Stylish MINI Cooper Lands on Edmunds’ List of Best Convertibles

2012 MINI Cooper ConvertibleWith its legendary styling and zippy performance, the MINI Cooper Convertible is one sun-seeker that proudly stands out in a crowd. So it comes as no surprise that the MINI Cooper Convertible was chosen as a contender on Edmunds’ Consumers’ Favorites Poll of Best Convertible 2012. The MINI Cooper Convertible is waiting for you now at MINI of Pittsburgh.

This two-door convertible features a retractable soft top as well as a power tilt/sliding sunroof for days when you don’t want quite as much sun. With the ability to seat four passengers and an EPA estimated 27 mpg city/35 mpg highway, the MINI Cooper Convertible is ready and able to take you and your gang on long road trips or quick commutes around town. Standard amenities include cruise control, an auxiliary power outlet, leather wrapped steering wheel with mounted controls, a trip computer, MP3 player, and satellite radio. Optional convenience features include climate control, navigation system, rain sensing wipers, HID headlights, a premium sound system, and keyless start.

The 2012 MINI Cooper Convertible received a five-star rollover crash rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Five stars is the high rating obtainable. Safety features include brake assist, electronic stability control, traction control, driver and passenger air bags, and 4-wheel disc brakes.

Enjoy the many colors and beautiful scenery of fall with the top down on a MINI Cooper Convertible from MINI of Pittsburgh. Visit our dealership on Baum Boulevard in person or online at


MINI Cooper Coupe Makes KBB’s List of Top 10 Head Turners of 2012

With a funky exterior and nimble handling, it’s easy to see why the 2012 MINI Cooper Coupe made Kelley Blue Book’s like of the Top 10 Head Turners of 2012. The 2012 MINI Cooper Coupe is now available at MINI of Pittsburgh.

The MINI Cooper Coupe was all-new for the 2012 model year. This two-door two-passenger coupe offers the driving dynamics that are uniquely MINI with a smaller, sportier feel. The 2012 MINI Cooper Coupe is available in three trim levels: Base, S, and John Cooper Works.

The Base Coupe features a 4-cylinder engine with 121-hp@6000 RPM. The Base trim gets exceptional fuel economy with estimated rating of 29 city/37 highway MPG. Standard equipment includes a trip computer, adjustable steering wheel with mounted controls, keyless start, intermittent wipers, and cruise control. In addition, HD radio, auxiliary audio input, and MP3 player come ready to use.

The S Coupe delivers a little more jolt under the hood with a 4-cylinder, 181-hp@5500 RPM engine. The S Coupe boasts fog lamps, leather wrapped steering wheel, keyless entry, power steering, front floor mats, and vehicle anti-theft system.

The John Cooper Works Coupe provides the most powerful engine on the 2012 Cooper Coupe with a 4-cylinder 208-hp@6000 RPM engine. Leather seats, HD radio, keyless start, power driver mirror, and a rear spoiler are just a few of the standard features on the most luxurious trim of the Cooper Coupe lineup.

The eye-catching exterior of the MINI Cooper Coupe is what really sets it apart from any other vehicle on the road today. The integral roof spoiler and wing that deploy from its trunk lid convey a very futuristic style. The unique ‘helmet’ roof and hatch-style decklid create a compact feel with an aggressive appearance.

The 2012 MINI Cooper Coupe is now available at MINI of Pittsburgh. Stop by and see us today or visit to view our inventory.