Harry Metcalf is a legend. The founder of the famed British auto magazine EVO, he’s now retried to his farm where he tinkers with cars and records videos. Lots of them. In his latest Harry take a deep look at the electric MINI Cooper SE and as always, has some great insights.
As a quick refresher, the front wheel drive electric motor generates 181hp and 199 lb.-ft. of torque enabling the new MINI Cooper SE to go from 0 – 60 mph in 6.9 seconds and achieve a top speed of 93 mph.
2020 MINI Cooper SE arrived at U.S. showrooms this spring with a Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) of $29,900 but is supported by as much as $9k in tax breaks depending on the state you live in. In the UK the price starts at £24,900 and only enjoys a £3,000 credit.