Love it or hate it, MINI has spent considerable time and effort developing the R56 JCW GP. Part of that development meant more than a little bit of time on the Nürburgring. That’s old news to regular MotoringFile readers, though. Spy shots stretch back months for both the GP Hardtop Prototype and the now shelved GP Coupe. In this video, MINI and JCW give us a small peak into that road-bound development process.

Video after the jump.