Type 2-door, 2-passenger compact coupe
Layout Front engine/front-wheel drive
Engine 1.6-litre I4, DOHC, 16 valves
  1.6-litre I4, DOHC, 16 valves, turbocharged
Horsepower 121 @ 6000 rpm
  181 @ 5500 rpm (S)
  208 @ 6000 rpm (JCW)
Torque (lb-ft) 118 @ 4250 rpm
  177 @ 1600 rpm (S)
  184 @ 1850 rpm (JCW)
Transmission 6-speed manual
  6-speed automatic (optional Cooper, S)
Tires Cooper, S P195/55R16 all-season run-flats
Tires JCW P205/45R17 summer performance run-flats
Curb weight Cooper 1160 kg (2557 lbs)(M/T)
  1195 kg (2634 lbs)(A/T)
Curb weight S 1215 kg (2678 lbs)(M/T)
  1240 kg (2733 lbs)(A/T)
Curb weight JCW 1225 kg (2700 lbs)
Wheelbase 2467 mm (97.1 in)
Length Cooper 3728 mm (146.7 in)
Length S, JCW 3734 mm (147.0 in)
Width 1683 mm (66.2 in)
Height Cooper 1378 mm (54.2 in)
Height S, JCW 1394 mm (54.8 in)
Cargo capacity 280 L (9.8 cu.ft.)
Fuel consumption Cooper M/T City: 6.8 L/100 km (42 mpg Imp)
  Hwy: 5.3 L/100 km (53 mpg Imp)
Fuel consumption Cooper A/T City: 7.3 L/100 km (39 mpg Imp)
  Hwy: 5.4 L/100 km (52 mpg Imp)
Fuel consumption S M/T City: 7.7 L/100 km (37 mpg Imp)
  Hwy: 5.6 L/100 km (50 mpg Imp)
Fuel consumption S A/t City: 7.9 L/100 km (36 mpg Imp)
  Hwy: 5.8 L/100 km (49 mpg Imp)
Fuel consumption JCW City: 7.7 L/100 km (37 mpg Imp)
  Hwy: 5.6 L/100 km (50 mpg Imp)
Fuel type Premium
Warranty 4 yrs/80,000 km
Powertrain warranty 4 yrs/80,000 km
Side airbags Standard
Curtain airbags Standard
Anti-lock brakes Standard
Traction control Standard
Stability control Standard
Assembly location Oxford, England