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Mini Cooper S

with engine upgrades

Saturday 2nd, 2007 at 12:66 AM

by: Francois

Well what do you one of my good cycling buddies out to be the GM of Dinan Mountain View. is one of the premier BMW tuners in the US. And since the Cooper is owned and produced by Dinan has a host of upgrades for the Cooper S.

I call up the GM and we talk about options. I research the Dinan and there is nothing but great about them. RD, performance, service are all top-notch. They#8217;re not but their upgrades are not hacks or

Everything is designed to work as an optimized and reliable system.

So we go for the upgrades today. The most of these upgrades is the Boost kit. It contains the single performance upgrade for the Mini the smaller supercharger pulley. The Cooper S is supercharged. To get more from the supercharger, the pulley is by 15%.

This is the safest and most pulley reduction available. the kit also, changes the fuel delivery system to handle the of the increased supercharger boost.

Dinan Boost upgrade kit

Flow -Cowl Induction

High Flow Throttle 59.75mm. Stock is 56mm


Here#8217;s the Dinan in Mountain View. The company is in Morgan Hill with a lot staff, equipment and space. The View facility is huge too and is

This is the GM, Jeff Hecox#8217;s race car.

This is the throttle body by Dinan

Dinan Cowl Induction #8211; This is genius. It like stock, has KN filter and is fed air through the vents by the windshield.

And here#8217;s the 15% pulley reduction kit new fuel system.

Here#8217;s the technician starting the 7 hours of

This is the Mountain View Manager, Jeff Hecox. the nicest and most knowledgeable guy on the planet.

After the job was done, my son inspected the and gave a skeptical thumbs up. did they do dad?#8221; he asked. as we entered the freeway, he yelled. MY GAWD! YEAHHH#8221;. We both as the car screamed like the supercharged from the movie Mad Max. The car as it accelerated and accelerated.

Wow. a 205 hp car now but this is a Mini. In most that are bigger and heavier, like having 300 hp. This car is

And here#8217;s the videos of some test drives:

catching up to a

from a standing start:

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