The MINI Cooper is quite an odd car. It returned to the market under the ownership of BWM and became quite the little hot hatch. Over the years the car grew in size and sorta became undeserving of the MINI name because they got so big. Performance always increased with the size, but the magic wasn’t there. Then, just to confuse people, the smaller body shape was still available too, and that’s what you see here, the best-sized version with the best setup and to make it even better, it comes not only in JCW-spec but also in a limited edition guise of said spec. We like that. This MINI John Cooper Works is called the 1to6 Edition and is limited to just 999 units worldwide. The MINI John Cooper Works 1to6 Edition features a Midnight Black body colour with Piano Black accents, an edition-specific running bonnet stripe with edition-specific graphics, the edition logo in silver, white and red, corresponding badges on the C-pillar and the rear of the vehicle and side scuttles, 18-inch Circuit Spoke rims in Jet Black, and the door sills have an edition-specific 1to6 logo-design. The 3D-embossed decorative surface on the passenger side features the edition logo in a tone-on-tone design, while the black lettering “One of 999” on the left of the steering wheel refers to the limited edition of the John Cooper Works 1to6 Edition. The gear shift is also featured in the colours of the edition logo with a red background graphic and red leather stitching and there are also stainless-steel pedals. The instrument cluster features a glowing red bezel with red ambient lighting and a contrasting anthracite-coloured headliner. The lower spoke of the Nappa leather sports steering wheel and the floor mats also the 1to6 Edition emblem. The edition is rounded off by specific keycaps in the 1to6 logo design.
Take a look at the YouTube video that's sort of related to what you just read up above, while what you see here in the video isn't the limited edition MINI we've been on about, but it does a good job of showing just why a John Cooper Works-spec MINI is something rather cool and special: Things You Didn't Know About The MINI John Cooper Works | The Miniac
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