• (3.9) 18 reviews
  • Inventory Prices: $1,896–$8,776
  • Body Style: Hatchback
  • Combined MPG: 32
  • Engine: 115-hp, 1.6-liter I-4 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 5-speed manual w/OD
2003 MINI Cooper

Consumer Reviews

(3.9)

Average based on 18 reviews

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Fun but expensive

by Tientai from denver, co on December 8, 2017

I bought a used Mini Cooper with only about 60,000 miles on it, even though it was about 12 years old at the time of purchase. Shortly after purchase, i had to replace the clutch and transmission (5... Read Full Review

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2003 MINI Cooper Safety Ratings

Crash-Test Reports

IIHS Ratings

Based on MINI Cooper Base

Moderate overlap front
G

IIHS Ratings

Based on MINI Cooper Base

G Good
A Acceptable
M Marginal
P Poor

Moderate overlap front

Chest
G
Head/Neck
G
Left Leg/Foot
G
Overall Front
G
Restraints
A
Right Leg/Foot
G
Structure/safety cage
G

Other

Bumpers
M
Head Restraint
G
Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) is a nonprofit research and communications organization funded by auto insurers. IIHS rates vehicles good, acceptable, marginal or poor based on performance in high-speed front and side crash tests. IIHS also evaluates seat/head restraints for protection against neck injuries in rear impacts.

NHTSA Ratings

Based on MINI Cooper Base

Overall Rollover Rating

NHTSA Ratings

Based on MINI Cooper Base

Overall Rollover Rating
Driver's
Passenger's
Front Seat
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is part of the U.S. Department of Transportation. NHTSA provides vehicle safety information such as front- and side-crash ratings and rollover ratings. Vehicles are rated using a star rating system from 1-5 stars, with 5 being the highest.

Recalls

There are currently 4 recalls for this car.


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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $5,000 per year.

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