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Feb 26, 15
MINI Clubman Vision Gran Turismo officially unveiled
Following yesterday's preview, MINI has fully revealed the Clubman Vision Gran Turismo virtual concept car.
Feb 25, 15
MINI Clubman JCW Vision Gran Turismo design sketches published
GTPlanet has managed to obtain the first official design sketches with MINI’s Vision Gran Turismo concept.
Feb 24, 15
MINI Minor reportedly set for late 2018 release
British media is reporting a new MINI Minor will be out towards the end of 2018 or early 2019.
Feb 17, 15
2015 MINI Cooper Cabrio drops some camo in latest spy photos
The MINI Cooper Cabrio is inching closer to production as a lightly camouflaged prototype has been spied undergoing cold weather testing near the Arctic Circle.
Feb 17, 15
2016 MINI Clubman spied with less disguise
Work continues on the 2016 MINI Clubman as our spies have caught a prototype wearing less disguise than ever before.
Feb 12, 15
MINI announces plans to axe the Coupe and Roadster
MINI has disclosed plans to terminate production of the Coupe and Roadster, following an announcement made last November by MINI USA Product Planning Manager Patrick McKenna.
Feb 12, 15
2016 MINI Convertible fully revealed in patent drawings
Alleged official patent drawings of the 2016 MINI Convertible have surfaced the web
Feb 05, 15
MINI introduces Sport Pack for all 3- and 5-door models
MINI has launched the Sport Pack package, available for the entire lineup of the company
Jan 30, 15
Second generation MINI Countryman render shows plausible design
The 2017 MINI Countryman has been rendered based on the latest batch of spy shots.
Jan 21, 15
2017 MINI Countryman spied drifting on a frozen lake
The 2017 Countryman has been spied drifting on a frozen lake in Scandinavia.
Jan 20, 15
MINI One First 5 door introduced with 75 HP
MINI has announced a new entry-level engine will be available for the 5-door version, starting from March this year
Jan 18, 15
Nasser Al-Attiyah wins 2015 Dakar Rally
Qatar Rally Team driver Nasser Al-Attiyah and co-driver Matthieu Baumel have won the 2015 Dakar Rally.
Jan 16, 15
2017 MINI Countryman spied up close
The 2017 MINI Countryman has spied while making a pit stop at a gas station in Scandinavia.
Jan 12, 15
MINI Cooper JCW arrives in Detroit, U.S. pricing announced
Following a preview last month, MINI has officially unveiled the John Cooper Works Hardtop (aka Cooper JCW) at the North American International Auto Show.
Jan 09, 15
MINI Cooper Cabrio and Clubman spied testing in Munich
A new batch of spy shots with the MINI Cooper Cabrio and Clubman has arrived at our office and this time the prototypes were testing in Munich, Germany.
Dec 15, 14
MINI still debating a production version of the Superleggera Vision concept
BMW board member Peter Schwarzenbauer has revealed MINI is still considering a production version of the Superleggera Vision concept.
Dec 14, 14
Illegally imported MINI gets crushed [video]
An illegally imported classic MINI regarded as being unsafe has been crushed by the US Customs and Border Protection.
Dec 11, 14
MINI Cooper JCW hits the streets of L.A. [video]
Following this morning's unveiling, MINI has released a new promotional video for the Cooper JCW.
Dec 11, 14
New MINI John Cooper Works goes official with 231 HP
Following yesterday's leaked images, MINI has officially unveiled the new MINI John Cooper Works
Dec 10, 14
MINI patents a Superleggera Vision-inspired roadster
BMW Board Member Peter Schwarzenbauer recently revealed MINI was close to deciding whether or not to green-light the Superleggera Vision concept, so it's interestingly to note the company has a filed ...
Dec 10, 14
MINI Cooper John Cooper Works breaks cover with 228 bhp
Australian media has managed to acquire the first images and details with the 2015 MINI Cooper John Cooper Works (JCW).
Nov 26, 14
MINI to reduce their lineup to five "superhero" models
BMW Board Member Peter Schwarzenbauer has revealed MINI will reduce their lineup to just five "superhero" models.
Nov 24, 14
MINI exec confirms the Coupe & Roadster are dead
The sun is about to set on the MINI Coupe and Roadster as MINI USA Product Planning Manager Patrick McKenna has confirmed they will go out of production next year.
Nov 21, 14
Chinese drifter needs only 8 cm for parallel parking, sets new world record [video]
Chinese drifter and stunt driver Han Yue has achieved a new Guinness World Record for the tightest parallel parking job
Nov 20, 14
MINI Citysurfer concept arrives in Los Angeles [videos]
MINI has introduced the Citysurfer concept this week at the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show.
Nov 14, 14
Three- and five-door MINI receive John Cooper Works package
The three- and five-door MINIs are heading to Essen Motor Show with newly developed John Cooper Works packages.
Nov 10, 14
MINI details the US-spec Cooper five-door ahead of L.A. debut
MINI has released new details about the US-spec Cooper five-door, ahead of its debut at the Los Angeles Auto Show.
Oct 29, 14
Rolls-Royce Spook is a high-end luxury MINI
The AutoProjecoes team has virtually created the Rolls-Royce Spook compact premium model
Oct 18, 14
Modified MINI JCW sets unofficial front-wheel drive record on Nurburgring [video]
A modified MINI JCW has set a new record for a front-wheel drive car around the Nürburgring.
Oct 13, 14
2015 MINI Cooper Cabrio continues the slow march to production
Work continues on the 2015 MINI Cooper Cabrio as our spies have caught another prototype undergoing testing in Europe.