2013 MINI Countryman JCW ALL4 Dakar

MINI John Cooper Works Country-man ALL4 is a special tribute to the French duo of Jean Paul Cottret and Stephane Peterhansel to celebrate their victory at the just concluded 2013 Dakar-Rally. 11 replicas of the original car will be built to commemorate Peterhansel's trail of 11 victories in the Dakar Rally.

This car combines chassis technology and a race-bred powertrain with the all wheel drive features that proves its mettle once again.
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Specifications

General Info
Vehicle Type: AWD 4 Door Hatch Est. Market Price: NA
Fuel Tank Capacity: 12.4 gals (47 L) MPG: 26 city / 45 hwy
Dimensions**
Length: 162.7 in. (413.3 cm) Wheelbase: 102.2 in. (259.5 cm)
Height: 60.9 in. (154.9 cm) Width: 78.6 in. (199.6 cm)
Curb Weight: 3097 lbs (1405 kg) Ground Clearance: NA
Luggage Capacity: 12.3 cu ft Maximum Seating: 2+2
Performance
Engine: 1.6 Liter Inline 4 Compression Ratio: 10.5: 1
Horsepower: 218 HP Max RPM: 6000 rpm
Torque: 280 lb-ft @ 1900-5000 rpm Transmission: DTC
0-60 mph: 7.0 seconds Top Speed: 140 mph (225 km/h)

**Stock Specs

It's the brainchild of two motor work giants - John Cooper Works and MINI who have presented in unique features to go with an outstanding design to showcase both the euphoria engulfing the recently concluded Dakar rally and the thrill of Peterhansel and Cottret winning the title race in a ground breaking manner.
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Engine

Powered by a turbo-charged 1.6 L 4-cylinder engine that. The engine produces 218 horsepower and 207 lb-ft of torque. The JCW All-4 can accelerate from 0-62 mph in just 7 seconds and is backed by an all-wheel ALL4 drive system.

Performance

The MINI ALL-4 serves up optimum directional stability and traction in all under wheel conditions and all weather while retaining immense agility in taking sharp corners. The car enjoys variable power distribution between the rear and the front axle and is known to maintain an irresistible forward surging momentum (as witnessed in the just concluded Paris-Dakar rally 2013).

Exterior

Set apart by its bright green stripes and matte black paint with 19'' wheels and added lights.
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Interior

A continuation of the well-designed exterior; it carries on with the black-green theme but with unique stitching. Its green embroidered headrests give it a sharp and noticeable spark.

The Mini Countryman JCW ALL-4 Dakar 2013 is energy-packed as well as entertaining and is bound to usher a revolution into the ever-booming motor world and by extension the history of the Dakar Rally.