MINI: The latest internal combustion model will be produced in 2025

Like other major car manufacturers, electrifying the model range is a goal for Mini to achieve by 2033 at the latest.

The Cowley brand has made public its future strategy, which states that, in 2025, the latest Mini model with internal combustion engine would be produced.

Also, in two years, the British brand should launch its first model of the new generation of “full electric” cars. This would most likely be the Mini Countryman.

The first “electric” from the Mini: a compact three-door and a crossover

Given that the normal life cycle of a car is 7-8 years, Mini would become a 100% electric brand by 2032 or 2033 at the latest. However, this production cycle is not necessarily a rule, so we can expect the electrification of the Mini range to occur even earlier than this term.

According to information made public by Mini representatives, the future portfolio of zero-emission models will include a three-door model and a crossover, both in the market segment of premium compacts.

The first two fully electric vehicles from Mini will be produced in China, but the brand owned by the BMW group did not specify which models it is.

The successor to the current Mini Countryman will be assembled on the BMW production line in Leipzig starting in 2023. The new model will be offered with both conventional internal combustion engines and electric units.

Beyond the electrification process of the Mini range, BMW intends to reduce carbon dioxide emissions on every car throughout its life cycle by up to 80% by 2030. The Bavarian group is also considering a increase in the amount of natural and recycled materials used in its models.

Source: BMW


Source: Promotor by www.promotor.ro.

*The article has been translated based on the content of Promotor by www.promotor.ro. If there is any problem regarding the content, copyright, please leave a report below the article. We will try to process as quickly as possible to protect the rights of the author. Thank you very much!

*We just want readers to access information more quickly and easily with other multilingual content, instead of information only available in a certain language.

*We always respect the copyright of the content of the author and always include the original link of the source article.If the author disagrees, just leave the report below the article, the article will be edited or deleted at the request of the author. Thanks very much! Best regards!