In Germany, the British firm has even killed two birds with one stone because it took advantage of this presentation to open the order book of its city zero emission. And obviously, the customers answered present …
“60,000 expressions of interest”
According to the coach site, Mini has indeed already recorded some “60,000 expressions of interest”, which would far exceed its forecasts in this area. Now remains to mark turning these expressions of interest into sales.
As a reminder, the Cooper SE has a 184 hp engine and 270 Nm of torque (front wheels) for a 0 to 100 km / h shipped in 7.3 seconds and a top speed of 150 km / h. All this comes with a lithium-ion battery of 32.6 kWh for a range of 230 kilometers (WLTP). On the French market, prices start at € 37,600 , ecological bonus of € 6,000 to deduct (check rates ).
* In 2010, Mini had launched a first electric city car, called Mini E, but it was only available for rent for 6 months and only 50 copies had been allocated to the French market.