We’ve already watched opinions of the MINI John Cooper Works (JCW) GP, and now it’s time to see what it could possibly do on the monitor within the fingers of a talented driver.
The firm’s strongest street-legal automotive ever was set free on the Sachsenring by AutoBildSportsCars, and your complete run was filmed from the cockpit.
MINI’s tremendous scorching hatch managed to put up a lap time of 1:38.48. That doesn’t imply a lot, and never as a result of the JCW GP is just not an thrilling automotive, however as a result of it’s vehicles from greater segments which can be subjected to quick runs today, and they’re means faster.
Still, simply to have some extent of reference, the primary era Audi R8 V10 Spyder accomplished the course in 1:37.74 in keeping with FastestLaps, round one second faster than the BMW M6 Gran Coupe Competition. Thus, one might say that the highest MINI is just not far off in comparison with some rather more costly and highly effective piece of equipment, not less than in that exact monitor.
Powered by a 2.0-liter TwinPower Turbo four-cylinder, the JCW GP has 301 horsepower (306 PS / 225 kW) and 332 pound-feet (450 Nm) of torque which can be channeled to the entrance axle through an eight-speed computerized transmission with built-in differential lock. This allows a 0-62 mph (0-100 km/h) dash of 5.2 seconds and a 165 mph (265 km/h) high velocity.