Leaked: 2015 MINI Cooper John Cooper Works (JCW) shows its face

Article by Christian A., on December 10, 2014

The all-new 2015 MINI Cooper John Cooper Works (JCW) will make its official debut next month at the 2014 Detroit Auto Show, but ahead of the debut the naughty hot hatch showed its face on the Web. As expected, the vehicle is powered by a 2.0-liter four-cylinder turbocharged petrol engine that produces 228 hp (170 kW) between 5200 rpm and 6000 rpm as well as 320 Nm (236 lb-ft) of torque available between 1250 rpm and 4800 rpm.

The engine pushes the small vehicle from 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) in 6.3 seconds when using the standard six-speed manual gearbox and in 6.5 seconds when equipped with a six-speed automatic transmission.

The engine promises to offer an average fuel consumption of 6.7 l/100 km (35.1 US mpg or 42.1 UK mpg) when equipped with the manual transmission and 5.7 l/100 km (41.2 US mpg or 49.5 UK mpg).

When it comes to design, the new 2015 MINI Cooper John Cooper Works (JCW) is pretty similar to the concept version unveiled earlier this year at the 2014 Detroit Motor Show.

We can see the stylish front bumper with plenty of air intakes, a new air scoop for the front hood, well-known alloy wheels and we expect to see central exhaust tailpipes at the rear as well as a rear roof spoiler.

Inside, the vehicle gets a three-spoke steering wheel, sports seats and aluminum pedals. Compared with its predecessor, the new 2015 MINI Cooper John Cooper Works (JCW) is 100 kg lighter and weighs 1,205 kg. More details to be revealed!

Topics: mini, jcw

If you liked the article, share on:

Comments

Recommended

The next generation Volvo XC60 will be soon on its way to dealerships and customers as the Swedish carmaker has already commenced production of the mid-sized sports utility vehicle at...
by - April 30, 2017
In September 27, 2016, Porsche initially filed for a patent that is the “Unique Active Rear Diffuser”. And earlier this week, on April 27, 2017, the United States Patent and...
by - April 29, 2017
The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) has given its Top Safety Pick+ award to the redesigned version of the 2017 Kia Cadenza. This was a result of excellent a...
by - April 29, 2017
It’s pretty neat if you possess something of an extraordinary breed like, say, the Pagani Huayra. There are after all just a total of 100 units ever been built by...
by - April 28, 2017
If you’ve ever visited an arcade, chances are you have already seen a Logitech G920 wheel. If that doesn’t ring a bell, it’s the steering wheel that you use when...
by - April 28, 2017
Facebook

Youtube Channel

Tip Us
Do you have a tip for us?
Did you film an important event?
Contact us
Newsletter
Subscribe to our newsletter!
Subscribe
Galleries