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Are You a Mini Lover? 2023 Mini Cooper Model Changes

By Daisy Emah-Emah Posted: 08/02/2022

Are you a Mini Cooper fan? Probably since watching “The Italian Job” 



The 2023 Mini has a wide range of new special editions and changes offered by the automaker across the entire lineup. All the variants offer new and unique interior and exterior upgrades and changes. Some of them have their powertrain tweaks for better performances. 

When it comes to informatics, there is also a welcome change. Apple CarPlay is a standard feature across the entire model range regardless of the trim level. Also, the Adaptive Cruise Controle is a standalone option, allowing buyers to order this feature as needed. 

Here are changes to the 2023 Mini Coope Models 


1. 2023 Mini Cooper Clubman

The 2023 Mini Cooper Clubman is an all-wheel drive  2.0-liter four-cylinder turbocharged engine with 301 hp and an 8-speed septronic spot transmission. The Clubman in the Untold Edition is painted sage green metallic with revised front and rear fascias. It has 3D-printed side scuttles with stipes across its inside roof and hood. Also, it has leather sports seats that are sage green and an anthracite-colored headliner. 

The Clubman’s Advances Driving Assistance System (ADAS) includes parking assistance and a head-up display. It also has Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) as a stand-alone option. 


2. 2023 Mini Cooper Convertible

The 2023 Mini Cooper Convertible has a 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine with 178-hp and powers a limited edition variant. This allows the Mini Sportster to run from 0-60 mph in 6.7 seconds. The interior is rebel green with a bronze-finished headlight that surrounds the grille, side scuttles and door handles. 

It comes with a special edition and equipment-level tweaks. The ADAS package has parking assistance and a head-up display with ACC as a standalone option. 


3. 2023 Mini Cooper SE 2-Door Hardtop

The Mini Cooper SE 2-Door Hardtop is a battery-electric with a unique drivetrain but the new model is similar to other Hardtop siblings. It has a bronze-finish trim and Adaptive Cruize Control. The 2023 Cooper SE has new exterior paint, island blue on the Signature Plus, and Iconic trims with new upholstery choices. 

It has a 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine with 189-hp and 6-speed manual transmission. The Hardtop can accelerate from 0-60 mph in 6.5 seconds and an optional 7-speed transmission that runs 0-60mph in 6.4 seconds. Hardtop’s top speed is claimed to be 145 mph


4. 2023 Mini Cooper Countryman

The new Mini Cooper Countryman has a gray and black exterior with a black rook, roof rails, and exterior mirror caps. The headlight, radiator grille, and taillight are painted piano black. Also painted black are the door handles, tapeline trim, and lettering. Its ADAS package includes parking assistance and a head-up display, but the ACC is now a standalone option.



Final Words

Are the changes something you have been looking forward to or are there more changes you wished to see but haven’t? Let us know your thoughts.

All the changes to the Mini Cooper sure a welcome change for Mini Cooper lovers. Also, these changes were as of July 2022, so confirm with the automaker’s website before making your purchase. 



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Source: JD Power