2017 Mini Countryman Predictions And Review

Friday, March 18th 2016. | Mini

2017 Mini Countryman was updated. A prototype for the new Countryman has just been spotted, revealing many of the details of the next-generation compact crossover. It appears designers have adopted a boxer, more rugged look for the new Countryman although there’s no mistaking it for anything but a Mini. The prototype is also bigger than the current Countryman, which should add some much needed room in the cabin.

2017 Mini Countryman Front

 

2017 Mini Countryman Exterior And Interior Design

2017 Mini Countryman is going to be a handsome car which would make its owners proud. Mini Countryman will be a brand new car, as it’s based on the BMW Group’s ULK1 modular platform shared with a number of models. Recent reports suggest that it will grow in size stretching to around 4.25 meters in length, with similar gains in height and width to improve both passenger and luggage space.

2017 Mini Countryman Performance

Several changes are being made in the front to spice up its styling. These improvements include a brand new grille which has got bigger and comes with chrome fittings. It has also got an updated bumper that allows better air intake. LED tail-lights accompanying the reshaped headlights will provide for better lighting.

2017 Mini Countryman Concept

While the new Countryman does not seem larger than the current model, MINI’s new SUV will be bigger. According to information from the field, the prototype features a more spacious interior, along with a larger trunk. This means good news for consumers because now the drivers as well as passengers will have ample room for relaxation and this would ensure a more comfortable ride. Dashboard of this 2017 version has a new and unique layout. There has been a use of fine upholstery adding to its standard. Mini is expected to improve the passive and active safety level of the Countryman. The car will also get more tech features, such as a parking assistant, climate control system, satellite navigation, more apps, a head-up display, and many more. Interior designing as such have taken into consideration a qualitative upgradation.

2017 Mini Countryman Interior

 

2017 Mini Countryman Engine Specs And Performance

Under the hood, the new Countryman will obtain MINI’s latest 3 cylinder and 4 cylinder turbo engines, both in gasoline and diesel. Cooper Countrymans have feature 1.5 liter three cylinder engines, and with the Cooper S and JCW variants getting 2.0 liter four cylinder mills. With this 1.5 liter engine has the strength to produce 135 HP and a torque of 150 lb ft. There’s also going to be diesel version of this engine which would have power same as 115 Horses. Furthermore, with another alternative 2.0 liter engine, its diesel variation will be pumping up to 170 HP while the gasoline engine will produce almost close to 300 HP. So this 2.0 liter engine is going to come with petrol/diesel variations. Transmission choices may include 6 speed manual and 8 speed Steptronic. Hence basically, buyers will have several options to choose from while they are purchasing their 2016 Mini Countryman.

2017 Mini Countryman Engine Specs

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