If you’re a fan of open-air driving, you’re in luck as the new MINI John Cooper Works Convertible will make its debut this spring. In this latest model of John Cooper Works, some features found in the previous model have been retained: the 2-litre TwinPower Turbo engine, as it is in MINI John Cooper Works Hatch, is retained completely with the extraordinary 231 hp and 320 Nm of torque.
The new model is a lot better than the outgoing version; it is the most recent super sportscar added to the MINI Convertible range. It has a top speed of 150 mph; and is capable of accelerating from 0 to 62 mph in 6.5 seconds.
To utilize optimally this strong engine, the suspension, braking and cooling specification of the MINI Convertible have been appropriately improved. Built with model-specific suspension settings, the MINI John Cooper Works Convertible has a braking system that can be customized, and larger intakes to increase cooling capability.
Several design changes have been made to the body in order to enhance its aerodynamic performance. These alterations also give the MINI John Cooper Works Convertible its own artistic and appealing style. The interior of the John Cooper Works is really a sight to behold! The sports seats and sporty trim touches produce the desired atmosphere for the driver.
In addition to this, these seats come with a series of optional extras, which include MINI Media Pack XL featuring MINI Connected. With this engine, the John Cooper Works Convertible gets upgraded power and torque.
The newest model of John Cooper Works specification engine consists of: turbocharging integrated into the exhaust manifold, and petrol direct injection with injectors arranged centrally between the valves.
In addition, it has VALVETRONIC fully variable valve control, and variable camshaft control on the intake and exhaust side (double VANOS). This is integrated with modifications that give the engine of the MINI John Cooper Works Convertible an extra 39hp over the standard Cooper S model.
The John Cooper Works variant will start at $35,600 plus Destination & Handling.