Tag results for: MINI

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2015 MINI John Cooper Works – “Night Riders” feat. Tony Hawk and Guerlain Chicherit

Not to be outdone by Ken Block and his custom 845 horsepower “Hoonicorn RTR” Ford Mustang, automaker MINI just added its own twist on the “Gymkhana” concept with Night Riders. Featuring skate legend Tony Hawk holding onto and French rally racing champ Guerlain Chicherit driving the new … READ MORE

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2015 MINI John Cooper Works

With its 2.0-litre, 4-cylinder engine and TwinPower Turbo, the 2015 MINI John Cooper Works is capable of generating 10% more output than its predecessor, to a tune of 231 horsepower. Coupled with the optional 6-speed Steptronic sports transmission, the tiny car that could is capable of 0 to … READ MORE

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2015 MINI Hardtop 5 Door

MINI has unveiled the five-door version of the Cooper that was all-new for 2014, the F56 3-door model. To compensate for the extra set of doors, the car’s wheelbase has been expanded by 2.8 inches to add more leg room in the back, while the body is taller and … READ MORE

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LEGO Mini Cooper

LEGO‘s latest kit based on a real vehicle is this spectacular 1,077-piece Mini Cooper. Specifically, the car is the MINI Cooper Mk VII, measuring over 4 inches high, 9 inches long and 5 inches wide. The body is finished in a classic green and white color scheme with white wing mirrors and … READ MORE

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MINI Cooper S Tuned by Minitune

As much as we wanted to avoid using the cliche turn of phrase, “Good things come in small packages,” there’s no other way to describe this MINI Cooper S tuned by Minitune. Based on the previous generation model, the compact car has been outfitted with a new … READ MORE

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MINI Superleggera Vision Concept

A special one-off meant to showcase the automotive imagination of MINI‘s design team, the MINI Superleggera Vision is a handcrafted open-top two-seater that’s set to make its world premiere at this weekend’s Concorso d’Eleganza at Villa d’Este, set on the shores of Lake Como in Italy. The car … READ MORE

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Tony Hawk Jumps Moving MINI Hardtop

You probably saw this trick from the master coming. If not, then you’ll be pleasantly surprised to see Tony Hawk team up with MINI USA to produce a Birdhouse Skateboards summer tour that makes the new line of MINI’s be the official vehicle of event series. To … READ MORE

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MINI Paceman Adventure Concept

Designed by students and instructors alike at the BMW plants in Germany, the MINI Paceman Adventure Concept is a special one-off pickup based on the MINI Cooper S Paceman, illustrating the skill and talent of BMW’s apprentice program. The vehicle has the usual MINI short overhangs and a modified chassis with extended … READ MORE

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2015 MINI Countryman

At this week’s New York International Auto Show, MINI is set to debut the 2015 Countryman, which is expected to be the crossover’s swan song. (An all new model, based on the BMW Group’s UKL platform, is said to be waiting in the wings.) This latest version sees … READ MORE

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MINI Paceman GoalCooper – Featuring Soccer Pitch and Auto Tailgate Goalkeeper

Jogo Bonito! Ahead of the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil, automaker MINI is going to take part in the preparation with its newest concept, the MINI Paceman GoalCooper. Created by MINI Design Team and headed by diehard soccer fan Oliviero Weilinho, the MINI Paceman GoalCooper is a … READ MORE

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Mini Clubman Concept

Anders Warming, head of Mini design, may be a little bias when he says that this latest Clubman Concept is “the cleverest, most cool, and most stylish family car” in its segment, but you can’t blame him for thinking so. While Mini vehicles are certainly the smallest, … READ MORE