Driving the Mini Hardtop 4 Door is a commitment to an excellent car that has been built to British perfection and is one of the most dynamic on the roads in Europe. The styling of this great car is a throwback to the style of the yesteryear with the face of the mascot of the country it was born in, the British Bulldog. If you are looking for a car you can buy set up for your style and enjoyment, this is the right choice to make in order to give you a car that is a lot of fun to drive and offers the space you need.
With four doors this version of the Mini allows a small family to make this their everyday car and still show off in style and with some pizzazz. The Mini Hardtop 4 Door comes in three different trim levels to give you the right drive for you to fully enjoy. These trims are the Cooper, Cooper S and John Cooper Works to give us a lineup that moves to the powerful and sporty to be a fantastic drive on any roads around your area to make sure you can have a great time driving even when just going out for errands.
The Mini Cooper 4 Door Hardtop model shows up with standard features that include six-way adjustable manual seats, a leather wrapped steering wheel, Bluetooth and USB connectivity and automatic climate control. Options that can be added include the six-speed automatic transmission, the Technology package that adds a high definition screen, integrated iPhone apps, a navigation system and a Harman/Kardon audio system. Also available is a Cold Weather package that adds heated seats and mirrors while a Sport Suspension Package improves the handing with a sport suspension and dynamic damper to offer better suspension settings.
The power for this vehicle shows up with a 1.5-liter turbocharged inline three-cylinder engine that gives you 134 horsepower and 162 lb.-ft. of torque. This is attached to a six-speed manual or automatic transmission which offers you a fuel mileage of 29 city/40 hwy mpg for the manual and 28 city/37 hwy mpg for the automatic. The price for this version of the Mini Cooper will start around $22,500 and increase by $1,250 for the automatic transmission along with $1,500 for the steering wheel paddle shifters. With a long list of options this car can easily reach up around the $30,000 mark.
Looking to the Mini Cooper S 4 Door Hardtop you will see all the same standard features included on the Cooper model and add sport seats, run-flat tires, LED fog lights, larger wheels and tires, bigger brakes and a sporty hood scoop to the standard menu of features. The options continue to be the same as what was found on the lower Cooper model in order to be a great list that can make the Cooper S become one of the most active and dynamic rides on the road today.
When you look under the hood of this beauty you have a 2.0-liter turbocharged inline four-cylinder engine which gives you 189 horsepower and 207 lb.-ft. of torque. This engine is attached to the same transmissions as the base model and bring you fuel mileage numbers that come in at 24 city/34 hwy mpg for the manual and 26 city/33 hwy mpg for the automatic transmission. This model starts at the price of $26,000 and can easily rise quickly with many of the different features that you can add to the car in order to enhance the overall experience.
Finally, the top model is the John Cooper Works 4 Door Hardtop edition of the car you have all the same features that are standard on the Cooper S and adds even larger brakes along with a stiffer sport suspension. All three versions come with the three year/36,000 miles of no-cost maintenance to enjoy. The optional features for this car are the same as the other two models that can easily make this car one of the most dynamic on the road today for you to enjoy the drive. With this added power and the features you can put inside the JCW model is as near a sports car as you will get with this Mini.
Speaking of sport, the engine found in the JCW model is a higher tuned 2.0-liter turbocharged inline four-cylinder engine that shows up with 228 horsepower and 236 lb.-ft. of torque. Using the same two transmissions, this engine allows for a fuel mileage of 23 city/31 hwy mpg for the manual and 25 city/31 hwy mpg for the automatic. Another note on all three models, premium gasoline is needed to operate at the optimum efficiency, which you certainly want in this car. The price for the JCW model comes in at a starting point of $31,500 and can move upward from there to allow you to create the JCW mini you want.
Across the lineup, the features that stand out include the fuel economy and fun factor which when partnered together make a great vehicle to enjoy. This marriage allows you to fully appreciate what the Mini 4 Door Hardtop is, a great car with the right features for you to have some great fun. The fun details are the other favorite feature which includes the use of the bug-eyed style of the lights and the toggle switches inside to give you a different feeling from the other models on the road today.
With the right looks, suspension, engine and all the features you want to have in the car this is a great car for driving on any road. As a sporty subcompact hatchback the handling is near perfection and the acceleration is quick and enjoyable. The steering and suspension are quick and easy to love along with a chassis that is stiff enough to allow you to drive in a way that is amazing on any road. You can certainly love your new Mini 4 Door Hardtop in a way that works well for driving and showing off to your friends.