The MINI Countryman is available in a variety of trim levels, including Cooper, Cooper S, Cooper SD, Cooper SE All4, and JCW Countryman. The Cooper trim level is the entry-level model and comes standard with features such as LED headlights and taillights, air conditioning, and a touchscreen infotainment system. The Cooper S trim level adds features such as 17-inch alloy wheels, cruise control, and a rear parking camera. The Cooper SD trim level adds a more powerful diesel engine. The Cooper SE All4 trim level is the plug-in hybrid model. The JCW Countryman trim level is the top-of-the-range model and comes standard with features such as 19-inch alloy wheels, a high-performance engine, and a track-ready suspension.
The MINI Countryman comes with a choice of powertrains from petrol and diesel and even a hybrid model. The diesel engines are the most fuel-efficient, with the 1.5 Turbo D returning up to 61.4mpg on the combined cycle. The plug-in hybrid model is also very fuel-efficient, with a combined mpg of up to 73! Overall, the MINI Countryman is a relatively fuel-efficient car, with all engines offering competitive mpg stats.
The Countryman has plenty of rivals in the compact crossover class. If you are looking for something a little more luxury, the Audi Q2 is a stylish and sporty subcompact crossover SUV. Or perhaps you want something more comfortable such as the Mercedes-Benz GLA Class or the Lexus UX, both have sleek design and a high-quality interior.