Mini Paceman: First official pictures
17 September 2012
Author: Rachel Burgess
Mini has revealed a seventh model in its line-up named the Paceman. Essentially, a Countryman with a coupe roof, the firm describes the new vehicle as a sports activity coupe with four-doors and a large tailgate.
Four engine variants will be available. The most fleet-friendly iteration will be the Mini Cooper D Paceman with a 1.6-litre 112hp engine, achieving 62mph in 10.8secs with fuel consumption of 64.2mpg and emitting 115g/km CO2.
The top spec Mini Cooper S Paceman runs a 1.6-litre turbocharged petrol engine reaching 62mph in 7.5sec and emitting 143g/km CO2.
Six-speed manual and auto transmission is available, while four-wheel-drive is also an option on most models.
Air conditioning, electrically adjustable exterior mirrors, the Centre Rail, the radio CD audio system with aux-in socket are included as standard on all models.
The Paceman goes on sale in 2013 and prices will be announced closer to that date.
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