MINI Malaysia has just announced enhanced specification for the MINI 3 Door and 5 Door for 2017. Upgrades include exterior styling as well as additional creature comforts.

Starting from the MINI Cooper 3 Door, it now gets a gloss black front grille, tailgate handle as well as LED headlamps and fog lamps. Inside, the entry level MINI now comes standard with dual-zone automatic climate control and a 6.5-inch MINI Visual Boost infotainment system with MINI Connect Ready App.

Stepping up to the Cooper S 3 Door and John Cooper Works 3 Door, both variants now add Comfort Access system (keyless entry and start) to the equipment list. The JCW 3 Door further adds auto dimming rear view mirror and reverse camera.

Like the Cooper 3 Door, the Cooper 5 Door also gets updated with gloss black front grille, tailgate handle, LED headlamps and foglamps and dual-zone automatic climate control. The Cooper S 5 Door on the other hand adds the Comfort Access system.

No changes were made to the powertrain, as such the Cooper variants get a 1.5-litre turbocharged three-cylinder with 136 hp and 220 Nm, Cooper S with a 2.0-litre turbocharged four-cylinder producing 192 hp and 280 Nm while the JCW gets a 2.0-litre turbocharged four-cylinder with 231 hp and 350 Nm.

Prices for the updated MINI are as below:

Model Variant Price (OTR without insurance)
MINI 3 Door Cooper RM188,888
Cooper S RM229,888
John Cooper Works (JCW) RM293,888
Mini 5 Door Cooper RM193,888
Cooper S RM239,888

All purchase of the MINI 3 Door and 5 Door come with a 4-Years unlimited mileage warranty with free scheduled service.


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MINI Cooper S 3 Door

MINI Cooper S 5 Door  


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