The new electric MINI Cooper presented in Munich on the first day of autumn, together with her electric version of the Countryman. Then, it was known that it will be available in two power versions (Me 184 PS and SE with 218 PS) and to four trim levels: Essential, Classic, Favoured και JCW.
Now, the MINI presented in detail the sportier version, the JCW and publicized, for first time, her photos. Of course, although the initials JCW (John Cooper Works) are usually combined with “hot” versions and in terms of powerin this particular case this is not true.
The 3-door MINI Cooper SE in the JCW version he retains the electric motor of 218 PS and 330 Nm and speeds up to 6.7 sec. from 0-100 km/h. The energy capacity battery 54,2 kWh gives autonomy 402 km and supports charging 95 kW. As a result, to “fill” from the 10% to 80% are required less than 30 minuteswhile it can also be charged from alternating current 11 kW.
“The all-electric MINI Cooper SE in new John Cooper Works edition combines the passion for eiconic design, legendary performance and sustainable mobility. It is the epitome of efficiency and driving pleasure”says the head of MINI, Stefanie Wurst.
So what does the new JCW version offer? Essentially it constitutes the sports variant. He brings it new John Cooper Works logowith the clean lines, the tricolor (red, white, black) and checkered flagplaced on the octagonal mask.
The dynamic look is also expressed with the exclusives 18-inch alloy wheels 10 rays and the red brake calipers. The ceiling features a contrasting color Chili Red – inspired by motorsport – just like the mirror capswhile the special ones for JCW hood stripes in red or black (optional) emphasize MINI’s familiar dynamic character on the road.
They are in the basic equipment front-rear diffuserswhile the mask and logo in glossy black color underline the strong overall impression.
In addition, the LED headlights have special graphics, with the daytime running lights consisting of two thin horizontal light bars. As for the graphics of the rear lights highlight the width of the body.
The changes continue inside as well. The seats consist of synthetic leather and feature red stitching and colorful fabric lining at shoulder level. Similar high-quality investment covers the door panelswhile red and black also dominate in dashboard. In front of the passenger seat there is also the new JCW badge.
THE central OLED display has a diameter 240 mm and offers, grouped together, all the necessary information for the various functions of the vehicle. The MINI Experience Modes allow for additional personalization, such as GO-KART Mode, which colors the screen and interior lighting in a special shade of red. In addition to the exclusive sound, there is optimized throttle response for a sportier driving experience.
Security systems are rich, while they exist 12 ultrasonic sensors and 4 camerasresulting in the parking to be an easy task. Yes, it is possible parking via smartphonewithout the driver having to be in his seat, through the advanced function EXPLORE Mode.
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