With the 2018 MINI Cooper CountryMan S without hesitating I’m now certain to certify it as the best performing SUV that I’ve test-drived thus far.
The new CountryMan is still a MINI over and over; with its elegant looks one can tell that this car is built to suits both Male and Female working class at a pricing range of R 536,750.00 in South Africa.
This is a Sports SUV that Auto Bavaria has ever built on its division known as Auto Bavaria MINI subsequently to a launch of the first ever Austin Mini CountryMan in 1960.
MINI Cooper CoutryMan S Engine:
MINI CountryMan has 2.0 turbocharged engine in both petrol and diesel, you can choose from 3 turbocharged petrol and 3 turbocharged diesel engines. All the engines use the powerful and efficient Mini Twin Power Turbo technology.
Five of the engine variants: 3 petrol, 2 diesel are fitted with a track style sequential 6 speed manual gearbox as standard. The 6 speed Steptronic transmission is available upon request for and Cooper models, while an 8 speed Steptronic gearbox is an option for Cooper D and Cooper S variants.
It has optional driving modes that adapt the performance of your Mini to match your mood and the road conditions. In the Mid and Green modes, optional Dynamic Damping Control softens the suspension to keep the drive enjoyable smooth. If you want to feel like you’re tearing up tarmac in a go-kart, select Sport mode
The Cooper in in the exclusive Chestnut paint finishes for MINI CountryMan only, with roof rails, side-skirt attachments in satin white aluminum, plus 19 MINI Yours Masterpiece light- alloy wheels in exclusive Dark Spectre Grey burnished rims.
Interior Elements In Detail:
Four High quality Interior Styles are available for personalizing the inside of your MINI three of them with MINI Yours Illumination. Choose a Style for the central design elements: decorative cockpit trim.
1 a matching contrast trim.
2 and the decorative door trims.
3 Then select a suitable Colour from the Colour Line,A range for the kneepads and armrests in the doors.
The fold-out page on the left has all the details of Piano Black Interior Style in combination with the British Oak Colour Line: the fold- out on the right shows the MINI Yours Chestnut Illuminated Interior Style with the Carbon Black Colour Line.
Between MINI Connected and its compatible apps, you’ve got everything you could need to take the hassles out of your journey or inject a few more thrills into it.
With the Wired package you can take full advantage of the MINI Connected world of infotainment. It comes with the Professional navigation system with22.4-cm/8.8-inch touchscreen (plus operation vial the MINI Touch Controller on the centre console) and in car wireless charging (plus phone calls via an external antenna).
Other feature include a multifunction steering wheel, voice control, 3D satellite map view, MINI Connected XL, 20GB of entertainment storage and much more.
Safety and Technology:
1The MINI Head-UP Display projects Key driving information into the driver’s line of sight without obstruction his or her view of the road.
2 the optional Bi-LED light for the anti-dazzle and High- beam technology is clearly visible beacon out on the road.
3 the Park Assist helps you find a suitable parking space and makes parallel parking easy. All you have to do is brake and accelerate as required.
After test driving the 2018 MINI Cooper CountryMan S i feel like owning one of them because of its convenience and an auto kick start when you take off on traffic lights.