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Mini John Cooper Works Roadster

The Mini Roadster John Cooper Works has the top of the range powerplant and the fantastic performance that comes with it. The handling is a match for the engine and even the fuel economy isn’t too bad for a performance car. This one leaves the Roadster’s competitors in the dust.

The Mini Roadster is another opportunity for BMW to diversify the popular Mini brand. The 2-seater gets sports suspension a steeply raked windscreen and a choice of only the performance engines in the range. The addition of a full John Cooper Works performance package makes this a very competent sports car.

Mini John Cooper Works Roadster Details

Production dates2012-current
Length 3758 mm / 148 in
Width inc. mirrors 1892 mm / 74 in
Height 1391 mm / 55 in
Wheelbase 2467 mm / 97 in
Turning circle 10.7 m
Luggage capacity 240 litres / 8.48 cu ft
Fuel tank capacity 50 litres / 13.2 US gal
Warranty 3 years or unlimited miles
Service intervals Variable miles

Mini John Cooper Works Roadster Specifications

Fuel type Unleaded Petrol
Engine type Straight 4
Engine capacity 1598 cc
Power 211@6000 bhp
Torque 260@1750 nm
Transmission type 6-spd manual
Kerb weight 1270 kg / 2800 lb
UK retail price from £24,995
UK insurance group 37

Mini John Cooper Works Roadster Performance

Max speed (manual) 147 mph / 237 kph
Max speed (auto) 146 mph / 235 kph
0-100kmph (manual) 6.5 seconds
0-100kmph (auto) 6.7 seconds

Mini John Cooper Works Roadster Economy and Emissions

EU combined MPG (manual) 41.5 mpg
EU combined MPG (auto) 38.7 mpg
CO2 emissions (manual) 157 g/km
CO2 emissions (auto) 169 g/km

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