Local production to begin at BMW Group Plant Chennai
The all-new MINI Countryman was unveiled at the Auto Expo 2018 in India.
Locally-produced at BMW Group Plant Chennai, the all new MINI Countryman will be available in three variants: two petrol variants – MINI Countryman Cooper S and MINI Countryman Cooper S JCW Inspired as well as one diesel variant – MINI Countryman Cooper SD. Deliveries will begin from June 2018 onwards and ex-showroom prices will be announced accordingly.
Mr. Henrik Wilhelmsmeyer, Head of MINI, Region Asia, Pacific, South Africa and Importer Regions said, “Since its inception, the MINI brand stands for new innovative ideas and inspiration. It is in our DNA to consistently provide driving fun and the iconic MINI go-kart feeling across every model. The second-generation MINI Countryman represents a more distinctive and mature proposition of an ultimate all-rounder with ample space for you and your family. The all-new MINI Countryman is built for adventure and can turn any weekend into an expedition. Every road marks the beginning of a new chapter, full of moments to cherish, in a story that you will never want to end.”
Mr. Vikram Pawah, President, BMW Group India said, “MINI is the perfect fit for urban environment and has become a trailblazer success in the premium small car segment in India. The second-generation all-new MINI Countryman offers a unique combination of functionality, everyday practicality and long-distance suitability. In the typical MINI style, it combines driving fun with charisma and individuality. Local production of the all-new MINI Countryman at BMW Group Plant Chennai marks the beginning of a whole new chapter for MINI in India.”