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2021 MINI Cooper
2-Door Hatchback FWD
MSRP
$22,400
Invoice
$20,810
Average Price Paid
$21,798
116 listings nationwide

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2020 FIAT 500L
Lounge FWD
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2-Door Hatchback FWD
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Lounge FWD
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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2021 MINI Cooper
2-Door Hatchback FWD
Michael Perkins Preview:

Rejoice, rejoice, for the MINI Cooper is a manual again! After emissions certification troubles in 2020 kept all MINI Cooper trims automatic, the company announced the third pedal will...

2020 FIAT 500L
Lounge FWD
Kyree Williams Preview:

The 500L takes Fiat's iconic small-car styling and scales it up to a versatile tall-hatchback. It hit the scene for 2014 and received a refresh for 2018. For 2020, it carries over with...

Specs

2021 MINI Cooper
2-Door Hatchback FWD
2020 FIAT 500L
Lounge FWD
Powertrain 6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
28 MPG
26 MPG
22 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
37 MPG
37 MPG
30 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 11.6 gal 13.2 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
134 hp @ 4,400 RPM
134 hp @ 4,400 RPM
160 hp @ 5,500 RPM
Torque
162 lb-ft @ 1,250 RPM
162 lb-ft @ 1,250 RPM
184 lb-ft @ 2,500 RPM
Cylinders
3 cylinders
3 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
11:1
11:1
9.8:1
Displacement
1,500 cc
1,500 cc
1,400 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.23 in x 3.72 in
3.23 in x 3.72 in
2.83 in x 3.31 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Optional Standard
Driver Airbag Optional Standard
Passenger Airbag Optional Standard
Front Side Airbags Optional Standard
Curtain Airbags Optional Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 4 stars --
Front Crash Overall 4 stars --
Front Crash Driver 4 stars --
Front Crash Passenger 5 stars --
Side Crash Overall 4 stars --
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars --
Side Barrier Passenger 3 stars --
Side Pole Driver 5 stars --
Rollover 5 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Optional Standard
Radio Optional Standard
Power Windows Optional Standard
Power Door Locks Optional Standard
Driver Power Seats -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 4 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 41.4 in 40 in
Back Legroom 30.8 in 36.7 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 8.7 cu ft 22.4 cu ft
Maximum Payload 680 lbs --
Exterior
Length 151.1 in 167 in
Width 76.1 in 79.4 in
Height 55.7 in 66.1 in
Wheelbase 98.2 in 102.8 in

Available Options

2021 MINI Cooper
2-Door Hatchback FWD

Exterior Colors

  • British Racing Green IV Metallic
  • Chili Red
  • Emerald Grey Metallic
  • Melting Silver Metallic
  • Midnight Black Metallic
  • Mini Yours Enigmatic Black Metallic
  • Moonwalk Grey Metallic
  • Pepper White
  • SOLARIS Orange Metallic
  • Starlight Blue Metallic
  • White Silver Metallic

Option Packages

  • Harman/Kardon Premium Sound System
  • Heated Front Seats
  • 1499 GT
  • Iconic Trim
  • Signature Trim
  • 6.5" Touchscreen Nav Package
  • 8.8" Touchscreen Nav Package
  • Driver Assistance Package
  • John Cooper Works Appearance Package
  • Premium Package
  • Signature Upholstery Package
  • Alarm System
  • Black Pearl, Cloth/Leatherette Upholstery
  • Carbon Black, Cross Punch Leather Upholstery
  • Carbon Black, Mini Yours Lounge Leather Upholstery
  • Light Grey/Black Pearl, Cloth/Leatherette Upholstery
  • Malt Brown, Chesterfield Leather Upholstery
  • Satellite Grey, Chesterfield Leather Upholstery
  • Transmission: 7-Speed DCT
2020 FIAT 500L
Lounge FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Bianco (White)
  • Black Clearcoat
  • Blu Denim
  • Blue Tornado
  • Bronzo Metallizato (Bronze Metallic)
  • Grigio Chiaro (Graphite Metallic)
  • Grigio Scuro (Gray Metallic)
  • Rosso (Red)
  • Verde Bosco Perla (Forest Green)

Option Packages

  • Graphite Edition
  • Dual-Pane Power Sunroof

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