The new Mini Countryman 2018-2019 – photo and video, price and specifications, technical specifications Mini Countryman 2 generation, the British compact crossover. The official world premiere of the SUV is scheduled for the Los Angeles Auto Show in November 2016, where the manufacturer will show not only a novelty with traditional ICE, but also its first hybrid model – the Mini Cooper SE Countryman ALL4 with a power plant from the Bavarian BMW 225xe Active Tourer. Sales of the “second” Mini Countryman will start in February 2017 at a price of 22465-28430 pounds (1708-2160 thousand rubles) in the native for the manufacturer of Britain. Before Russia, a new generation of Mini Cantrymen will get in the spring of next year.
It should be noted immediately that the crossover Countryman 2 became the largest car of the Mini brand in the entire 57-year history. The novelty is much larger than the predecessor of the Mini Cantrimen of the 1st generation : 200 mm long, 30 mm wide, with a wheelbase larger by 75 mm and a ground clearance of 25 mm.
- The exterior dimensions of the Mini Countryman 2018-2019 are 4300 mm in length, 1820 mm in width, 1585 mm in height, with 2670 mm of wheelbase and 170 mm of ground clearance.
- For the “second” Mini Cantrymen a huge selection of alloy wheels R16, R17, R18 and even R19 is offered.
The change of generations has entailed not only an increase in the overall dimensions of the compact British crossover premium class. Designers gave the new model a more solid and, of course, modern appearance with large headlights of head light with LED lights of daytime running lights and large fog lights, a bright and original broken line of the roof, huge wheel arches visually enlarged, and powerful plastic pads, a solid crossover Perimeter of the body, completely new door of the luggage compartment with a platform for the license plate decorated with a chrome overlay.
The design of the body of the Mini Countryman uses the most advanced materials and technologies, which, on the one hand, will ensure the minimum possible curb weight of the novelty, and on the other hand provide maximum protection for the driver and passengers.
On the safety guard is a standardly installed automatic braking system, front and side airbags, and curtain airbags. For an extra charge, an adaptive cruise control and the Driving Assistant system, trained to recognize pedestrians, cyclists and animals, as well as tracking road signs, a parking assistant and a projection display.
Salon “second” Cantrimen claimed by the manufacturer as a full five-seat. Separate seat of the rear row 60:40 is able to move on the sled along the passenger compartment by 130 mm, and the separate backrest 40:20:40 to change the angle of inclination or completely fold up, increasing the useful volume of the luggage compartment.
Load capacity of the trunk, by the way, is quite impressive, from 450 liters behind the backs of the second row at a standard position up to 1309 liters when rear seats are converted during the luggage compartment. Interestingly, as a bonus offered hidden in the trunk of the trunk Picnic bench Bench, able to withstand two people.
British company Mini – manufacturer of premium cars, despite their compact size. So the interior meets the driver and his companions with high-quality finishing materials, neat assembly and rich equipment. The chairs of the first row look just perfect: the anatomical shape of the back, superb bolsters of the lateral support of the hips and back, a long cushion, the electric drive adjustments, and the driver’s seat even with the memory settings positions. A wide range of adjustments to the front seats will allow comfortable seating even for people with a growth of more than 190 km.
The driver’s workplace and the organization of the front of the cabin are also at the height: a compact steering wheel, large radii of the tachometer and speedometer, a modern multimedia system MINI Professional with 8.8-inch touch screen in the LED radius (navigation, Bluetooth, Internet), convenient control unit -control, buttons for the control of auxiliary equipment in aviation style, LED backlight interior, genuine leather, decorative inserts of wood or carbon. Such equipment in top-end trim levels, and in the base simple unpretentious radio MINI Boost audio system with a monochrome screen, air conditioning and fabric interior. In more advanced trim levels, the sophisticated Radio MINI Visual Boost multimedia software with a 6.5-inch color screen and Harman Kardon acoustics.
Specifications Mini Countryman 2 2018-2019. The second Kantrien is based on the new front-wheel drive platform UKL1, as well as the relatives of the BMW Group auto giant in the face of new Mini and Mini Cooper 5-door hatchbacks, BMW 2-Series Active Tourer minivans and BMW 2-Series Gran Tourer , as well as BMW crossover X1 of the second generation .
So there is a fully independent suspension with MacPherson struts in front and a multi-link rear, a front-wheel drive or an upgraded all-wheel drive system ALL4, offered for a fee Dynamic Damper Control system, which allows not only changing the settings of electronically controlled dampers (three modes Green, Mid and Sport), but Helping to improve the response to the opening of the throttle, and providing more sharp steering.
With the start of sales, the new British compact crossover Mini Countryman 2 generation will receive two petrol and diesel versions, as well as a hybrid version. All engines are modern with the technology of MINI TwinPower Turbo, as well as the start-stop system and braking energy regeneration system, gearbox to choose 6 manual transmission or 8 automatic transmission Steptronic.
Petrol versions of the Mini Countryman 2 2018-2019:
- Mini Cooper Countryman with a 3-cylinder 1.5-liter engine (136 HP 220 Nm) is offered with both front-wheel drive and ALL4 four-wheel drive. It accelerates from 0 to 100 kitsch for 9.8 seconds.
- Mini Cooper S Countryman with a 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine (192 hp 280 Nm). Gains the first hundred for 7.2 seconds.
Diesel modification of Mini Countryman 2 2018-2019:
- Mini Cooper D Countryman with a 2.0-liter four-cylinder turbo diesel (150 HP 330 Nm).
- Mini Cooper SD Countryman with a four-cylinder 2.0-liter turbocharged diesel engine (190 HP 400 Nm).
Separately, it is worth mentioning the hybrid version of the Mini Cooper SE Countryman ALL4. The hybrid power plant includes a petrol 3-cylinder 1.5-liter 136-horsepower engine and a synchronous electric motor (88 HP 165 Nm), the total output of the installation is 224 hp 385 Nm.
Only with the help of an electric motor the crossover is able to cover a distance of up to 40 km. The hybrid power plant is capable of providing acceleration from 0 to 100 kmph in 6.9 seconds, the manufacturer’s fuel consumption of the hybrid version is less than 2 liters per hundred. Price Mini Cooper SE Countryman ALL4 with a plug-in hybrid drive will, according to preliminary information, at least 32,000 pounds.