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Old Feb 2nd, 2013, 01:04 AM
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Roof Numbers JCW GP USA ONLY?

It has just been announced that only the US market will get roof numbers for the JCW GP. Not sure how others feel about this but I think MINI now need to wake up and offer numbers for all 2000 JCW GP's and build numbers for the MINI Goodwood.
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Maybe it helps them to count over there??
But yes, strange they felt the need to do it on all the first edition but not the second
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Is there any reason why they aren't making them for any other market? Numbers really set a JCW off I reckon
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Is there any reason why they aren't making them for any other market?

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So why the lack of numbers for the rest of the world? Based on what we’ve heard from sources, it’s due to certain large Asian markets and specific numbers being either lucky or unlucky. Why does it matter now when it didn’t in 2006 with the original? Two reasons. First the make-up of the sales will be more Asia focused due to the that market growing exponentially. Secondly the Euro economic crisis will likely soften sales there sending more cars elsewhere throughout the world.

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Canada Canada GP's getting numbers

Bulletin No.
PB 2013MY MINI-30
Issued 24/01/13

MINI Canada
2013 Product Planning Bulletin

Mini JOHN COOPER WORKS GP EDITION -
Whether it’s more performance, handling or jealous stares in the streets that you desire, this is one super MINI that won’t disappoint. The “Fastest MINI Ever Built” is in production and the first 20 of 50 units have landed on Canadian soil.
With a growing “pre-sold” order bank there are many anxious GP customers patiently awaiting the delivery of their MINI JCW GP. Please find below updates on the processing of this unique and exclusive special edition.
Unique “# of 50”decals are being produced by the same supplier of the factory graphics to ensure perfect colour and quality matching. To expedite the delivery of those units currently on the ground:

 These confirmed sold units will be shipped via rail and held at regional rail yards
 The Decals for these vehicles will be sent to Retailers directly with application templates and
detailed application instructions
 Vehicles will be delivered to dealerships at the same time as the decals – ETA Feb 22nd
 All remaining (non sold and future production) units will have decals applied at Port in Halifax and will then be shipped directly to your dealer
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I think the answer here is to get your production sequence number and get a decal made. Of course the USA numbers may clash because they have claimed 0-500 so their numbers wont match the production sequence.
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