Facts, Features & Specs
TURBOCHARGED 1.6L 16-VALVE ALUMINUM ENGINE
Press the Push Button Start in all MINI Cooper S models and you'll unleash the growl of an all-new, 16-valve, light alloy engine. Outfitted with a twin-scroll turbocharger and direct injection, this engineering marvel delivers 172-HP of ultra-smooth, pure giddy-up and go. In addition to more overall "umph", this engine is tuned to provide a potent dose of low-end torque and rapid acceleration. With 177lb/ft of push at just 1600-5000 RPM, jetting past other cars will quickly become your new hobby.