MINI Coupe vs Peugeot RCZ - specifications

 MINI Coupe John Cooper Works Peugeot RCZ THP 200 GT
On the road price/total as tested£23,795/£29,335£25,945/£29,370
Residual value (after 3yrs/36,000)£12,421/52.2%£11,156/43.0%
Annual tax liability std/higher rate£1,063/£2,126£1,053/£2,105
Annual fuel cost (12k/20k miles)£1,861/£3,101£1,759/£2,932
Ins. group/quote/road tax band/costN/A/£796/G/£15534/£1,017/G/£155
Servicing coststlc £249 (5yrs/50k)£18.99 per month•
Engine4cyl in-line/1,598cc4cyl in-line/1,598cc
Peak power/revs 208/6,000 bhp/rpm200/5,800 bhp/rpm
Peak torque/revs 260*/1,850 Nm/rpm275/1,770 Nm/rpm
Transmission 6-spd man/fwd6-spd man/fwd
Fuel tank capacity/spare wheel50 litres/run-flat55 litres/foam
Boot capacity (seats up/down) 280 litres/N/A309/639 litres
Turning circle/drag coefficient10.7 metres/0.35Cd10.6 metres/0.32cd
Basic warranty (mileage)/recovery3yrs (unlimited)/3yrs 3yrs (unlimited)/1yr
Service intervals/UK dealersVariable/148Variable/300
Driver Power manufacturer/dealer pos.23rd/21st30th/25th
Euro NCAP: Adult/child/ped./starsN/AN/A
0-60/30-70mph7.3/5.9 secs** 7.1/6.4 secs˚˚
30-50mph (3rd/4th)3.1/4.2 secs2.8/3.7 secs
50-70mph (5th/6th) 5.7/7.2 secs5.1/6.1 secs
Top speed/rpm at 70mph 155mph/3,000rpm146mph/3,000rpm
Braking 70-0/60-0/30-0mph N/A46.5/31.8/8.5m
Govt urban/extra-urban/combined30.1/48.7/39.8mpg32.1/50.4/42.1mpg
Range˚ 438 miles509 miles
Claimed CO2/tax bracket165g/km/23%155g/km/21%
Airbags/Isofix/rear parking sensorsFour/no/yesFour/yes/yes
Heated seats/metallic paint/xenons£215/£340/£485^Yes/£440/£680>
Stability/cruise control/tyre sensorsYes/yes/yesYes/yes/£680>
Sat-nav/Bluetooth/DAB radio£1,345/£295^/yes£1,470/yes/no

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