MINI South Africa has confirmed that is new premium convertible in the small car segment will be available in Mzansi in the first quarter of 2016.
The new MINI Convertible features longer wheelbase, enhanced space comfort on all four seats, new front seats with larger adjustment range, high-quality textile soft top with fully automatic opening and closing mechanism as well as sliding roof function.
It also features circular headlamps and rear lights with chrome surrounds, hexagonal radiator grille, black peripheral body surround and side turn indicator elements.
The luggage volume is expanded to 215 litres with closed top and 160 litres with open top. Standard trim includes rear backrest with split fold, enlarged through-loading facility and Easy Load function.
Additional options to enhance driving fun, comfort and individual style include 2-zone automatic air conditioning with convertible mode, seat heating, Comfort Access, Always Open Timer with new display content, new wind deflector with reduced weight and simplified mounting, rain sensor with automatic driving lights control and MINI Excitement Package.
The MINI Excitement Package includes MINI logo projection from the exterior mirror onto the area in front of the door on the driver’s side.
Other additional options include heatable windscreen, heatable and folding exterior mirrors, interior and exterior mirrors with automatic dip function, MINI navigation system and Wired equipment package including navigation system Professional with MINI Touch Controller, Radio MINI Visual Boost, MINI Connected XL Journey Mate and Bluetooth mobile phone preparation.