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Are MINI Coopers Reliable?

As more and more San Francisco drivers searching for a new ride with jaw-dropping style turn to the lineup of new MINI Cooper vehicles for sale, some will pause to ask, are MINI Coopers reliable? With extensive warranty coverage, great safety ratings, and an award-winning reputation, the answer is pretty clear: Yes! Curious Oakland shoppers can learn all about what goes into MINI Cooper reliability, below.

MINI Cooper Reliability: Warranty Coverage

The MINI brand upholds a long-standing dedication to dependability, which is reflected in the incredible warranty coverage you’ll access when you get behind the wheel of a new MINI in Pleasanton. New MINI Cooper vehicles are protected by a 4-year/50,000-mile MINI New Passenger Car Limited Warranty and a 12-year/unlimited-mileage warranty against rust perforation. Excepting the tires, your new MINI warranty covers your vehicle bumper-to-bumper. Backed by this coverage, Livermore drivers can cruise with confidence every day.

MINI Cooper Reliability: Safety Ratings & Features

Whether you opt for a MINI Cooper Hardtop 2 Door Model or a spacious MINI Cooper Countryman is no matter – the entire MINI lineup continually receives exceptional safety ratings. Take a moment to explore the 2020 MINI Cooper safety ratings from the IIHS, and the 2019 ratings from the NHTSA, below:

2020 IIHS:

  • Moderate Overlap Front Test Results: Good
  • Side Impact Test Results: Good
  • Roof Strength Test Results: Good
  • Small Overlap Front Driver Test Results: Good
  • Head Restraints and Seats: Good
  • Headlights Results: Acceptable
  • Front Crash Prevention Results: Advanced

2019 NHTSA (2020 model not yet rated by the NHTSA)

  • Overall Rating: 4 Stars
  • Frontal Crash: 4 Stars
  • Side Crash: 4 Stars
  • Rollover: 4 Stars

MINI Cooper Reliability: Safety Feature Highlights

You’ve seen the exceptional safety ratings received by the 2019 and 2020 MINI Cooper models, but what are the safety features that helped them to earn those great ratings? Let’s take a closer look, below!

  • Active Brakes
  • Dynamic Stability Control
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Corner Brake Control
  • Auto-Leveling headlights
  • Head-Up Display
  • And more!

Learn More About MINI Cooper Safety and Reliability With East Bay MINI

So, are MINI Coopers reliable? As is evidenced by their advanced safety features, top-mark safety ratings, and generous warranty coverage, the answer is a clear yes! When you’re ready to upgrade your ride to a new MINI Cooper, contact the team at East Bay MINI. Our Vehicle Finder Service can help you narrow down the right MINI model for your needs. Once you’ve found it, you can apply for financing online and check out our new vehicle specials to take the next steps.

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