The launch of the new MINI Cooper SE has been announced by MINI USA after 15,000 pre-orders. MINI electric first production series will go on sale in March 2020.
The 2020 MINI Cooper SE will have an expected price of $29,900 plus an additional $850 Destination & Handling fee and will come with three trim levels which makes it even more exciting.
MINI Cooper SE comes with the additional benefit of federal EV credit of $7,500, along with state EV incentives. In some cases, qualified consumers can get a MINI Cooper SE below $20,000.
MINI Cooper SE is rated at 110 miles driving range on a full battery based on the EPA numbers. It is powered by an engine that delivers a maximum power output of 181 horsepower and 199 lb-ft of torque and it comes with single-speed automatic transmission. It reaches the speed of 0-60 mph in 6.9 seconds and it attains the top speed of 93 mph.
The MINI Cooper SE comes with a battery pack of 32.6 kWh and 28.9 kWh net and has a curb weight of 3,153 lbs. The 2020 MINI Cooper SE could be ordered with three trim levels.
Signature Trim Level: In this exterior is loaded with LED Headlights and Fog lights, the buyers have the choice of solid or metallic exterior paint color. It comes with 16” wheels and uniquely aerodynamically enhanced front/rear bumpers. The front grille is made special with the unique MINI Electric design and the tailgate handle in Vigorous Grey.
When we come to the interior it has carbon black leatherette upholstery. It has a leather multi-function Steering Wheel which is highlighted in Energetic yellow.
It has a Navigation system with a 6.5” display on which you can get advanced real-time traffic information. It comes with E-Drive services that can initiate charging, monitor charging status and locate public charging stations.
Signature Plus Trim Level: It has most of the features common but has some extra added features like Panoramic moon roof, Choice of additional 17” wheels, Power-folding mirror and Auto-dimming interior and exterior mirrors.
Iconic Trim Level: It has a leather steering wheel which is the same as the signature trim level but has an additional color option
Enigmatic Black and a wheel option 17” Corona Spoke. It has an 8.8” touchscreen navigation which helps in Park Distance Control (front and rear) and has the facility of wireless charging.