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Mini Electric (2020-) review

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Key features
  • Small
  • Available new
  • Electric
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The much-loved BMW Mini is – as of 2019 – available with all-electric power. The Mini Electric comes with Cooper S badging because Mini regards it as a sporty small car, prioritising high performance and a fun drive, as well as offering zero tailpipe emissions. Electric rivals include the Honda e, Peugeot e-208 and Renault Zoe – but how well does the Mini compare? Find out in our Mini Electric review.

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December 2021

First reviewed by Which?

May 2020

Released

January 2020

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  2. 64%
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  3. 85%
    Highest score
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