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General Information

Make
Mini
Model
Cooper S
Color
Dark Silver
History
Bought from forum member Booney to replace my melted Mini One with S coversion. Booney had done loads to it so it made a perfect replacement, it was also fastest car at MITP 2012.

10th November 2012 bought it
11th November 2012 engine blew
11th April 2013 Rebuild completed
14th May 2013 dropped a valve
14th June 2013 spare engine fitted
0 Mini Cooper S (Dark Silver)

Modifications

Drivetrain
17% Kavs pulley
Alta CAI V2
GRS chargecooler V2
Catcam camshaft
Janspeed 200 cell sports cat
Locally ported head, +1.8mm inlet, +2.3mm exh
Crower valve springs and retainers
Facelift supercharger
Thumper ported inlet manifold
Fully balanced internals
Balanced OEM crank shaft
Carillo Con rods
Dimple plugged
Aquamist HFS-3 with DDS v10 gauge
Howerton engineering 2gal baffled meth tank
Mocal Oil cooler

Added
* RMW Arias 10:1 high CR pistons
* OS Giken Twin disc clutch with uprated plate
* OS Giken flywheel
* ARP L19 head bolts
* Innovate LC-2 wideband o2 sensor w/gauge
* Facelift gearbox
* OS Giken diff
* Driveshaft shop 450whp driveshafts
* Custom Simpson Race Exhaust with repackable silencers
* 1000cc Injectors
* ViPEC ECU
* oil temp sensor, 4x EGT sensors
* RMW Race Manifold

Removed
- Borla side exit exhaust for a cooper
- 450cc fuel injectors
- Bytronik full access
- OBX LSD
- Janspeed Manifold
- GTT Manifold
- Clutchmasters/Fidanza Flywheel
- Clutchmasters FX400 6-puck clutch
- Innovate LC-1 wideband o2 sensor w/gauge

Planned
* Madness ;)
Interior
Sunroof
Black painted trim
* Fully sound insulated exhaust tunnel
* Black speedo gauge face
* Aim Pista dash, w. Oil Temp, Oil Pressure, AFR, knock warning light, etc
* 4-point cage
* Sparco Evo seats
* Luke harnesses

Removed
- R56 JCW Recaro seats
- Rear seat trimmed in leather to match
- Scangauge 2

planned..
* Sunroof delete
Exterior
JCW Cooper body kit
Tinted window front and rear
* Facelift taillights dechromed
* Facelift Xenons
* Colour coded boot handle
Audio
8th August 2012 246.5whp / 184.6wtq @8000
Suspension
Powerflex bushes
Whiteline rear anti-roll bar
Whiteline adjustable drop links
Fletcher rear strut brace
R56 brembo brakes with matching rears
Carbotech XP8 front and rear. XP12 for track
Goodridge braided brake lines
Orranje motorsport brake ducts

Added..
* GTT front strut brace
* R56 rear trailing arms, powder coated
* JRZ RS Coilovers
* Coastal racing Mini challenge control arms

removed..
- Cyberspeed adjustable rear control arms
- MeisterR coilovers
- Hardrace adjustible rear control arms
- Bilstein PSS9 Coilovers
Wheel and Tire
Rota Boost in Gun Metal with Yokohama Parada Spec 2
* OZ Racing Ultralegerra wheels in Silver with Nokian WR A3 winter tyres
* OZ Racing Superlegerra wheels in Anthracite with Neutron NT5000
* Team Dynamics TD-1.2 Matt Black with Pirelli P-Zero Corsa track tyres

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