Showing posts with label John Cooper Works. Show all posts
Showing posts with label John Cooper Works. Show all posts

Wednesday, December 12, 2012

MINI Paceman JCW (Gallery+Press Release)

Here is the MINI Paceman JCW ALL4 with a John Cooper Works Enhanced Turbocharged 1.6 Liter 4-Cylinder that produces 208hp and 192 lb-ft (260Nm) No details yet on when this car will arrive in North America. A full gallery after the jump.

Monday, September 10, 2012

Press Release: MINI Countryman John Cooper Works

Earlier this year MINI Markham offered a MINI Countryman JCW bodykit for your MINI Countryman S but soon coming in 2013 we could have the actual MINI Countryman John Cooper Works Edition here in Canada. Availability in Canada unconfirmed at this time, however a white MINI Countryman JCW has been spotted testing in Ontario in August 2012 so there is a good chance we will get this car here in Canada.

Press Release: Introduction of the latest new model to wear the badge of MINI’s John Cooper Works sub-brand; MINI John Cooper Works Countryman is the performance model of the range and the first to come with MINI ALL4 all-wheel drive;MINI John Cooper Works Countryman combines racing passion on the road with extreme driving fun on rough terrain; authentic embodiment of traditional motor sport expertise and the current rally racing programme; introducing this distinctive racing feel into another new vehicle segment opens up additional target groups for the John Cooper Works brand. (Gallery and Press Release after the Jump)

Thursday, September 6, 2012

MINI JCW GP Gallery and Press Release

Press Release: A limited-edition road car with race track-developed technology, the MINI John Cooper Works GP is the sportiest and fastest production model ever built under the nameplate of this British premium brand. It will make its world debut at the Paris Motor Show (29 September to 4 October 2012), and production of a limited edition of just 2,000 units will start later this year. Extensively equipped with John Cooper Works motor sport technology, this two-seater boasts outstanding performance to match its distinctive looks. An extensively modified four-cylinder turbo engine capable of developing 160 kW/ 218 hp, adjustable coilover suspension, an extra-powerful sports brake system and model-specific alloy wheels and sports tyres ensure superb handling and outstanding driving enjoyment. (To Continue + Gallery click read more)

Tuesday, May 15, 2012

MINI Hardcore: MINI John Cooper Works GP

We have been contemplating for a few days already whether or not we show you this MINI JCW GP, because once again it is not confirmed for the Canadian market. Sold as a limited production run of 2000 units worldwide (Which could include Canada if it passes all the safety regulations) the GP does 8:23 around the Nürburgring-Nordschleife through a twin scroll turbo'ed 1.6 Liter 4 Cylinder with around 220 to 230 Horsepower. The Chassis? Yes it has been lightened the brakes are race spec and the wheels are 4 spoke light weight alloys, there are many light weight race specific parts on the MINI JCW GP. Expected official unveiling around early 2013. UPDATED: Price range will be around the range of $45,000 - $48,000 CAD and at this time will be slated for November 2012 Production for a January 2013 Delivery. (Click read more for full gallery)

Monday, May 7, 2012

Gallery: JCW Bodykit for 2012 MINI Countryman S

It is a pretty nice kit, as for the actual MINI Countryman JCW? No official release date for Canada at this moment but for the time being we can enjoy the aggressive lines of the kit. (Edit: MINI Markham now offer this kit with installation in package) Full gallery after the jump.

Wednesday, February 29, 2012

MINI Countryman All4 John Cooper Works Gallery

It's about time, the new MINI Countryman All4 JCW will be unveiled at this years Geneva Auto Show. We have a gallery for you below.

What we know about the JCW Countryman so far… Updated Mar 1st with Official Details, click read more. 

         1.4L 4 Cylinder Twin Scroll Turbo Engine

         211hp (North American JCW)

         221 lb-ft peak torque

         6-Speed Manual Transmission

         0-62mph in 7.2 Seconds

         204 km/h top speed

Saturday, October 29, 2011

MINI Roadster Gallery

The MINI Roadster. (Fully Gallery After the Jump)

At a glance.
• MINI is pushing ahead with the rigorous expansion of its model family. The latest addition to the range is the MINI Roadster, the sixth model in the brand’s current line-up and the first open-top two-seater in its history. Cutting-edge, typically MINI interpretation of the compact, two-seater sports car concept with manually-opening soft-top roof; first premium car of its kind in the small car segment; unique package appealing to demanding target groups with a penchant for elegant sportiness, spontaneous open-top driving fun and irresistible design; inspiring handling fuelled by powerful engines and sophisticated chassis technology; unrivalled scope for individualisation.