2006 MINI Cooper S

The Cooper S is a motor car from MINI, with front wheel drive, a front mounted engine and a 3 door hatchback body style. The power is produced by a turbocharged engine of 1.6 litre capacity. This powerplant features double overhead camshaft valve gear, 4 cylinder layout, and 4 valves per cylinder. It develops 173 bhp (175 PS/129 kW) of power at 5500 rpm, and maximum torque of 260 N·m (192 lb·ft/26.5 kgm) at 1700-4500 rpm. Power is supplied to the wheels via a 6 speed manual gearbox. Its claimed kerb weight is 1130 kg. The MINI Cooper S is said to be able to attain a maxiumum speed of 225 km/h (140 mph), officially quoted fuel consumption is 8.9/5.7/6.9 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined, and carbon dioxide emissions are 164.0 g/km.

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Key facts

2006 MINI Cooper S information summary

What body style?
3 door hatchback with 4/5 seats
How long?
3714 mm
How heavy?
1130 kg
What size engine?
1.6 litre, 1598 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
175 PS / 173 bhp / 129 kW @ 5500 rpm
How much torque?
260 Nm / 192 ft.lb / 26.5 kgm @ 1700-4500 rpm
How quick?
0-100 km/h: 7.1 s
How fast?
225 km/h, 140 mph
How economical?
8.9/5.7/6.9 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
What carbon dioxide emissions?
164.0 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 -
3 door hatchback FF 6M 1598 cm3 120 PS 118 bhp 88 kW 139.0 CO2 1065 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 S data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater hatchback
Number of doors3
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2467 mm 97.1 inches
Track/tread (front) 1453 mm 57.2 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1461 mm 57.5 inches
Length 3714 mm 146.2 inches
Width 1683 mm 66.3 inches
Height 1407 mm 55.4 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.51
Kerb weight 1130 kg 2491 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 40 litres 8.8 UK Gal 10.6 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.36
Frontal area 1.97
CdA 0.71
engine
engine type turbocharged 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 175 PS (173 bhp) (129 kW)
at 5500 rpm
Specific output 108.3 bhp/litre
1.77 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 260 Nm (192 ft·lb) (26.5 kgm)
at 1700-4500 rpm
Specific torque 162.7 Nm/litre
1.97 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10.5:1
Fuel system direct petrol injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 2044.6 kPa (296.5 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 399.5 cc
Aspiration Turbo
Compressor
Intercooler
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h 7.1 s
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre 27.5 s
Maximum speed 225 km/h (140 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 155.23 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
114.16 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
153.1 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.07 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 8.76 kg/kW
14.63 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 8.9/5.7/6.9 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km8.9/5.7/6.9 l/100km urban/extra-urban/combined
km/litre11.2/17.5/14.5 km/l urban/extra-urban/combined
UK MPG31.7/49.6/40.9 UK MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
US MPG26.4/41.3/34.1 US MPG urban/extra-urban/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions 164.0 g/km
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ? 160.08 g/km
VED band (UK) G
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 6½J x 16
Wheel size rear 6½J x 16
Tyres front 195/55 R 16 87V RSC
Tyres rear 195/55 R 16 87V RSC
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 294 mm
Rear brake diameter 259 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 6 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.82
Final drive ratio 3.65
general
Carfolio.com ID149303
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 14.7
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2006 MINI Cooper S added 2006-10-18.
Last modified 2013-02-28.