BMW India has launched the 2020 MINI Clubman Indian Summer Edition in the country with prices starting at ₹ 44.90 lakh (ex-showroom). The new limited edition model is restricted to just 15 units for India and will be available for bookings on Amazon.in from February 15, 2020. The MINI Clubman special edition gets the new Indian Summer metallic red shade, and is complemented by the piano black exterior finish around the redesigned circular LED headlights, foglights, mirror caps, rear lights and grille. The rear continues to sport the LED taillights that feature the distinctive Union Jack design as a tribute to the brand's origins.
Speaking on the new Clubman Indian Summer Edition, Rudratej Singh, President and Chief Executive Officer, BMW Group India said, “MINI is unique because it has an unconventional approach towards life. The creative class across cultures and different parts of the world are attracted to its character of challenging the status quo and constantly introducing fresh ideas. The MINI Clubman is an ode to this philosophy and presents a perfect combination of form meeting function. Being progressive has always been MINI's style. We are now in the digital age and so is MINI. Customers can now buy the new MINI Clubman Indian Summer Red Edition online at Amazon.in, of which only 15 units are available for sale in India. As a special tribute to our country, the new MINI Clubman has been introduced in an exclusive Indian Summer Red Metallic color that reflects its vibrancy and liveliness.”
The 2020 MINI Clubman Indian Summer Edition continues to sport the familiar quirky design including the LED ring and the 6.5-inch colour screen on the dashboard. The car comes with a multi-function steering wheel wrapped in leather and also gets a panoramic glass roof for a roomier feel in the cabin. The interior also gets the piano black treatment with new black chequered design, and you do get fancier bits like the LED ambient lighting and projection lamps with the MINI logo on the ORVMs. The car also gets electrically adjustable sports seats for driver and front passenger with memory function and are upholstered in leatherette Carbon Black.
Power on the new MINI Clubman Indian Summer Edition comes from the 2.0-litre TwinTurbo petrol engine that develops 190 bhp and peak torque of 280 Nm of peak torque. The motor is paired with a 7-speed dual-clutch transmission. The car sprints from 0-100 kmph in 7.2 seconds and has a top speed of 228 kmph. The Clubman also comes with multiple driving modes that sets up the vehicle for ride comfort, sportiness or efficiency.
The new MINI Clubman Indian Summer Red Edition is loaded on the safety front and comes with multiple airbags, Brake Assist, three-point seatbelts, Dynamic Stability Control, ABS, Cornering Brake Control and Run-flat Indicator. The Clubman also gets cruise control and reverse camera.