The 2017 Mini Countryman is a new and gorgeous model of the countryman that has a compact design. The car is very practical for the future and has several new interesting features offered which makes it excellent and very suitable for the future. The car offers more space in its interior while also keeping its legacy intact and completely alive. The 2017 Mini Countryman will be second version of the countryman and is expected to be better in every way while at the same time reduce its production cost.
2017 Mini Countryman – Well Appointed Interior:
The 2017’s Mini Countryman exterior will be based on the BMW four-wheel drive UKL platform. It will possibly be offered so as to use the exact same four-wheel drive technique as the 2 sequence Active Toured. It will also feature a brand new front end that is set to look very much like the new Mini Hatchback. The front grille will now be larger and surrounded by; bigger air intakes in the front bumper, new tail lights and headlights that will utilize both LED and Xenon for the main clusters, and chrome fittings. On top of that, the mule car mini tested slightly larger than the older model which might translate to more space for passengers. This will obviously mean that the 2017 Mini Countryman will probably get more than 450 liters of space as well as more room for the back seats. Other notable highlights will include; 19 inch wheels, a dual panoramic sun-roof, and power folding side mirrors.
The 2017 Mini Countryman’s interior will stray far away from the classic mini look with a massive dial in the middle of the dashboard and will also utilize the new layout of the mini cooper. The standard features will also be getting a small bump with automatic climate control, satellite navigation, and a leather wrapped steering wheel which come as standard features. The Countryman Mini will also be equipped with other interesting features in its exterior like leather upholstery, heated front seats, an auto-dimming rear-view mirror, satellite radio, 10 speaker Harman Kardon audio system, a media package which will include a 6.5 inch display inside the central speedometer, a corresponding console mounted joystick, smart-phone application integration, Bluetooth and USB connection, and voice controls. Users can also add a navigation system for a small extra fee.
2017 Mini Countryman – Power Changes:
The 2017 Mini Countryman will be slightly different when compared to its previous model engine-wise. The new model will be equipped with a completely different set of engines beginning with the 1.6 liter 3-cylinder engine from the new mini. This will give it the capability of reaching 121 horsepower and up-to 140 lb ft of torque very easily. On the other hand, the diesel version of this engine will give out 115 horsepower which is less than the petrol engine but will end up providing more torque making it suitable for the small crossover. The 2017 Mini Countryman is also expected to have the two 2 liter engines that come in both petrol and diesel form. The petrol engine will have about 200 horsepower while the diesel one will have approximately 170 horsepower. Both of the engines will go from 0 to 60 in less than eight seconds and have a maximum top speed of slightly over 134 MPH. All of the engines will come as a standard front wheel drive and have a 6 speed manual transmission which is an excellent combination. Users will also have the option of getting a four-wheel drive and a 6 speed automatic transmission which can also be acquired in sport form and reduces the time for changing gears.
2017 Mini Countryman – How Much will Cost and Date of Release:
The new Mini Countryman will be priced at $25,000 or slightly more and the release fate is still unclear but expected to be around the early months of 2017.