Minis are far from a minimalist’s car. So it is curious to see Mini marketers use Minimalism as a name for marketing their cool Mini products. However, take a look at the fuel economy of the Mini Minimalism versions and I guess we can see why they could pass as a minimalist’s car. Depending on the Minimalism model, you can expect a fuel economy that sits somewhere between 3.8 and 4.6 litres/100 km for the manual versions. Now that’s frugal.
Three versions seat themselves in the Mini Minimalism picture. They’re all powered by a sophisticated 1.6-litre turbo-diesel motor. Never short of breath, the sophisticated diesel technology has plenty of squirt to stay running with highway traffic, and you always feel confident that the engine has plenty of extra power to get you passed the slower traffic ahead. Swift driving is never going to hit the wallet hard. Your Mini Minimalism models dependably returns great economy.
Like getting looks in your direction? Well, have a run in one of the Mini Minimalism models, and their cute looks are going to pull attention your way. The Mini Cooper D is a spunky hatch that struts its stuff along the sidewalk. Ever known a person who knows they’re looking good? They’re happy to make company with everybody. It’s like this with the Mini Cooper D. Everybody appreciates the sporty looks and the stylish flair both inside and out. There is a manual and automatic option for the Mini Cooper D – the manual being a little more frugal on the gas.
Want a little more luggage capacity? You’ll love the attractive Mini Cooper D Countryman. The simplest way of describing this model would be to say that the Cooper D Countryman is the Cooper D with a bigger backside.
Want more muscle? You’ll have all the space and attention if you consider yourself a buyer of the racy Mini Cooper SD Countryman. This is the hottest diesel version of the Mini minimalism idea. You’ve got a 105 kW powerhouse sitting under the hood, and it moves like it’s got it as well.
So I’ve got it now; Mini Minimalism is all about fuel economy and nothing to do with a stark cold environment that’s not fun to experience. Far from being cold, Mini Minimalism models offer a friendly, inviting interior that is a joy indulge in. Clever design ensures that there is plenty of leg room in the front and rear of these Mini models. Seat comfort and build quality is top notch, while there are all the luxury features available: from Bluetooth to leather power seats, and climate control to cruise control. It’s easy to get comfortable with Mini Minimalism.
So, you hooked yet? Mini Minimalism has all the luxury you’re going to need, however there are a number of cool accessories that you could choose for your own distinctive Mini Minimalism model. Light alloy wheels and nearly endless combinations of paint options and exterior additions make the choosing a little more difficult but all the more satisfying. Check out the lime green wing mirrors! Whether it’s roof designs, light-alloy wheels, side scuttles or exhaust finishers − there’s bound to be something tailored to suit your personal taste. On the inside, how about an ultimate hi-fi sound and high-end communication system? Luxuriant leather, sumptuous velour and chrome options are another way of making your interior very individualistic. There seems no end of top-class materials and ingenious ways to taste-tailor the inside of your Mini Minimalism Cooper D, Cooper D Countryman or Cooper SD Countryman.
Get yourself involved with the Minimalism movement. You’re never going to regret having one of these models parked up your driveway.
The current Mini minimalism models include the:
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