2012 MINI Cooper Coupe 2-Door John Cooper Works Specs

2-Door John Cooper Works
MSRP based on 2-Door John Cooper Works

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 25 mpg City/33 mpg Hwy
Engine Turbocharged Gas I4, 1.6L
EPA Class Minicompact
Style Name John Cooper Works
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 2
Passenger Doors 2
Body Style 2dr Car
Transmission 6-speed manual Getrag transmission


EPA Classification Minicompact
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2701
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity 2
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD -
Front Leg Room (in) 41.7
Passenger Volume (ft³) - TBD -
Front Shoulder Room (in) 50.3
Front Head Room (in) 38.4
Exterior Dimensions
Wheelbase (in) 97.1
Track Width, Rear (in) 57.5
Height, Overall (in) 54.5
Length, Overall (in) 148.0
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.5
Track Width, Front (in) 57.2
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 66.3
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) 7.0
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) NA

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.2
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 25
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 33

Performance Specs

Engine Order Code N/A
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 192 @ 1850-5600
Fuel System Direct Injection
Engine Type Turbocharged Gas I4
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 208 @ 6000
Displacement 1.6L/98
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.30
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.81
Trans Description Cont. Manual
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.13
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.70
Trans Order Code NA
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.13
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.23
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.94
Trans Type 6
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.48
Clutch Size (in) - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.0 x - TBD -
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.4 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.1
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.1
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code N/A
Spare Tire Size NA
Front Tire Size P205/45R17
Rear Tire Order Code N/A
Rear Tire Size P205/45R17
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Material NA
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.0
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) NA
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD -

Safety Features

Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger Yes
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) No
Air Bag-Side Body-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear No
Air Bag-Side Head-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear No
Brakes-ABS Yes
Child Safety Rear Door Locks No
Daytime Running Lights No
Traction Control Yes
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps Yes
Parking Aid No
Tire Pressure Monitor Yes
Back-Up Camera No
Stability Control Yes
Other Features 4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS) -inc: brake assist
Electronic brake force distribution (EBD)
Cornering brake control (CBC)
Dynamic traction control
Dynamic stability control (DSC)
Side impact door beams w/interlocking anchoring system
Advanced crumple zones
Dual stage front air bags -inc: passenger occupant sensor
Front seat-mounted side-impact air bags
Front side curtain air bags
Deployed airbag triggered crash sensor -inc: fuel cutoff,...
3-point seat belts -inc: front automatic pretensioners & force...
Twin horns
Tire pressure monitor


Basic Miles/km 50,000
Basic Years 4
Corrosion Miles/km Unlimited
Corrosion Years 12
Drivetrain Miles/km 50,000
Drivetrain Years 4
Maintenance Miles/km 36,000
Maintenance Years 3
Roadside Assistance Miles/km Unlimited
Roadside Assistance Years 4

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.5
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA
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