We’ll have a full rundown on new colors an trim in a few days but until then we’ve compiled information from several sources that give us a glimpse into the updated interior trim options on the 2011 MINIs.


– Tuscan Biege: Replaced by Arctic World
– (New) Crosscheck Toffy (R56 only)
– (New) Satellite Lounge Grey (R57 only)
– (New) Cross Check Polar Beige (R55 only)
– (New) Ice Blue Cross Check (R57 only)
– (New) Gravity Polar Beige Leather
– (New) Classic Green Lounge Leather
– (New and JCW only) Carbon Black Lounge Leather with Red Piping (Previously unique to the WC50)


The standard grey/biege headliner is replaced with a more neutral “pure grey

Colorline Trim

– Cream White is replaces by Polar Beige
– The Standard Dark Grey is replaced by Carbon Black
– Toffy colorline (a unique color on the Mayfair) is now available on all R56’s

New Dash surfaces

– Silver Checker is replaced by Silver Black Checker
– Brushed Alloy is replaced by Striped Allow

Other Trim

– JCW adds dark gauge faces
– JCW adds red stitching to shift and e-brake boot
Chili Red dash trim now unique to JCW.
– All originally silver plastic interior surfaces now made matte black

Our friends at Bigblogg helped us compile some of this report.