Mini 2011 with slight cosmetic alterations
The second generation of mega popular Mini was due to receive some cosmetic touch-half warrant which will eventually end up on the models 2011.
Retouching much less superficial than it seems, since we took the opportunity to design a new shield design to better protect pedestrians in the event of an accident.
The rear section of the new Mini, Mini Convertible and Mini Clubman receives new position lights LED technology has offered as standard equipment.
Respect to the letter the first brand philosophy that wants to offer a very large variety of arrangements of color has its different models, the exterior color palette has been completely revised.
Some commands have been redesigned, including those of its systems and air conditioning. In addition, the new Mini 2011 will be replaced with connective more multimedia than ever before, including the arrival of a more complete navigation system especially easy to use.
New option packages are also offered.
Under the hood
Although it does not really affect us in America, this small friendly overhaul Mini has plenty of room to renew or has the addition of still more economical and cleaner diesel engines.
On atmospheric engines, they had already been revised upwards on the old continent. Thus, the 2011 models will be available beginning on September 18 given, to us, to gain some horsepower engines and ahead a little more economical.
According to European data, the four-cylinder 1.6-liter engine entry-level sees its power increase from 120 to 122 horsepower while the turbocharged version benefited from an increase of 9 horses to reach 184 horses.