• (4.7) 21 reviews
  • Inventory Prices: $3,904–$9,444
  • Body Style: Hatchback
  • Combined MPG: 27-32
  • Engine: 115-hp, 1.6-liter I-4 (premium)
  • Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 5-speed manual w/OD
2008 MINI Cooper

Consumer Reviews

(4.7)

Average based on 21 reviews

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Love this car

by cy from honolulu, hawaii on January 16, 2018

very easy and fun to drive. very easy and super fun to drive. handling is awesome. parking is not a problem

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2008 MINI Cooper Safety Ratings

Crash-Test Reports

IIHS Ratings

Based on MINI Cooper Base

Head Restraints and Seats
A
Moderate overlap front
G

IIHS Ratings

Based on MINI Cooper Base

G Good
A Acceptable
M Marginal
P Poor

Head Restraints and Seats

Dynamic Rating
A
Overall Rear
A
Seat Head/Restraint Geometry
G

Moderate overlap front

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

Recalls

There are currently 2 recalls for this car.


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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,100 per year.

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