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Default Roadster road noise - 27th May 2014, 09:55 AM

My mrs has to travel once a week to here head office instead of when she could be bothered,she has a mini one now which she loves but the 400 mile round trip will kill it eventually,I was wondering what the road noise was like in a roadster sd, when I had my coupe I traveled back up north from London once a month and the travel wasn't that bad part from the run flats,any help would be good thanks


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Default Roadster road noise - 27th May 2014, 12:49 PM

It's the runflats that will be noisy. Swap them out and the road noise will half.



  
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Default 27th May 2014, 01:33 PM

But a Roadster is still significantly more noisy than other types of Mini, hood up or hood down - indeed the extra noise hood up over my previous Convertible is noticeable. Quiet and peaceful, it ain't, if you have a high cruising speed.
  
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