Kelley Blue Book Value®
$7,992 - $19,950
Used Fair Market Range
Crash Test Rating
Source NHTSA
MPG (up to)
28 City / 37 HWY
Horsepower
118-172
Seats
4-5
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Kelley Blue Book Value®
$7,992 - $19,950
Used Fair Market Range
Crash Test Rating
Source NHTSA
MPG (up to)
28 City / 37 HWY
Horsepower
118-172
Seats
4-5

Expert Review

By Kelley Blue Book Editorial Staff

You'll Like The 2008 MINI Cooper If...

The MINI brand's reputation for go-kart-like driving dynamics has not been compromised due to the Clubman's larger size. If you're worried that the Clubman won't put a smile on your face...

MINI Cooper Models & Trims

Base $18,050 - $19,950
Horsepower: 118 hp
Engine Type: Gas 4-Cyl
Standard Seating: Premium Synthetic
Standard Wheels: 15 x 5.5, 16 x 6.5 in. - Aluminum
Bluetooth
Navigation System
Heated Seats
Sun Roof
Back-Up Camera
Premium Audio
Smart Device Integration
WiFi Hotspot
Keyless Start
Keyless Entry
Automated Emergency Braking
Blind Spot Monitor
Cross-Traffic Alert
Lane Departure Warning
S $7,992 - $9,479*
Horsepower: 168 hp - 172 hp
Engine Type: Gas 4-Cyl
Standard Seating: Premium Synthetic
Standard Wheels: 16 x 6.5, 17 x 7.0 in. - Aluminum
Bluetooth
Navigation System
Heated Seats
Sun Roof
Back-Up Camera
Premium Audio
Smart Device Integration
WiFi Hotspot
Keyless Start
Keyless Entry
Automated Emergency Braking
Blind Spot Monitor
Cross-Traffic Alert
Lane Departure Warning

*Prices are Kelley Blue Book® Fair Market Range

Owner Reviews

4.16

25 Reviews

44% 36% 12% 8% 1 star 0%

Owner reviews are verified by our team and cannot be altered or removed.

That for being a small car, they are built relatively well and are quite safe.

I own a 2008 ForTwo Smart car. Not the Mini I selected as you did not have mine listed. I absolutely love my Smart car. I am able to zip in and out of parking spaces. I wanted one since they first came on the market. I only wish that it were electric, not gasoline. When you are inside, the car does not feel small at all. There is plenty of space inside.

- Brenda A

Mini Cooper city car review.

The mini is a very awesome car! It is small enough that you always find parking, it does not need a lot of fuel and is great for around cities. It has been very reliable. An issue that I see is that repair costs are high due to mini belonging to BMW and all BMW parts are quite pricey. I love the car's sunroof and it is leather seats and seat heater.

- Sandra F

Very reliable and fuel efficient.

I like the 5-speed, fast go-cart pace and that it is small and fits anywhere. I also love that it is a yellow convertible (gets a lot of attention) and I use the sunroof every day. I do not dislike anything but would rather have a digital area on the dash instead of the big round speedometer.

- Amy H

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Compare Models & Key Features

Drivers side profile with drivers side door open.
Front angle view.
Key Specs

Overview

MSRP

MSRP
$18,050 - $19,950
N/A

Horsepower

Horsepower
118 hp
168 - 172 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional
Optional
Optional
Optional

Engine Type

Engine Type
1.6L OHC 16
1.6L turbocharged I4 engine
1.6L supercharged 16
Interior Features

Convenience & Comfort

Alarm

Alarm
Optional
Optional
Optional
Optional

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener
Optional
Optional
Optional
Optional

Rain Sensing Wipers

Rain Sensing Wipers
Optional
Optional
Optional
Optional

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors
Optional
Optional
Optional
Optional

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors
Standard
Standard

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls
Not Available
Optional
Optional

Cruise Control

Cruise Control
Not Available
Optional
Optional

Power Windows

Power Windows
Standard
Standard

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost
Standard
Standard

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Not Available
Optional
Optional

Power Steering

Power Steering
Standard
Standard

Dimensions

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.4 in.
41.3 - 41.4 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38.8 - 39 in.
38.4 - 39 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
29.9 - 32.3 in.
27.5 - 32.3 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
37.6 - 37.7 in.
37.6 - 38.1 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
Not Available
9.2 cu. ft.

Entertainment

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional
Optional
Optional
Optional

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio
Optional
Optional
Optional
Optional

AUX Input

AUX Input
Standard
Standard

CD Player

CD Player
Standard
Standard

Heating & Cooling

Climate Control

Climate Control
Optional
Optional
Optional
Optional

Navigation & Communication

Navigation System

Navigation System
Optional
Optional
Optional
Optional

Seats

Standard Seat

Standard Seat
Premium Synthetic
Premium Synthetic

Passengers

Passengers
4 - 5
4 - 5

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats
Optional
Optional
Optional
Optional

Pass Through Rear Seat

Pass Through Rear Seat
Standard
Standard
Exterior Features

Accessories

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels
Aluminum
Aluminum

Power Folding Mirror

Power Folding Mirror
Optional
Optional
Optional
Optional

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler
Optional
Optional
Standard

Dimensions

Tire Width

Tire Width
P195/55R16
P195/55R16

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
97.1 - 100.3 in.
97.1 - 100.3 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
35.1 - 36.1 ft.
34.8 - 36.1 ft.

Length

Length
145.6 - 155 in.
143.9 - 155.8 in.

Width

Width
66.3 in.
66.3 - 66.5 in.
Mechanical Specs

Engine & Performance

Weight

Weight
2546 - 2800 .lbs
2634 - 2900 .lbs

Horsepower

Horsepower
118 hp
- TBD - hp

Torque

Torque
114 ft. lbs.
177 ft. lbs.

Turbocharged

Turbocharged
Not Available
Standard

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes
Standard
Standard

Limited Slip Differential

Limited Slip Differential
Not Available
Optional
Optional

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Not Available
Standard

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
4 Cylinder
4 Cylinder

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Front Wheel Drive

Fuel

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
10.6 gal.
13.2 gal.

Combined

Combined
33 mpg
25 mpg

City

City
28 mpg
21 mpg

Highway

Highway
37 mpg
29 mpg

Suspension

Transmission

Manual Mode

Manual Mode
Optional
Optional
Optional
Optional
Safety Features

Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire
Not Available

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes
Standard
Standard

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights
Standard
Standard

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System
Standard
Standard

Stability Control

Stability Control
Standard
Standard

Traction Control

Traction Control
Standard
Standard

HID Headlights

HID Headlights
Optional
Optional
Optional
Optional

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
Optional
Optional
Standard

Assistance

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking
Standard
Standard

Air Bags

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag
Standard
Standard

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag
Standard
Standard

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag
Standard
Standard

Rear Side Airbag

Rear Side Airbag
Standard
Standard

Front Head Airbag

Front Head Airbag
Standard
Standard

Rear Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag
Standard
Standard

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor
Standard
Standard

Safety & Reliability

NHTSA Crash Test
  • Overall

  • Front

  • Side

  • Rollover

*National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

IIHS Crash Test
  • Moderate Overlap Front

  • Side

  • Roof Strength

  • Driver-side Overlap Front

    N/A

*Insurance Institute for Highway Safety

JD Power Rating
  • ‌Overall

  • Mechanical

  • Powertrain Quality

  • Body & Interior Design

  • ‌Features

*JD Power Circle Ratings