For the first time customers of MINI can get in a garage version of the famous inglesina with elongated body station wagon style, the beauty of six doors, and four-wheel drive. We are talking about the new MINI Clubman ALL4 that brings the debut of the next-generation all-wheel drive system, one with electro-hydraulic adjustment that takes power by a reference on the front axle and distributes to the rear with a drive shaft and a multi-plate clutch hang -on the rear differential, which together with the DSC stability control the dose immediately and depending on driving conditions and road surface. The advantage compared to the front-wheel Clubman is twofold: road holding and better handling in sporty driving and optimized traction in all weather conditions and road conditions.
The new MINI Clubman ALL4 keeps unchanged the external measures of other Clubman (4,253 x 1,800 x 1,441 mm) and also the engines at launch are the top of the front-wheel drive, or the TwinPower Turbo matched to manual or to automatic Steptronic. The petrol version is named the MINI Cooper S Clubman ALL4 mounting the 2000 four-cylinder 192 hp and 300 Nm, which touches 225 km/h, accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h 7 seconds flat (6.9 seconds with the Steptronic) and consumes an average 6.9 l / 100 km (6.3 l / 100 km the Steptronic). The diesel version is the MINI Cooper SD Clubman ALL4 that uses the 2.0 turbo diesel 190 hp and 400 Nm and 8-speed Steptronic gearbox as standard. With this engine, the SD Clubman ALL4 touches 222 km / h, accelerates from 0 to 100 in 7.2 seconds and consumes an average of 4.8 l / 100 km. A mechanical level is confirmed with the front McPherson strut suspension, multilink at the rear and the electromechanical power steering with Servotronic as standard feature.
Further amenities of the new MINI Clubman ALL4 include the DSC standard with Dynamic Damper Control (DTC), Electronic Differential Lock Control (EDLC) and Performance Control, while the sports suspension is optionally available and alloy wheels leave from 17 inches measurement to get up to 19 inches. Other confirmations are obvious by the presence of the four side doors, Doors of Split rear with folding (also touchless with the Comfort Access option), the luggage compartment of 1.250 liters of capacity, and the folding rear bench seat request are in the ratio 40:20:40. The new one is the digital blue metallic body color. Among other options, we note the LED headlights, MINI Head-Up Display, reversing camera, front seats with electric adjustment, the panoramic roof and the preparation for the tow hitch.