27 Feb '16, 3pm

Plug-in Hybrid MINI Is Coming Says BMW Chief

That has led to speculation that the not-so-mini Countryman may get the plug-in treatment first, since it is the largest vehicle in the current MINI lineup. MINI is eliminating the Coupe and Roadster, which leaves the Countryman as the next model due for a refresh. That also means now is the perfect time to add a plug to it. The BMW 225xe and 2 Series Active Tourer, both of which come with a plug, use the same front-wheel drive UKL platform that will form the basis of the next Countryman.

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