2010 MINI WRC Concept

Rumorific: Road-Legal MINI Countryman WRC In The Works?

File this one in the "we hope, but we don't expect" drawer, as it's almost too good an idea to be true: a road-legal, widebody, 300-horsepower MINI Countryman based on the World Rally Championship car. The source of the rumor? Anonymous and sketchy, but we almost don't care. Almost, because we hate... read more

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2011 MINI Paceman Concept

2011 Detroit Auto Show Video: Live MINI Paceman Reveal

It was shown as a concept, but the MINI Paceman crossover/coupe has already been given the greenlight for production, rocketing this world premiere from interesting to... read more January 11, 2011 by 

2011 MINI Paceman Concept

2011 MINI Paceman Concept Confirmed For Production

MINI seems to have a knack for unveiling cool concept cars that eventually make it to production. It started with the original Clubman concept and then the Crossover concept... read more January 11, 2011 by 

2011 MINI Paceman Concept

2011 Detroit Auto Show: 2011 MINI Paceman Live Photos

We've already brought you the full details and official studio shots of the 2011 MINI Paceman, the "crossover coupe" version of the MINI Countryman, but now we have live... read more January 10, 2011 by 

MINI Connected with Pandora

MINI Enlists Pandora To Develop New Apps For MINI Connected

If the words MINI Connected sound alien to you, you’re probably not a heavy smartphone user… or a MINI fan. MINI Connected is MINI's latest... read more January 6, 2011 by 

MINI Connected with Pandora

CES 2011: MINI Connected Gets First App: Pandora

MINI's Connected system, borrowed and reworked from corporate parent BMW, and its Pandora and Twitter app capabilities, were announced back in August, but today at the 2011... read more January 5, 2011 by 

MINI All4 Racing Dakar Rally race car by X-Raid Team

Video: MINI Dakar All4 Rips Up French Test

What's not to love about the MINI Dakar All4 prepped by BMW and X Raid? A ride height in the clouds with a turbodiesel six-cylinder mounted in the basement give the MINI... read more December 20, 2010 by 

2011 MINI Paceman concept

Video: 2011 MINI Paceman Concept In Detail

Building niche models for motorsports homologation is a time-honored tradition, particularly at BMW. The MINI Paceman Concept looks to be a good example of just that, likely... read more December 20, 2010 by 

2011 MINI Paceman concept

2011 MINI Paceman Concept: 2011 Detroit Show Preview

The 2011 MINI Countryman is the first four-door in the British brand's lineup--but a new two-door version could be in the works, if the MINI Paceman concept is any... read more December 18, 2010 by 

2011 MINI Cooper Countryman

Report: ‘Mini’ MINI Concept Planned For 2010 Detroit Auto Show

With the release of models like the Clubman and new Countryman crossover, there are fears that the MINI brand is treading away from what its very name reflects, mini cars... read more December 13, 2010 by 

Garrison Keillor-autographed 2010 MINI Cooper S via AutoTrader

Garrison Keillor-Autographed 2010 MINI Cooper S Up For Sale

If you're a fan of literature and graffiti, this 2010 MINI Cooper S may be just what you're looking for. Signed by Garrison Keillor and 17 other Penguin authors, the car... read more December 13, 2010 by 

IndyCar on course at Long Beach, 2010

The Road To Indy Has Been Defined

The Road to Indy has now been fully defined. And it starts with Zoom-Zoom, courtesy of Mazda’s ladder system. Beginning in 2011, the Mazda Road to Indy incorporates... read more December 10, 2010 by 

MINI All4 Racing Dakar Rally race car by X-Raid Team

MINI All4 Dakar Rally Car Unveiled By X-Raid Team

We're still waiting on the official debut of the MINI Countryman-based World Rally Championship entrant, but the German-based X-Raid team today gives us a look at what a... read more December 7, 2010 by 

2011 MINI Cooper Convertible

MINI Gets New Design Boss, Former Cadillac Designer Moves To Lincoln

MINI has one of the most iconic designs on the planet and the man credited with bringing the classic shape into the modern era is a man by the name of Gert Volker Hildebrand... read more December 1, 2010 by 

MINI Cooper Countryman configurator

Start Building Your Dream MINI Countryman With New Configurator

MINI has just launched a dedicated section on its main website for its new 2011 MINI Cooper Countryman, with a number of interesting features to keep potential customers and... read more November 23, 2010 by 

MINI Connected interface

Video: MINI Connected In Depth

Curious about MINI's new iPhone-controlling, Internet-enabled Connected system, paralleling parent BMW's system of the same name? Satisfy your curiousity with the video... read more November 23, 2010 by 


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