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 Dakar the base it needs to thrash relentlessly in the alien landscapes it will call home. The factory-backed MINI racer will see... read more

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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 

2011 MINI Cooper Countryman S Diesel

Spy Shots: 2011 MINI Cooper Countryman S Diesel

These are the first spy shots of the upcoming MINI Cooper Countryman S Diesel, the sportier diesel variant of MINI's mildly offroad-capable model. Shown with almost no... read more November 19, 2010 by 

Verne Troyer's cash-filled Lamborghini Countach

Celebs And Cars: This Week's High (And Very, Very Low) Points

• Remember that clip of 50 Cent jamming $2 million into a Lamborghini Murcielago? Not to be outdone, Verne Troyer has posted a photo reply, featuring the actor with... read more November 12, 2010 by 

Paul Weller designed custom MINI Cooper

Paul Weller-Designed MINI Up For Charity Auction

MINI is big on customization. And as a child brand of BMW these days, it looks like the taste for art cars has trickled down as well. The latest creation from the brand is a... read more November 11, 2010 by 

2011 MINI Cooper Countryman

2011 MINI Countryman Starts from $22,350

The 2011 MINI Cooper Countryman will carry a base price of $22,350 including destination charges when it goes on sale at the end of this year. Automotive News reports from... read more October 7, 2010 by 

2011 MINI WRC racer

2010 Paris Auto Show: World Debut Of 2011 MINI WRC Racer

MINI chose the Paris Auto Show to pull the wraps off its all-new FIA World Rally Championship car, which is based on the new 2011 MINI Countryman and signals the brand's... read more September 30, 2010 by 

2012 MINI Cooper S Diesel spy shots

Spy Shots: 2012 MINI Clubman S Diesel

Just as there will be a sporty MINI Cooper S Diesel model, so too will there be a Clubman S Diesel. Combining the sporty elements of the Clubman S with the fuel-efficiency of... read more September 29, 2010 by 

2010 MINI Scooter E Concept

2010 Paris Auto Show Preview: MINI Scooter E Concept

In March of 2008 BMW first announced plans to establish a new research division called ‘Project i,’ whose task would be to develop a number of solutions for a... read more September 23, 2010 by 

2011 MINI Cooper Countryman S Diesel

Spy Shots: 2011 Mini Cooper S Diesel

We have some good news for all the Mini Diesel fans that crave a more powerful model. A car that combines the elements of the sporty MINI Cooper S and the fuel-efficiency of... read more September 15, 2010 by 

MINI Countryman WRC in shakedown testing

Video: MINI WRC Countryman Caught Testing In Portugal

Sounding like a cross between a pissed-off jungle cat and a million-strong cloud of very angry bees, the MINI Countryman World Rally car was caught testing in Portugal this... read more September 15, 2010 by 


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