MINI Cooper S Carbon Edition is available exclusively at Amazon India as a Completely Built-Up unit (CBU). The new limited edition (only 20 units) is the MINI Cooper S model with a new John Cooper Works Tuning Kit, and John Cooper Works Accessories. The tuning kit makes for precisely measured increase in performance leaning towards a racing sensation.
Frank Schloeder, President (act.), BMW Group India says MINI Cooper S Carbon Edition makes the driving experience more exciting than ever before by combining authentic sportiness with premium characteristic. New MINI Cooper S Carbon Edition is available at a price of Rs 39.90 lakhs. Exterior colour options on offer are Pepper White, Thunder Grey and Midnight Black.
It features matte black sport and side stripes with a red pinstripe accent. The word ‘Carbon’ appears on the sides. JCW aerodynamic package, exterior design, LED headlights and LED rear lights, and trim rings in black accentuate the limited edition’s appeal.
The car has a carbon fibre finish and sits on 17-inch light-alloy wheels wrapped with 205 profile rubber. Power output stands at 210hp @ 4500 – 6000rpm and peak torque at300Nm @ 1250 – 4600rpm. Owing to its 2-litre 4-cylinder petrol engine with TwinPower Turbo Technology, this is the fastest MINI available in India. On the inside, the car features John Cooper Works sports seats, and integrated headrests finished in Black Alcantara with contrasting red stitching. There’s a JCW leather steering wheel with paddle shifters, JCW sills, and gear selector lever with a Glowing Red trim accent. An anthracite roof liner features.
6-speed Sport automatic transmission enables faster and smoother shifts controlled by steering wheel mounted paddle shifters. Launch Control brings to life its racing lineage. Drive modes include MID mode, Sport mode and Green mode. Electronic Damper Control sets suspension depending on driving mode. Green and MID modes make room for softer suspension required for city driving.
MINI Cooper S Carbon Edition standard safety features include Front and Passenger Airbags, Brake Assist, 3-Point Seat Belts, Dynamic Stability Control, Crash Sensor, Anti-lock Braking System, Cornering Brake Control and Run-flat Indicator.
Auto start/stop function, brake energy recuperation, shift point display and electromechanical power steering fortify the minimalism offering. MINI Head-up Display is on offer as an option. So is the Wired Package that comes with Navigation System Professional, a bigger 8.8″ screen with Touch Controller and Bluetooth mobile connectivity. MINI Connected is available as standard in the Visual Boost system and MINI Wired Package.