Mini?s got an all-electric drive.
Introducing the 2009 Mini E. Woodcliff Lake, NJ - BMW today announced they will be world?s first manufacturer to deploy a fleet of 500 all-electric vehicles for private ownership. The MINI E will initially be made available to select private and corporate customers as part of a pilot project in California, New York and New Jersey. The cars will be offered with a one-year lease and an extension option. At the end of the lease, all of the E?s will be returned to the BMW Group?s engineering fleet where they will be subjected to comparative tests.