2009 MINI Cooper S Convertible

2009 MINI Cooper S Convertible

San Diego, CA – Vincent Kung, MINI Product Manager, MINI USA, takes us on a walkaround of the 2009 MINI Cooper S Convertible.

2009 Cooper Convertible:
starting MSRP, including destination: $24,550
horsepower: (118 hp, 16″ alloys, 6-speed manual standard)
Fuel economy:
manual: 28 city/36 highway 32 combined
automatic: 25 city/34 highway 29 combined

2009 Cooper S Convertible:
starting MSRP, including destination: $27,450
horsepower: (172 hp turbocharged with direct injection, more std equipment)
Fuel economy:
manual: 26 city/34 highway 29 combined
automatic: 23 city/32 highway 27 combined

2009 John Cooper Works:
starting MSRP, including destination:$34.950
horsepower: (208 hp, more standard equipment, 17″ wheels, etc.)
Fuel economy:
manual: 26 city/34 highway 29 combined

About the Author:

Lou Ann Hammond is the CEO of Carlist and Driving the Nation. She is the co-host of Real Wheels Washington Post carchat every Friday morning and is the Automotive, energy correspondent for The John Batchelor Show and a Contributor to Automotive Electronics magazine headquartered in Korea. Hammond is a member of the North American Car and Truck of the Year (NACTOY), Women's World Car of the Year (WWCOTY), and the Concept Car of the Year.