Mini announced the premiere of a mysterious noveltyMarch 27, 2018
The company Mini has published a teaser video on the showroom in New York, which opens on March 28. It shows the Cooper model, on which you can view the new logo of the green color. According to the publication Motor1, it can be a question of the premiere of the first serial electric car Mini.
According to unofficial data, the power reserve of the electric car of the German brand will be 305 kilometers. Up to 100 km the electric Mini will be able to accelerate in 7.5 seconds. It is not ruled out that the novelty will be sold under the name Mini Cooper E.
Previously, the car was seen during testing beyond the Arctic Circle. However, while the photoshooters managed to shoot only a test mule, on which the Mini engineers roll over the nodes and aggregates of the future model. Assembly of new items are promised to be established in the UK. In this case, the production of the transmission for the machine will take place in Germany.
As for the new logo, it is used on the brand’s cars from 2018. The emblem is made in a simplified, two-dimensional version with a company name, written in capital letters. From the three-dimensional style, which was first demonstrated on the logo of the German brand in 2011, it was decided to refuse.
At last year’s Frankfurt Motor Show, Mini introduced the concept of its first ever electric car. The prototype was named Electric Concept. The company explained that a number of parts for the electric car were created using 3D printing technology. Side skirts and rear diffuser made of fiberglass.