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MINI John Cooper Works Concept – 2014 Edition

Just like the Mercedes-AMG branch of Mercedes-Benz or the SRT division of Chrysler, John Cooper Works has been largely responsible in shaping the MINI into a race-ready go-cart with an everyday usability. Now with the new MINI heading to showrooms across the globe, so too will be … READ MORE

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2015 MINI Cooper

It’s been 12 years since BMW revived the Mini brand for the 21st century, enticing drivers to try out a smaller, but still powerful option to get them around town. Now, for 2015, Mini is ready to present the third generation of the compact that at first … READ MORE

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MINI Vision Concept – Officially Unveiled

Fearing it will lose its visage of novelty among consumers, MINI recently unveiled the MINI Vision Concept at Design@Home event in Munich, Germany. Based in part on a virtual 3D hologram, along with clay models and physical mock-ups, those in attendance sensed in first-hand account of how … READ MORE

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Mini Weekend Getaway Cars

For those of us who regard summer as a season-long string of opportunities to go explore the great outdoors, MINI has unveiled a trio of cars tantamount to a campsite on wheels. The Countryman ALL4 Camper is essentially a MINI Countryman featuring a roof-mounted specialize tent, the … READ MORE

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MINI Congratulates Porsche on 50th Anniversary

On the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the Porsche 911, British automaker MINI offers its congratulations to its German counterpart. As part of MINI’s birthday wishes, the brand has unveiled a photo shoot featuring a classic MINI and first-gen Porsche 911 Targa, both sporting a unique … READ MORE

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2013 MINI John Cooper Works Countryman ALL4 Dakar Special Edition

To celebrate their second Dakar Rally victory in a row, MINI is releasing a special edition of their John Works Countryman. Driven to victory again by Frenchman St├ęphane Peterhansel, a highly-modified MINI reached the finish line first during the arduous off-road race, marking Peterhansel’s 11th career victory … READ MORE

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2013 MINI Clubman Bond Street

While some fashion houses, labels, and trends may come and go on London’s Bond Street, products with authentic style have true staying power. And, as a unique member of the premium compact car niche, the MINI has certainly cemented its place in the market, proving the principle … READ MORE

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MINI Paceman John Cooper Works

Leaked images of the MINI Paceman John Cooper Works reveal a sportier version of the three-door 2013 MINI Paceman. While no official information is on hand, the MINI Paceman John Cooper Works is expected to feature a turbocharged 1.6 liter 4-cylinder engine, producing 215 horsepower and 207 … READ MORE

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Pretty Green x MINI – Paisley MINI

Liam Gallagher may best be known as the vocalist for ’90s Britpop band Oasis, but the current Beady Eye frontman is gaining accolades for his clothing label Pretty Green. While past collaborations from the brand have featured British rock themes, including a Quadrophenia-inspired parka adorned with a … READ MORE

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2013 MINI Countryman

The success of MINI‘s Countryman crossover indicates the receptiveness of MINI’s fans to vehicles that aren’t so mini. For 2013, the vehicle offers minor updates for those fans, highlighted by new power window toggles, as well as new interior colors and a newly designed Carbon Black ring … READ MORE

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2013 MINI John Cooper Works GP

The 2013 MINI John Cooper Works GP arrives this fall with a turbocharged four-cylinder, good for 218 horsepower and up to 207 pound-feet of torque, which is actually comparable to a standard John Cooper Works Hardtop. The upgrades take the form of a new high-strength cylinder head, … READ MORE