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New 302bhp MINI John Cooper Works GP launched at LA Motor Show

8 monthes ago   |   By Auto Express

Luke Wilkinson 2019-11-19 23:01
The fire-breathing MINI John Cooper Works GP hot hatch has been unveiled, sporting a lairy body kit, an enormous rear wing and 302bhp
MINI has launched the new John Cooper Works GP at this year's Los Angeles Motor Show. It's the fastest road-legal vehicle the brand has ever built, with a 302bhp engine, functional aerodynamics and a tauter chassis. Global production for the JCW GP is limited to just 3,000 units, 575 of which will come to the UK priced from £33,895 each. First deliveries are due in March 2020.
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302bhp Mini JCW GP unveiled in LA

302bhp Mini JCW GP unveiled in LA

8 monthes ago   |   By Autocar

New bodywork signals GP's intent. Cabin has only two seats
The John Cooper Works GP is the hottest Mini yet, doing 0-62mph in just 5.2sec
Mini's fastest road-going model yet, the John Cooper Works GP, has been revealed at the Los Angeles motor show ahead of UK deliveries starting in March 2020.
With 302bhp and 332lb ft from a 2.0-litre turbo petrol motor - significantly exceeding the output of the same unit in the 228bhp John Cooper Works model - the GP is capable of 0-62mph in 5.2sec and a top speed of 164mph.
The production run from Mini's Oxford plant is 3000 globally, with 575 destined...
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