MINI Cooper John Cooper Works Clubman ALL4 Owner’s Guide

The MINI Cooper John Cooper Works Clubman ALL4 is one of the automaker’s most luxurious vehicles to date. Also known simply as the JCW Clubman ALL4, this model blends high-end design with top performance. It’s a retro-cool MINI Cooper that looks reminiscent of earlier vehicles while providing all of the latest tech advancements and an advanced turbocharged engine. 

Before you decide to own a MINI Cooper John Cooper Works Clubman ALL4 in Austin, check out this quick overview on what it’s like to drive one around Central Texas. 

The MINI Cooper John Cooper Works Clubman ALL4 Model Essentials

When you see the John Cooper Works moniker you know that you’re not looking at a standard MINI Cooper model. All of the JCW models, including the MINI Cooper John Cooper Works Clubman ALL4 model, are more refined and powerful than their non-JCW counterparts. If you’ve had your eye on the Clubman, but wished that it had a little more pep in its step the John Cooper Works MINI Clubman ALL4 won’t disappoint.

MINI Cooper John Cooper Works Clubman ALL4 Performance 

Like the standard Clubman, the JCW version offers nimble handling with a super low center of gravity. However, the John Cooper Works Clubman ALL4 model is all about upping the power. You will sacrifice three miles per gallon in exchange for the extra power, but for drivers that put a premium on performance, it’s a small price to pay. 

The John Cooper Works Clubman ALL4 model includes the following performance specs: 

  • TwinPower Turbo, 2.0-liter, 4-cylinder Valvetronic direct-injection engine with double VANOS 
  • 301 horsepower 
  • 0-to-60 in 4.6 seconds 
  • 331 lb-ft torque 
  • 26 MPG (combined)
  • ALL4 all-wheel drive 
  • Tuned Sport Suspension
  • Dynamic cruise control with auto-braking
  • 8-speed sport automatic transmission
  • Green, Mid and Sport driving modes
  • Automated emergency braking
  • JCW Sport Suspension with MacPherson strut front/multi-link rear
  • Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)
  • Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD)
  • Cornering Brake Control
  • Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) with DTC + EDLC
  • Rear parking distance control
  • Pre-conditioning warm-up function 

MINI Cooper John Cooper Works Clubman ALL4 Pricing

The starting MSRP for the MINI Cooper JCW Clubman ALL4 is $39,500 making it one of the most expensive models. If you want a JCW Clubman ALL4 that’s closer to what you see on the show floor you can expect to pay $47,000+. 

Tech Features in the MINI Cooper John Cooper Works Clubman ALL4 Model

The John Cooper Works Clubman ALL4 is every bit as technologically advanced as the original. That said, there are a few things that are lacking, like Android Auto. All in all the JCW Clubman ALL4’s standard tech features rival its competitors for a lower price. 

The newest John Cooper Works Clubman ALL4 includes the following tech features:  

  • 8.8” touchscreen display
  • Dynamic digital instrument cluster
  • Navigation system with real-time traffic monitoring
  • Dual-Pane Panoramic Moonroof
  • 6-speaker audio system
  • Apple CarPlay
  • Bluetooth streaming
  • USB-C ports
  • Wireless charging pad
  • Heated front seats
  • Ambient lighting with adjustable controls
  • Heated multifunctional Nappa leather steering wheel
  • Comfort Access keyless entry
  • Automatic dual-zone climate control
  • LED headlights
  • Rearview camera
  • Active Driving Assistant
  • Lane Departure Warning system
  • Forward Collision Warning system
  • Pedestrian detection
  • Rain-sensing windshield wipers

MINI Cooper John Cooper Works Clubman ALL4 Repair in Austin

The MINI Cooper John Cooper Works Clubman ALL4 is a solidly built car, especially if you’re driving one of the newer models. Few repair complaints have been made, many of which involve earlier models from 2008 to 2012. If you own a MINI Cooper John Cooper Works Clubman ALL4 you may find yourself needing to repair: 

  • High-pressure fuel pump failure
  • Water getting into the oil pan
  • Power steering pump failure
  • Premature wear on the clutch
  • Water pump leaks

Common MINI Cooper John Cooper Works Clubman ALL4 Maintenance in Austin

Maintaining the John Cooper Works MINI Clubman ALL4’s performance means investing in maintenance. Once the odometer reaches 10,000 miles regular maintenance should begin with a:

  • General safety inspection
  • Hose and belt inspection
  • Brake inspection
  • Oil check
  • Tire Rotation

At German Auto Center, we offer MINI Cooper John Cooper Works Clubman ALL4 service in Austin that’s on par with the dealership for a more affordable rate. Our technicians have over 100 years of combined experience and have worked on just about every MINI Cooper model that exists. If you need Mini Cooper John Cooper Works Clubman ALL4 repairs, performance upgrades or maintenance give us a call!