Tag results for: MINI

MINI Cooper Yachtsman | April Fools’ Day Prank…?

It’s a shame this year’s April’s Fool’s Day fell on a Sunday, because the pranks engineered by the marketers of some of our favorite brands warranted immediate attention, instead of being read about the following day. There was the press release announcing the launch of Virgin Volcanic, …

MINI John Cooper Works Countryman – “Human Flight” Commercial | Video

We previously showcased the 2013 MINI John Cooper Works Countryman, which has a turbocharged 1.6-liter engine generating 215 horsepower and 207 lb-ft of torque. They’re by no means shabby numbers, but we’re not sure they’re good enough to enable flight, like this new commercial seems to suggest. …

MINI John Cooper Works Countryman

The not-so-mini Mini, the Countryman crossover, will at last debut a John Cooper Works edition — the brand’s performance label — at the upcoming Geneva Motor Show. The JCW Countryman is equipped with Mini’s all-wheel-drive system, known as ALL4, and features a 1.6-liter turbo four-cylinder engine with …

Mini Clubvan Concept

Mini presents the Clubvan Concept, a panel van that features two seats up front, backed by a stainless steel wire cage partition and on the other side a closed-off load area. Essentially, the vehicle combines the Mini driving experience with increased load carrying capability — a hybrid …

X-raid x Monster Energy x MINI ALL4 Racing – 2012 Dakar Rally Champions

Often called “world’s deadliest off-road race”, the courses on Dakar Rally are equally stunning and unforgiving. But the rally also serves as a real-world test track for vehicles, especially those not known to have off-road capabilities such as the MINI. Thanks to Germany’s X-raid racing team and …

MINI Cooper Coupe – Upgrade Package | By AC Schnitzer

AC Schnitzer, one of BMW‘s tuning specialists, has introduced a new MINI Cooper Coupe Upgrade Package of his own that includes both interior and exterior performance and design features. For the outside, the AC Schnitzer package includes a set of decals such as a “Technology and Design” …

MINI – Driving Excitement | iPhone App

Driving in what was originally a pint-sized race car is already a lot of fun for MINI owners, but BMW wants to take the experience of sitting behind the wheel to a new level with the Driving Excitement iPhone app.  Building on the car’s MINI Connected in-dash hi-res cock-pit …

MINI Roadster

For 2012, MINI introduces the MINI Roadster, the first two-seat convertible in brand history. About the same length and width as the Coupe or Convertible models, the Roadster is equipped with a manually operated black fabric roof. To put the top down, all the driver has to …

MINI Coupé | “Ultimate Go-Kart Driving Experience”

In advance of the Frankfurt Auto Show, MINI introduced the MINI Coupe. Rounding off its extensive vehicle portfolio, the new MINI Coupe is the company’s 5th model since relaunch as a BMW subsidiary. And like its larger Bavarian cousin, the MINI Coupe aims to be an “ultimate …