2005 MINI pricing

A press release today details changes to the made-in-2005 MINIs, including new pricing applicable from January 1st 2005. Base prices are now:
Cooper $16,950
Cooper S $20,400
Cooper Conv. $21,450
Cooper S Conv. $24,900
(plus $550 destination/handling)
New for 1/2005 options include, for the MCS, the automatic transmission ($1350) and LSD ($500, not compatible with the automatic transmission!)

Happy New Year to all MINI owners, and everyone!