2005 Mini Cooper Convertible Preview

2005 Mini Cooper Convertible Preview
0408 Mini Convertible H02 Z

We expect the US model to be largely similar to the Euro model when it arrives this Fall.

No. of doors/seats

2/4

Length/width/height (unladen)

mm

3,635/1,688/1,415

Wheelbase

mm

2,467

Track front/rear

mm

1,458/1,466

Turning circle

m

10.66

Tank capacity

approx.ltr

50

Cooling system including heating

ltr

5.3

Engine oil

ltr

4.5

Transmission fluid incl. final drive

ltr

Life filling (1.9)

Weight unladen DIN/EU1

kg

1,175/1,250

Max. load (DIN)

kg

400

Max. permissible weight (DIN)

kg

1,575

Permissible axle load front/rear

kg

870/770

Max. trailer load2

   

braked (12%)/unbraked

kg

650/500

Max. roof load/trailer nose weight

kg

-/-

Luggage comp. capacity VDA

l

120/165-605

Drag coefficient

cX x A

0.37 x 1.97

Engine

   

Layout/No of cylinders/valves

 

Inline/{{{4/4}}}

Engine management

 

Siemens EMS 2000

Capacity

cc

1,598

Bore/stroke

mm

77/85.8

Compression ratio

:1

10.6:1

Fuel grade

RON

91-98 RON

Max. output

kW/bhp

85/115

at engine speed

rpm

6,000

Torque

Nm

150

at engine speed

rpm

4,500

Electrical system

   

Battery/location

Ah/-

46/front

Alternator

A/W

{{{90}}}/1,260

Chassis and suspension

   

Front suspension

 

Single-joint Mc Pherson spring-strut suspension, anti-dive

Rear suspension

 

Longitudinal control arm with central transverse arms, Z-axle

Brakes, front

 

Disc brake vented

Diameter

mm

276x22

Brakes, rear

 

Disc brake

Diameter

mm

259x10

Driving stability systems

Hydraulic dual-circuit-braking system with antilock system (ABS), Electronic Brake Force Distribution (EBD) and Cornering Brake Control (CBC). Optional Automatic Stability Control + Traction (ASC+T) and Dynamic Stability Control (DSC). Mechanical hand brake acting on the rear wheels.

Steering

Electro-hydraulic steering (EHPAS);
2.5 revolutions from lock to lock

Overall steering transmission

:1

13.18

Transmission

 

5-speed manual

Transmission ratio I

:1

14.400

II

:1

8.327

III

:1

5.476

IV

:1

4.105

V

:1

3.509

R

:1

14.065

Final drive ratio

:1

Overall gear ratio

Tyres

175/65 R15 84H

Rims

55Jx15" Alu

Performance

   

Power to weight ratio (DIN)

kg/kW

13.8

Output per litre

kW/l

53.2

Acceleration 0-{{{62}}} mph

s

9.8

0-1000 m

s

-

in 4/5th gear 50-75 mph

s

11.6/14.4

Top speed

mph

120

Fuel consumption (EU cycle)

   

In town

ltr/{{{100}}} km

10.1

Out of town

ltr/100 km

5.7

Overall

ltr/100 km

7.3

CO2

g/km

175

Miscellaneous

   

Emission classification

-

EU4

Insurance classification

HPF/VK/TK

-

Ground clearance (unladen)

mm

140

Max. speed when raising or lowering the top

km/h

Vehicle must be at a standstill

Max. speed when opening or closing the sunroof

km/h

120

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