January 16, 2017
Celebrate Chinese New Year in 2017 with the Most Adventurous MINI.
MINI Malaysia Introduces the New and Exclusive MINI Countryman JCW Design Edition
this Chinese New Year with a special financing interest rate of 1.25%.
Cyberjaya, 16 January 2017 – In celebration of the arrival of the New Year of the
Rooster, MINI Malaysia introduces the stylish new MINI Countryman JCW Design
The new limited edition MINI Countryman is created in inspiration from MINI’s successful
track record in adventurous driving, exuding an aggressive presence ready for adventure
but at the same time, a perfect compact premium sports activity vehicle with style for
Introducing the new variant of the MINI Countryman, Mr. Han Sang Yun, Managing
Director and CEO of BMW Group Malaysia said, “One glimpse at the new MINI
Countryman JCW Design Edition and you would know that this MINI commands
presence and was created for the MINI enthusiast inspired by performance and
motorsports. The new MINI carries the John Cooper Works expression with pride and
inspires the adventurer in us all in style.”
The new MINI Countryman JCW Design Edition arrives at all MINI Authorized
Dealerships nationwide with a special Chinese New Year campaign beginning today until
March 31 st 2017. The special ownership programme exclusively for the new variant offers
a special financing interest rate of 1.25% and includes the Ultimate Protection
Programme and Enhanced Road Warrior by MINI Insurance (underwritten by Allianz
General Insurance Company (Malaysia) Bhd. (735426-V), as well as a 5-Year Unlimited
Mileage Warranty with Free Scheduled Service as complimentary.
Throughout the campaign period, all MINI dealerships nationwide will also be organising
open houses where visitors and new owners of the new MINI Countryman JCW Design
Edition will receive festive ‘Ang Pow’ packets and MINI merchandises for test drives.
Guests can also take part in activities for the whole family including Fortune Sticks, MINI
Maze, Wheel of Challenges, and Darts of Prosperity where they stand a chance win MINI
merchandises for the festive Lunar New Year.
The New MINI Countryman JCW Design Edition.
The John Cooper Works Aerodynamic Kit lends the new MINI Countryman JCW Design
Edition a powerful, striking appearance, a visual reflection of the John Cooper Works
sporting heritage. The full kit which includes front splitter, side skirts, side scuttles, rear
diffuser and door sill makes the car look even more sporty and muscular than usual. The
new MINI Countryman JCW Design Edition is also dressed with John Cooper Works
Sport Stripes which run parallel from the front to back and on the sides of the car, giving
the MINI a more aggressive look and stance.
Additionally, the new MINI Countryman JCW Design Edition is the only MINI to offer the
new interchangeable MINI LED door projectors. This makes for a special experience
when getting into and out of the car wherein as soon as the doors are opened, a
graphic is projected onto the ground. In addition to the MINI logo, this also comes with
a Union Jack design and a John Cooper Works design. As a result, driving the new
MINI Countryman JCW Design edition is even more personalized and unique.
Alongside the striking appearance of the new MINI Countryman JCW Design Edition is
the unrivalled Go-Kart driving dynamics, which is delivered powerful 190 hp engine.
Hitting 100 km/h from a standstill in just 7.8 seconds and at a top speed of 212 km/h, the
new MINI Countryman JCW Design Edition also produces an impressive 240 Nm to
260Nm with its Overboost Function.
Inside, the new MINI Countryman JCW Design Edition boasts a selection of new design
and functional elements. This includes the MINI Visual Boost with a 6.5-inch high-
resolution colour LCD screen. The car is steered from a Sports Leather steering wheel
with Paddle Shifters as the driver and passengers are seated in sports seats with Leather
Gravity Carbon Black upholstery. The interior surface which is dressed in Piano Black
also features chrome elements and just like all the other MINI, this car comes with
With Park Distance Control, entering or leaving the tightest parking space becomes much
easier while driving this car. Another feature in this car would be the extra helpings of fun
urban driving that can be summoned with a touch of the Sport Button, which tweaks the
engine’s responses and the power assistance provided by the steering.
The versatile character of the new MINI Countryman JCW Design Edition is further
emphasized with a boot space of 350 litres, which can be extended to 1,170 litres when
seats are folded down. The 40:20:20 split rear seats that fold down individually, can also
slide 13 cm forward for more space in the boot. With the split-folding rear seats,
customization to the seating arrangement is made possible to accommodate more cargo
without sacrificing passenger comfort. The new MINI Countryman JCW Design Edition
also has a flat load compartment floor which allows extra storage space under the floor of
the luggage compartment for additional storage and versatility.
The new MINI Countryman JCW Design Edition is available in four paint finishes
including Light White, Blazing Red, Starlight Blue and Jungle Green; all with Black roof
and mirror caps.
The retail price (on the road and without insurance) for the new MINI Countryman JCW
Design Edition with 5-Year Unlimited Mileage Warranty with Free Scheduled Service is