Roof Numbers JCW GP USA ONLY? - MINI Cooper Forum
Go Back   MINI Cooper Forum > All Models & Variants > General Discussion


General Discussion Use this forum to discuss MINI topics which are not related to other forums. Posts may be moved from here to alternative forums by the moderators without notice

Mini2.com is the premier Mini Cooper Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Rate Thread
  #1 (permalink)  
Old Feb 2nd, 2013, 01:04 AM
mowog's Avatar
ianfraserphotography*****
Offline
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Brisbane
Posts: 165
Local Time: 01:55 AM
Australia Male
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.
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2 (permalink)  
Old Feb 2nd, 2013, 08:52 AM
MINI2 Premium Member
MINI2 Master
Offline
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Posts: 3,075
Local Time: 03:55 PM
United Kingdom Male
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
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old Feb 4th, 2013, 08:26 PM
MINI2 Newbie
Offline
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: Leeds
Posts: 23
Local Time: 04:55 PM
United Kingdom Male
Is there any reason why they aren't making them for any other market? Numbers really set a JCW off I reckon
Reply With Quote
  #4 (permalink)  
Old Feb 4th, 2013, 10:42 PM
Caveman's Avatar
MINI2 Master
Offline
 
Join Date: Jul 2002
Location: Stone Age
Posts: 2,155
Local Time: 05:55 PM
Estonia Male View Caveman's Classified Ads
Quote: Originally Posted by J.smith (original)
Is there any reason why they aren't making them for any other market?

Posted on MotoringFile:
Quote:
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.

Reply With Quote
  #5 (permalink)  
Old Feb 6th, 2013, 12:19 AM
MINI2 Newbie
Offline
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Posts: 2
Local Time: 11:55 AM
Canada Male
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
Reply With Quote
  #6 (permalink)  
Old Feb 6th, 2013, 02:31 AM
mowog's Avatar
ianfraserphotography*****
Offline
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Brisbane
Posts: 165
Local Time: 01:55 AM
Australia Male
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.
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

» Recent Threads
Fitting a Bugaboo in a Mini Cooper 2011
Today 02:37 PM
Last post by nidawaseem
Today 02:37 PM
0 Replies, 16 Views
New comer with some questions..
Yesterday 01:31 AM
by mcoop
Last post by davidscott
Today 11:47 AM
3 Replies, 307 Views
H7r vs factory xenon
Today 10:59 AM
by Nickgo
Last post by Nickgo
Today 10:59 AM
0 Replies, 59 Views
Issue with mini 2005 convertible roof
Yesterday 03:16 PM
by boppu
Last post by burnstar
Today 07:50 AM
2 Replies, 242 Views
Central locking problem Locks then unlocks straight away
Yesterday 02:45 PM
by Skitos
Last post by heathwebbo
Today 07:12 AM
2 Replies, 177 Views
No power under 4000 rpm and hard start
Yesterday 10:39 PM
Last post by burnstar
Today 06:59 AM
1 Replies, 164 Views
Winter Tire Recommendation
Yesterday 12:21 AM
by Jason04
Last post by cristo
Yesterday 07:58 PM
1 Replies, 330 Views
loss of radio reception
Oct 28th, 2014 07:00 PM
by k3fus
Last post by k3fus
Yesterday 07:43 PM
2 Replies, 320 Views
How do you actually know if you have heated wing mirrors?
Oct 14th, 2014 12:32 PM
Last post by mj2k
Yesterday 07:39 PM
6 Replies, 704 Views
Programming guide
Yesterday 06:42 PM
Last post by Wheelnut3104
Yesterday 06:42 PM
0 Replies, 184 Views
Best private / personalized plate?
Aug 14th, 2002 08:22 AM
Last post by french01
Yesterday 05:34 PM
1,259 Replies, 91,568 Views
Things I've bought ,added or stolen
Yesterday 04:03 PM
by sirron
Last post by The Nun
Yesterday 04:17 PM
1 Replies, 201 Views
Buy Passport,Visa,Driving License,ID (rolinpeters@yahoo.com)
Yesterday 02:25 PM
by kitoko
Last post by kitoko
Yesterday 02:25 PM
0 Replies, 181 Views
Engine Coolant Circulating?
Oct 28th, 2014 06:48 PM
by sp8600
Last post by sp8600
Yesterday 11:57 AM
2 Replies, 347 Views
Times, they are a changing, or not.
Yesterday 10:21 AM
Last post by The Nun
Yesterday 11:06 AM
1 Replies, 205 Views
Times, they are a changing, or not.
Yesterday 11:02 AM
Last post by kippax_ffl
Yesterday 11:02 AM
0 Replies, 174 Views
HELP > Sticky windows
Yesterday 10:50 AM
by jj10
Last post by jj10
Yesterday 10:50 AM
0 Replies, 178 Views
52 plate Mini Cooper S Wiper Issue
Oct 28th, 2014 09:15 AM
Last post by DU52 CUA
Yesterday 08:46 AM
2 Replies, 326 Views
Your favourite MINI photo.................
Apr 25th, 2002 04:57 PM
by Basil
Last post by trongpham
Yesterday 08:01 AM
2,600 Replies, 566,440 Views
Electric window stopped working
Jul 6th, 2006 03:48 PM
Last post by dcoment
Oct 28th, 2014 11:27 PM
36 Replies, 66,766 Views
» Premium
» Auto Insurance
» Wheel & Tire Center

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.1

All times are GMT. The time now is 03:55 PM.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
SEO by vBSEO 3.3.2