The new Mini Cooper Electric, for those who want that same body style with an all electric powertrain, feature rich high tech cabin, at a great price is here to impress you. It’s quick, it’s fast, it drives really well, and offers a good range of 100 miles in a single charge. In a nutshell the new Mini Cooper Electric is for those people who want a small and compact, easy and fun to drive car, which doesn’t run of gas, to do their daily tasks with plenty of power, good handling and offers great flexibility in terms of customisation and comes at a very affordable price, which makes this one of the least expensive EVs in the market.
What’s New For 2023 ?
For 2023, the Mini Cooper Electric comes with improved front and rear bumpers, new options for the styling and looks, new features and now comes with a standard 8.8 inch infotainment system, a heated steering wheel, lame departure warning and many more, just like this year’s Mini Cooper. It will be also available with adaptive cruise control and new 16 or 17 inch wheels with a new limited edition model.
Engine, Transmission, 0-60 mph, Top Speed & Performance
The new Mini Cooper Electric with it’s single electric motor and a 32.6 kWh battery makes a good 181 hp and 199 lb ft of torque. It’s really quick with a 0-60 mph time in 6.1 seconds and can achieve a top speed of 93 mph. And it is an EV, so it carries a regenerative braking system with it. And offers a good and fun driving experience with good handling and plenty of power inside to make overtakes much easier on the roads with good stability and body control which is good.
Range, Charging & Battery Life
The new Mini Electric has a 32.6 kWh battery pack which provides a decent 110 miles of range in a single charge, which is much shorter than the competitors it rivals with. But to compensate that, it does carry DC fast charging abilities to charge from 0-80% in 35 minutes and around with hours with the home 7.4 kW chargers.
Dimensions & Weight
- Length: 151.4 in
- Width: 68.0 in
- Height: 56.4 in
- Wheelbase: 98.2 in
- Cargo volume: 9 cu ft
- Curb weight: 3099 lbs
The new Mini Cooper Electric comes at a price of $30,500 with standard four airbags, making it a great buy for the urban people who just wanted to have their daily chores done with a decent range and plenty of power to play with.
Interior & Exterior
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