Jump to content

MyCarForum Logo
Search
Magnifying glass

SEARCH

1

Listen to the sweet sounds of the new Cooper S

By Nic_low on 16 Mar 2014

Attached Image
We have seen the new MINI Cooper on various media platforms. And now MINI has presented the Cooper S in a short film - to let viewers catch a glimpse of what the real deal is about.
 
Attached Image
The new car's styling is more evolution than revolution, with the hatch taking on conventional proportions which makes it instantly recognisable as the motoring icon.
 
Attached Image
Despite retaining the classic MINI design, the new car has grown - 98mm longer, 44mm wider and 7mm taller than its predecessor. The wheelbase has also been extended by 28mm - with wider tracks at the front and rear. These changes should give it the dynamic handling characteristics which the hatch is known for.
 
Attached Image
In the aim of better functionality, the new MINI has 'lost' the iconic central speedometer. Electric window switches are also moved to the door cards for 'better ease of operation'. Looks like MINI is all out to tackle the mass market here.
 
Attached Image
Now jump to the video below to catch the Cooper S - and listen to the sweet exhaust noise from the hot hatch.
 


mini, cooper, cooper s and 3 more...

Viewed: 4,243 times

Related Blog Posts
Nic_low
Written by Nic_low
Nicholas is in the path where his passion and career are closely knitted. And no way is he screwing that up. Not even if a Porsche looks like a Beetle.



  • 1
bellboy Mar 16 2014 09:30 PM

Fail. Looks the same as the old model. Just that its bigger. If I want a big MINI, I would have gotten the Countryman.

  • 1
 
Car Makes

Please select a car make

Facebook Likes
   Featured Blog Post
Photo
The guide, while not mandatory, comes amid rising car complaints, mainly about defects. It is dev...
POPULAR BLOG POSTS
Photo
The recent MyCarForum Hangout with Hyundai, held at the brand's Alexandra showroom, featured...
Photo
Nissan has kept the powertrain stock here. That seems fine as any cop car packing a 565-horsepowe...
Photo
Vice President for Sales and Marketing at BMW M reckons that manual and dual-clutch transmissions...
Photo
Insurance should be simple and fair, quick and easy to buy, at a price that’s affordable. And Bud...
Photo
Norwegian Cruise Line and Scuderia Ferrari Watches has come together to install a Ferrari branded...
   Lifestyle Articles