Most car wallpapers feature sweeping vistas and wide shots of the cars. You can take in the majesty of the entire vehicle and see the way all the pieces come together. But today, we’re losing the forest for the trees. When you focus on a beautiful detail, you start to appreciate a car’s lines in a new way. Read more...
Patrick Nonwhite, blogger and attorney at Popehat.com -- when it starts working again -- joins Ace, Gabe, Drew and John to discuss the Indiana RFRA mess, Iran and Bradley Cooper's eyes. Intro: Turnpike Troubadours - 7&7 Outro: Vera Lynn -...
MINI has been out testing its all-new Clubman for more than a year now, but the latest shots reveal the John Cooper Works variant for the first time. We know this is the high-performance JCW variant because of the enlarged intakes up front, chunky roof-mounted spoiler, exhaust tips finished in chrome, and what appears to be a rear diffuser. Expect...
CarAdvice’s spy photographers have snapped a red-hot Mini JCW Cabrio prototype testing in the snow in Germany. The spy images show the John Cooper Works Cabrio test car with only light camouflage on its bonnet and the top of its windscreen, while the squiggly black and yellow plastic wrap does a slightly better job of [...]
The Mini Convertible John Cooper Works looks ready to hit showrooms in a fresh set of spy shots during cold weather testing. The body kit comes directly from the JCW version of the two-door Hardtop. Continue reading Mini JCW Convertible...Show More Summary
When Mini introduced the new John Cooper Works Hardtop model at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show we had no idea the BMW-owned brand was also working on a convertible model. That became apparent about a month later when a camouflaged Mini Convertible wearing a front bumper identical to the JCW Hardtop was spotted by our trusty paparazzi. Show More Summary
Pricing and specification details for the 2015 Mini John Cooper Works hatchback have been announced, with the range-topping go-fast model to start below $50K. Mini JCW pricing kicks off at $47,400 plus on-road costs for the six-speed manual, or $49,950 for the six-speed automatic version. That makes it $3000 cheaper than the model it replaces, [...]
MINI’s new 170kW/320Nm John Cooper Works hot hatch will hit Australia in the third quarter with a $47,400 starting price, the carmaker has confirmed. The 2015 JCW’s pricing, which marks a $3000 saving over its predecessor, sees the hot hatch join a new Cooper range positioned as an overall more affordable line-up than the previous generation. Show More Summary
The 2015 Detroit Auto Show brought a meaner and quicker Mini JCW hardtop to the market. Equipped with larger air inlets, a new front grille, a new diffuser, and more importantly, a new four-banger, this latest Mini to sport a John Cooper Works badge is also the most powerful Mini to come from the BMW-owned company. Show More Summary
MINI has just introduced its new John Cooper Works performance edition of its latest Hardtop but if you want the same sporty look for less than the car’s $31,450 starting price, the British brand is offering a new Sport Pack that adds many of the visual tweaks of the dedicated JCW model. The Sport Pack is designed for both the regular...
Mini has never offered a John Cooper Works version of its convertible model before, but that looks like it's about to change, judging from this latest prototype spotted undergoing cold-weather testing in snowy Scandinavia. Continue reading...Show More Summary
MINI’s third-generation Hardtop has finally received its John Cooper Works variant, with the sporty hatch making its official debut this week at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show. It was at the show where MINI announced that the new JCW Hardtop will go on sale in the spring, priced from $31,450 including its $850 destination charge. The subcompact...
BMW-owned Mini took the stage at the Detroit Auto Show to take the wraps off a 2015 John Cooper Works Hardtop -- the most powerful Mini the company has produced to date.
Looking for a high-performance MINI? Meet the 2015 John Cooper Works Hardtop. The latest addition to the MINI family has a 2-liter turbo-four that makes 228 horsepower and 236 lb-ft of torque. Zero to 60 comes in under 6 seconds, but the brand adds that it can jump from 50 to 75 in 5.6 seconds. Show More Summary
Mini has a roaring rebuttal to the latest Volkswagen GTI with its new, 228-horsepower John Cooper Works Hardtop. Continue reading John Cooper Works Mini rolls into Detroit, asks 'GTI who?' John Cooper Works Mini rolls into Detroit, asks 'GTI who?' originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 12 Jan 2015 17:29:00 EST. Show More Summary
The JCW is powered by a new 2.0-liter turbo four rated at 231 horsepower.
British racing green paint job, black hood stripes, and a crimson roof, brake calipers and mirrors: yep, the 2015 Mini John Cooper Works looks bonkers. Just as it should. And in addition to that radical color scheme, we now have a price tag: $30,600. Read more...
John Cooper’s cooperation with Mini began back in the days when the British automaker produced the original Mark I car. Developed as an homologation car for rally racing, the original Cooper and Cooper S models were built until 1967....Show More Summary
The new Mini John Cooper Works makes its debut alongside the “Birdman” Tony Hawk and rally driver Guerlain Chicherit. Mini’s John Cooper Works edition is the most powerful production Mini Cooper to date thanks to drastic improvements… The post Tony Hawk Skitches a Mini Cooper in New “Night Riders” Commercial appeared first on Highsnobiety.
The power output of Mini's John Cooper Works continues to grow. The first "modern" JCW Cooper was released in 2002, and made do with 200 hp (150 kW), which became 211 hp (155 kW) when the R56 Cooper was released. For the latest John Cooper Works, Mini has managed to serve up 231 hp (172 kW), making it the brand's most powerful car ever. .. Show More Summary