BMW Group owned iconic car marque Mini will showcase the new 2015 Mini Countryman facelift at the fast approaching 2014 New York Auto Show, which opens to media today.
Visual changes for the exteriors are limited to new LED daytime running lights, a revised grille, new mag wheels, LED foglights, three new body colors and an underbody guards for the all wheel drive variants.
Mechanically, the Countryman now complies to Euro 6 emission norms for all its variants. The Countryman Cooper S also gets 6 hp of additional juice from its 1.6-liter turbocharged petrol engine. This variant now has a max power of 190 hp and peak torque of 240 Nm. All this leads to the car being 0.1 secs quicker to 100kmph from standstill. The car now has a 0-100 kmph timing of 7.8 seconds and a top-speed of 214 kmph, higher by 4 kmph.
On the inside, the car new 2015 Mini Countryman facelift gets Mini’s new infotainment system and chrome garnishing on the switchgear. The updated Countryman will be launched in Germany in July this year.
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