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MINI Outlines 2014 Cooper’s New Driver Assist Features

When it finally makes its debut next month, the new 2014 MINI Cooper won’t just feature fresh styling, a revamped interior and fuel-efficient three-cylinder engines, but also advanced driver assist systems typically found in the luxury segment. That’s the promise of MINI’s parent... read more

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2012 MINI Cooper S Coupe

MINI Coupe And Roadster Going Away To Make Room For New Sports Car?

There are only so many different types of vehicles you can make that wear the MINI badge on the back. Or so it would seem. The automaker has been able to churn out a handful... read more August 5, 2013 by

Longbridge-built Mini from tunnel

Final Factory-Built Mini Saved From A Life Rotting In A Tunnel

There are plenty of stories about unique and amazing barn finds. Someone creeps into that old building hiding on an abandoned property and there just so happens to be a dusty... read more July 31, 2013 by

MINI Vision concept car

2014 MINI Cooper Previewed By New Vision Concept

MINI has provided a not-so-subtle preview of the styling that will define its future range, by unveiling the new MINI Vision concept car, which the brand admits showcases... read more July 25, 2013 by

2013 MINI Clubvan

MINI Clubvan: No Fans, Out Of The Club

Do you remember that cool little panel-sided version of the MINI Clubman intended to be a utility/work vehicle? No? Neither does MINI USA, much. Only 50 of the Clubvans were... read more July 17, 2013 by

MINI on the Mack

MINI To Stage Another World Record, This Time In Michigan

MINI is most certainly NOT NORMAL. Anyone who has spent time with the cars will know that. A tiny joystick on the floor that controls the speedo-mounted nav? Yeah. Totally... read more July 9, 2013 by

2013 Life Ball MINI Paceman

Roberto Cavalli’s 2013 Life Ball MINI Raises Almost $200k For Charity

This past weekend, MINI unveiled its latest custom ride developed in support of the Life Ball charity event that takes place annually in Vienna, Austria. This was the 13th... read more May 28, 2013 by

MINI Cooper Convertible 'Boat'

MINI Turns Its Cooper Convertible Into A Boat

To help celebrate the 75th running of the largest inter-collegiate regatta in North America, the 2013 Aberdeen Dad Vail Regatta in Philadelphia, MINI is taking to the water... read more May 8, 2013 by

2013 Life Ball MINI Paceman

First Look At Roberto Cavalli’s 2013 Life Ball MINI Paceman

On the 25th of this month, MINI will be supporting the Life Ball charity event for the 13th consecutive year, this time by auctioning off a Paceman crossover created... read more May 8, 2013 by

World’s tightest parallel park attempt

World Record For Tightest Parallel Park Broken Twice: Video

A new world record for the tightest parallel park has been set, with Guinness World Records confirming that the new distance is a gap of just 5.16 inches. The new record was... read more April 9, 2013 by

MINI's Performance Motoring School cars - image: MINI USA

MINI Introduces The MINI Performance Motoring School

Buy a BMW, and you can sign up to attend the BMW Performance Driving School. Buy a Mercedes-Benz AMG, and you can register for the AMG Driving Academy. Choose a Porsche, and... read more March 29, 2013 by

The Life Ball charity event, to raise money for HIV and AIDS research - image: Christoph Leder

MINI Recruits Designer Roberto Cavalli For The 2013 Life Ball Paceman

On May 25, MINI will be supporting the Life Ball AIDS charity event for the 13th consecutive year, with a MINI Paceman created especially for the event by designer Roberto... read more March 25, 2013 by

Modern-day MINI assembly at MINI Plant Oxford, England, Mar 2013 (the plant's 100th birthday)

World's Third-Oldest Car Plant At 100 Years: MINIs Still Rolling Off Line

You'd never know it today, but there once was a time when Britain had the second-largest automotive industry in the world. A bit of that heritage surfaces this month as one... read more March 8, 2013 by

2013 MINI John Cooper Works Countryman ALL4 Dakar Winner

MINI Celebrates Dakar Win With Special Edition JCW Countryman

A MINI, albeit a highly-modified one, has been driven to victory in the arduous Dakar Rally for the past two years, with Frenchman Stéphane Peterhansel and his... read more March 4, 2013 by

Guerlain Chicherit executes the perfect backflip driving a modified MINI Cooper Countryman

MINI Nails The Perfect (Unassisted) Backflip: Video

MINI and its stunt driver Guerlain Chicherit have done the impossible: executing the perfect “unassisted” backflip. Using a heavily modified MINI Cooper... read more February 18, 2013 by

2013 MINI Cooper S Paceman ALL4

2013 MINI Cooper S Paceman ALL4 First Drive Video

Puerto Rico probably isn't the first place you think of when you think about great driving roads--or driving at all for that matter. Beaches, beer, sun, sand, and time away... read more February 13, 2013 by


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