Fun to drive Mini Cooper


Article written by soccer kits 2014

Detroit loves bigger engines that provide muscle power to vehicles. But BMW-based three-cylinder, 1.5-liter Mini Cooper does a remarkably better job challenging the established power base. With 162 pound-feet of torque and 134 horsepower the new Mini has a bit more powerful version too. It comes with 150 horsepower, 210 pound-feet of torque and 1.6-liter four-cylinder engine. Then there is a 3.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder Cooper S model too. All hardtops and convertibles come with standard six-speed manual transmission. Six-speed automatic transmission is available as an option. The hardtop turbocharged three-cylinder version of the Mini claims 0 t

2015_mini_cooper_hardtop_angularfronto 60 in 7.3 seconds and deliver EPA estimated 30 miles per gallon in the city and 42 miles per gallon on the highway. The 2.0-liter Cooper S cost $22,550 while others can be purchased $3,400 less.

For 2015, now you can buy a four-door with a bit bigger cargo space and more leg room at the back seat. Slow pickup is a common criticism of the car which the Mini is trying to address with newer turbocharged engines. Harshly ride is another complaint but responsive handling, sharp steering and strong brakes can compensate for that. Many find it a fun to drive car.