The Low-Down on Electric.

How does MINI Electric feel?

MINI Electric is coming to showrooms in March 2020. Ahead of that, a selection of automotive insiders have been given the chance to test drive it. They’ve been for a whirl and now their thoughts are in. Discover how it handles and how MINI it really feels. And if their reviews inspire you, you can secure your very own MINI Electric by pre-ordering now.

Don't just take our word for it.

Auto experts and industry insiders have had the chance to test drive MINI Electric already. We’ll hand you over to them so they can give you their verdict on what it’s like to drive. They’ll take you through the benefits of its electric powertrain as well as the thrill of its agility and performance. Discover why many believe that MINI Electric is a game changer.
MINI Electric Reviews

Mini Electric first drive: a great electric car for the masses.

“The MINI Electric has a winning personality. It's fun to drive and excitingly responsive. Those looking forward to trying out this full EV should not be disappointed.”

WIRED, January 2020

MINI Electric track

First drive: 2019 MINI Electric driven on track.

"The classic Mini characteristics – sharp steering, rapid direction changes, nimble handling – represent both a formula that works, and exactly the sort of characteristics you’d want from an electric city car."

Autocar, July 2019

MINI Electric front

New MINI Electric 2019 review.

"It feels just as nimble and eager to change direction than a regular three-door, but perhaps even more entertaining to drive."

Auto Express, July 2019

MINI Electric. Feelings With Kuba Przygoński.

Watch Polish rally driver Kuba Przygoński, a member of MINI's Dakar rally teams, take MINI’s first fully electric model for a spin.
MINI Electric Reviews

MINI Cooper SE 2019 Review: first drive of Electric MINI.

“It launches, fast, and without a hint of wheelspin or, more telling, spot braking of either front wheel.”

Autocar, March 2019

Feels like knowing it, inside out.

Watch and learn as MINI expert, Mark, takes you through the design and engineering as well as the interior, space, tech spec, driving modes and more.
MINI Electric Reviews

New MINI Electric Prototype review.

“The Mini Cooper SE is still the best part of a year away, but it already feels ready to shake up the supermini and EV markets when it arrives.”

Auto Express, March 2019

MINI Electric Reviews

MINI Cooper SE Review: we drive the Electric prototype.

“The Mini Cooper SE is testament to how far battery technology has come in the last decade.”

CAR Magazine, March 2019

MINI Electric Reviews

New MINI Electric Prototype Review.

“As such, it’s a very agile car; perhaps more so than any electric vehicle currently on sale.”

Driving Electric, March 2019

MINI Electric Reviews

8 Things We Learned Driving the New Electric MINI Cooper SE.

“It’s tangibly a Mini, which is great, and will no doubt benefit from the fact no other affordable, electric car handles particularly well”

Top Gear, March 2019


MINI Electric side

Take a look at what the future looks like.

Stay in the loop on MINI Electric news and learn more about the icon reimagined.
MINI Countryman Plug-in Hybrid


Are you ready to get to know a MINI that combines the power of a traditional combustion engine with the innovation of electric? The MINI Countryman Plug-in Hybrid is available now and ready to test drive today.