Mini Convertible Sidewalk Edition Launched In India At Rs 44.90 Lakh
In India, the Mini Convertible Sidewalk Edition has been launched at Rs 44.90 lakh (ex-Showroom, India). The Mini special edition is limited to 15 units and is available on the online portal of the company for bookings.
Several cosmetic touches are available in the Sidewalk Edition to set it apart from the standard Mini Conveyor. The car is completed with a single paint shade from the outside of Deep Laguna with the fabric folding roof and unique design. The Sidewalk package also includes model race stripes on the cap, body graphics close to side indicators, and the end-up door sill.
The Sidewalk Edition also contains variants of specific cosmetic touches such as Sidewalk baggage leather and contrasting tubes and accents and unique dashboard finishing.
The Mini Convertible Sidewalk Edition has a 192hp and 280Nm, 2.0 liter of turbo petrol engine, the same engine as the Cooper S convertible. In contrast to the standard Convertible but the 7-speed Dual Sport gearbox is available for the Sidewalk Edition, this is an option for Rs. 26,000 in the standard Cabinet according to the company brochure. 0-100kph, the same as the standard convertible, is achieved in the claimed 7.1 seconds.
The equipment includes the rearview camera, rear parking sensors, auto climate control, LED lamps, a wind deflector, a 6.5-inch infotainment display, and some drives. Airbags, ABS, stability control, traction monitoring, and braking control include the safety kit available for both front and passengers.
BMW Group India, a subsidiary of the parent company mini, the BMW Group, announced that the prices of its BMW and Mini product portfolios have increased. The automobile manufacturer said that hiking rates would be up to 3% by 1 November 2020.
As the reason for the increase, the company has identified increased production costs and a depreciated currency value.