The first-ever Mini plug-in hybrid is here
Production version expected to be showcased at the Los Angeles Motor Show next month
Mini has now joined global automobile manufacturers developing plug-in hybrid options or their regular offerings. The British carmaker recently previewed its first plug-in hybrid model which looks to be based on the Countryman. Present at the unveiling were Sebastian Mackensen, global head of Mini, and Peter Wolf, head of MINI series management.
The technical specifications of the Mini plug-in hybrid have still been revealed, but we believe it uses the same 1.5-litre 3-cylinder motor from the BMW i8. Although, the name of the upcoming...