What are the problems of Mini Cooper

MINI (2001-2006)

5/2001
Model launch of the three-door small car with two engine variants: Mini One (66 kW / 90 PS) and Mini Cooper (85 kW / 115 PS) with either a 5-speed manual gearbox or a continuously variable automatic gearbox; ABS, driver, front passenger and side airbags as standard; ESP and head airbags available at an additional cost

1/2002
Introduction of the top model Mini Cooper S (120 kW / 163 PS) with 6-speed manual transmission

4/2003
New additional motor: Mini One Diesel (55 kW / 75 PS) with 6-speed manual transmission

7/2004
Modified engine in Mini Cooper S (now 125 kW / 170 PS)

7/2004
Model launch of the convertible variant with the same petrol engines as the hatchback model

9/2004
Model launch of the top-of-the-range convertible model Cooper S (125 kW / 170 PS)

1/2005
Cooper S also available with a 6-speed automatic transmission

10/2005
New engine: Mini One Diesel (65 kW / 88 PS) replaces Mini One Diesel (55 kW / 75 PS)

11/2006
Model change and new engines for Mini Sedan (hatchback model): Mini Cooper (88 kW / 120 PS) and Mini Cooper S (128 kW / 175 PS); Head airbags as standard; Mini Cabriolet continues to be built unchanged

8/2006
Mini One Diesel discontinued

11/2007
Launch of the Mini Clubman model with swing doors at the rear and hinged double doors on the right; Engine variants: Mini Cooper Clubman (88 kW / 120 PS), Mini Cooper S Clubman (128 kW / 175 PS) and Mini Cooper Diesel Clubman (80 kW / 110 PS); Features like mini limousine

3/2007
Introduction of consumption and emission-reducing measures by means of brake energy recovery, auto start-stop function and shift point display (mini sedan only)

4/2007
New additional engines for the Mini Sedan: Mini One (70 kW / 95 PS) and Mini Cooper Diesel (80 kW / 110 PS)

8/2008
Introduction of the top model Mini John Cooper Works (155 kW / 211 PS) for the Mini Sedan and Clubman; Model Mini Cabrio discontinued

3/2009
New additional engine variant for Mini Sedan: Mini One (55 kW / 75 PS); New additional engine variant for Mini Clubman: Mini One Clubman (70 kW / 95 PS); New edition of the Mini Cabrio series with three model variants: Mini Cooper Cabrio (88 kW / 120 PS), Mini Cooper S Cabrio (128 kW / 175 PS) and Mini John Cooper Works Cabrio (155 kW / 211 PS); Features like mini limousine and Clubman

9/2009
New additional engine variant for Mini Sedan: Mini One Diesel (66 kW / 90 PS)