2016 Mini Cooper Clubman

2016 Mini Cooper Clubman
There are masses who prefer small size Mini cars, Originally crafted from Cooper Hardtop , Clubman is 10 inch longer. Second generation Clubman comes with second rear door and is best car by Mini till this date. 2016 Clubman version 17.2 inches longer to Copper Hardtop two door , and 10.9 inches longer to Cooper Hardtop four door. More wider by 2.9 inches. Can now occupy and include cargo and enough space for four normal size individual, also has normal size front hinged doors.

Clubman is 0.8 inch longer to VW Golf, later having more cargo space and rear seat room with added advantage. 2016 Clubman comes with 1.5 liter turbocharged three cylinder engine, 17 inch wheels, glass made sunroof, six speed automatic transmission, this makes Clubman better choice over Volkswagen Golf. With three liter and six speed automatic is able to produce 134 hp and 162 lb-ft of torque, manage to reach 60 mph in 8 seconds. Redline touches around 6500 rpm, engine power is at peak at 4500 rpm, sudden push is short lived in normal driving mode. Better driving when kept between 2000 rpm to 4500 rpm. EPA 25/34 mpg on city/highway.

More front seat space at front, makes driving comfortable with telescopic and titled steering. Centre dashboard covers with navigation, radio and other controls. With longer wheelbase , back seat gets enough legroom. 16 inches wheels are standard, option as 17 inches available. Despite running on flat tires, drive remains firm, takes 161 ft to stop from 70 mph. Possibly smoothest and quietest ride in all of modern Mini. With more pounds and somewhat longer, steering response is quick and sharp.

With great look, better handling, best among available Mini, you can look for Clubman, surely its expensive.

Starting Price $24,950
Vehicle Type 4 door hatchback, front engine, front wheel drive
Engine turbocharged and intercooled DOHC 12-valve inline-3, direct fuel injection
Transmission 6-speed automatic, manual shifting mode
Horsepower 134 hp @ 4400 rpm
Torque 162 lb-ft @ 1250 rpm
Displacement 91 cu in
Wheelbase 105.1 in
Length 168.3 in
Width 70.9 in
Height 56.7 in
Curb weight 3199 lb
Passenger volume 93 cu ft
Cargo volume 18 cu ft
0-60 mph 8 secs.
0-100 mph 26.6 secs.
Top speed 124 mph
Rolling start (5-60 mph) 9.2 secs.
Top gear(30-50 mph) 4.3 secs.
Top gear(50-70 mph) 5.6 secs.
Braking (70-0 mph) 161 ft
Fuel economy (city/highway) 25/34 mpg
C/D observed 27 mpg
Pros space for four with cargo, characteristic style
Cons pricey, moderate fuel economy