2014 Mini Cooper has proved so prosperous for BMW to German carmaker didn’t desire to wait or lounge cars in Los Angeles or Tokyo for a couple of days earlier released the first photographs and official information about the new third generation.
The 2014 Mini Cooper is becoming developed under the codename F56 , and brings the evolution of the well-known hatchback style, larger dimensions and probably most significant of all – a new platform and a choice of new I3 engine that can be installed in numerous BMW models.
With dimensions of 3,821 mm length , 1,727 mm width and 1,414 mm height , the new 2014 Cooper is 98 mm longer , 44 mm wider and 7 mm higher compared with the model that replaces , said the move was created to release a bigger interior space , such as and the trunk , which is greater by 30 % to 211 liters. With design by Mini surely will not bring a revolution but evolution of the preferred styles , and lots of lines we’ve got observed in the Vision concept from a few months ago. Similar conclusions could be drawn for the interior of 2014 Mini Cooper , which is just about identical to the predecessor , and there might be a brand new display that projects information on a small folding screen on the manage panel ( so the driver receives information about the current speed, navigation and state of person systems , and handle the music player and radio) , rear-view camera system for help when parallel parking plus a system that “remembers” indicators in targeted traffic.
2014 Mini Cooper Specs
In terms of mechanics, 2014 Mini Cooper start off with a new 1.5L turbocharged I3 engine that develops 136 hp and 220 Nm of torque, which is enough to accelerate to 100 km / h in 7.9 seconds . The only other petrol alternative is a 2.0L I4 turbo building 192 hp and 280 Nm of torque , and this version is the fastest at the moment, with acceleration to 100 km / h in 6.8 seconds . For fans of diesel 2014 Mini Cooper supply only 1.5L I3 engine, which develops 116 hp and 270 Nm of torque , although its typical fuel consumption is just 3.5 liters per 100 kilometers with CO2 emissions of 92 g / km . Somewhat later, the offer will probably be extended with new versions , such as the Mini Cooper and John Cooper Performs sports , but about them for now no additional . All models of 2014 Mini Cooper supply a common six-speed manual transmission , which transmits power to the front wheels , and the only selection is automatic with the identical variety of gears . Other mechanical modifications related to an entirely new platform , which carries the tag UKL1 in the future it’s going to trigger a lot of BMW models starting with the new 2- Series Active Tourer.
When it goes on sale this spring , the purchaser of 2014 Mini Cooper might be capable to select involving Cooper , Cooper D and Cooper S having a starting price in the domestic market of 15,300 pounds ( 18,300 euros or 24,900 dollars ) . Though at first glance doesn’t appear drastic adjustments 2014 Mini Cooper is new in each and every respect . Whenever you appear at the reputation of its predecessor , the new enhanced model can only continue with results .