The MINI Countryman Electric has been unveiled, with a range of up to 287 miles from its 64.7 kWh battery. First deliveries will arrive in February 2024.
The all-electric MINI Countryman is offered in two performance levels – E and SE ALL4. In the Countryman E model, a 150 kW/204 hp electric motor generates torque of 250 Nm, with a 0-62 mph time of 8.6 seconds and a top speed of 105 mph. The MINI Countryman Electric E is priced at £41,500.
The all-wheel drive MINI Countryman SE ALL4 has a more powerful electric motor with an output of 230 kW/313 hp and torque of 494 Nm, resulting in a 0-62 mph acceleration time of 5.6 seconds and a top speed of 111 mph. The Countryman SE ALL4 has a slightly reduced electric range of 269 miles, compared to 287 miles for the Countryman E. The MINI Countryman Electric SE ALL4 price is £46,600.
The Countryman has a maximum rapid charging rate of 130 kW DC, allowing a charge from 10% to 80% in under 30 minutes, and AC charging can be specified up to 22 kW as an option.
The new Countryman is available in three trim levels, Classic, Exclusive and Sport.
The third generation Countryman has grown – it’s 13cm longer and 6cm taller. Boot space is now 460 litres, or 1,450 litres with the rear seats folded flat. The new model has an octagonal grille, along with new headlights and rear lights.
The main feature in the interior is the round OLED (organic light-emitting diode) display, with a diameter of 240mm and Operating System 9.
Eight MINI Experience modes are available on the new MINI Countryman: Core, Green, Go-Kart, Personal, Vibrant, Timeless, Trail and Balance.