2015 MINI Cooper Countryman
The 2015 version now gives MINI an additional boost to its continued advance into the premium compact segment.
Selective design modifications for the exterior and interior, as well as innovative equipment features, contribute to the charisma and increased appeal of the 2015 MINI Countryman. The modifications give it a more pronounced profile as an all-round talent for versatile mobility and an active lifestyle, both in city traffic and beyond.
The range of exterior paint finishes has been expanded with the addition of: Jungle Green metallic, Midnight Grey metallic, and Starlight Blue metallic paint, which is now available on the MINI Countryman for the first time. Another customization option available for MINI for the first time is the new Piano Black Exterior. It comprises a paint finish in high-gloss black for selected surfaces.
The premium compact model offers five seats as standard along with the MINI Center Rail attachment system fitted between the driver and front passenger seat.
The MINI Countryman offers a comfortable ride not only on rough terrain but also over longer distances. All-wheel drive comes as standard with the MINI John Cooper Works Countryman. In this way, the supreme power of its 208 horsepower turbo engine is transferred to all four wheels so as to ensure maximum traction, ride stability and sporty flair on bends at all time.
All engines are combined with a 6-speed manual transmission as standard. An optional 6-gear automatic transmission is available. The standard equipment of the MINI Countryman is also at a high level, including a multifunction steering wheel with cruise control, automatic climate control, rain sensor, MINI Center Rail between the front seats and a high-end radio system comprising CD player with MP3 capability, USB port and five speakers.
Base model estimated miles per gallon: 27/34. Estimated starting price: $22,750.
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Compiled by Motor Matters