Paso Robles Holiday Run - December 3rd & 4th, 2022

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2016 MINI Changes. Some Jeers

MotoringFile reviews some of the upcoming changes incorporated into the 2016 MINI models. Jeers:
  • Sport suspension option discontinued
  • No visual boost, now only Media & Wired Packages.
  • No more Loaded Package only “Fully Loaded”.
  • Sport Package now includes Dynamic Dampers making it more of a legitimate sport option.
  • Auto-dimming exterior mirrors are now packaged with auto-dimming interior mirrors (separate power folding mirrors option has been eliminated)
  • Cold weather package goes back to $750 but now has the power-fold & auto-dimming stuff with it.
  • Cruise control buttons are being remapped
  • Changes to window switches (from chrome to piano black
  • Cooper will now be SULEV with the B36 engine
  • No MINI wings tags on seats

  • Satellite gray/truffle cloth/leather seats,
  • Interior surface dark silver & firework, color line shadow gray,
  • 6 disc changer (yes it’s now impossible to play a CD in the F56/F55 MINI
  • Chrome mirror caps (they’re still available as accessories)
  • Smokers pack
  • Rear fog lamp
  • Halogen fogs on Cooper
  • Universal garage door opener w/compass
  • Secret storage compartment (gone due to production complexities of having it available in some parts of the world and not in others)