MINI Korea launches two limited edition editions
MINI JCW Clubman T51 Edition, the first edition to show 306 horsepower as a model to honor the Cooper T51
MINI 3-Door King’s Road Edition inspired by fashion hub King’s Road streets
Premium compact car brand MINI Korea announced that it will release two limited edition editions of the MINI JCW Clubman and the MINI 3-Door Cooper S model.
MINI JCW Clubman T51 Edition
First, the’MINI JCW Clubman T51 Edition’, which is released for a total of 20 units only, is a model that honors the Cooper T51, which appeared like a comet at the Monaco Grand Prix in 1959 and won first place.
The Cooper T51, manufactured by Cooper Car Company, was the first race car to win with a rear engine in the history of F1, and the legendary drivers of F1’Sir Sterling Moss’ and’Bruce McLaren’ played a lot in the race. It is also.
This edition was created to commemorate the spirit of challenge and F1 championship of John Cooper, the founder of Cooper Car Company and a pioneer in motor sports.Based on the MINI JCW Clubman, this edition is equipped with a variety of custom accessories that allow you to feel racing DNA throughout the interior and exterior.
Red stripes are applied to the bumpers, air intakes, and trunks to create a strong and sporty atmosphere, while a carbon-like decal is added to the lower part of the bonnet and side doors to emphasize the luxury. In addition, the model name T51 is engraved on the door sill with side scuttles and aluminum parts, highlighting the speciality of the high-performance edition.
In addition, Thunder Gray exterior color, melting silver roof and red mirror cap, piano black exterior package, 19-inch JCW circuit spoke two-tone wheels, MINI Yours Piano Black illuminated interior style, MINI Yours leather lounge seats and steering wheel. By applying it, the personality and dignity of the high-performance edition were added.
On the other hand, the MINI JCW Clubman T51 Edition boasts a powerful performance suitable for high-performance models. The combination of the new four-cylinder JCW twin-power turbo engine and the eight-speed Steptronic Sport automatic transmission delivers a maximum output of 306 hp and a maximum torque of 45.9 kg·m for the first time in the MINI Edition, and the time it takes to accelerate from standstill to 100 km/h Is only 4.9 seconds.
The price of the MINI JCW Clubman T51 Edition is 61.2 million won. (VAT included, individual consumption tax reduced by 3.5%)
MINI 3-Door King’s Road Edition
In addition to the MINI JCW Clubman T51 Edition,’MINI 3 Door King’s Road Edition’ will also be released for a total of 40 units.
The name of this edition was conceived from King’s Road, a representative shopping street in the Chelsea area in southwest London, England, known as the birthplace of young fashion in the late 1960s. King’s Road is also where British fashion designer Mary Quant, who created miniskirts inspired by MINI, opened his own boutique for the first time.
Based on the MINI 3-Door Cooper S, the MINI King’s Road Edition is inspired by the streets of King’s Road with high street fashion and the soul of artists. It expresses fashion and hip sensibility.
The exterior has a midnight black exterior color, a melting silver color roof and mirror cap, and an 18-inch cone spoke wheel, and chrome lines are placed throughout to stand out for elegance. Here, a silver colored rhombus pattern that creates a sophisticated atmosphere with understated splendor was applied to the exterior of the bonnet, roof, and the lower part of the side door. In addition, the edition name was engraved on the door sill with side scuttles and aluminum parts to differentiate it from the previous model.
Inside, the interior style of the MINI Yours Piano Black illuminated interior style, the MINI Yours leather steering wheel, and the satellite gray color Chester leather seats add to the luxury.
The price of the MINI 3-Door King’s Road Edition is 47 million won. (VAT included, individual consumption tax reduced by 3.5%)
Meanwhile, MINI Korea is expanding the power of choices by introducing various limited edition models such as the MINI Rosewood Edition, MINI Convertible Sidewalk Edition, and MINI Saville Low Edition this year.