And surprise surprise, they seem to like it. Here’s an excerpt:

>Add it all up and you have a small car that accelerates like a serious sports sedan. If you’ve never driven a Mini, then you don’t know the thrill of a car you can drive literally by intuition. Parking is a snap, but more importantly, the steering of this car is uncannily direct. No other car–and I’m a jaded car critic–provides the go-cart-like control of a Mini. Add the JCW ingredients and stir for a Mini that handles synaptically quick.

>And the JCW car doesn’t feel brutal, the way a lot of factory tuners can. It’s still forgiving enough to drive for several hours on the highway, but unlike a giant family hauler, this car will never bore you to sleep, even if you’re merely commuting.

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