The Mini Cooper line delivers nimblemanging, crisp functioning and an interminably cute bulldogappearance in tidy, efficient packages, on enough of space andcomfort for front seat passengers. The Mini lineup has been realupgraded for 2011, having the presentation of the four-doorCountryman . The 2011 Mini Cooper today arrives in four body styles,everything powered by a 1.6-liter four-cylinder engine.
The 2011 Mini Cooper models gain fromretooled engines and retooled fashioning. The engines are moreefficient and somewhat more strong for 2011. Standard instrumentationis more plentiful, on HD and satellite radio in every models. The2011 Mini Coopers have novel bumper plans , tail lights and novelwheel plans. The front ends have been reshaped to encounter novelrequirements for pedestrian safety. The quality 121-horsepower1.6-liter engine does work best on the quality manual transmission,in our opinion, still every Minis are usable with an facilitative6-speed automatic.
The turbocharged version in the CooperS models brings forth 181 horsepower and a substantial 192 pound-feetof torque, producing it one of the auto world is most powerfulengines for its size.Everything the Minis are fun to drive,but in Cooper S trim they take exhilarating functioning and agilemanaging that is most simply appreciated via the experience. And theyhowever return till yet 27 mpg city, 36 highway, consorting to theEPA.
The standard Mini Cooper hardtop isextremely hardheaded like a two-seat car, and large plenty ofaccommodate everything sizes of drivers and front passengers inextremely comfortable seats. As its hatchback and folding back seats,the hardtop can drag reasonable amounts of gear. Its two-place backseat is hard to climb into, and best left for little children oremergency road slope assistance.
The Mini Cooper exchangeable has lessback seat room and less back cargo capacity as compared to thehatchback, but its automatic soft top is simple to function andconsiderable insulated for year-round apply. We watch theexchangeable like a two-seat car with the alternative of dragginganother 2 passengers in a pinch.