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Mini Cooper
Mini Cooper
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Mini Cooper Overview

The new third-generation Mini hatchback is longer and wider. Engine choices are a 134-hp three-cylinder or 189-hp four-cylinder turbo, with either a six-speed manual or automatic. The dash center hosts a basic info screen or a large 8.8-inch touchscreen. The infotainment advances with modern app-enabled functionality and a rotary controller. Driver aids include a rearview camera, active cruise control, and accident avoidance with brake intervention. A parking assistant can identify suitable parking spaces and handle the steering necessary to maneuver into the spot, while the driver operates the throttle, braking, and gear selection. The convertible remains on the old platform for now. The outgoing Mini is fun to drive with its agile handling and quick, precise steering, but the ride is choppy. A two-seat coupe, roadster, and wagon versions are also available on the old platform.

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