The new Mini Highgate

Mini, owned by BMW, has release a new model named the Highgate. It is part of the company’s new London themed special edition vehicles.

New body colours available

The new Highgate model follows on from the Mini Baker Street and the Mini Bayswater. It’s based on the Mini Convertible adding extra features upon the interior and exterior. This includes the new exterior body colours of Iced Chocolate and Silvertouched Truffle. Midnight Black or White Silver metallic colours are also available as an option. The truffle bonnet stripes with blue detail make the car look quite attractive.

New alloy wheels for the Mini Highgate

The alloys wheels have also been modified for the Highgate, coming with 17 inch Double Cross Turned lightweight wheels. These aren’t only sportier but they look great too. The design is supposed to resemble that of the Union Jack flag.

Inside the car

Inside the cabin there will be a rather attractive choice of colours. This includes seats of Dark Truffle colour with blue detail. Upgrading to the Chili Pack will bring about various extras such as Bluetooth and USB connectivity ability, automatic air conditioning, a multi function steering wheel along with unique multicoloured interior lights. Chrome Line interior and exterior upgrades are available.

Mini Highgate engine choices

There will be four engine options available. These include the Mini Cooper which is able to produce 122 BHP, the Mini Cooper S which is able to produce 184 BHP, the Mini Cooper D which is able to produce 112 BHP and the Mini Cooper SD which is able to produce 143 BHP.

Gearbox transmission

Standard gearbox transmission comes in the form of a six speed manual gearbox which can be upgraded to a six speed automatic gearbox.

Limited edition models

These limited edition models are certain to grab some attention, especially from residents within the areas of which the car’s are named after.


If the Mini Highgate sounds good to you then you will be pleased to know that the entry level convertible is available for a price of £21,300. The higher end Mini Cooper SD Highgate Convertible automatic version is available at £26,060.

Full price list

Model Price
MINI Cooper Highgate Convertible £21,300
MINI Cooper Highgate Convertible Auto £22,435
MINI Cooper D Highgate Convertible £22,375
MINI Cooper D Highgate Convertible Auto £23,575
MINI Cooper S  Highgate Convertible £24,080
MINI Cooper S Highgate Convertible Auto £25,275
MINI Cooper SD Highgate Convertible £24,775
MINI Cooper SD Highgate Convertible Auto £26,050