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MINI Coupe Tentatively Revealed; BMW Releases Official Details 7
Posted by Alex Ion in Automotive News, BMW, John Cooper Works (JCW), MINI Cooper Coupe on 06 7th, 2011

BMW Group has officially come up with details on the upcoming MINI Coupe. MINI Cooper Coupe comes in four different engine variants including the range-topping John Cooper Works edition.

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MINI Coupe is 3,728 mm long and comes with a wheelbase measuring 2,467 mm. The front track is 1,459 mm wide and rear-axle track comes in a width of 1,467 mm.

The John Cooper Works (JCW) edition will be powered by a 1.6 liter turbocharged engine with an output of 155 kW/211 PS (207 bhp) and 280 Nm (207 lb-ft) of peak torque while the MINI Cooper S Coupe features a 1.6 liter turbo unit that develops 135 kW/184 PS (181 bhp) and 240 Nm (177 lb-ft) of torque.

The JCW can hit up to 100 km/h (62 mph) in 6.4 seconds and has a top speed of 240 km/h (149 mph). Fuel consumption is 7.1 liters/100 km (39.8 mpg imp) with a CO2 emissions quotient of 165 g/km.

On the diesel front, there is MINI Cooper SD Coupe with a 2.0 liter diesel engine capable of an output of 105 kW/143 PS (141 bhp) and 305 Nm (225 lb-ft) of torque.

All variants except the MINI JCW Coupe feature a standard 6-speed manual transmission and an optional six-speed automatic!