.
2016 Mini Cooper S interior
This brand new model is approximately 10 inches longer than its predecessor. The reason for this increment in length is so to enable this new model to have a larger cargo area. Larger LED headlamps should be expected for this model as well as an LED fog light which comes as an option. As far as the color of the model is concerned, there will be eight metallic paint finishes as well as four nonmetallic paint finishes from which the potential buyers of his model can get to choose from. Expect the split doors to come as a novel feature for this model. The new Mini Cooper S 2016 dimensions for the exterior will be as follows:
• Length – 168.3 inches
• Width – 70.9 inches
• Height – 56.7 inches and
• Wheelbase – 105.1 inches
2016 Mini Clubman Engine, Specs, 0-60
As far as the 2016 Mini Cooper S engine is concerned, expect two options which will be a 3(for regular Cooper) and 4 cylinder(for Cooper s) gasoline engine. The 2.0-liter turbo 4-cylinder gasoline will have the ability to crank an approximation of 189 horsepower @ 5000 rpm with 207 lb-ft of twist @ 1250 rpm. This will give the Cooper S the ability to accelerate from 0-60 MPH in 6.9 seconds with an estimated top speed of 142 MPH. The 4-cylinder gasoline engine will be coupled with an 8-speed automatic transmission or six-speed manual. The 1.5-liter turbocharged inline-three (3-cylinder) gasoline engine option will have either the standard 6-speed manual or 6-speed Steptronic, the latter being an option. It has 134 bhp @ 4400 rpm and 162 ft lbs @ 1250 rpm. Top speed is 127 mph and it accelerate from 0-60 mph for 8.9 seconds.
Price and release date
The European price for the 2016 Mini Clubman is estimated at $22,195. The US price hasn’t been officially announced since this car isn’t that popular in the US as it is in Europe. This model will get to hit the showrooms in late 2015 but as a 2016 model. More information about the US pricing will be conveyed to you as soon as we get to hear from an official source. And so until then, keep it here!!
2016 Mini Cooper S Clubman pictures