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BMW to up production and introduce 2 more models of Mini

July 13th, 2012 · No Comments

BMW is getting ready to fight it out on the small car segment with rivals like premium carmakers such as Audi and Mercedes-Benz. BMW plans to introduce two more models to the lineup of MINI. The Bavarian-based car manufacturer did not release any details about the new models but made the announcement when it revealed [...]

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Tags: Mini · Mini Cooper

ReviewL 2012 MINI Cooper

April 24th, 2012 · No Comments

The original MINI was rolled out back in 1959 and revolutionized how transportation is like in Europe several years before Mustang affected the American roadways. The new MINI Cooper cannot be tagged as revolutionary as its forefather but it is also quite distinct in its own right. It also carries the reputation of the MINI [...]

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Tags: Mini · Mini Cooper · Mini Cooper S

BMW recalls 88,900 MINI Cooper S units

January 26th, 2012 · No Comments

Chevrolet might be having some problems with fires in the recent weeks but they are not alone. BMW is coordinating with the NHTSA as they issue a recall of 88,911 units of the Mini Cooper which were delivered from 2007 thru 2011. The German carmaker will be recalling Mini Cooper S produced between 2007 thru [...]

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Tags: Mini · MINI Clubman

MINI launches London 2012 special edition models

October 24th, 2011 · No Comments

MINI UK recently unveiled the special London 2012 edition models which will go on a limited run in celebration of the Olympics Games which will be held in the city next year. Only 2,012 units of this MINI limited edition will be built and can be purchased as the MINI Cooper (£ 17,800), Cooper D [...]

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AC Schnitzer Automobile Technik to Customize MINI Countryman

March 1st, 2011 · No Comments

Word is, MINI’s brand new baby, the Countryman, is in for a special treat by AC Schnitzer, the carmaker’s tuning specialist. When MINI Countryman rolled into the European showrooms late last year, AC Schnitzer has a list of things they planned to add to MW Auto Group’s newest recruit. According to inside scoops, the AC [...]

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Tags: AC Schnitzer · Mini

FIA World Rally Championships Welcomes MINI Countryman WRC

October 1st, 2010 · No Comments

In 2011, MINI will make a comeback in the FIA World Rally Championships (WRC) and will continue to compete from 2012 and onwards. Prodive, a British automotive engineering group, helped develop the car that will compete in the WRC.  The MINI Countryman WRC is packed with BMW Motorpsport’s four-cylinder 1.6 liter petroleum engine.  The MINI [...]

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BMW confirms concept from Mini will go on production

September 27th, 2009 · No Comments

The UK arm of the MINI confirmed recently that they will be introducing two models to the market. Yes, two more Mini’s to crave for and love by the brand fanatics. A model that still has to be named will be one of the reveals going side by side with the MINI Coupe. The first [...]

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Tags: Concept Cars · Mini · Mini Coupe

Mini to sign 17 new dealerships, BMW differs

July 1st, 2009 · No Comments

Even if the rest of the world is undergoing a financial crisis and even if the car industry’s top brands are barely selling, Mini USA is expanding with new dealerships all across America. Despite BMW’s disapproval, Mini’s 17 new outlets will add up to a total of a hundred. Mini’s new recruits include markets and [...]

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AC Schnitzer makes Mini Cooper Cabrio sportier

June 8th, 2009 · No Comments

The Mini Cooper is not really the top choice if you are looking for a sporty car with an aggressive stance. It is rather cute and that is how it is. Some people aren’t just satisfied with the Mini having that sweet appeal image so AC Schnitzer came out with a new kit to make [...]

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Tags: AC Schnitzer · Mini · Mini Cooper S · Tuning

Mini Crossover Spotted During a Winter Test Run

March 15th, 2009 · 2 Comments

The Mini Crossover which will most likely be called Crossman was seen on a winter test run. It is evident that designers of the mini ‘ute are still working on a lot of aspects of the car after unveiling the concept in the Paris Motor Show last 2008. The car manufacturer claims to be built [...]

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Tags: Crossman · Crossover · Mini · MINI Crossover Concept