The British based automaker MINI has recently released the very first promotional videos with the new Paceman model.
After being officially presented to the public back in 2012 and then launched in several markets across the globe, the MINI Paceman is being placed into the spotlights once again, this time with the British based automaker releasing the first commercial videos with the model. The MINI Paceman Cooper is coming with a 1.6 liter four-cylinder petrol engine, with variable valve management, which is producing a total output of 90 kW and it has a peak torque of 160 Nm. The 0 to 100 km/h sprint is done is 10.4 seconds. Fuel consumption stands at 6.5 L / 100 km and the model is emitting 152 g/km of CO2.
The more powerful version, the MINI Paceman Cooper S, is adding direct injection and a supercharger and the model is getting 135 kW and 240 Nm of torque, available at 1,600 rpm. The 0 to 100 km/h acceleration in this variant is done in 7.5 seconds and top speed stands at 217 km/h. The fuel economy figure is showing 6.6 L / 100 km and the CO2 emissions stop at 152 g/km.
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