Mini India has launched the 2016 Mini Convertible In India. The convertible hot hatch is priced at Rs. 34.9 lakh, ex-showroom (Delhi).
The Mini Convertible is powered by the same 2.0-litre turbocharged engine found on the Cooper S. The engine produces 189bhp and 280Nm of torque.
The new convertible can accelerate from 0–100km/h in 7.1 seconds and the Mini will keep on accelerating till it tops out at 233km/h.
The power and torque is sent to the front wheels through a 6-speed manual gearbox and Mini does offer the option of 6-speed automatic as well.
The new Convertible features a start/stop system as well as regenerative braking system which helps it achieve a claimed mileage of 14.59km/l.
The Mini Convertible features a roof that can be retracted in 18 seconds. The boot space is a claimed 25 percent more than the previous generation model at 215 litres.
Optional features include an 8.8-inch touchscreen infotainment display as well as a Harman Kardon hi-fi audio system and a heads up display.