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For over 20 years Automotive Ideas has accessorized and customised autos with high quality products and service. We work on over eight,000 autos each year in our 32,000 sq. ft. facility, making us the biggest aftermarket installer of car customizations in the Midwest. The John Cooper Works substitutes a 208-horsepower model of the four-cylinder engine and a much stiffer, more efficiency-oriented suspension. The result’s a hot little hatchback that is rewarding and enjoyable to drive exhausting, although that spirit comes at the cost of a little bit of day-to-day comfort. For those looking for every last edge, the MINI Coupe JCW is the fastest of the group, clocking 6.1-second 0-60 mph runs and a 149-mph top speed-with an energetic spoiler that rises about 50 mph and recedes beneath 37 mph.

Having the ability to anticipate any shortages and securing supply are the first issues for the producers, and this is consequently why technological options are being developed to restrict present dependence on earth metals. Equally, the geopolitical issues around raw materials are being integrated at EU level – and one of many different policies in discussion is towards recycling. 12 million vehicles are taken off the roads every year in the European Union, which amounts to hundreds of thousands of tonnes of what truly constitutes a valuable useful resource.2 The utilisation of this secondary useful resource, investing in recycling applied sciences and growing using recycled material has been found to offer a promising outlook.

The love of working on automobiles has impressed me to take a job as a mechanic. I was exposed to the field early on, as a farmer in my youth. We had to restore and preserve our farm gear as efficiently and rapidly as doable, and I loved the problem. It made me understand that working … Read More ...