Mini India, at the 2016 Auto Expo, has announced that it would launch the new Mini Convertible in the first half of 2016. In addition, the has officially confirmed that the much-awaited MINI Clubman will come to India soon. New Mini Covertible was unveiled in October last year, while the all-new Clubman 5-door model had its premiere in June last year. Both these models will be launched as CBU in India.
Mr. Philipp von Sahr, President, BMW Group India said, “MINI sets new trends, breaks away from tradition and constantly keeps on reinventing itself. It’s not just a car, it’s a companion that inspires its owners to live life to the fullest. It’s the unmistakable MINI charisma that grips the hearts of MINI fans everywhere in the world. With the launch of the all-new MINI Convertible and the all-new MINI Clubman, MINI will continue its success story.” Mini Convertible is the first and still the only convertible in the premium small car segment.
The MINI model range in India presently includes MINI Cooper S 3-door, MINI Cooper D 3-door, MINI Cooper D 5-door, MINI Convertible and MINI Countryman D. MINI has established four exclusive outlets – Bird Automotive (Delhi), Infinity Cars (Mumbai), Navnit Motors (Bangalore) and KUN Exclusive (Hyderabad).