2008 MINI Cooper 2-Door Coupe Specs

2-Door Coupe
MSRP based on 2-Door Coupe

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 28 mpg City/37 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas 4-Cyl, 1.6L
EPA Class Minicompact
Style Name Cooper
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 4
Passenger Doors 2
Body Style 2dr Car
Transmission 6-speed manual transmission w/OD


EPA Classification Minicompact
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2546
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in) 37.6
Front Shoulder Room (in) 50.3
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD -
Front Head Room (in) 38.8
Second Leg Room (in) 29.9
Passenger Capacity 4
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD -
Front Leg Room (in) 41.4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 44.7
Passenger Volume (ft³) - TBD -
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD -
Track Width, Front (in) 57.4
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.3
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Wheelbase (in) 97.1
Track Width, Rear (in) 57.8
Height, Overall (in) 55.4
Length, Overall (in) 145.6
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) 5.7
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) 24.0

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 10.6
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 37

Performance Specs

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 118 @ 6000
Displacement 1.6L/97.5
Engine Order Code NA
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 114 @ 4250
Fuel System EFI
Engine Type Gas 4-Cyl
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.79
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.14
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.78
Trans Type 6
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.19
Clutch Size (in) - TBD -
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.21
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.68
Trans Description Cont. Manual
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.91
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.35
Trans Order Code NA
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.0 x 0.87
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA
Brake Type Pwr
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.2 x 0.39
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD -
Steering Type Electric Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.1
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.1
Rear Tire Size P175/65R15
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Front Tire Order Code NA
Spare Tire Size Compact
Front Tire Size P175/65R15
Rear Tire Order Code NA
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 5.5
Spare Wheel Material - TBD -
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 5.5
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) NA
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) NA
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link

Safety Features

Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger Yes
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) No
Air Bag-Side Body-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear No
Air Bag-Side Head-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear Yes
Brakes-ABS Yes
Child Safety Rear Door Locks No
Daytime Running Lights No
Traction Control No
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps No
Parking Aid No
Tire Pressure Monitor Yes
Back-Up Camera No
Stability Control No
Other Features Electronic brake force distribution (EBD)
Cornering brake control (CBC)
4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
Brake assist
Dual stage front air bags -inc: passenger occupant sensor
Front seat-mounted side-impact air bags
Front/rear side curtain air bags
3-point seat belts for all positions w/belt stopper, pyrotechnic...
ISOFIX child seat attachments w/(2) rear anchorages
Crash sensor-inc: fuel cutoff, activate hazard lights & interior...
Twin horns


Basic Miles/km 50,000
Basic Years 4
Corrosion Miles/km Unlimited
Corrosion Years 6
Roadside Assistance Miles/km 50,000
Roadside Assistance Years 4

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 4.4
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 150
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA