MINI Inspired by Goodwood now available in South Africa







Published by Gerald Ferreira Date: October 5, 2012
Categories: General News

  • MINI driving excitement in a uniquely exclusive and premium package.
  • Produced in a limited edition of just 1,000 models.
  • Only 10 units available in South Africa.

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Midrand. The MINI Inspired by Goodwood is the most exclusive and luxurious special edition model the brand has ever launched. This unique MINI, which blends Rolls-Royce luxury with the unmistakable MINI driving experience, is now on sale in South Africa in very limited numbers.

Customers can place their order for one of just 1,000 MINI Inspired by Goodwood models produced worldwide. Only ten of these cars will be sold locally at a price of R511 592.

MINI Inspired by Goodwood is the result of an exceptional collaboration between MINI and the Rolls-Royce Motors Cars design team. The special edition MINI features top-grade materials and the highest level of workmanship providing the car with a luxurious charisma and an incomparably high-quality ambience.

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Inside the MINI Inspired by Goodwood, specially selected materials and  precise craftsmanship guarantee the highest degree of comfort. The dashboard, central console, air vents, carpets, heated lounge leather seats, roof lining, doors and interior cladding all boast the exclusive Rolls-Royce colour Cornsilk. The dashboard and doorhandle surfaces, which are manufactured in Goodwood are finished in Walnut Burr, a premium wood trim exclusive to Rolls-Royce. The MINI Inspired by Goodwood also features cashmere roof linings, sun visors and rear storage tray as well as deep-pile lambswool foot mats – a quality also featured in current Rolls-Royce models.

MINI Goodwood

The most striking features of the exterior design are the body finish in the exclusive Rolls-Royce Diamond Black metallic or Reef Blue metallic and 17-inch light alloy wheels sporting a multi-spoke design.

The MINI Inspired by Goodwood is powered by a 1.6-litre 135 kW four-cylinder engine with Twin Scroll turbocharger, direct petrol injection and variable valve control. The power unit, which is featured in the MINI Cooper S, is the most efficient engine in its displacement class.

The MINI Inspired by Goodwood’s range of high-quality equipment offered as standard also includes Xenon Adaptive Headlights, Park Distance Control, automatic air conditioning, an onboard computer, MINI Navigation and the audio system Radio MINI Visual Boost, which includes the Harman Kardon hi-fi speaker system. The car also comes with MINI’s 3 years or 75 000 km motorplan as well as 24 months and unlimited mileage warranty.

Customers can find out more about the MINI INSPIRED BY GOODWOOD at mini.co.za/goodwood/index.html and can place an order at their local MINI dealership.