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Mini John Cooper Works GP spied with wide body, big wing

The 300-horsepower hot hatch is mostly revealed

The 300-horsepower hot hatch is mostly revealed.

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2019 Mini John Cooper Works Hardtop International Orange Edition is very bright, expensive, verbose

It shares its color with the Golden Gate Bridge

It shares its color with the Golden Gate Bridge.

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Latest Mini John Cooper Works GP is a radical-looking concept car

It takes fender flares to a new level

No word on production, but we wouldn't rule it out.

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Mini Clubman to get the 'Works,' four-door Hardtop not so much

The John Cooper Works label is poised to spread to Mini's most grown-up car, but don't expect a jacked-up off-road version ever.

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Mini Hardtop Four-Door Carbon Edition breaks cover [UPDATE]

Enthusiasts seeking a four-door JCW Mini Hardtop can now get the next best thing with the 208-horsepower Carbon Edition that's limited to 150 units in the US.

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Did BMW drag its feet on Mini recall?

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is opening an investigation into BMW's reporting of a recall for 30,456 Mini cars.

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2015 Mini John Cooper Works Hardtop Video Review

Join us as we drive Mini's newest hot hatch around hilly Connecticut and New York state.

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

Mini has a roaring rebuttal to the latest Volkswagen GTI with its new, 228-horsepower John Cooper Works Hardtop.

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Mini JCW arrives suitably early thanks to Aussie leak [UPDATE]

UPDATE: Mini has released official photos and details of the new John Cooper Works, which we've added above and below, respectively.

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Mini John Cooper Works gets ready to rumble

Mini gave us our first taste of its next-generation John Cooper Works Hardtop in concept form at the 2014 Detroit Auto Show. And in fact, we already know that the production version Steven J. Ewing

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Mini testing new JCW on the Nürburgring Nordschleife

Mini fans have had plenty to chew on lately. In the past month alone, the Anglo-Saxon automaker revealed its quirky, one-off Paceman Adventure pickup and dazzled showgoers over the weekend at the Concorso d'Eleganza Villa d'Este with the Noah Joseph

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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 Sweden.

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How Mini shacked 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 some sort, e.g., Mini Cooper Paceman or Mini Co

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Mini reveals new John Cooper Works concept ahead of Detroit

BMW effectively hit the reset button when it unveiled the new Mini at the LA Auto Show last month, opening the door to a whole raft of new variants to follow – and this is the first.

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Mini John Cooper Works Paceman is a potent little hot hatch in a fat suit

If there's one thing we're never going to complain about, it's that Mini has found it necessary to put the John Cooper Works treatment on every single one of its models. We love the JCW package across the board, and the final installment of the high-performance chapter (for now, anyway) comes in the form of the Steven J. Ewing

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