MINI Malaysia today unveiled the new MINI Clubman for the local premium market. This model is expected to have a cult following with its Indian Summer Red hue and ‘chic’ interior, familiar to all MINI enthusiasts. A John Cooper Works Clubman is also
The new MINI Clubman comes with MINI Connected digital services, which means the Clubman is ready for any smart device pairings and offer several interesting digital services.
Exterior-wise, the Clubman is like all MINIs classy and chic. Everything is there from the domed bonnet, round headlights to the recognizable rear. However, the new Clubman is fitted with a new grille, new LED headlights with DRLs and foglights to go with that Red Hot hue. They’ve added an air inlet on the new Clubman to give it a distinguishing point, finished off with an elongated roof line and steep rear-end and laterally opening wings.
The Clubman is the only MINI with 6 doors, plus has an expandable boot space (350 to 1,250 liters). Wheels come in MINI Yours British Spoke two-tone with 18-inch tyres.
A 1.6-liter turbo, paired to a new 7-speed Dual Clutch Sports Automatic Transmission with electronic control system, pushes the car with 192 hp and 280Nm of torque. Meanwhile, a Sport mode has been added for good measures.
Interior refinements of the MINI Clubman
Like the exterior, the interior of the new Clubman is all too familiar for any MIN enthusiasts. To make the Clubman stand out, MINI Malaysia fitted MINI Yours Walknappa Leather steering wheel, complemented by the MINI Yours Walknappa Leather Lounge Carbon Black seat upholstery. The seats also feature the iconic Union Jack motif on the headrests with touch. Further enhancing the lighting and ambience of the Clubman is the MINI Yours Interior Styles illuminated in Frozen Blue. This includes illuminations for the door bezels, cockpit bezel, cockpit trim and center console. Other highlights include floor mats with black piping and aluminium-colored seam patterns, along with the exclusive MINI Yours design label on the side windows; a 12-Speaker Harman Kardon sound system; the MINI signature 6.5-inch touch display with Navigation; and a built-in 4G SIM.
The new MINI Clubman is offered in Indian Summer Red, New British Racing Green, Pepper White, Thunder Grey, Melting Silver and Starlight Blue hues. It's going on sale from today at a price of RM 298,888. A 306HP MINI John Cooper Works Clubman is available as well at a starting price of RM 358,888.