Nitrous, Super Chargers, & Turbos All charged talk about going, and going FAST!

Supercharge a 08 non-s?

Old 03-30-2012, 01:56 PM
Junior Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: Mar 2012
Posts: 1
Default Supercharge a 08 non-s?

I bought my first mini last week, a 2008 non-S, non-convertible. I want to play around with it and make it go faster. I talked to the local Euro-racing guru in my area and he told me nothing I can do can make my mini go that much faster. He is a porche fan and raced professionally for generations, but whatever.

Anyway, I have looked at some Cold air intake systems and I found the lowest price to be ~$220. I am also reading about these aftermarket superchargers that is supposed to pull more horsepower than the coldair.
Here is the link to the supercharger Mini Cooper Mini Cooper Electric Supercharger Kits Mini Cooper Mini Cooper Superchargers

Can I put this on my non-S without damaging it? I drive this car everyday and my wife too so it will see average miles so I don't want something that is just made for professionals, just a little pep. Help
Old 03-30-2012, 03:59 PM
Super Moderator
Join Date: Feb 2008
Posts: 2,309

Those are an ABSOLUTE scam ... Read up on electric superchargers most are just a marine bilge blower and flow very little air
Related Topics
Thread Starter
Last Post
2002-2006 Mini Cooper (R50)
10-28-2015 06:26 PM
TT Wells
General Tech
10-15-2013 11:55 AM
Intake, Headers and Exhaust
03-20-2010 11:27 PM
PRIVATE For Sale / Trade Classifieds
04-06-2007 08:53 AM
Intake, Headers and Exhaust
11-13-2006 08:29 PM

Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Quick Reply: Supercharge a 08 non-s?

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

© 2019 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to and affiliated sites.