Mini car manufacturer launched a special edition car variant, a convertible. Variant New Mini Convertible Special Edition will be called "Highgate". This introduction is very fast, because two weeks earlier, Mini has just introduced two of their new car variant, hatchback Mini Baker Street and Mini Bayswater.
To model the "Highgate", Mini will provide four different engine variants. Variants are Mini Cooper which produces 122 hp, Cooper S powered 184 hp, Cooper D diesel engine capable of producing 122 hp and Cooper SD which is capable of producing power 143 hp. In all these variants will use a front-wheel drive system. And also be combined with manual or automatic transmission system of a six-speed.
For the exterior, Highgate convertible coupe will be sold by Iced Chocolate Metallic color, which combined with blue striping on the bonnet of brown or black. In addition of color, Mini also preparing other exterior colors choice, White Silver Metallic and Midnight Black Metallic.
Another feature is the softop car roof that will be colored to match the body color. Moreover, added the alloy wheels of aluminum Double Cross diameter of 17 inches, making it appear more harmonious.
The car's interior dominated by a dark brown color. On the car seat wrapped Truffle Dark-colored leather, with white stitching. The seat frame is selected blue color and on the pedals use stainless steel. Interior trim using elements Suntouched Brushed Alloy and also a touch of chrome as standard materials.
Mini Convertible Highgate Special Edition is planned to be marketed worldwide starting April 2012. As a Mini car special edition, of course many their fans that already waiting in the whole world.