New MINI John Cooper Works: more “horses” and better equipment

New MINI John Cooper Works: more “horses” and better equipment

May 15, 2019 0 By autotimesnews

The famous British compact hatchback brand has released new versions of the “charged” Countryman and Clubman. For fans of models there is a reason for fun and sadness at the same time: 306 horses are hidden under the hood, but now only automatic transmission.

MINI Countryman and Clubman John Cooper Works have received new versions. Models have been significantly reworked and are now the most powerful and fast in the company’s history. As a power unit installed 2.0-liter turbo engine that can develop up to 306 horsepower and 450 Nm of torque. Previously, the most powerful MINI equipped with a 231-horsepower engine (350 Nm).

 In addition to the new engine, the car received a revised suspension, as well as the all-wheel drive system All4. Already in the “base”, the model has a differential lock, and a well-thought-out adjustment allows for improved maneuverability and improved maneuverability. Not without updating the exhaust system, cooling the engine and upgrading the brake system.

 Now MINI Countryman and Clubman JCW can accelerate to the first 100 km/h in just 5.1 and 4.9 seconds, which was faster than their predecessors by 1.5 and 1.4 seconds, respectively. Date of start of sales and the price tag is not reported.