When comparing the Hyundai VELOSTER's and the MINI Cooper's specifications and ratings, the Hyundai VELOSTER has the advantage in the areas of interior volume and base engine power. The MINI Cooper has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars, and fuel efficiency. Based on this comparison of the Hyundai VELOSTER's and the MINI Cooper's specifications and ratings, the two cars are fairly comparable.
Hyundai VELOSTER vs. MINI Cooper Pricing
A used 2021 Hyundai VELOSTER ranges from $18,697 to $26,712 while a used 2011 MINI Cooper is priced between $5,302 to $13,495.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Hyundai VELOSTER’s base engine makes 147 horsepower, and the MINI Cooper base engine makes 121 horsepower. The VELOSTER is rated to deliver an average of 28 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 436 miles. The Cooper is rated to deliver an average of 32 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 488 miles. This gives the MINI Cooper the fuel efficiency and maximum range advantage over the Hyundai VELOSTER. The VELOSTER uses regular unleaded, and the Cooper uses gasoline.
Passenger Space Comparison
The Hyundai VELOSTER has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front shoulder room, front leg room, rear shoulder room, rear leg room, and cargo space. The MINI Cooper has the advantage in the areas of front head room and rear head room.