New MINI Countryman JCW, now only with all-wheel drive ALL4

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aero Kit, more aggressive for the JCW.

MINI reveals the new version John Cooper Works range-Countryman, who receives the same 2.0-liter engine that can be found in other versions JCW the range of the british manufacturer.

This is a block 2.0-liter twin-turbo that delivers 231 HP and 350 Nm of maximum torque. The transmissions available are a manual gearbox of 6 speeds or an automatic transmission Steptronic 8-speed transmission, this last is available only optionally. Of series, the new Countryman will have the all-wheel drive system ALL4, so that there will not be versions of front-wheel drive.

The performance of this sports version improve the version Cooper S ALL4 the Countryman, although not too much. The 0 to 100 km/h is done in 6,2 seconds, a little less than a second less than the Cooper S awd.. Its top speed is 233 km/h.

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Engine 2.0-liter 231 HP.

In this version we can find a suspension system more firm, and completing the improvements of frame new brakes source Brembo with 4-pot calipers. It has various mode of operation, which sets up the throttle response and the feel of the steering, and for those specimens equipped with the optional adaptive shock absorbers, they also modify their behavior.

Externally, we find the usual bumper custom versions John Cooper Works, more aggressive and bulky. The huge wheels of 18 inches are part of the team series being optional about 19 inches. In the interior we also find aesthetic racing, with steering wheel and sport seats and new interior finishes.

For the moment, the new Countryman JCW has been presented only online, so we have to wait until your next live presentation for this same spring. This will be released this spring in the halls of Shanghai and Geneva, with a marketing later, not yet specified.