Four-pot turbo confirmed for 2020’s really quite fast Mini John Cooper Works GP.
Concepts are supposed to get us salivating for new models. This did it a little too well.
Miss the Focus RS? Mountune does.
"Roll develops progressively, body movements are well contained, the whole car feels well supported and effective. It’s nimble, fast, grippy."
Before hot hatch crossovers and shooting brakes came these little oddities.
"There’s an almost fool-proof nature to its handling that makes it very easy to go very quickly in it, something more rambunctious rivals can’t claim..."
Quick versions of the i20 and Tucson may also be in the pipeline.
Is this a goldilocks car, or is it stuck between stools? Depends what you're looking for.
"... Easier to live with when you’re driving it calmly, more thrilling when the mood strikes you."
It may be positioned between the TSI and the R, but the Mk7.5 Golf GTI doesn’t suffer from middle child syndrome.