The 2016 Mini Cooper Clubman: Unique Combination Of Functionality And Practicality

Feb 02, 2017 10:17 AM EST | Hem Cervantes

The 2016 Mini Cooper Clubman is pretty quirky and playful Lilliputian luxurious car. It is the longest Mini model stretching to 168.3 inches from its nose to tail, which makes the car just over a foot longer than the previous Clubman model.

The dimension of the new Cooper is more than six inches longer than the Countryman CUV model. It has an elongated profile similar to Clubman's previous model. It has about 2.5 inches wider on track and the wheelbase is 4.8 inches longer. The car's roof is within a quarter inch than the previous models.

The 2016 Mini Cooper Clubman offers more cargo volume, which measures 47.9 cubic feet. It uses a more traditional four-door configuration, which the Clubman has a six-door configuration. It has dual rear doors on the hatchback.

It has two turbocharged engine options, which is similar to the "hardtop-two and four-door" models. It features a 1.5-liter Twin Power with a three-cylinder engine, which helps make 134 horsepower and 162-pound feet of torque.

The six-speed automatic transmission power helps the front wheel. It has a manual gearbox with an estimated fuel economy of 25 mpg City, 35 mpg Highway and the 28 combinations of to gear modes.

It has s newly designed headlights and rear lights. It is fitted with halogen for the base models, which features full-LED headlights to light the darkest road. The lights at the back of the Clubman have integrated larger tail lights and have been designed to a rounded-off rectangle.

The 2016 Mini Cooper Clubman has a clever driving assist system, which offers a City Collision Mitigation System that helps prevent accident under the speed 60 km/hr. It can also monitor traffic ahead via a built-in camera. It gives a warning signal and applies brakes at a higher speed. It also features a Forward Collision Warning System, which instantly response and reducing at a stopping distance.

 

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