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First batch of MINI E arrives in the US

MINI | April 15th, 2009 by Horatiu Boeriu

After a long wait and several delays, the first MINI E vehicles have reached U.S ports. As we mentioned back in February, due to the …

Video: Jay Leno drives the MINI E

MINI | March 10th, 2009 by Horatiu Boeriu

There is no secret that Jay Leno, The Tonight Show host, is one of the biggest car fans out there. He has 107 vehicles, including …

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BMW will use a radioactive heat-collector to save fuel

News | March 6th, 2009 by Horatiu Boeriu

Latest news – Dr. Klaus Draeger, BMW’s Head of Development, announced today that BMW is working on a futuristic technology that will allow them to …

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MINI expecting record sales in 2009

MINI | March 3rd, 2009 by Horatiu Boeriu

The MINI brand has been one of the best investments made by any car company into another brand, and especially for BMW, the MINI has …

Video: MINI E test day in Berlin

MINI | February 25th, 2009 by Horatiu Boeriu

As we announced back in November, BMW has extended the MINI E pilot in Berlin as well. California and New Jersey are the first and …

MINI E delayed due to high demand

MINI | February 11th, 2009 by Horatiu Boeriu

At $850/month for a one-year lease, MINI E does not seem to scare away any potential customers. According to Automotive News, over 1,800 people have …

Detroit 2009: The unveiling of the MINI Convertible – Video

MINI | January 18th, 2009 by Horatiu Boeriu

The new MINI Convertible was unveiled at the Detroit Auto Show just a week ago. Along with the new convertible, BMW Group has also showcased …

City of New York to use MINI E electric vehicles

MINI | January 17th, 2009 by Horatiu Boeriu

The MINI E has just received a huge endorsement from the City of New York. BMW Group will loan a fleet of 10 MINI E electric …

Detroit 2009: It’s all about green now

Auto Shows | January 15th, 2009 by Horatiu Boeriu

Despite the fact that many automakers decided to skip MotorCity this year, the Detroit Auto Show still remains the most important auto show in North …

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Detroit 2009: Mercedes-Benz Blue Zero Concept – Mini E Competitor?

Auto Shows | January 13th, 2009 by Horatiu Boeriu

One of the so-called attractions at the Detroit Auto Show was the new electric concept from Mercedes-Benz: BlueZero. The concept will serve as basis for …