On the occasion of its official return in the one-make Championship 2016, MINI Italy decided to propose the John Cooper Works Challenge Edition, a new special limited edition series, which can enhance the sporty nature and the tradition of the British brand. Made of only 35 numbered copies, the MINI John Cooper Works Challenge Edition is definitely geared towards model competitions and the world of Motorsport, with specific customizations both aesthetically and technically.
Here is the Rebel Green exterior color with contrasting red for the roof and black for the front grille and decorative frames of the headlights, thus emphasizing the muscular, dynamic shape of the car. Among other aesthetic details, then we find the specific finishes for the bumpers, the air intake on the hood and the classic flag “Union Jack” on the roof, but rethought in a red shade of red; the uniqueness of each article is represented by the consecutive number on the driver’s side door, while the interior is leather Dynamic Black/Red with John Cooper Works sports seats.
Technically, the MINI John Cooper Works Challenge Edition provides the exhaust system with butterfly valve with John Cooper Works Pro 4.0 Bluetooth command, able to emphasize the sporty character of the car from an acoustic point of view with the Sport and Track modes: the first it is approved for use on public roads, while the Track has been designed for use in the circuit and provides an increased sound to reflect experience certainly more intense driving. Under the hood is placed a 2.0 Turbo 231 HP and 320 Nm, which allows you to push the British car from 0 to 100 Km/h in 6.1 seconds and it reaches a top speed of 246 Km/h.