The redesigned and updated 2016 Mini Countryman will come after slight modification of its previous model bringing a lot more beauty, style and elegance. The model is expected to go for sale in the year 2017 with some great innovations done for its lovers. Compared to the previous model, this new remodeled one of 2016 will be bigger with more room space. According to the rumors, professionals have done a great job regarding several modifications and expansions. 2016 Mini Countryman will be equipped with unique appearance along with spectacular design, bigger size and the hexagonal grille. Also, it will come with different body colors like black, grey and white.
2016 Mini Countryman: Redesign Exterior and Interior
The inner side of this latest remodeled 2016 Mini Countryman will be seen to get depart from the look of classic Mini including its central massive dial on its dashboard. Thus, shall bring out the new interior layout into this model.
Also, the interior standard features will be equipped with small updates as well. The features include steering wheels with leather wrappers, satellite navigation and automatic climate control. Hence, the inner space will have more supporting luggage space and possesses latest safety and security features.
Moreover, there are some updates to be offered with the new 2016 Mini Countryman exterior features like the latest brand’s front end that has a similar look to the new model Mini Hatchback. Another feature to be expected is a larger front grille surrounded by the chrome fittings and also the front bumper having large air intakes. It will have latest technology headlights and tail-lights in either form of LED and Xenon for its main cluster.
2016 Mini Countryman: Engine and Fuel Economy
2016 Mini Countryman is being assumed that that the engine will come with different drive-train variety. For the base model of 2016 Mini Countryman, hopefully, it will need to have a slight change in its powertrain that is powered by 1.5 liter 4-cylinder engine, where the previous model had a 1.6 liter engine. However, this engine generates up to 135 bhp and 150 lb/ft of torque output. As per few unconfirmed reports, a diesel version engine may be offered with 115 bhp that is a bit less powerful than that of the petrol engine. However, it will produce better torque with improved fuel economy that suits for a small crossover rather well.
Also, it’s been speculated that the next engine version 2.0 liter will either be petrol that develops 200bhp or diesel that produces 170 bhp power outputs. The standard acceleration speed shall be 0-60mph in time 8.0 seconds and top speed above 134 mph. Other than that, all engines are standard versions, and power will be sent to its front-wheel drive with manual 6-speed or as 4-wheel drive with automatic 6-speed transmission gearbox.
2016 Mini Countryman: Release Date and Price
The speculated price of 2016 Mini Countryman base model will cost in-between $ 23 000 to $ 25 000 which is slight higher from its previous version. This cost may vary depending on the chosen versions. As for the release date, there is not yet any information released for its exact date, but seems likely to come in the middle or late 2015 or early month of 2016.