The MINI CUV will likely retain the same 1.6-liter gas and diesel options as the current MINIs. With the diesel, this MINI might even outdo the Toyota Urban Cruiser as the most efficient "SUV." If the car doesn't appear at the birthday party, it will probably debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show. The one thing we do know about the CUV is that it won't be called the Crossman. MINI USA VP Jim McDowell made that clear at the media launch drive of the MINI Convertible in February.
[Source: World Car Fans]