MINI has recently announced the launch of the Paceman JCW in Australia, where the cheapest version of the model can now be yours from 58,600 AUD.
The new MINI Paceman JCW is getting optimized dynamically tuned dampers an anti roll bars, a high performance braking system, an upgraded steering system, the JCW aerokit with a two-tone paint job to help it stand out from a crowd, the JCW sports leather steering wheel, piano black trim, red stitching, anthracite roof line, climate control, anti-dazzle rearview mirror, Harmon/Kardon audio system, bi-xenon headlights, 18-inch alloy wheels and much more.
The MINI Paceman JCW is powered by a 1.6 liter four-cylinder turbocharged engine, which is producing a total output of 208 HP at 6,000 rpm, with a peak torque of 207 lb-ft with over boost, available between 1,700 rpm and 4,500 rpm (192 at 1,850 rpm – 5,600 rpm). The unit is mated to a six-speed automatic transmission, or to a six-speed manual, depending on the version chosen, which is allowing the model to accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) in 7 seconds and reach a top speed of 225 km/h (140 mph). Prices for the model stands at $58,600, for the manual version, while the automatic is priced at $60,950.