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Warm-up on a Nordschleife: a new MINI John Cooper Works GP.

Prototype of a new impassioned contestant in a indication programme of the
British reward code to be presented to a open for a initial time
as partial of a 24 Hours Nürburgring pre-race programme – Serial
prolongation automobile will go on a marketplace in 2020 in a singular edition
of 3,000 units.


Munich. Motor racing fans from all over a world
will be energetically following a 24-hour competition during Nürburgring this
weekend. In a march of a pre-race programme of the
tradition-steeped continuation event, that starts on a afternoon of 22
Jun 2019, they will have a event to see a automobile that has
already demonstrated extensive top-class opening in battling
opposite both a time and a hurdles presented by this demanding
competition track. The new MINI John Cooper Works GP is now completing
set-up runs on a mythological Nürburgring-Nordschleife as partial of its
array growth process. Although there is still copiousness of time for
fine-tuning until a marketplace launch in 2020, a new impassioned sports
automobile in a indication operation of a British reward code is already
braggadocio path times that are roughly half a notation subsequent a record set
by a predecessor. At a 24-hour race, a MINI and John Cooper
Works engineers will miscarry their contrast programme for a short
while to benefaction a sheltered antecedent of a new MINI John Cooper
Works GP to a open for a initial time.

The new MINI John Cooper Works GP will be constructed subsequent year in a
singular book of 3,000 units. With a high engine power,
model-specific cessation record harmonised with John Cooper Works
engine racing expertise, weight-optimised construction and precisely
tangible aerodynamic properties, it sets a new benchmark in a small
automobile segment. The fact that it takes a impassioned pushing fun offering by
a MINI to a whole new turn has already turn abundantly transparent in the
march of tuning runs to date. The antecedent indication set a previous
benchmark during a Nürburgring-Nordschleife with a path time of 8:23
minutes. The antecedent of a new MINI John Cooper Works GP went round
a mythological “Green Hell” in reduction than 8 mins – and its
contrast programme is not nonetheless over.

The antecedent of a new MINI John Cooper Works GP won’t be pushing
a boundary during a proof run during a Nürburgring, though it
will frequency be means to censor a superb sporting intensity even
when driven in assuage style. A some-more than 220 kW/300 hp 4-cylinder
engine with MINI TwinPower Turbo Technology underneath a carp creates for
energetic scurry ability and a enthralling sound. Wide open air
intakes, vast light amalgamate wheels, a particular pattern of a front
and back aprons and a distinguished roof spoiler are a unmistakable
comforts for moving opening characteristics – notwithstanding the
costume practical for contrast purposes.

Racing enthusiasts during a Nürburgring can demeanour brazen to enjoying
hallmark MINI competition feeling from 3 generations. The antecedent of
a new MINI John Cooper Works GP will lift out a demonstration
runs together with a evident antecedent and also a MINI Cooper
S with John Cooper Works GP Kit, that was denounced in 2006. These two
top-class sports cars, any constructed in a tiny array of 2,000 units,
voiced pristine racing passion right from a start, given going on to
turn desired collectors’ items. Their fascinating impression is based
on a judgment of regulating a sporting MINI genes to rise a top-class
contestant that is uncompromisingly focused on impassioned pushing pleasure –
a element that is taken to an even aloft turn by a new MINI John
Cooper Works GP.


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Matthias Bode, Press Officer Product Communication
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Andreas Lampka, Head of Communication MINI
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