MINI ADJUSTS BASE PRICING FOR 2006 MODELS
02/01/2006


Woodcliff Lake, NJ - February 1, 2006... MINI USA will make adjustments to the base price of its models effective March 1, 2006. The base price of the MINI Cooper hardtop, the MINI Cooper Convertible and the MINI Cooper S Convertible models increase by $500. The MINI Cooper S hardtop base price increases by $300. All 2006 MINI options and package pricing remain unchanged.

2006 MINI Manufacturer Suggested Retail Prices - Effective March 1st, 2006:

* MINI Cooper hardtop: $18,000
* MINI Cooper S hardtop: $21.450
* MINI Cooper Convertible: $22,500
* MINI Cooper S Convertible: $25,950

All prices above include a $550 Destination and Handling charge.