MINI Open 150 Convertible Edition released in the UK

Article by Christian Andrei, on March 4, 2016

MINI has released a limited edition MINI Open 150 Convertible in celebration of the new MINI Convertible's launch. Only 150 models will be exclusively available for purchase in the United Kingdom (UK) starting this month.

The interior of the MINI Open 150 Convertible is exclusively made with the new Leather Chester Malt Brown upholstery. The dashboard is built with a unique Open 150 Edition plaque while the door entry strips come with special Open 150 Edition badge.

The limited edition MINI vehicle is integrated with standard equipment such as MINI Yours Soft-Top, 18-inch MINI Yours Alloys, and heated seats. The MINI Open 150 Convertible also features a Chili Pack and a Media Pack, which include satellite navigation system and LED headlights.

MINI Rain Warner and MINI Always Open Timer functionalities, which have been specifically designed for the MINI Convertible, are also standard in the MINI Open 150 Convertible. The MINI Rain Warner sends a signal to the driver's smartphone when the vehicle is parked with the roof down and it is about to rain.

If it is being used and there is a bad weather forecast, the function will warn the driver through the center console. Meanwhile, the Always Open Timer records how long the MINI Convertible was driven with the roof down.

Other key features offered on both the MINI Convertible and the MINI Open 150 Convertible include the MINI Visual Boost Radio, Rear Reversing Camera, MINI Connected, and Rear Parking Distance Control. The MINI Open 150 Convertible will be available starting at £29,990.

Press Release


To celebrate the upcoming launch of the new MINI Convertible, MINI has unveiled a limited edition model, MINI Open 150 Convertible Edition.

Launched in the UK only, just 150 of the exclusive model will be available to order from March 2016.

Exclusive to the interior of MINI Open 150 Edition is the new Leather Chester Malt Brown upholstery. On the dashboard is a specially designed Open 150 Edition plaque and door entry strips also hold the unique Open 150 Edition badge.

MINI Open 150 Convertible Edition comes packed with standard equipment, including heated seats, MINI Yours Soft-top and 18” MINI Yours Alloys. Chili Pack and Media Pack are also standard on MINI Open 150 Edition, featuring a number of popular options including satellite navigation and LED headlights.

The MINI Rain Warner function and MINI Always Open Timer have been developed exclusively for MINI Convertible and are available as standard on the MINI Open 150 Convertible Edition is. If the car is parked with the roof open and the forecast is bad, MINI Rain Warner sends a message to warn the driver via their smartphone. When the car is being driven and there is rain forecast ahead, the driver will be alerted on the centre console. The digital Always Open Timer registers the time spent driving with the roof down.

The equipment offered on MINI Open 150 Convertible Edition is in addition to the exceptionally high level of standard equipment already offered on the rest of the MINI Convertible range. Highlights include MINI Connected, MINI Visual Boost Radio, Rear Parking Distance Control and Rear Reversing Camera.

Only 150 MINI Open 150 Edition convertibles will be sold to UK customers UK and will be available to order from March 2016. Prices start from £29,990.

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