Taking its Mini range to a total of 5 in India, the BMW owned British car manufacturer has launched the Mini Clubman our country today. This 5-door hatchback is priced at a starting amount of INR 37.9 lakh (ex-showroom) and will be available on sale across all Mini dealerships in India. The Mini Clubman is not exactly a mini in its dimensions and measures 4,253 mm in length, 1,800 mm in width and 1,441 mm in height.The wheelbase measures 2,670 mm, while the track width is 1,564 mm at the front and 1,565 mm at the rear.
The engine specifications of the Mini Clubman in India include one petrol engine only and that too in the Cooper S guise. It is powered by a 2.0-litre, 4-cylinder petrol engine which churns out 92Bhp along with 280Nm of peak torque. The engine is matted to an 8-speed automatic transmission. 0 to 100km/h comes in just 7.2 seconds while the fuel efficiency figure stands at 13km/l.
Just like every other Mini, the clubman too comes with the traditional facia that is dominated by those large, circular headlamps along with the ever to dominating front grille. There is a significant use of chrome on the exterior profile of the Mini Clubman which keeps things inclined towards the elegant side. Read More: India bound 2017 MINI Countryman Revealed!
Looking at the Clubman from the side, one is to see the ever so familiar floating roof design thanks to the blacked out pillars. Providing the same with a robust character are the wheel arches which have been highlighted by the black plastic claddings. Towards the rear is where the Clubman speaks of its uniqueness from the rest of the Mini range in India. Here is gets a split tail-gate and large, longitudinal tail-lamps and curvaceous rear-bumper.
The interior of the Mini Clubman oozes of luxury along with acres of space on board, making it the ideal family tourer. Sit inside and you are welcomed by a chunky steering wheel and towards you left, on the central console you get the Mini signature, circular infotainment system. Apart from that, there are features like ambient cabin lightening, electrically adjustable driver’s seat among other features to keep things inclined towards the luxury side of things.