Above, the Countryman Cooper SD uses the same 2.0L diesel but with 190ch (400Nm) and the Cooper S uses the 2.0L 4-cylinder 192ch (280Nm). AWD is optional on each model while the gearbox offers is more complex BVA6 on the Cooper D and optional on the Cooper, Cooper BVA8 on SD and optional on the Cooper S.
For fans picnics, Mini offers the Picnic Bench, flexible support for the luggage compartment. By removing and placing it on the charging threshold, one obtains a bench for two.
You will also have the choice with other combustion engines. At the launch in February 2017, Mini indeed offers the Cooper Version (3 cylinder petrol 1.5 liter 136 horsepower), Cooper (4 cylinder petrol 2.0-liter 192 horsepower), Cooper D (4-cylinder diesel 2.0-liter 150 horsepower) and Cooper SD (4-cylinder diesel 2.0-liter 190 horsepower). Entry ticket: 26.900 euros.
But if the dimensions are not really “Mini”, the interior presentation recalls that the brand does not necessarily taken seriously, like the customization options and two new facilities: a counter of “driving pleasure” during trips outside paved roads and … “picnic bench”, a removable seat that can picnic sitting on the trunk line of the Countryman, 2017.