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Josef Newgarden is the 2011 Firestone Indy Lights champion. Photo: Anne Proffit

Mazda Road To Indy Test Set At Indianapolis Motor Speedway

INDYCAR has decided on the best memorial it can give Chris Griffis, team manager for Sam Schmidt Motorsports' Firestone Indy Lights championship teams. Mazda Road to Indy teams can gain a head start to 2012 competition through a two-day USF2000 National Championship, Star Mazda Championship and... read more

October 6, 2011 by
 
British Prime Minister David Cameron driving the two-millionth MINI produced. Image: MINI

MINI Builds Its Two-Millionth Car

Just ten years after the restart of production, MINI has assembled the two-millionth car at its Oxford plant in the UK. The particular car was a MINI Cooper Convertible... read more August 31, 2011 by


 
2001 Mini Cooper S

MINI's Tenth Birthday Celebration Is Out Of This World

Since the newly-redesigned MINI Cooper hit the U.K. market in the summer of 2001, over 333,000 buyers in Britain have bought one of BMW's retro-classics. Owners have racked... read more August 11, 2011 by


 
2012 MINI Cooper Coupe online configurator

Build Your Dream 2012 MINI Cooper Coupe With Online Configurator

MINI has just launched a dedicated section on its main website for its new 2012 MINI Cooper Coupe (and the performance S and John Cooper Works variants), with a number of... read more August 9, 2011 by


 
2012 MINI John Cooper Works Coupe

2012 MINI Cooper Coupe To Make U.S. Debut At Pebble Beach, On Sale Oct. 1

The 2012 MINI Cooper Coupe (and its S and John Cooper Works variants) have been revealed in detail already, and we know they'll start at $22,000 in the U.S., too. But as yet... read more August 8, 2011 by


 
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Third-Gen MINI To Spawn Up To 10 Models, Including 'Traveller' MPV

MINI is hard at work developing the third-generation of its iconic hatchback in time for launch at the end of 2012, spy shots of the Cooper version you can see by clicking... read more July 26, 2011 by


 
Leaked patent image of production MINI Pacemen

Patent Images For Production MINI Paceman Leak

MINI’s Paceman concept vehicle was confirmed for production almost immediately after it was revealed back in January at the 2011 Detroit Auto Show, and now we have an... read more July 21, 2011 by


 
2012 MINI Countryman John Cooper Works spy shots

2012 MINI Countryman John Cooper Works Spy Shots

It's been almost a year and a half since talk of a John Cooper Works version of the MINI Countryman made the rounds, but a recent sighting on the Nurburgring by our photo... read more July 6, 2011 by


 
2012 MINI John Cooper Works Roadster spy shots

2012 MINI John Cooper Works Roadster Spy Shots

Only a few weeks ago, MINI officially unveiled the 2012 MINI John Cooper Works Coupe, and now we have fresh spy shots of its soft-top brother, the 2012 MINI John Cooper Works... read more July 5, 2011 by


 
2012 MINI John Cooper Works Coupe Endurance

2012 MINI JCW Endurace Nurburgring Racer On Track: Video

Yesterday MINI unveiled the 2012 MINI John Cooper Works Coupe Endurance (yes, the name is longer than the car), based on the brand-new 2012 MINI Coupe, and today, we have... read more June 24, 2011 by


 
2012 MINI John Cooper Works Coupe

Drunk Dunn Done, MINI Coupe Revealed, MyFord Touch Bombs: The Week In Reverse

Ryan Dunn's death in an alcohol-addled 130-mph Porsche 911 GT3 wreck shines a light on drunk driving dangers. [MotorAuthority] The 2012 MINI Cooper Coupe gets its official... read more June 24, 2011 by


 
2012 MINI John Cooper Works Coupe Endurance

2012 MINI John Cooper Works Coupe To Tackle Nurburgring 24 Hours

Joining the assortment of fully fledged race cars and hyper-expensive supercars at this weekend’s grueling Nurburgring 24 Hours endurance race will be this very cute... read more June 23, 2011 by


 
2012 MINI John Cooper Works Coupe

2012 MINI Coupe Priced From $22,000

Yesterday we saw the reveal of the new 2012 MINI Coupe range and today we have the all-important pricing details for the car, which is set to go on sale this October. The new... read more June 21, 2011 by


 
2012 MINI John Cooper Works Coupe

2012 MINI Coupe Preview: Cooper, Cooper S, And John Cooper Works Models

The 2012 MINI Coupe is officially out, and it looks just about exactly like we expected. But what surprises does it hold? Read on to find out. MINI's first two-seater is... read more June 20, 2011 by


 
2012 MINI John Cooper Works Challenge Edition spy shots

2012 MINI John Cooper Works Challenge Edition Spy Shots

As the current run of MINI Coopers nears an end and the next version enters testing, the company may be prepping a special, final, high-performance edition of the MINI John... read more June 16, 2011 by


 
MINI Rocketman Concept

BMW Boss Envisages 10 Model Lineup For MINI

MINI recently announced an $800 million investment deal for its plant in Oxford, UK to prepare for production of its third-generation Cooper model. The new model, spy shots... read more June 10, 2011 by


 
 

 
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