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2012 MINI Cooper - Features & Specs

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S 2dr Hatchback

(1.6L 4-cyl. Turbo 6-speed Manual)

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  • FUEL ECONOMY (CTY/HWY) 27/35 mpg
  • CAR TYPE Hatchback
  • TRANSMISSION 6-speed Manual
  • BASIC WARRANTY 4 Yr./ 50000 Mi.
  • CYLINDERS Inline 4
  • DRIVE TRAIN Front Wheel Drive


Exterior Colors

British Racing Green II Chili Red Eclipse Gray Metallic Highclass Gray Metallic Hot Chocolate Metallic Ice Blue Kite Blue Metallic Laguna Green Metallic Laser Blue Metallic Lightning Blue Metallic Midnight Black Metallic Pepper White Reef Blue Metallic Spice Orange Metallic Velvet Silver Metallic White Silver Metallic

Roof Colors

Black Roof/Mirrors, fixed roof Info N/A Body Color Roof, fixed roof White Roof/Mirrors, fixed roof

Interior Colors

Carbon Black, leather/cloth Carbon Black, leather/sueded microfiber Carbon Black, leatherette Checkered Carbon Black/Black, cloth Cross Check Polar Beige/Carbon Black, leather/cloth Cross Check Toffee/Carbon Black, leather/cloth Gravity Polar Beige, leather Lounge Carbon Black, leather Lounge Classic Green, leather Lounge Satellite Gray, leather MINI Yours Soda Satellite Gray, leather Punch Carbon Black, leather Punch Rocklite Anthracite, leather Red/Carbon Black, leather/cloth
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LENGTH 12ft 2.8in
WIDTH 5ft 6.3in
4ft 7.4in
Body style illustration may not reflect the actual shape of this vehicle.

Exterior Measurements

5 ft. 6.3 in. (66.3 in.) 4 ft. 7.4 in. (55.4 in.)
12 ft. 2.8 in. (146.8 in.) 4 ft. 9.2 in. (57.2 in.)
4 ft. 9.5 in. (57.5 in.) 8 ft. 1.1 in. (97.1 in.)

Interior Measurements

38.8 in. 41.4 in.
50.3 in. 37.6 in.
29.9 in. 44.7 in.


Gas Premium unleaded (required)
13.2 gal. 356.4/462.0 mi.
27/35 mpg

Weights and Capacities

82.0 cu.ft. 0.36 Cd
2668 lbs. 5.7 cu.ft.
24.0 cu.ft.


Front wheel drive 6-speed manual

Engine & Performance

1.6 L Double overhead cam (DOHC)
Inline 4 16
Variable 177 ft-lbs. @ 1600 rpm
181 hp @ 5500 rpm 35.1 ft.


  • MacPherson strut front suspension
  • Multi-link rear suspension
  • Four-wheel independent suspension
  • Front and rear stabilizer bar


4 yr./ 50000 mi. 4 yr./ 50000 mi.
3 yr./ 36000 mi.

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Interior Features

Front Seats

  • Height adjustable driver seat
  • Height adjustable passenger seat
  • Leatherette
  • Sport front seats

Rear Seats

  • Split-folding rear seatback

Power Features

  • Remote keyless power door locks
  • Power mirrors
  • 2 one-touch power windows
  • Remote window operation


  • Clock
  • Tachometer
  • Trip computer
  • External temperature display
  • Low fuel level warning


  • Cruise control
  • Front and rear cupholders
  • Front door pockets
  • Manual rear seat easy entry
  • Retained accessory power
  • Front seatback storage
  • Electric speed-proportional power steering
  • 12V cargo area power outlet(s)
  • Tilt and telescopic steering wheel
  • Audio and cruise controls on steering wheel


  • Interior air filtration
  • Air conditioning
  • Cooled storage compartment
  • Cargo area light
  • Simulated alloy trim on center console
  • Alloy trim on dash
  • Simulated alloy trim on doors
  • Front reading lights
  • Leather steering wheel
  • Rear floor mats
  • Dual illuminating vanity mirrors

