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MINI Convertible Series/Models Timeline, Specifications and Pictures

Generations: 5
First production year: 2004
Engines: Gasoline, Diesel
Body style: Convertible (spider/spyder, cabrio/cabriolet, drop/open/soft top)
 

2021 - Present

MINI started the 2021 year in full blast introducing a new generation for its lineup and came with an S-version as well for the entire range. Building a convertible was a must for MINI. It always had one on its lineup, and the 2021 range came with one as well. Unlike some of its previous generations, it came right from the start with the S-version, which means that the open-top small vehicle ...

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gasoline engines:

  MINI Convertible Cooper 1.5L 6MT (136 HP)

  MINI Convertible Cooper S 2.0L 6MT (178 HP)

  MINI Convertible John Cooper Works 8AT (102 HP)

  MINI Convertible John Cooper Works 8AT (178 HP)

  MINI Convertible John Cooper Works 8AT (231 HP)

2018 - 2021

Offering the same fun-to-drive character as the Mini Hardtop, the Convertible was a drop-top version equipped with a power-operated soft top. The 2018 Mini Convertible offered seating for four and was available in 3 trim levels: base, Cooper S and the top of the range, John Cooper Works. The base Mini was fitted with a 1.5-liter 3-cylinder unit mated with a 6-speed manual transmission or a...

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gasoline engines:

  MINI Convertible 2.0L 7AT (190 HP)

  MINI Convertible Cooper 1.5L 6MT (136 HP)

  MINI Convertible Cooper 1.5L 7AT (136 HP)

diesel engines:

  MINI Convertible Cooper D 1.5L 6MT (116 HP)

  MINI Convertible Cooper D 1.5L 7AT (116 HP)

2015 - 2018

The third generation of Mini was introduced in 2013 and, as usual, it received a convertible version for the delight of those who want to enjoy an open-air driving experience. The MINI Convertible was the first open-top small-segment vehicle on the market. The most difficult part was to make the car stiff enough for a sporty ride, but comfortable as well for a relaxed one. For that, it was of...

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2004 - 2009

Following the successful revival of the brand MINI in 2000, the now German-owned British carmaker felt much obliged to add a facelifted version and revamp the range. Some mandatory changes had to be done so the car could comply with the Euro5 emission standards and updated a few things that bothered the users before. But there were few things that the MINI convertible couldn't solve, suc...

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