2015 MINI Cooper Convertible

2015 MINI Cooper Convertible

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Style NameFuel TypeDrive TypeMPGMSRP
2drGasoline FuelFront Wheel DriveCity: 27
Hwy: 27
$25,700.00
2dr John Cooper WorksGasoline FuelFront Wheel DriveCity: 26
Hwy: 26
$35,850.00
2dr SGasoline FuelFront Wheel DriveCity: 26
Hwy: 26
$28,700.00

2-door Mini-Compact Passenger Car
Front Wheel Drive
Base MSRP: $25,700.00
Invoice: $24,360.00
Hwy MPG: 34 mpg
City MPG: 27 mpg

Pros

Retro good looks; fuel economy; agile handling; high performance 'S' model

Model News

MINI has added a 4-door model to their hardtop lineup for 2015. The MINI Hardtop 4-door uses the same basic chassis as the 2-door but with a stretched wheelbase, adding more interior room, bigger back seats and of course an additional pair of doors. The 4-door version adds roughly 6-inches to the overall length of the vehicle when compared to the 2-door version but interior space grows in nearly every direction, with additional head, shoulder and foot room for rear seat passengers.

Value Writeup

The MINI Cooper is one of the most exciting and stylish cars on the market. Known for fun handling, efficient powertrains and extensive customization options, the growing range of MINI models offers something for just about everyone. The Cooper S brings serious performance to the MINI lineup. Prices for the MINI Cooper hardtop start at just over $20,000.

Model Highlights

MINI is credited with bringing the first premium compact car to America, proving that high quality and small packaging are not mutually exclusive concepts. Thoroughly engineered with a well put-together feel, all the Coopers in the MINI lineup are praised for their agility and fun-to-drive factor and all of that returns for 2015.

For 2015, the MINI Cooper Hardtop comes with a choice of 2- or 4-door body styles, while each body style is available in either Cooper or Cooper S trim. The MINI Cooper Convertible returns as well, retaining the same powertrains as in 2014. The Convertible also offers a high-performance John Cooper Works trim

The more basic Cooper version is powered by a turbocharged 1.5L 3-cylinder engine. While diminutive and featuring only 3-cylinders, this powerplant, makes 134 horsepower and 162 lb-feet of torque, more than the old 4-cylinder engine found in MINI Coopers of years past. Transmission options include either a standard 6-speed Getrag manual or a 6-speed automatic.

The Cooper S adds an additional level of performance to the MINI. It's powered by a 189-hp turbocharged 2.0L 4-cylinder engine. The Getrag 6-speed is also standard on S models. A 6-speed automatic is available, as are steering-wheel mounted shift paddles.

While the MINI Cooper Convertible continues to be available for 2015, but is based on the previous generation platform, which utilizes a 1.6L 4-cylinder engine good for 121-horsepower in the base trim and 181 horses in the turbocharged S trim. The Convertible is available in base Cooper, Cooper S and John Cooper Works trims. The John Cooper Works, however, adds an even more powerful engine tuning for 208 horsepower, as well as a limited-slip differential and sport suspension. The base and S trims are equipped similarly to the equivalent Cooper Hardtop trims.

MINI is a bit different than other brands out there, offering little difference between trim models other than engine choices. Buyers are instead welcomed to option their cars up individually or through option packages, of which there are many. Being a bit of a premium small car, the MINI Cooper Hardtop is available with several upscale features including a heads up display, a navigation system, adaptive cruise control, automated parking assist, a Harman/Kardon sound system and leather seating.

In addition, MINI's customization program is legendary. The automaker wants buyers to make the car their own-- allowing them to go beyond simple alloy wheels and paint colors and offering hood stripes, mirror caps, roof décor and a dazzling array of interior upholstery options.

Pricing

To get up to date 2015 MINI Cooper Convertible values, we highly recommend you evaluate and compare the Retail, Private Party, and/or Trade-In Values from the following reputable market pricing providers:

Exterior Color Interior Colors
 

Highclass Gray Metallic

Manufacturers Code: (B43)

  • Carbon Black
  • Carbon Black
  • Carbon Black
  • John Cooper Works Black
  • Toffee
  • Polar Beige
  • Carbon Black
  • Carbon Black
  • Championship Red
  • Satellite Gray
  • Polar Beige/Carbon Black
 

British Racing Green Metallic

Manufacturers Code: (B22)

  • Carbon Black
  • Carbon Black
  • Carbon Black
  • John Cooper Works Black
  • Toffee
  • Polar Beige
  • Carbon Black
  • Carbon Black
  • Championship Red
  • Satellite Gray
  • Polar Beige/Carbon Black
 

Pepper White

Manufacturers Code: (850)

  • Carbon Black
  • Carbon Black
  • Carbon Black
  • John Cooper Works Black
  • Toffee
  • Polar Beige
  • Carbon Black
  • Carbon Black
  • Championship Red
  • Satellite Gray
  • Polar Beige/Carbon Black
 

Spice Orange Metallic

Manufacturers Code: (B23)

  • Carbon Black
  • Carbon Black
  • Carbon Black
  • John Cooper Works Black
  • Toffee
  • Polar Beige
  • Carbon Black
  • Carbon Black
  • Championship Red
  • Satellite Gray
  • Polar Beige/Carbon Black
 

Chili Red

Manufacturers Code: (851)

