Posted on 05.11.2013 06:00
For this year’s Aberdeen Dad Vail Regatta, Mini has prepared something rather interesting and unusual for an automaker: a boat based on the Cooper Convertible. This special Chili Red Cooper will be "driven" on water along the Schuylkill River on May 10th and 11th.This boat was built as a one-of-a-kind project and was developed as part of the MINI USA’s Not Normal sales event last October. It is powered by an outboard motor that delivers a total...Read Full Story
MINI has introduced the new MINI WRC 2011 model and it will contest the MINI WRC to FIA World Rally Championship from 2011. In addition, Kris Meeke (GB) has been confirmed as one of the drivers who will contest the championship with this brand new rally car.
The MINI WRC, powered by a 1.6-litre, four-cylinder Di turbo-charged engine, recently received a baptism of fire, acquitting itself well during initial testing at Prodrive’s rally track. The company commenced development of the car in...Read Full Story
Working with Prodrive, Mini has officially re-entered the World Rally Championship after a decades-long hiatus. With its Countryman WRC, which made its world premiere in Paris today, Mini will be ready to compete in the 2011 season with a car driven by Kris Meeke.Unfortunately, the AWD Mini Countryman-based rally car will only be taking part in six of the thirteen 2011 events in what ProdriveRead Full Story
The MINI Cooper Clubman 2013 comes after the same drum as its smaller sized equivalent and sees only a couple of changes major into a 2014 overhaul. Sirius Satellite Radio is now a choice, with Bluetooth getting its position between the standard functions list, and a new Premium choice package provides a dual-pane panoramic sunroof, automatic wipers and automatic environment control. Usually the peppy but realistic Clubman compact carries into 2013 with the same base, S and John Cooper Works...Read Full Story
Still lightweight in definite terms, the MINI Countryman’s the greatest vehicle by the product that automatically indicates “small”. Whether that atmosphere the message or not, the MINI Countryman does two elements unexpected-it hangs on to a lot of the MINI driving substance, while raising its ceiling to give four adults plenty of space and relaxation.
At a range absolutely MINI, the Countryman goes soft-focus close up, dropping some of the remarkably MINI ratios in the compromise for...Read Full Story
The Mini is a small car that was produced by the British Motor Corporation (BMC) and its successors from 1959 until 2000. The original is considered an icon of the 1960s, and its space-saving front-wheel-drive layout (that allowed 80% of the area of the car's floorpan to be used for passengers and luggage) influenced a generation of car-makers...more
The Mini is a small car that was produced by the British Motor Corporation (BMC) and its successors from 1959 until 2000. The original is considered an icon of the 1960s, and its space-saving front-wheel-drive layout (that allowed 80% of the area of the car's floorpan to be used for passengers and luggage) influenced a generation of car-makers. The vehicle is in some ways considered the British equivalent to its German contemporary, the Volkswagen Beetle, which enjoyed similar popularity in North America. In 1999 the Mini was voted the second most influential car of the 20th Century, behind the Ford Model T. Find mini cooper news, videos, and pictures here.