BMW group will debut its Mini cabriolet at the March Geneva auto show. The convertible will arrive at UK showrooms in late June and Germany will get the car in early July.
Oasys, a joint venture between Italian coachbuilder Pininfarina and German roofing specialist Webasto, developed the roof. Webasto will supply the system.
The company has a plant in West Midlands, UK, about 100km from BMW's Mini assembly plant in Oxford, UK.