Are JCW fast?

The JCW is certainly fast and relatively sophisticated for a hot hatch but it’s doesn’t quite have the fun factor of its chief rival.

Are Mini John Cooper Works reliable?

Enthusiasts have all found their JCW Minis to boast a reliable powertrain, perhaps due to its relatively restrained output. However, the punchy torque delivery leaves plenty of owner satisfied, all leaving a remark stating that the JCW is ‘grin-inducing’.

How many JCW r53 were made?

John Cooper Works (JCW) upgrades were developed by John’s son Mike and officially sanctioned by BMW: they took the Cooper to 130bhp and the S to 197bhp, or 215bhp in ultimate GP Works form, in a race-look shell with no back seat. All are collectable now, especially GP Works cars of which just 2000 were built.

What is the fastest Cooper?

Mini John Cooper Works GP is the fastest and the quickest production Mini Cooper. This fastest production Mini Cooper model is based on the Mini 3 door model. It accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h under 5.2 seconds with a top speed of 256 km/h.

What does the John Cooper Works package add?

Each package adds the JCW aerodynamic bodykit which includes new front and rear bumpers, 17-inch JCW alloy wheels, dynamic damper control or sports suspension, JCW leather steering wheel, stainless steel sports pedals and the ability to order the JCW-specific ‘Chili Red’ paint.

What are the specs of a mini John Cooper?

With the help of Parkers, you can find out all of the key specs about the MINI John Cooper Works from fuel efficiency in MPG and top speed in MPH, to running costs, dimensions, data and lots more. We have the most comprehensive specifications available online 28 – 37 How much to insure?

What kind of engine does a John Cooper works have?

Overview Overview Most Popular John Cooper Works 2dr Hatch Engine Type Gas Transmission 6-speed manual Drive Type Front wheel drive Cylinders Inline 4

How much does a JCW Mini Cooper cost?

The JCW package can be retrofitted to S models only, and the balance of the Mini’s factory warranty will still be valid. Our test car was a stripped-down Mini Cooper S with no options other than the JCW package, bringing the final tab to $24,975.

How many Mini Coopers have been sold so far?

Sales of the Mini Cooper are booming—more than 20,000 have been sold here through July 2003. And half of those have been the more-spirited Cooper S. The Mini’s cool retro styling, small size, and agile handling, and the Cooper S’s 163-hp engine, make the car a feast for the senses.