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Car Review: Mini JCW. A fantastic hot hatch that puts it up to the Volkswagen Golf R?

This week we're reviewing the MINI JCW (John Cooper Works).

Instead of reviewing the MINI in an ordinary fashion, we decided to take a trip down memory lane and look into the heritage of the MINI over the last 60 years; from where it started, to the Monte Carlo rally and all the other milestones along the way.

Later in the video, we explore the JCW in a little more depth, talk about the power, the automatic gearbox and even the tyres used. It's a fantastic hot hatch that handles phenomenally, in fact, it arguably handles better than the king of hot hatches - the Volkswagen Golf R. It's got the right amount of power to suffice without it being un-drivable or a complete handful.

We hope that you enjoy our review/ 'MINI' documentary.

Many thanks to Daisy Stewart for supplying her lovely limited edition Paul Smith original Mini.

Check out our latest range of MINI's here.

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