MINI COOPER MATT EDITION
MINI launched on the French market the MINI Cooper Matt Edition which will be sold in 250 units. The main special feature of the MINI Cooper Matt Edition is obviously, the exterior black paint job, which is completed by a checkered theme on the side mirror coverings. The MINI Cooper Matt Edition is available as a Cooper, Cooper D, Cooper S John Cooper Works and comes with special numbering on the side air intakes and a numbered key ring.
The special exterior finish of the MINI Cooper Matt Edition is obtained through a film, which can be removed at any time to give the car it’s original color.
JAGUAR XKR FACELIFT
The 2012 Jaguar XKR facelift has been spied recently and the first info regarding the updated version has made its way onto the web. Although the 2012 Jaguar XKR facelift prototype caught on camera it heavily camouflaged, some of its design details can be distinguished. It seems that the 2012 Jaguar XKR facelift will have new front and rear bumpers, a rear boot lid wing and re-styled headlights. Most sources believe the major updates brought by the Jaguar XKR facelift will be at the interior level. Higher quality materials are expected, together with possible styling modifications.
With the new Jaguar XKR facelift, the car maker plans to offer a sportier and more aggressive look to their performance coupe.
The 2012 Jaguar XKR facelift is expected to feature the same engine as the current version. This means the power of the 2012 Jaguar XKR facelift will come from a 5.0-litre supercharged unit sending a little over 500 hp and 625 Nm of torque to the rear wheels.