THERE'S no better time to test drive and enjoy the "Ultimate Go-Kart" feeling of a MINI, and get substantial savings due to sales and service tax (SST) exemptions till June 30,2021.
MINI cars are famed for not just their flamboyant styling, but also their ultra-sporty driving qualities with unbeatable agility and thrilling cornering performance.
There is nothing quite like the punchy sprint of a MINI from a standing start, and tackling corners with the premium compact car's extremely responsive steering and excellent stability.
MINI Cooper S Convertible Sidewalk Edition
For that fun of sun-drenched, wind-in-the-hair motoring, check out the exclusive MINI Cooper S Convertible Sidewalk Edition, limited to only 20 units in Malaysia.
Priced at RM285,899.47 (after SST savings of almost RM10,000), this epitome of stylish open-top driving excitement can be yours with Balloon Financing from BMW Group Financial Services Malaysia (starts from RM3,178 per month, based on 80% loan on a five-year tenure).
The powerful two-litre 192hp four-cylinder MINI TwinPower Turbo engine – paired with a seven-speed Steptronic automatic transmission with double clutch, provides lots of smile-inducing motoring especially as you get the 280Nm maximum torque at a low 1,350rpm.
Painted in the new Deep Laguna metallic colour for the first time, the MINI Convertible Sidewalk Edition has an electric-powered, 3-in-1, black soft-top roof featuring an interwoven "Sidewalk" pattern in Titanium Grey.
Adding to its individual charm and style are sporty bonnet stripes embellished with a geometric pattern, and 17-inch light-alloy Scissor Spoke 2-tone wheels.
Inside, you have plush and exclusive MINI Yours Leather Lounge Sidewalk seats, along with stylishly decorative cockpit trim.
For more driving pleasure, the MINI Convertible Sidewalk Edition has the high-performance Harman Kardon 12-speaker sound system as well as the 8.8-inch MINI Visual Boost with Navigation System, which can be operated via the intuitive touchscreen, MINI controller or even Voice Control.
The infotainment system can be connected wirelessly via Apple CarPlay, and there is a wireless charger in the armrest for your mobile phone.
The MINI John Cooper Works (JCW) Countryman 306HP promises maximum power and driving pleasure, all derived from the two-litre 306hp MINI TwinPower Turbo.
MINI John Cooper Works Countryman 306HP
An absolute riot to drive, the MINI John Cooper Works (JCW) Countryman 306HP will get your heart racing with pulse-pumping power and non-stop thrills behind the wheel.
Priced at RM364,890.83 (with SST exemption) and among the powerful models in MINI’s stable, this unruly powerhouse embodies the essence of motor sport.
Besides ALL4 all-wheel drive for all-weather capability, there are also the lowered JCW sport suspension, intelligent Adaptive Suspension system, new sport brakes, cooling, and sport exhaust systems to control and savour all the extra oomph under the hood.
Maximum power and driving pleasure are derived from the two-litre 306hp MINI TwinPower Turbo with an awe-inspiring peak torque of 450Nm available from an early 1,750rpm, leading to a century sprint in a quick 5.1 seconds.
The engine is paired with the eight-speed Steptronic Sports automatic transmission, and paddle shifters are there for manual control.
For more extreme driving fun, there is the integrated Launch Control function for a speed burst from standstill, together with the powerful JCW exhaust roar as you step hard on the accelerator pedal.
It also has exclusive 19-inch JCW Circuit Spoke two-tone wheels, for edgier racing-inspired looks.
Step inside, and you’ll discover a suite of premium features including sporty racing seat upholstered in Carbon Black Dinamica leather, a panoramic sunroof, the Head-Up Display and an 8.8-inch touchscreen
Navigation System with a split-screen function, and a 360-watt Harman Kardon Sound System.
More convenience and safety are offered via the electric tailgate with Easy Opener (unlocks the boot with a simple wave of your foot), Park Assist function that automatically steers the vehicle into parallel parking spaces, and a rear-view camera.
A special promotion on the MINI Countryman SE awaits you too with interest rate starting from 0%, low monthly instalments starting at RM2,178 and a 4 +1 year extended warranty. It also comes with an 8-year or 160,000km high voltage battery warranty.
To register your interest, visit MINI at https://www.mini.my/en_MY/home/happenings/sstsavingsspree.html