The Mini Electric can be bought directly from Mini for around £26000 as standard, excluding any extras and upgrades.
Drivetrain and Performance
The Mini Electric is an all-electric, 4 seater City / Hatchback with Front Wheel Drive and Automatic transmission. It has a top speed of around 93mph and does 0-62 in 7.3 Seconds. It can produce a maximum torque of around 199lb-ft.
Range and Efficiency
The average range you can expect from the Mini Electric on a full charge is around 145 Miles and the energy efficiency is around 250 Watt hours per mile (Wh/mi). Both of these figures were calculated by the Worldwide Harmonised Light Vehicle Test Procedure (WLTP).
The range and efficiency you get from the car will vary considerably, depending on a wide variety of factors such as: Driving style, weather, quality of road, traffic, cargo load, passenger load, tyre pressure, use of creature comforts such as air conditioning, heating, music and use of charge sockets.
Battery and Charging
The Mini Electric has a battery capacity of 32.6kWh, producing a maximum power output of around 135kW.
The fastest possible charge speed that the Mini Electric can utilise from commercial charging stations (DC) is 160mph, whilst the fastest possible charge speed at home using a 7.4Kw charging station (AC) is around 37mph. The amount of power that can be drawn from each charging method equates to 49kW and 11kW respectively.
The Mini Electric uses a Type 2 charging socket, located at the Right Rear of the vehicle.
Dimensions and Luggage Capacity
The Mini Electric measures L3850mm x W1727mm x H1432mm in size and has a gross weight of 1775Kg, with an unladen kerbweight of 1440Kg.
It has a wheelbase of L2495mm, with a turning circle of 10.7m.
The Mini Electric has a maximum cargo capacity of 731L and a maximum loading weight of 410Kg.
It can seat up to 4 people, has 5 doors and can carry 0Kg on its roof.
This vehicle has no NCAP safety test data.