MINI has launched their 2021 model lineup for the Malaysia market with the New MINI Cooper S Countryman and the New MINI Cooper SE Countryman. According to MINI Malaysia, both models are locally-assembled vehicles.
MINI Cooper S Countryman uses a 2-litre MINI TwinPower Turbo engine and paired with 7-Speed Dual Clutch Sports Automatic Transmission that produce 192 hp and 280 Nm of torque while 0-100km/h only takes 7.5 seconds. Top speed of the MINI Cooper S Countryman maxed out at 226 km/h.
Meanwhile, the MINI Cooper SE Countryman is powered by a 1.5 litre MINI TwinPower Turbo engine and an electric motor, producing a combined power of 224 hp and 385Nm of torque. The plug-in hybrid is capable of going from 0 to 100 km/h in just 6.8 seconds. The top speed of the MINI Cooper SE Countryman is 194 km/h.
Both the MINI Cooper S Countryman and MINI Cooper SE Countryman now feature the MINI ALL4 Exterior Optic. The differentiated front and rear bumpers with decorative elements and sump guard in aluminium matt provide a rugged look to the new variants. The New MINI Countryman variants also feature auto LED headlights with cornering lights, bonnet stripes, roof rails and side sills.
Both models also gets Union Jack Rear Light, Piano Black Exterior Optic and high-gloss black finished on the headlight surrounds, rear lights, radiator grille, side scuttles, door handles and the model lettering on the tailgate. However, both models does have some differentiation in certain areas. MINI Cooper S Countryman is equipped with 19” MINI Turnstile Spoke with Run Flat Tyres while the MINI Cooper SE Countryman is equipped with the 19” MINI Yours British Spoke with Run Flat Tyres.
For interior, both models will feature the MINI Yours Illuminated cockpit in Shaded Silver, Satellite Grey Headliner, Leather Cross Punch in Carbon Black, MINI Yours Walknappa Leather Steering and signature union jack insignia is also featured at the bottom of the steering wheel. Both models also gets a 5” digital instrument cluster to display speed, fuel level, mileage, temperature and navigation instructions for the first time.
The MINI Countryman is available in Chili Red, White Silver, Island Blue, Thunder Grey, British Racing Green and for the first-time ever, Sage Green –a captivating hue inspired by nature.
The MINI Cooper S Countryman will be priced at RM 244,265.76 while the MINI Cooper SE Countryman is priced at RM 254,461.84. The price for both models is on the road for personal registration, without insurance with 4 Years MINI Service and Repair Inclusive package.
The New MINI Countryman variants will be available at all authorised MINI dealerships nationwide starting 26th February 2021. Alternatively, customers can also make booking on the MINI Online Shop at https://www.mini.my/minionlineshop.