Daily Archives: August 14, 2011


new colors for model year 2012

2012 new colors: Velvet Silver, Highclass Grey, Laguna Green
For the new 2012 model year, MINI has introduced several new colors. All are metallic paint.

Velvet Silver is available only on the MINI Cooper Hardtop, Convertible, and Clubman models. It replaces Pure Silver.

Highclass Grey is available on all Hardtop, Convertible, and Clubman models. It has a reportedly plum tint to it.

Laguna Green is only available on the Hardtop and Convertible models.

Rolls-Royce Diamond Black is a metallic black available only on the MINI INSPIRED BY GOODWOOD.

The three latter colors are exclusive to the MINI Yours packages or design models.

Rolls-Royce Diamond Black


MINI model year 2012 brochure

MINI model year 2012 brochure
MINI HARDTOP. MINI CONVERTIBLE. MINI CLUBMAN. MINI COUNTRYMAN.

Now that model year 2012 is in production, MINI USA has released its model year 2012 brochure for the returning MINI family models.  This thick, square-backed brochure contains 67 pages divided into two main sections: one for the Hardtop, Convertible, and Clubman and a separate one for the Countryman.  Each of those sections contains information on Equipment, Options & Safety and Facts & Figures.

Colors shown for the Hardtop, Convertible, and Clubman: Pepper White, Chili Red, Ice Blue, Midnight Black, British Racing Green, White Silver, Lightning Blue, Laser Blue, Hot Chocolate, Reef Blue, Spice Orange, Velvet Silver, Eclipse Grey, Highclass Grey, Laguna Green.

Colors shown for the Countryman: Light White, Pure Red, Bright Yellow, Light Coffee, Surf Blue, Oxford Green, Crystal Silver, True Blue, Absolute Black, Royal Grey, Cosmic Blue.

The MINI USA catalog number is MY12 AG R5x/R60 130K-0411.

Part number 1 11 999 262 25 (L) 2 2011 VM.