In Car Entertainment

  • Mast antenna
  • 6 total speakers
  • AM/FM stereo
  • Satellite radio satellite radio
  • Speed sensitive volume control
  • Auxiliary audio input
  • 12 Months of provided satellite radio service
  • Radio data system


  • Pre-wired for phone


Exterior Features

Roof and Glass

  • Variable intermittent wipers
  • Rear defogger
  • Rear window wiper


  • Rear spoiler

Tires and Wheels

  • Alloy wheels
  • 16 x 6.5 in. wheels
  • 195/55R16 87V tires
  • Run flat tires

Towing and Hauling

  • Cargo tie downs

Safety Features

  • 4-wheel ABS
  • Front and rear head airbags
  • Dual front side-mounted airbags
  • Child seat anchors
  • Emergency braking assist
  • Ventilated front disc / solid rear disc brakes
  • Daytime running lights
  • Engine immobilizer
  • Front fog/driving lights
  • Auto delay off headlamps
  • 2 front headrests
  • 2 rear headrests
  • Passenger airbag occupant sensing deactivation
  • Front seatbelt pretensioners
  • Stability control
  • Traction control
  • Electronic brakeforce distribution
  • Emergency interior seatback release
  • Rear height adjustable headrests
  • Post-collision safety system
  • Tire pressure monitoring
  • Park Distance Control
  • Dynamic Traction Control
  • Anti-Theft Alarm System
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  • Technology Package
  • MINI Yours Soda Exterior Package
  • John Cooper Works Package
  • Cold Weather Package
  • Premium Package
  • Sport Package

Exterior Options

  • Rear Fog Lamp
  • Rain Sensor and Auto Headlights
  • Xenon Headlights
  • Retractable Headlight Washers
  • Color Line Satellite Gray
  • Color Line Toffee
  • White Turn-Signal Lights
  • Chrome Line Exterior
  • MINI Yours Tattoo, Funky
  • MINI Yours Tattoo, Glorious
  • Black Headlight Housings
  • Door Mirror Caps in Chrome
  • Auto-Dimming Exterior Mirrors
  • Dual-Pane Panoramic Power Sunroof
  • Color Line Carbon Black
  • Color Line Polar Beige
  • 17" Black Web Spoke Design Wheels w/Performance Tires
  • Alloy Wheels in Black
  • MINI Yours Side Scuttles
  • MINI Yours Tatto Soda
  • 16" 4-Hole Circular Spoke Wheels
  • 16" 6-Star Twin Spoke Wheels
  • MINI Yours Soda Mirror Caps
  • 17" MINI Yours Soda Twin Blade Spoke Wheels
  • Heated Mirrors and Washer Jets
  • 17" Conical Spoke Wheels
  • Black Bonnet Stripes
  • White Bonnet Stripes
  • Adaptive Light Control
  • 17" Black Star Bullet Design Wheels w/Performance Tires
  • 17" Web Spoke Design Wheels w/Performance Tires
  • 17" Infinite Stream Spoke Wheels
  • Power Folding Mirrors
  • All Season Tires

Interior Options

  • Automatic Air Conditioning
  • Interior Color Polar Beige
  • Bluetooth and USB/iPod Adapter
  • Harman Kardon Premium Sound
  • MINI Connected
  • Heated Seats
  • Anthracite Headliner
  • Color Line Rooster Red Interior Trim
  • Auto-Dimming Rear View Mirror
  • Center Armrest
  • MINI Yours Sport Leather Steering Wheel
  • Interior Mirror w/Compass
  • Chrome Line Interior
  • Recaro Sport Seats
  • Comfort Access System
  • Universal Garage Door Opener
  • Sports Leather Steering Wheel w/Paddle Shifters
  • MINI Yours Black/Satellite Gray Instrument panel
  • John Cooper Works Black/Anthracite Instrument Panel
  • MINI Yours Black/Polar Beige Instrument Panel
  • MINI Connected w/Navigation

Mechanical Options

  • Sport Suspension
  • STEPTRONIC Automatic Transmission
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