THE NEW MINI FAMILY.
The new MINI Cooper Electric: an icon is ready for the future.
The fifth generation of the MINI 3-door will be fully electrically powered, and will continue the success story of the legendary model. It offers maximum go-kart feeling in combination with locally emission-free driving fun. So here’s four convincing reasons which speak for this member of the new MINI family.
Without a doubt, the MINI 3-door is an icon. It has been firmly anchored in the company’s brand history from the market launch of the redesigned generation in 2001. With the launch of the fifth generation, MINI redefines the brand’s hallmark go-kart feeling, consistently perpetuating the urban driving fun that has been so successful for more than 60 years. With its thrillingly agile drive, the MINI Cooper Electric stands for locally emission-free mobility for the future. So get a sneak peek at what this model has to offer.
The vehicle shown is a development vehicle that is not available for sale.
1. Progressive and legendary at the same time.
The iconic MINI 3-door is a legend. With the coming generation, MINI has succeeded in preparing it for the future thanks to continuous advancement in technology, efficiency and power delivery, which reflect careful handling of the popular model’s tradition-steeped history and now once again raise driving fun to a new level.
2. 100 % electrified go-kart feeling.
In the new MINI family, full torque is available from the get-go in two different electric motorisations: the MINI Cooper E, with an output of 135 kW, and the MINI Cooper SE, with 160 kW. It accelerates without delay and without shift interruptions. The lithium-ion high-voltage battery is installed in the floor of the MINI Cooper Electric for optimum road holding and weight distribution, while also increasing the vehicle’s stability and agility.
3. Powerful enough for the next roadtrip.
The battery capacity in the MINI Cooper E is 40.7 kWh, while in the MINI Cooper SE it is 54.2 kWh. This gives the new models a predicted range of between 300 and 400 kilometres, thereby noticeably extending the radius for journeys within the urban setting and beyond. Moreover, the MINI Cooper Electric offers enough space for all the luggage you want to take with you on your road trips. With its hallmark MINI space concept, the vehicle demonstrates maximum flexibility and variability. The design of the interior allows the luggage compartment volume to be expanded, and includes four seats.
4. Continuing a success story.
Since its launch in 2020, the all-electric MINI Cooper SE experienced an impressive increase in sales of 25.5 per cent in 2022 – making it by far the most popular MINI model. With over 43,000 units sold worldwide last year, the locally emission-free MINI has become a popular choice for environmentally conscious drivers. In fact, one out of every five MINIs sold today is electrically powered. Recently, the production anniversary was celebrated of the one millionth MINI 3-door of the current, fourth generation,demonstrating the enduring popularity of this iconic vehicle. Now, this success will be continued with the launch of the fifth model generation.