The 2017 Mini Cooper Countryman will be taking on crossover SUVs all across the globe with its breathtaking specs and awesome look. This new Countryman will have three set of powertrain choices for its fans one of which include the use of John Cooper Works. This new car will grab attention of people who are in search for a premium looking car; one which will be family oriented and will have equally capable off road features compared to its on road features. This new 2017 mini cooper is all set to offer an all-wheel drive feature which was a drawback in its previous model due to its absence.
2017 Mini Cooper Countryman – Changes and Upgrades in its look
Significant changes will be made in both the exterior and interior halves of new mini cooper countryman. Vertical air vent is going to have a forward alignment. Interiors will be more spacious with additional cargo storage capacity. It has been revealed that steering wheel, switch buttons, HVAC knob and gear knob will be similar to those available in all latest models from MINI. Both headlamps and tail lights of 2017 Mini Cooper Countryman will have LED support in them along with LED powered daytime running lights. Infotainment system will have more android app support and Head-Up Display screen. For safety, features like front collision preventer, pedestrian warning system, lane assist, parking assists and many more will be present. There will a new speed limiter to prevent further accidents and many airbags. Pedestrian warning system is another useful feature that is going to be present. As the release date nears, many more details on will be revealed.
2017 Mini Cooper Countryman – Powerful Drivetrain with more than one Engine choice and Fuel economy
Base trim level of this 2017 mini cooper countryman is expected to continue the Front Wheel Drive System. The ALL4 All Wheel Drive system from MINI will remain optional. Other potential variants of this model include John Cooper Works and Cooper S Countryman model. The John Cooper Works model will be coming with ALL4 system as standard and will have at least 228 HP of output. Cooper Countryman should be featuring three cylinder 1.5 liter engine, while other variants like JCW and Cooper S shall offer a four cylinder 2 liter unit. Turbocharging will be offered across the entire range of 2017 Mini Cooper Countryman. Standard 6 speed manual transmission will be offered along with 6 speed and 8 speed automatic transmissions. The front-wheel variant will have fuel economy of 28 mpg on combined drive while all-wheel version will deliver 27 mpg on combined.
Price Range, Availability and Competitions of new 2017 Mini Cooper Countryman
Price range is going to vary quite a bit across all the different trim levels. Since the exact price range of the new mini countryman 2017 is unknown, it is difficult to determine the price of each trims. No details on release date of mini cooper 2017 have been announced by the officials but according to rumor this car will debut in the market by in 2016 as a 2017 model. The 2017 Mini Cooper Countryman will receive tough competition from the likes of:
- Fiat 500X.
- Mazda CX-3.
- Honda HR-V.
- Jeep Renegade.
- Subaru XV Crosstek.