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Good things, small packages: The new Mini vs the old

MINI | August 28th, 2014 by Horatiu Boeriu

There are few cars in the world as instantly recognizable, or indeed as legendary, as the Mini. Designed on a paper napkin by Sir Alec …

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MINI USA Launches The #IceBucketChallenge

MINI | August 18th, 2014 by Horatiu Boeriu

One of viral campaigns taking place online these days is called #IceBucketChallenge, a dare to have a full bucket of ice water thrown on you. …

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MINI & JustPark – Smart Parking

MINI | August 10th, 2014 by Horatiu Boeriu

JustPark, the online service that lets you park wherever and whenever, has revealed that MINI will be the first car brand in the world to …

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2014 MINI Cooper Countryman was declared a 2014 Top Safety Pick

MINI | July 30th, 2014 by Horatiu Boeriu

The MINI Cooper Countryman is the only small car to receive a good rating in the crash tests. The IIHS performed its newer “small overlap” …

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MINI start of production at contract manufacturer VDL Nedcar

MINI | July 17th, 2014 by Horatiu Boeriu

Dutch King Willem-Alexander giving the ceremonial go-ahead for the MINI production on the occasion of the reopening of VDL Nedcar’s Born plant. MINI production volume …

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MINI John Cooper Works models get new 2.0 liter turbo, launching at 2015 Detroit Auto Show

MINI | July 9th, 2014 by Horatiu Boeriu

The next generation MINI John Cooper Works will launch at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show and will bring a power increase to the super sporty …

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The 2015 MINI Countryman

MINI | July 6th, 2014 by Horatiu Boeriu

New version of the first MINI with four doors, a large tailgate, five seats and optional all-wheel drive; new MINI Countryman (combined fuel consumption: 7.1- …

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The 2015 MINI Paceman

MINI | July 6th, 2014 by Horatiu Boeriu

Fresh stimuli for the first Sports Activity Coupé in the premium compact segment; the new MINI Paceman (combined fuel consumption: 7.1 – 4.2 l/100 km, combined …

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The new MINI 5-door Hatch rolls off the lines at Oxford

MINI | July 1st, 2014 by Horatiu Boeriu

Plant Oxford today sees a production first as the new MINI 5-door Hatch comes off the production line. The new 5-door is a first for …

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The new MINI with additional engine variants

MINI | June 14th, 2014 by Horatiu Boeriu

The new MINI remains on course for growth. After its successful market launch, the engine range for the new original in the small car premium …