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    Detroit: John Cooper Works Mini rolls into Detroit, asks 'GTI who?'

    Mini marched into the 2015 Detroit Auto Show and introduced its very own competitor to the Volkswagen GTI with new John Cooper Works Hardtop. Blessed with 228 horsepower and 236 pound-feet from its 2.0-litre, turbocharged four-cylinder, the new JCW should provide a more thrilling drive than the ...

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    Spy Shots: First Mini John Cooper Works prototype spied

    The highlight of Mini's 2014 Detroit Auto Show stand was the arrival of the John Cooper Works Concept, a sportier version of the three-door hatch that presages the next JCW model on the new platform. Now, we have our first images of the production car undergoing winter testing way up north in ...

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    Video: How did Mini shack up with John Cooper?

    The late Sir Alexander Arnold Constantine Issigonis, Alec Issignonis to his Internet friends, designed a car that was sold as the Morris Mini-Minor, the Austin Seven and later the Austin Mini. Go to the Mini USA website and check out the models, though, and every one of them is called a Cooper of ...

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    Review: 2013 MINI John Cooper Works GP [w/video]

    Location Is Everything Back in February, Mini invited me to come try out its brand-new Paceman coupe-crossover-hatchback thing in Puerto Rico, and not long after, we spit out a Quick Spin detailing our impressions of the little-big two-door. But here's what we didn't tell you: Mini also let us ...

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    Featured: A look at Mini's complex model history

    What do Austin, Morris, British Motor Corporation, British Motor Holdings, British Leyland, Rover Group, and BMW all have in common? Each company has had a hand in bringing the world a sprightly, fuel-efficient, front-wheel-drive fun box on wheels – the Mini. The Sir Alec ...

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    Rumormill: Next-gen Mini interior ditching familiar centre speedo

    A Reddit user has posted images of the 2015 F56 Mini Cooper, a car nearing its public debut. As has been the case since the launch of the new Mini in 2001, the overall exterior shape underneath camouflage screams Mini, but insiders are still calling the coming F56 model "the most aggressively ...

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    First Drive: 2014 Mini John Cooper Works Paceman All4

    The One Mini Should Have Taken Rallying It needs to be said: Mini using the Countryman as their World Rally Championship racer's bodystyle of choice has done them no favours on the marketing front. And that's what it's all about in motorsports these days: marketing and image. We have just driven ...

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    Featured: 2013 MINI John Cooper Works GP unleashed at Toronto Auto Show

    The 2013 Mini John Cooper Works GP is a limited production hatchback that promises many smiles from within. Trust us, it even promises smiles as you approach its tidy exterior; bestowed with a front and rear wing it simply screams: "drive me." The new Mini JCW GP is the fastest Mini ever built. ...

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    Quick Spin: 2013 MINI John Cooper Works Roadster

    It looks like 2012 was certainly the year of the MINI for Autoblog Canada. After a trio of press events and more than few press loaners, we were behind the wheel of nearly every conceivable body style and trim offered. Earlier this year we had a chance to flog the Cooper S Coupe, then Cooper S ...

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    Official: Mini John Cooper Works Paceman is a hot hatch crossover coupe

    The Mini John Cooper Works Paceman, the seventh in the JCW line and called "the first Sports Activity Coupe in its class," is here. It takes its place at the top of the Paceman food chain with a 1.6-litre, twin-scroll turbocharged engine putting out 218 horsepower, with 201 pound-feet of torque ...