MINI Malaysia has introduced the limited MINI Hatch Editions, the MINI Urbanite and MINI Amplified. today. The MINI Urbanite Edition is created in the MINI Cooper 5 Door platform while the MINI Amplified Edition is created in the form of the MINI Cooper S 3 Door.
MINI Urbanite Edition
As the code suggests, the Urbanite edition tagged for the newest MINI gives it an assertive street character. Distinctive exterior features of the Urbanite are an extra LED Headlight, 16-inch Victory wheels, Piano Black light trims and grille, racing Racing stripes on the bonnet.
To make the interior a little more special, John Cooper Works Color Line in Glowing Red with Anthracite Headliner can be added. Additional modern creature comforts include MINI Connected, a new Rear-View Camera system with parking guidance and a sport leather steering wheel.
Powering the Urbanite edition is an inline 3-cylinder engine with 4 valves per cylinder for 136 horsepower and 220Nm of torqu. This pushes the MINI from 0 to 100 in just 8.1 seconds with a top speed of 207km/h, while only consuming an average of 5 liters per 100km.
The New MINI Urbanite Edition offers colours in mysterious Midnight Black with Red Racing Stripes, Blazing Red or Pepper White with Black Racing Stripes.
MINI Amplified Edition
For 50Gs more, amplified it to the MINI Amplified Edition. The exterior is anything but ordinary for the Amplified version MINI. Underlined by the John Cooper Works Aerodynamic Kit, the MINI Amplified Edition is fitted with a striking rear spoiler, the last thing bystanders will be able to rave over as this MINI Hatch Edition disappears into the distance.
The MINI Amplified Edition is equipped with new Piano Black grille and matching headlight and taillight trim for a darker appearance. The Racing Stripes design on the MINI Amplified Edition pays homage to the MINI John Cooper Works Concept car giving it an extroverted personality, while the 17-inch John Cooper Works Track in Black Spoke adds a touch of flare to this MINI.
Interior-wise, the John Cooper Works Racing Seats with integrated headrests designed in Alcantara Leather with contrasting Red Dinamica are built in to secure you in place while you enjoy the dynamism around you. Besides the Anthracite Headliner, the MINI Amplified Edition now features new exclusive accents in Glowing Red which was only available on the John Cooper Works Hatch previously. The bold color makes for an exceptional match to the contrast stitching of the 6-Speed Sports Automatic Shifter as well as the John Cooper Works perforated leather steering embroidery. To enable considerably easier and safer reverse parking and manoeuvring, a rear view camera provides parking guidance. Other features comprise the comfort access and black chequered trims.
On the performance level, the MINI Amplified Edition is capable of 211 horsepower and 300Nm of torque thanks to the John Cooper Works Tuning Kit and the new John Cooper Works Valve Silence System. This accelerates the MINI Amplified Edition from 0 to 100 in merely 6.7 seconds with a top speed of 233 km/h. To amplify your presence with a sporty and aggressive tone that’s tastefully louder, the MINI Amplified Edition features a new Track mode which can be activated via the John Cooper Works Bluetooth Remote Control.
Standard for both hatch editions are LED headlight with daytime driving lights, as well as LED taillights and fog lights on top of auto driving lights. On top of rain sensors, they also share the Park Distance Control. On the inside, 12 color ambient light, 6.5” MINI Visual Boost with 5 key controller, interactive LED ring on central instrument display, MINI Connected and automatic start / stop with Keyless Go.
For driving, both editions come with cruise control with braking function to provide a leisure driving experience.
The MINI Urbanite Edition comes in Midnight Black with Red Racing Stripes, Blazing Red or Pepper White with Black Racing Stripes. The Amplified MINI is offered in Midnight Black with Red Racing Stripes, Chilli Red or Pepper White with Black Racing Stripes. Price for the Urbanite is RM 198,888.00 and the Amplified edition RM 248,888; all excluding insurance.