Mini JCW World Championship 50 homage to John Cooper


Mini with the John Cooper Works World Championship 50 exclusive anniversary version of the fastest Mini ever launched. He is also coming to The Netherlands. Price 51,995 euros.

Not only because its price is a unique special Mini car. Also because there are only 250 pieces made. Who put phrases on this car has, should not wait too long, because only ten are available for the Netherlands as from mid-September.

This year Mini celebrates its fiftieth anniversary, but it is exactly half a century ago that racing legend John Cooper won the manufacturer title in Formula 1. In honor, this World Championship 50 launched. This special version is in the colors of John Coopers winning car from 1959. It was in a unique paint matgroene (Connaught Green) sprayed. Moreover, there were white lines on the roof and bonnet made. Similarly to the Mini. This has streamlined bumpers, zijskirts, a black grille, black wheels and a carbon fiber air intake on the bonnet. Also, the 50 World Championship a serial number on the front and the signature of John Cooper on the hood.

The interior of the long-Mini is black with red accents. For the instrument panel and door handles Mini opted for carbon fiber.

Under the bonnet is the familiar 1.6-liter turbocharged engine with an output of 155 kW/211 hp and 260 to 280 Nm torque. This sprint this World Championship 50 in 6.5 count from zero to one hundred km/h and achieves a top speed of 238 km/hr.