Published on March 27th, 2017 | by Amirul Mukminin0
MINI Malaysia Introduces New Added Features and Full Circle Programme for the MINI 3 Door and 5 Door
MINI Malaysia today introduced the Full Circle Programme by MINI Financing, the compact premium automaker’s newest financing program courtesy of BMW Credit Malaysia which offers enhanced flexibility and future value peace of mind assurance for the MINI 3 Door and 5 Door.
Architectured to enhance flexibility and assurance for MINI owners, the new customised financing programme offers a wide range of settlement options around the intended owner’s budget and experience, alongside flexible plans which avails monthly installments and shorter loan tenures. The plan also promises a future oriented peace of mind ownership experience by locking the future value of the MINI vehicle purchased with the program.
MINI hopefuls begin their ownership experience with a desired model and by nominating a mileage term during which they get to enjoy their brand new MINI. At the end of the term, they are then presented with a host of settlement routes – either by simply returning their keys to MINI Financing based on the terms and conditions of the program; trade-in or sell their MINI to any authorised dealership for a new one; making a full settlement and keeping their beloved MINI; extending their contract term to enjoy their MINI longer.
The Full Circle programme courtesy of starts from RM 1,348 a month for the 3 Door and from RM 1,378 a month for the 5 Door and is only applicable for new models.
In introducing the new financing program, MINI Malaysia also took the opportunity to enhance the specifications for the variants of the hatchbacks.
MINI 3 Door – Refined for elevated experience.
The Cooper variant is now welded with high gloss black grills and a tailgate handle, emerging it asmodernized without forsaking its classic silhouette. Meanwhile, state-of- the-art LED technology takes the form of standard automatic headlights and fog lights. Available for all MINI models, the lights captivate both in darkness and daylight – the latter through the iconic omega-shaped daytime running lights.
Inside, the Cooper 3 Door is now equipped with the dual zone automatic air conditioning which regulates cabin temperature, air distribution, and air volume automatically and independent of driving speed. Also new is the 6.5-inch MINI Visual Boost with MINI Connected which together with the MINI Connected Ready App, seamlessly integrates your favorite mobile phone app such as Spotify and controls it right from the screen.
Similarly improved, the Cooper S 3 Door surfaces with Comfort Access – an intelligent system devoted to ending the inconvenience of searching for car keys when it comes to unlocking and starting the car. One simply have to approach their car within 1.5 metres and the system remotely detects their unique MINI key – which they happen to be carrying – and unlocks with the pressing of a button on the door handle. Once the driver enters the cabin, the system enables the Start/Stop button for engine ignition. The doors lock automatically with a press on a button on the exterior door handle.
The John Cooper Works 3 Door spots equivalent updates with Comfort Access and auto dimming for interior mirrors with an addition of a rear view camera.
MINI 5 Door – Endeavouring more to deliver urban driving thrill.
In an effort to evolve without disowning its character, the Cooper 5 Door will come with high gloss black grills and a tailgate handle on top of LED headlights and fog lights. The car will also sport dual zone automatic air conditioning for augmented comfort.
Concurrently, the Cooper S 5 Door will come with the Comfort Access System to meet the driving needs of urban thrillseekers.
All variants of the 3 Door and 5 Door arrive with the MINI 4 Years unlimited mileage warranty with free scheduled service as well. The estimated retail prices (on the road for personal registration, without insurance) are:
- Cooper 3 Door – RM188,888
- Cooper S 3 Door – RM229,888
- John Cooper Works 3 Door – RM293,888
- Cooper 5 Door – RM193,888
- Cooper S 5 Door – RM239,888