MINI Cooper Convertible

The MINI Cooper Convertible isn’t just a fun open top car to cruise around during hot weather, the car has strong hatchback credentials too. In our review we take a look at how the car is driving profits up for the BMW Group.

Engines

The MINI Cooper S 1.6 litre variant offers a wonderfully thrilling performance. Moving up in the range the John Cooper Works engine produces a staggering 211 BHP. This particular version is able to race from 0 – 62 MPH in only 6.9 seconds.

Safety

You would expect a fast convertible vehicle to contain plenty of high quality safety equipment. The MINI Cooper does not let you down in that respect. Stability control, front and side airbags along with traction control are standard. ISOFIX child seat fittings and seatbelt tensioners also come with all models. Upgrading to the John Cooper Works variant provides a differential lock.

Interior

Being associated with BMW, you would expect the MINI Cooper Convertible to contain a great amount of quality within. The car’s interior is wonderfully designed with high quality materials being used throughout.

Running costs

The MINI Cooper convertible comes with a start stop system and brake energy regeneration, two pieces of technology usually seen amongst luxury vehicles. The gear change indicator helps drivers save on fuel costs.

Some MINI Cooper Convertible variants

  • Convertible 1.6 2dr – £17,235
  • Convertible 1.6 Pepper Pack 2dr – £18,160
  • Convertible 1.6D 2dr – £18,310
  • Convertible 1.6 Chili/Media Pack 2dr – £20,200
  • Convertible 1.6 Sport Pack 2dr – £20,230
  • Convertible 1.6D Pepper/Media Pack 2dr -  £20,355
  • Convertible 1.6D Chili Pack 2dr – £20,365
  • Convertible 1.6 S 2dr – £20,395
  • Convertible 1.6 Pepper/Sport Pack 2dr – £21,005
  • Convertible 1.6 Chili/Sport Pack 2dr – £21,050
  • Convertible 2.0D SD 2dr – £21,130
  • Convertible 1.6D Chili/Media Pack 2dr – £21,275
  • Convertible 1.6D Sport Pack 2dr – £21,305
  • Convertible 1.6 Sport/Media Pack 2dr – £21,710
  • Convertible 1.6 S Media Pack 2dr – £21,735
  • Convertible 1.6 Chili/Sport/Media Pack 2dr – £21,960
  • Convertible 1.6 S Chili/Sport/Media Pack 2dr – £24,575
  • Convertible 2.0D SD Sport/Media Pack 2dr – £24,620
  • Convertible 1.6T S John Cooper Works 2dr – £24,780
  • Convertible 2.0D SD Chili/Sport/Media Pack 2dr – £25,310
  • Convertible 1.6T S JCW Media Pack 2dr – £26,120
  • Convertible 1.6T S JCW Chili Pack 2dr – £26,365
  • Convertible 1.6T S JCW Chili/Media Pack 2dr – £27,275