New 2018-2019 Mini year – the third generation of premium compact

New 2018-2019 Mini officially unveiled November 18, in London. Start selling new 2018-2019 Mini versions of the Cooper, Cooper D and Cooper S is scheduled for March at a price of 15,300 pounds for a 2018-2019 Mini Cooper, on the 16450 British pounds for the 2018-2019 Mini Cooper D and from 18650 pounds for the 2018-2019 Mini Cooper S. The first new product will be able to buy UK motorists.


The long-awaited premiere of the new generation 2018-2019 Mini is dedicated to the birthday of the founder of the first generation 2018-2019 Mini – this November day in 1908 was born Alexander Arnold Constantine Issigonis, the future author of the idea and design 2018-2019 Mini aka Sir Alec Issigonis. A wide range of motorists and motoring journalists the third generation of the sample 2018-2019 Mini will be presented within the framework of auto shows LA Motor Show and Tokyo Motor Show .

The new generation three-door hatchback 2018-2019 Mini (factory index F56 model) in addition to the evolution in the design of the exterior and interior, increased in size, became more spacious inside, got a larger trunk and a new high-tech weighing systems ensure comfort, safety and entertainment of the driver and his companions . But the most important thing is hidden from the eyes of others. New 2018-2019 Mini Mk3 is built on a completely new front-drive platform UKL1, which will form the basis also of new BMW cars, the firstborn from the Bavarians will minivan BMW the Series 2 the Active the Tourer- . And under the hood of the new 2018-2019 Mini Cooper and 2018-2019 Mini Cooper the D will be petrol and diesel engines with only three cylinders.

  • When the change of generations three-door hatchback 2018-2019 Mini significantly increased in size compared to the previous version of the model: the body length has increased by 98 mm to 3821 mm (version 2018-2019 Mini Cooper S, and even more – 3850 mm), width of 44 mm to 1727 mm, height 7 mm to 1414 mm, 28 mm increase in wheelbase to increase the size up to 2495 mm, the front track widened by 42 mm to 1501 mm, the rear track by 34 mm and up to 1501 mm.

Search for dramatic changes in the appearance of a new generation of premium hatchback 2018-2019 Mini Mk3 is not necessary. Designers have tried as much as possible, as much as possible, keep the familiar lines and proportions news predecessors, but to create a more modern, solid and virile image of the sports compact. Did this team of designers? From our point of view – yes and yes. Confirm this help photo materials depicting all generations 2018-2019 Mini. How delicately subtle in appearance a correlation between the cars! But the new 2018-2019 Mini looks the most advantageous and stylish.

A solid false radiator grille in the shape of a hexagon with a strong chrome frame, compact size bumper with large spotlights protivotumanok, swollen wheel arches and new head optics, which we want to focus. In the basic version of the headlamps with conventional lamps, supplemented by LED daytime running lights. But as an option you can order a full LED headlights with washers (most of the rings – daytime running lights, and a small segment of the bottom – the direction indicators). The new 2018-2019 Mini is the first compact car, which fully applies LED technology for day Full Led side light, dipped and main beam, turn signal, and even protivotumanok. Taillights with new design and LED filling.


Review Body of the new generation 2018-2019 Mini brings the familiar profile and perfectly flat roofline with stylish black stand, powerful, like a crossover, protect the edges of the wheel arches and sills body of unpainted plastic, the high line of the side glass and a complete collection of the body.
Feed the premium hatchback has gained a large ceiling-marker lamps with original chrome rims, it changed the shape of the bumper and tailgate.

New 2018-2019 Mini began to look more solid, impressive and expensive. The palette of colors will be richer by five new shades, contrasting black or white roof will remain in the arsenal of models.

  • Tires depending on trim level and engine set for the new 2018-2019 Mini from modest 195/55 R16 to 205/45 R17 or 215/35 R18, alloy wheels 16-18 range.
  • Drag coefficient of aerodynamic drag of a body of new models of 2018-2019 Mini Cooper, 2018-2019 Mini Cooper D and 2018-2019 Mini Cooper S – 0,28 Cx, a curb weight of 1085 kg.