  • Carbon Black
  • Carbon Black
  • Carbon Black
  • John Cooper Works Black
  • Toffee
  • Polar Beige
  • Carbon Black
  • Carbon Black
  • Championship Red
  • Satellite Gray
  • Polar Beige/Carbon Black
 

Iced Chocolate Metallic

Manufacturers Code: (B49)

  • Carbon Black
  • Carbon Black
  • Carbon Black
  • John Cooper Works Black
  • Toffee
  • Polar Beige
  • Carbon Black
  • Carbon Black
  • Dark Truffle
  • Championship Red
  • Satellite Gray
  • Polar Beige/Carbon Black
 

Midnight Black Metallic

Manufacturers Code: (A94)

  • Carbon Black
  • Carbon Black
  • Carbon Black
  • John Cooper Works Black
  • Toffee
  • Polar Beige
  • Carbon Black
  • Carbon Black
  • Dark Truffle
  • Championship Red
  • Satellite Gray
  • Polar Beige/Carbon Black
 

White Silver Metallic

Manufacturers Code: (A62)

  • Carbon Black
  • Carbon Black
  • Carbon Black
  • John Cooper Works Black
  • Toffee
  • Polar Beige
  • Carbon Black
  • Carbon Black
  • Dark Truffle
  • Championship Red
  • Satellite Gray
  • Polar Beige/Carbon Black
 

Lightning Blue Metallic

Manufacturers Code: (A63)

  • Carbon Black
  • Carbon Black
  • Carbon Black
  • John Cooper Works Black
  • Toffee
  • Polar Beige
  • Carbon Black
  • Carbon Black
  • Championship Red
  • Satellite Gray
  • Polar Beige/Carbon Black

Vehicle

Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year5.9
EPA Greenhouse Gas ScoreN/A
Vehicle
EPA ClassificationMinicompact Cars

Powertrain

Transmission
DrivetrainFront Wheel Drive
Trans Type6
Trans Description Cont.Manual w/OD
First Gear Ratio (:1)3.21
Second Gear Ratio (:1)1.79
Third Gear Ratio (:1)1.19
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)0.91
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)0.78
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)0.68
Reverse Ratio (:1)3.14
Clutch SizeN/A
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)4.35
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy34 MPG
Cruising Range - City356.40 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City27 MPG
Fuel Economy Est-Combined30 MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy448.80 mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - CityN/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - HwyN/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - CombinedN/A
Battery RangeN/A
Engine
Engine TypePremium Unleaded I-4
Displacement1.6 L/98
Fuel SystemSequential MPI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM121 @ 6000
SAE Net Torque @ RPM118 @ 4250
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)480
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)150
Cooling System
Total Cooling System CapacityN/A

Dimensions

Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity4
Passenger VolumeN/A
Front Head Room38.4 in
Front Leg Room41.4 in
Front Shoulder Room50.3 in
Front Hip RoomN/A
Second Head Room38.5 in
Second Leg Room29.9 in
Second Shoulder Room39.2 in
Second Hip RoomN/A
Exterior Dimensions
Wheelbase97.1 in
Length, Overall146.6 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors66.3 in
Height, Overall55.4 in
Track Width, Front57.4 in
Track Width, Rear57.8 in
Min Ground ClearanceN/A
Liftover HeightN/A
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk VolumeN/A

Chassis

Weight Information
Base Curb Weight2701 lbs
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.N/A
Suspension
Suspension Type - FrontStrut
Suspension Type - RearMulti-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)Multi-Link
Shock Absorber Diameter - FrontN/A
Shock Absorber Diameter - RearN/A
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - FrontN/A
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - RearN/A
Tires
Front Tire SizeP195/55VR16
Rear Tire SizeP195/55VR16
Wheels
Front Wheel Size16 X 6.5 in
Rear Wheel Size16 X 6.5 in
Front Wheel MaterialAluminum
Rear Wheel MaterialAluminum
Steering
Steering TypeRack-Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), OverallN/A
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)N/A
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb35.2 ft
Turning Diameter - Wall to WallN/A
Brakes
Brake TypeN/A
Brake ABS System4-Wheel
Brake ABS System (Second Line)N/A
Disc - Front (Yes or )Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness11 in
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness10.2 in
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx13.2 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, ApproxN/A

Warranty Information

Basic:
4 Years/50,000 Miles

Drivetrain:
4 Years/50,000 Miles

Corrosion:
12 Years/Unlimited Miles

Roadside Assistance:
4 Years/Unlimited Miles

Maintenance:
3 Years/36,000 Miles

Crash Test Rating

US NHTSA CRASH TEST RESULTS:

Overall Rating: Not Rated

Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating: Not Rated

Overall Side Crash Rating: Not Rated


Overall Rollover Rating: * * * * *
Dynamic Test Result: No Tip
Risk of Rollover: 10.1%

Note Regarding Driver Rating:

Male: Average sized adult male dummy in 35-MPH crash into fixed barrier. Rating is evaluation of injury to head, neck, chest, legs. Female: Small-sized adult female dummy in 35-mph crash into fixed barrier. Rating is evaluation of injury to head, neck, chest, legs.

Rollover Note: Dynamic (moving) test results (Tip or No Tip) and measured rollover-related properties determine vehicle's risk of rollover in single vehicle crash and its rollover rating. The Rollover Resistance Rating utilizes a "fishhook" maneuver which is a series of abrupt turns at varying speeds to see how "top-heavy" a vehicle is.


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