The 2012 MINI Cooper Convertible is a compact soft-top convertible offered in standard and S trim, and John Cooper Works trim levels. The standard FWD Cooper Convertible is powered by a 1.6-liter 4-cylinder engine that produces 121 hp and 114 lb-ft of torque while the Cooper Convertible S comes equipped with a turbocharged 1.6-liter 4-cylinder engine that produces 181 hp and 177 lb-ft of torque. For even more performance MINI offers the John Cooper Works trim, powered by a twin turbocharged 1.6-liter 4-cylinder engine that produces 208 hp and 192 lb-ft of torque. A 6-speed manual comes standard on both trims but drivers also have the choice of an optional 6-speed automatic. Fuel mileage falls within an EPA estimated range of 25 mpg city to 35 mpg highway, depending on model selection. Features include HD radio, adaptive xenon headlamps, performance suspension, fully electronic throttle, and the MINI center-mounted speedometer. Safety is comprised of dynamic stability control, dynamic traction control, 4 airbags with side thorax protection, anti-lock brake security, and an ultra rigid body. The Cooper Convertible is backed by a 4-year/50,000-mile warranty.