2012MINICooper S

Is there a better place to launch a roofless Mini than Los Angeles in the middle of winter? Temperatures during the drive event for the new 2016 Mini Cooper S Convertible hovered in the mid-80s, and (a begrudging thanks to CARB here) there was only a thin haze to attenuate the sun. Moreover, the…


2012 MINI Cooper S - 2dr Hardtop (Base)
2dr Hardtop (Base)
MSRP:
$23,100
Engine:
1.6L I-4
MPG:
27 City / 35 HWY
2012 MINI Cooper S - 2dr Convertible (Base)
2dr Convertible (Base)
MSRP:
$27,950
Engine:
1.6L I-4
MPG:
27 City / 35 HWY
2012 MINI Cooper S - 2dr Coupe (Base)
2dr Coupe (Base)
MSRP:
$24,600
Engine:
1.6L I-4
MPG:
27 City / 35 HWY
2012 MINI Cooper S - 2dr Roadster (Base)
2dr Roadster (Base)
MSRP:
$27,350
Engine:
1.6L I-4
MPG:
27 City / 35 HWY
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