Mini range 3 and 5 door: best petrol and diesel engines

Mini range 3 and 5 door: best petrol and diesel engines

Although gasoline Cooper goes really well with outstanding performance-not as in pasadas- editions, the Cooper S allows us rejuvenate a few years more whenever we are at your wheel, sporty acceleration and an immediacy in its response that hooked. The economic effort is much higher, with a difference of 5,400 euros, but also its standard equipment is somewhat better than the Cooper.

Even so, if we have a sufficiently equipped unit, must resort to optional elements, which is not difficult to overcome long barrier of 30,000 euros; which for many it may be excessive to be only a "utility" segment B. In the almost endless list of options for this the most interesting version we see are: the LED headlights (850 euros), the adaptive damping (525 euros), the Driving Assitant (1,050 euros which includes adaptive cruise control camera signal reading, automatic switching between high beam and low beam and automatic braking assistant city between 15 and 60 km / h.), The parking control Rear (360 euros), the light and rain sensors (125 euros) incompresniblemente which are not of series-, the colorful and practical panoramic ceiling (950 euros), radio visual Boost (530 euros) screen 6.5 "and higher connectivity and 17 "wheels (650 euros).

Mini 3 doorsIn Diesel, Mini Cooper D

Therefore, if we want a cheaper Mini and, above all, a little more practical, better look at diesel engines. Among them, if we seek between best price / product he Cooper D with body five-door victorious. Thanks to its greater amplitude is much more versatile than the three-door is almost equally visually attractive and keeps an excellent balance between performance and consumption. With outstanding figures thanks to an acceleration of 0 to 100 km / h in 9.5 seconds and an average consumption of 4.7 l / 100 km according to records obtained by our Technical Center. All for a 25,220 euros resulting from the sum of the amount of the car (23,000 euros) and equipment selected to set up our unit, after adding: the multifunction steering wheel to operate the radio, cruise control ... (300 euros), the rear parking control (350 euros), the fog lights (150 euros), the light and rain sensors (120 euros), the folding armrest (150 euros), radio visual Boost Bluetooth (500 euros) and alloy wheels 16 " (650 euros).