While there are more gadgets and doo-dads to distract you from the driving experience now, MINI hasn’t messed with the core JCW formula that made the first two generations such stellar hot hatches.
It’s an oversteer-happy little tyke that’s quicker than many competitors (Golf GTI Performance included), is loaded with heaps of standard kit and boasts plenty of MINI charm.
This is a most entertaining sequel indeed. The franchise is safe for now, and while the price of admission is definitely high it’s absolutely worth it.
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The Motor Report review of the 2015 MINI Cooper JCW Hatch in which it rates the vehicle four out of five stars:
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