The MINI Highgate Convertible has been recently revealed in the United Kingdom where the hatchback has a starting price of 24,085 GBP.
According to the British based automaker, the MINI Highgate Convertible is available in four trim levels and these include the Cooper and the Cooper SD. MINI says that the Highgate Convertible is coming with standard features (Chili pack) which indluce the xenon headlights, air conditioning and a sporty steering wheel, and this pack is also coming with Highgate badges fitted onto the leather seats, the door sills and on the flanks. The exterior design of the MINI Highgate is finished in some interesting colors like the Midnight Black or the Chocolate Metallic.
The MINI Highgate Convertible is getting a 1.6 liter turbo gasoline engine, the same one used for the Cooper S convertible models, which is developing a total output of 184 BHP. The unit is mated to a six-speed manual transmission or an automatic gearbox and the 0 to 62 mph acceleration takes just 7.3 seconds. The MINI Highgate Convertible will also be launched in the United States but Americans will be able to buy only the Cooper or the Cooper S versions. Prices for the MINI Highgate Convertible start at 24,085 pounds.