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The Paceman goes for an adventure

By Nic_low on 06 May 2014

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The creative minds at MINI are at work again. This time round, they created a pickup-like off-roader based on the Cooper S Paceman ALL4.
 
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Dubbed the Paceman Adventure, the unique variant is the result of a creative collaboration between young apprentices and their instructors at the BMW plant in Munich and Dingolfing. 
 
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And while the idea of an off-roader is nothing new, the result is pretty spectacular if you ask us. The Adventure looks at home off the beaten tracks.
 
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The two-seater pickup also seems to make light work fording in swampy terrain, no thanks to 184 horses sent to all wheels via the marque's ALL4 drive technology.
 
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It is unlikely that the cargo area will do some serious loot tugging.
 
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But otherwise, the Adventure comes equipped with proper stuffs to keep it going in the wild, such as a modified chassis with extended ground clearance and much higher front and rear clearance ramps. The snorkel-like air intake also suggests that it will rise up to the occasion should you encounter any river crossing.
 
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Much to our disappointment, however, there are no plans for the Adventure to go for series production.

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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.



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drivinghazard May 06 2014 10:16 AM

 

Much to our disappointment, however, there are no plans for the Adventure to go for series production.

 

It's not a disappointment for MINI fans and owners loh. Don't think many want to see this go into production

Kratoschumacher May 06 2014 11:17 AM

Wow something that is unlike MINI, shows you the versatility of the platform and the capability of current generation of engineers!  

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