The interior of the new generation 2018-2019 Mini model year retained the familiar features and original stylistic solution of the previous version, but it was a different, more ergonomic and user-friendly.

There was a proper dashboard with large speedometer dials, complemented by a color trip computer screen crescent tachometer. You can even order a Head-Up Display, appearing before the eyes of the driver from the front panel. In the new set modified multifunction steering wheel with a puffy rim and tides in the area of ​​the right grip. The decoration of the center console is a huge plate which is located within a radius of 8.8-inch touch screen (sorry only available as an option), the database simple TFT display on four lines.

The front panel has changed and acquired a more modern design, installed new door card and the front seats. Seats for driver and front passenger with pronounced lateral support rollers back and hips, excellent profile of the back, increased by 23 mm long cushions and a large supply of longitudinal adjustment.

back row please nothing special Two passenger seats in the second row if they become more, not much. The backrest tilt and folded in the ratio of 40:60 by increasing the boot capacity to 211 liters marching up to 730 liters. In the previous generation model, the tiny trunk 160-680 liters.

As an additional and optional equipment from the 2018-2019 Mini Cooper Mk3 very long list: Head-Up Display, system Driving Assistant, consisting of an active cruise control system based on video cameras, warning system of possible collision or running over a pedestrian with braking function, adaptive main beam and the system can recognize road signs, rear view camera and parking sensors, parallel parking assistant rain sensor, park Distance Control (helps when maneuvering in parking lots), keyless access to the interior and engine start button, ferry roof with electric door mirrors with electric drive , folding function and heating, heated front seats, two-zone climate control, acoustics Harman Kardon, navigation.

For the new generation 2018-2019 Mini is available a wide choice of color color roof and mirrors. Also, you can decorate the hood stripes. The variants of upholstery (fabric, leather), in the presence of a variety of trims for the interior trim and Colour Line variants of interior decoration.

Specifications of the new generation 2018-2019 Mini suggest the presence of a new technology in the chassis, reducing the curb weight while increasing stiffness of the body torsion, the installation of new engines, upgraded transmissions and weight of electronic security systems.
The front suspension of the new 2018-2019 Mini odnosharnirnaya with suspension MacPherson struts, swivel bearings aluminum, installed girders and cross arms of high-strength steel. Multi-link rear suspension. Already in the basic version installed power steering Servotronic, ABS, EBD, Cornering Brake Control and Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) with Electronic Differential Lock Control (EDLC).
The 2018-2019 Mini Cooper S adds an arsenal of system distributes torque – Performance Control. For the first time as an option for the new 2018-2019 Mini – Dynamic Damper Control (Dynamic adjustment dampers).
Third-generation 2018-2019 Mini with sales beginning in the spring of will be available in three engines operating on 2018-2019 Mini TwinPower Turbo technology with start-stop system, they are in a couple of 6 speed manual and 6 automatic transmission and a sports version of the machine.

  • 2018-2019 Mini Cooper D c three-cylinder 1.5-liter diesel engine (116 hp 270 Nm). Acceleration to 100 kmh in 9.2 seconds, top speed of 205 mph, fuel consumption of 3.5-3.6 liters for cars with mechanics and 3.7-3.8 liters with a gun.
  • 2018-2019 Mini Cooper with a three-cylinder 1.5-liter gasoline engine (136 hp 220 Nm). The dynamics of up to 100 kmh in 7.9 seconds, top speed of 210 mph. Claimed fuel consumption in the combined mode, 4.5-4.6 liter version with a 6 speed manual and 4.8 liters of 4,7-6 automatic transmission for cars staffed.
  • 2018-2019 Mini Cooper S with a four-cylinder 2.0-liter gasoline engine (192 hp 280 Nm), in the Overboost mode to 300 Nm of torque. This engine will provide pickup dynamics of up to 100 mph in 6.8 seconds (with automatic transmission in 6.7), the maximum possible speed of 235 mph. Manual transmission will allow to spend 5.7-5.8 liters, and even less automatic 5.2-5.4 liters per 100 km.