The electric car will be a separate model, not a modification of one of the existing Mini.
New electric Mini is in development and will be presented in 2019.
Information was confirmed by the head of the company Peter Schwarzenberg. While information about electric car Mini little. However, it is known that it will be an independent model and not the electric version of the existing Mini. In the line of the brand it put on a par with the hatchback, convertible, Clubman estate and the Mini Countryman crossover. According to some, the electric Mini will be a production version of the concept car Mini Rocketman. That is, it is very compact – just 3.2 m in length. The power plant is likely to borrow from the BMW i3.
Representatives of BMW Group claim that the electric Mini will be one of the key models of the brand. It plans to produce in substantial quantities, and in the future electric Mini range will be developed.
It is quite possible that electric vehicles will be a production Mini Superleggera.
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