Imported from Japan, this 1967 Mini Cooper has some updated appeal.

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After 3 months of custom modifications, this JDM Mini has won over many enthusiasts. She’s been upgraded with cross drilled and slotted rotors, EBC Greenstuff pads, Mini Sport lowering kit, and red AP racing brake calipers.

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It rides around on 13×7.5 Superlite 7mm wheels with Sumitomo tires. Performance mods include a K&N intake, 3 inch race exhaust, and a two core radiator. Interior upgrades include Kenwood head unit and speakers, Performance Teknique amp, racing pedals, and an English Flag shift knob.

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It actually usually rides 2″ lower but had to be raised for the trip to the photo shoot.

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You can keep up with this Mini and its owner on twitter:  @illestminimike.

Photos via: Christopher Sanchez