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Mini Cooper Clubman
2021 Mini Cooper Clubman
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$29,900
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Volkswagen Golf GTI
2021 Volkswagen Golf GTI
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$28,695
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Volkswagen Golf R
2019 Volkswagen Golf R
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$40,395
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Overview

Engine
2.0-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Engine
2.0-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Engine
2.0-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Transmission
6-Speed Manual
7-Speed Automatic (+$1,500)
Transmission
6-Speed Manual
Transmission
6-Speed Manual
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
All-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 22 MPG
Hwy: 32 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 24 MPG
Hwy: 32 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 21 MPG
Hwy: 29 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
13.2 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
13.2 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
14.5 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
N/A
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
53.7 ft³
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
52.7 ft³

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
2.0-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
2.0-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
2.0-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Horsepower
189 hp @ 5000 rpm
228 hp @ 4700 rpm
288 hp @ 5400 rpm
Torque
207 lb-ft @ 1350 rpm
258 lb-ft @ 1500 rpm
280 lb-ft @ 1800 rpm
Transmission
6-Speed Manual
7-Speed Automatic (+$1,500)
6-Speed Manual
6-Speed Manual
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive
All-Wheel Drive

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
37.1 ft
35.8 ft
35.8 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
17" x 7.5"
18" x 7.5"
19" x 8"
Rear Wheel Size
17" x 7.5"
18" x 7.5"
19" x 8"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Strut
Strut
Strut
Rear Suspension
Multi-Link
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Tires

Front Tire
P225/45WR17
P225/40HR18
P235/35YR19
Rear Tire
P225/45WR17
P225/40HR18
P235/35YR19
Spare Tire
N/A
Compact
N/A

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
26 MPG
27 MPG
24 MPG
City
22 MPG
24 MPG
21 MPG
Highway
32 MPG
32 MPG
29 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
6.9 Tons/yr
6.6 (2020) Tons/yr
7.4 Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
13.2 gallons
13.2 gallons
14.5 gallons
Cruising Range City
290.4 miles
316.8 miles
304.5 miles
Cruising Range Highway
422.4 miles
422.4 miles
420.5 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
168.3 in
168 in
168.4 in
Height
56.7 in
57.8 in
56.5 in
Max Width
70.9 in
70.8 in
70.8 in
Front Width
61.6 in
60.6 in
60.7 in
Rear Width
61.5 in
59.7 in
59.7 in
Wheelbase
105.1 in
103.6 in
103.5 in
Ground Clearance
N/A
5.1 in
4.8 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
5 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
41.4 in
41.2 in
41.2 in
Front Seat Headroom
40.2 in
38.4 in
38.4 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
54.7 in
55.9 in
55.9 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
34.3 in
35.6 in
35.6 in
Rear Seat Headroom
38 in
38.1 in
38.1 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
52.8 in
53.9 in
53.9 in

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
3,235 lbs
3,062 lbs
3,300 lbs

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up
N/A
17.4 ft³
22.8 ft³
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
N/A
53.7 ft³
52.7 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 1
47.9 ft³
N/A
N/A
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
17.5 ft³
N/A
N/A
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
17.5 ft³
N/A
N/A

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • British Racing Green IV Metallic
  • Chili Red
  • Coral Red Metallic
  • Midnight Black Metallic
  • MINI Yours Enigmatic Black Metallic
  • Moonwalk Gray Metallic
  • Moonwalk Grey Metallic
  • Pepper White
  • Starlight Blue Metallic
  • Thunder Grey Metallic
  • White Silver Metallic
  • Dark Iron Blue Metallic
  • Deep Black Pearl
  • Pure White
  • Tornado Red
  • Deep Black Pearl
  • Indium Gray Metallic
  • Lapiz Blue Metallic
  • Oryx White Pearl
  • Tornado Red

Standard Interior Materials

  • Carbon Black, Cross Punch Leather Upholstery
  • Carbon Black, Sensatec Leatherette Upholstery
  • Titan Black w/Clark Plaid, Cloth Seating Surfaces
  • Titan Black, Perforated Leather Seating Surfaces

Optional Interior Materials

  • Carbon Black, MINI Yours Lounge Leather Upholstery
  • Black Pearl, Cloth/Leatherette Upholstery
  • Indigo Blue, Chesterfield Leather Upholstery
  • Malt Brown, Chesterfield Leather Upholstery
  • Satellite Grey, Chesterfield Lthr Upholstery w/Satellite Grey Trim
N/A
N/A

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Standard
Standard
Premium Sound System
Optional
Not Available
Standard
Satellite Radio
Optional
Not Available
Standard
Smart Device Integration
Standard
Standard
Standard
WiFi Hotspot
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Standard
Standard
MP3 Player
Standard
Standard
Standard

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Leather Seats
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Leather Steering Wheel
Standard
Standard
Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Vinyl Seats
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Sun/Moonroof
Standard
Not Available
Not Available

Comfort

Head-Up Display
Optional
Not Available
Not Available
Navigation System
Optional
Not Available
Standard
Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Standard
Standard
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Standard
Standard
A/C
Standard
Standard
Standard
Adaptive Cruise Control
Optional
Not Available
Standard
Automatic Parking
Optional
Not Available
Not Available
Climate Control
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Heated Front Seat(s)
Standard
Standard
Standard
Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard
Standard
Multi-Zone A/C
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Power Driver Seat
Optional
Standard
Standard
Power Passenger Seat
Optional
Standard
Standard
Remote Engine Start
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Seat Memory
Optional
Not Available
Not Available
Universal Garage Door Opener
Optional
Not Available
Not Available
Keyless Start
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Telematics
Standard
Standard
Standard

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Standard
Standard
Cross-Traffic Alert
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Rear Parking Aid
Standard
Not Available
Standard
Blind Spot Monitor
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Lane Departure Warning
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Lane Keeping Assist
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
ABS
Standard
Standard
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Standard
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Standard
Standard

US NHTSA crash test result

Overall Rating
N/A
N/A
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
N/A
N/A
Side Crash Rating
N/A
N/A
Rollover Rating
N/A
N/A

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Knee Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
6 Years / 72,000 Miles
Corrosion
12 Years / Unlimited Miles
7 Years / 100,000 Miles
12 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
6 Years / 72,000 Miles
Maintenance
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
2 Years / 20,000 Miles
N/A
Roadside Assistance
4 Years / Unlimited Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles