BMW India has just launched the 2021 MINI Countryman facelift in India. The new Mini model is assembled at the company’s Chennai-based facility and the new model will be sold in two petrol-only variants - Cooper S and Cooper S JCW Inspired. Bookings and test drive of the refreshed car are open at all authorized dealers across the country.
The updated MINI Countryman comes with a handful of subtle visual upgrades, which include - revised bumpers, updated front grille, and LED headlights and tail lights with the Union Jack motif in the LED lighting elements. The new model even gets two new exterior colour shades. In all, the Countryman will be sold with six colour options - Sage Green (new), White Silver (new), Midnight Black, Chilli Red, Island Blue and British Racing Green.
2021 MINI Countryman Price in India
MINI Countryman Cooper S
MINI Countryman Cooper S JCW
Prices of the new model start at INR 39.50 lakh*, while the top-spec trim costs INR 43.40 lakh*. Moreover, unlike the outgoing version, the new iteration won't be available with an optional diesel powerplant. The carmaker has also launched a new ownership package to make buying this car and living with it a tad easier. Dubbed' 'Absolute Value', this offer enables one to own the Countryman for 3 or 4 years with fixed EMIs and benefit from an assured buyback value or loyalty/trade-in offers. Theoffer even comprises free service packages. This offer is available till the end of June 2021.
2021 MINI Countryman Specifications
190hp @ 5,000-6,000 rpm
280Nm @ 1,350-4,600 rpm
7.5 seconds (claimed)
225 km/h (claimed)
Powering the 2021 MINI Countryman series is BMW Group's 2.0-litre 4-cylinder petrol engine with TwinPower Turbo Technology. The powerplant offers a maximum power of 190hp at 5,000 – 6,000 rpm and a peak torque of 280Nm at 1,350 – 4,600 rpm. The motor comes mated to a new 7-Speed Double Clutch Steptronic Transmission in Cooper S and the 7-Speed Double Clutch Steptronic Sport Transmission in Cooper S JCW Inspired. The new model can sprint to 100 km/hr from standstill in 7.5 seconds and has a claimed top speed of 225 km/hr. The 2021 Countryman even benefits from auto start/stop function, brake energy recuperation, active cooling air flaps.
Speaking on the launch of the new model, Mr. Vikram Pawah, President, BMW Group India said,
The new MINI Countryman inspires you to take the path to new experiences and new horizons of the mind. This versatile sports activity vehicle (SAV) is just as home in an urban jungle as it is in the great outdoors. Its adrenaline pumping engine, elegant interior design features and latest technology blend harmoniously together. The new MINI Countryman guarantees exciting new experiences, whether on a planned holiday or a spontaneous getaway. We are pleased to launch the new MINI Countryman for the first-time with an all-in ‘Absolute Value’ offer for our customers that ensures a comprehensive ownership experience.