2006 MINI Cooper

The Cooper is a front wheel drive hatchback car with a front placed engine, from MINI. The 4 cylinder, double overhead camshaft naturally aspirated engine has 4 valves per cylinder and a volume of 1.6 litres. This unit produces power and torque figures of 118 bhp (120 PS/88 kW) at 6000 rpm and 160 Nm (118 lbft/16.3 kgm) at 4250 rpm respectively. The engine drives the wheels compliments of a 6 speed manual transmission. The MINI Cooper weighs a claimed 1065 kg at the kerb. Its maximum speed claimed is 203 km/h or 126 mph, manufacturer claimed fuel consumption is 7.8/4.6/5.8 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 139.0 g/km.

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Key facts

2006 MINI Cooper information summary

What body style?
3 door hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
3699 mm
How heavy?
1065 kg
What size engine?
1.6 litre, 1598 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
120 PS / 118 bhp / 88 kW @ 6000 rpm
How much torque?
160 Nm / 118 ft.lb / 16.3 kgm @ 4250 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 9.1 s
How fast?
203 km/h, 126 mph
How economical?
7.8/4.6/5.8 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
139.0 CO2 g/km

MINI Cooper models

3 door hatchback FF 6M 1598 cm3 122 PS 120.5 bhp 90 kW 127.0 CO2 1140 kg
3 door hatchback FF 6A 1598 cm3 122 PS 120.5 bhp 90 kW 150.0 CO2 1180 kg
3 door hatchback FF 6M 1598 cm3 184 PS 181 bhp 135 kW 136.0 CO2 1205 kg
3 door hatchback FF 6A 1598 cm3 184 PS 181 bhp 135 kW 149.0 CO2 1230 kg
MINI Cooper D -
3 door hatchback FF 6M 1560 cm3 110 PS 108 bhp 81 kW 118.0 CO2 1110 kg
3 door hatchback FF 6A 1560 cm3 110 PS 108 bhp 81 kW 134.0 CO2 1195 kg
MINI Cooper S -
3 door hatchback FF 6M 1598 cm3 175 PS 173 bhp 129 kW 164.0 CO2 1130 kg
MINI Cooper S with John Cooper Works GP Kit -
3 door hatchback FF 6M 1598 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW 207.0 CO2 1120 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet 5M 1598 cm3 115 PS 113 bhp 84 kW 175.0 CO2 1175 kg
3 door hatchback FF 6M 1598 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 207.0 CO2 1140 kg
3 door hatchback FF 6A 1598 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 216.0 CO2 1160 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 6M 1598 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 211.0 CO2 1240 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 6A 1598 cm3 170 PS 168 bhp 125 kW 221.0 CO2 1260 kg
Mini Cooper -
3 door hatchback FF 5M 1598 cm3 116 PS 114 bhp 85 kW 163.0 CO2 1050 kg
MINI Cooper -
3 door hatchback FF CVT 1598 cm3 116 PS 114 bhp 85 kW 1075 kg
MINI Cooper S -
3 door hatchback FF 6M 1598 cm3 162 PS 160 bhp 119 kW 202.0 CO2 1140 kg

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2006 MINI Cooper data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors3
Designer
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2467 97.1
Track/tread (front) 1459 57.4
Track/tread (rear) 1467 57.8
Length 3699 145.6
Width 1683 66.3
Height 1407 55.4
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.5
Kerb weight 1065 kg 2348
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 40 litres 8.8 UK Gal 10.6 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.33
Frontal area 1.97
CdA 0.65
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer BMW/PSA
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 1.6 litre
1598 cc
(97.516 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 77 × 85.8 mm
3.03 × 3.38 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.9
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 120 PS (118 bhp) (88 kW)
at 6000 rpm
Specific output 73.8 bhp/litre
1.21 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 160 Nm (118 ft·lb) (16.3 kgm)
at 4250 rpm
Specific torque 100.13 Nm/litre
1.21 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 11:1
Fuel system EFi
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1258.2 kPa (182.5 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 399.5 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 9.1 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre 30.2 s
Maximum speed 203 km/h (126 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 112.34 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
82.62 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
110.8 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 12.1 kg/kW
20.22 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 7.8/4.6/5.8 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km7.8/4.6/5.8 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre12.8/21.7/17.2 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG36.2/61.4/48.7 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG30.2/51.1/40.6 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 139.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 134.56 g/km
VED band (UK) E
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 5½J x 15
Wheel size rear 5½J x 15
Tyres front 175/65 R 15 H
Tyres rear 175/65 R 15 H
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 280 mm
Rear brake diameter 259 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 6
Top gear ratio 0.68
Final drive ratio 4.35
general
Carfolio.com ID148731
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 14.7
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2006 MINI Cooper added 2006-10-18.
Last modified 2013-02-28.