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2007 MINI Cooper Review and Pictures

Summary
2007 MINI Cooper is a sports coupe, family coupe, convertible sports car, or convertible. It can seat four passengers and has two doors.

Price
MSRP: US$18,050-US$25,400
Invoice: US$16,327-US$22,942

What is New in 2007 MINI Cooper?
Changes include complete overhauling with better engines, interiors, exteriors, and special packages offering center armrest, leather upholstery, and similar options.

Introduction
2007 MINI Cooper is an exquisite combination of style, comfort, and practicability, well within affordable costs.

Body Styles, Trim Levels, and Options
2007 MINI Cooper is available in four trims ranging from HT to S Convertible. Options include sunroof, Harman Kardon sound system, and rear parking sensors, firmer suspension tuning, run-flat performance tires, leather-wrapped steering wheel, and stability control.

Powertrains and Performance
2007 MINI Cooper offers standard 168hp 1.6-liter I4 turbo engine with six-speed manual transmission and overdrive or 118hp 1.6-liter I4 engine with six-speed manual transmission and overdrive. Six-speed automatic transmission with overdrive is optional. It delivers 25 to 32-mpg in city and 32 to 40-mpg on highway.

Interior Design and Special Features
Interiors offer distinct style with ergonomically arranged switchgear, saucer-sized speedometer on dash, and attractive combination of leather upholstery. Some plastics are of poor quality.

Safety Features
Standard safety features include tire-pressure monitor, antilock disc brakes, full-length side curtain airbags, side airbags for front occupants, Dynamic stability control, and traction control.

Driving Impressions
Responsive steering, good handling dynamics, run-flat tires, and revised suspension offers stable and comfortable ride.

Pros
Excellent comfort and safety features, soft suspension

Cons
Lacks spaciousness, insufficient horsepower

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