All-new MINI Clubman unveiled

All-new MINI Clubman unveiled

Six-door MINI Clubman set to stretch MINI even further.

All-new MINI Clubman unveiled
All-new MINI Clubman unveiled - the new six-door MINI Clubman is nearly a foot longer than the current model.

MINI has shown-off another new offering heading our way with the new MINI Clubman breaking cover overnight.

Built on a separate chassis to the MINI Cooper and sharing some underpinnings with the BMW 1 Series, the MINI Countryman is a six-door, five-seat model that also has a generously-sized cargo area at the rear.

27 centimetres longer and 9 centimetres wider than the current model, the next-generation MINI Clubman will be offered with a choice of three engines – 100kW four-cylinder diesel, 100kW three-cylinder petrol and 141kW four-cylinder petrol.

An eight-speed Steptronic transmission will also be on offer.

Finally, inside the cabin, MINI promising an all-new interior which will include standard features such as air conditioning, radio with USB interface and AUX-IN socket, Bluetooth, rain sensor with automatic driving lights control and electric parking brake.

We will keep you updated with information on Australian availability, pricing and specification details for the new MINI Clubman when confirmed by BMW/MINI Australia.

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Joel Helmes