The MINI Clubman JCW will be seen in the 2008 Mini Challenge Championship as a safety car featuring an uprated 1.6 liter turbocharged engine,a body kit and tweaked suspension. The Clubman JCW will go on sale at the end of next year at a price of £25.000.
The body kit includes: ground hugging front splitter and large multi spoke alloys, huge rear spoiler plus a diffuser through which the twin exhausts exit. All these styling cues are likely to be carried over to the production model.
The power grows from 175bhp to 210bhp and the peak torque from 260Nm to 280Nm. It will make the 0 to 60 mph sprint in just 6 seconds and will hit a top speed of 150 mph.