MINI Packs. A Handy Guide.
Published 16th March 2020
Published 16th March 2020
Personalising your MINI was made simple in 2018 with the introduction of five packs that are centred around comfort and navigation. All New MINI models now come as standard with automatic headlights and wipers, exterior MINI logo projection and ambient interior lighting.
The below is a simple guide to the five MINI packs for you to choose from to help you create your perfect MINI. For those looking for an Approved Used MINI, we've also included some information on the packs available on 2001-2018 MINI models.
The MINI Comfort Pack is designed to make your everyday driving experience easier with indulgent extras both inside and out. The Comfort Pack includes Automatic air conditioning, Rear Parking Distance Control, Storage compartment pack, centre armrest, heated front seats and more.
The Comfort Plus Pack includes all the feature of the Comfort Pack with some extras for a truly premium experience. MINI Comfort Plus comes with Parking Assistant and a rear view camera which is hugely beneficial when reversing or parking in tight spaces. This pack also features folding and auto-dimming exterior and interior rearview mirrors.
The Navigation Pack does exactly what you'd expect and adds satellite navigation to your MINI Cooper. Not only that, it also features entertainment extras to keep you and your passengers happy on every journey. The MINI Navigation Pack includes a 8.8" touch display screen, Navigation system, MINI Connected Services and Apple CarPlay.
This pack includes all the benefits of the Navigation Pack plus some exciting extras! Real Time Traffic Information ensures you avoid unwanted traffic jams while Wireless charging lets you charge you smartphone without the need for any loose cables.
MINI Connected services allows for calendar integration, weather information and much more while Apply CarPlay lets you seamlessly operate your smartphone and access third-party apps such as Spotify.
A host of camera based systems that offer driving assistance which help to increase your awareness on the road. The Driving Assistance Pack recognises and reports on speed limits and no overtaking zones. It also automatically brakes if a potential collision is detected below 37mph and preconditions the brakes for a faster response when over 37mph in the event of a potential collision.
If you're looking for an approved used MINI you'll have noticed the Salt, Pepper and Chili packs and will no doubt be thinking "what are they?".
MINI models built prior to 2018 were fitted with packs that influenced internal features such as upholstery as well as exterior features like alloys and rear spoilers. Below is a quick guide to each pack.
Available on MINI One models, the Salt pack includes;
Available on MINI One and Cooper models, the Pepper pack includes everything in the Salt pack, plus;
Available on MINI One, Cooper, Cooper S and John Cooper Works models, the Chili pack includes everything in the Pepper pack, plus;
We often get asked about the different styles available across the MINI range. All MINI Cooper models are available in three distinctive styles; Classic, Sport and Exclusive.
For an in-depth guide to the three styles available be sure to check out our MINI styles guide.