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MINI Clubman Hampton

MINI Clubman Hampton special-edition model is the brand’s latest exclusively styled compact ride, which represents the perfect embodiment of MINI’s all-new MINI Yours individualization program. With an extremely wide range of exterior paint finishes, light-alloy rims, upholstery variants, interior trim and Colour Lines, MINI-specific options such as mirror caps and graphics, and numerous other optional extras and accessories, the MINI Yours personalization program is capable to transform eve

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CoverEFX MINI Cooper Works

CoverEFX, the well known Germany-based tuner has released an astonishing and at the same time extremely different conversion of Mini Cooper Works. Showcasing upgrades in both tuning aspects - performance and styling, the CoverEFX MINI stands out as a true masterpiece, with own individuality and impact. At first glance, the Mini Cooper Works by CoverEFX immediately draws the attention of the crowd. Its outer styling differs with fully foil-finished body in black leather style beautified by tho


MINI will offer a JCW factory tuning kit featuring increase the power and performance of the standard car. It will be available for Cooper S, Cooper S Clubman and Cooper S Convertible. JCW factory tuning kit boosts the engine of MINI Cooper S to 200PS (147 kW) at 5700RPM and 250Nm (184 lb-ft) between 1250 and 5000RPM. However, the overboost function makes 270 Nm (199 lb-ft) between 1 800 and 5 000 RPM. The results are thanks to a performance-optimized engine management and a new air filter

AC Schnitzer MINI Countryman

AC Schnitzer has revealed a small, individualization package for the recently launched MINI Countryman compact SUV, which transferred the classic brand’s renowned visual cues to new, modern and bigger dimensions. Representing a completely new ride on the market, the MINI Countryman small SUV is the first model from the British iconic brand to exceed the 18-inch wheels and AC Schnitzer emphasize that with its fresh range of extraordinary designs: AC Schnitzer Type IV wheel silver 8,5J x

MINI Cooper Mat Edition

MINI will create a limited edition Cooper specially for France. The project is called Mat Edition and the car will feature a matt black exterior with checked mirror covers, unique side vents, and an individually-numbered key ring. MINI Mat Edition is powered by either 1.6 liter with 120PS (88 kW) or 1.6 liter turbocharged with 211PS (155 kW). The diesel variant is again 1.6 liter with 112PS and hefty 270Nm (199 lb-ft) of torque. The limited edition will have just 250 units and the the pack

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MINI Paceman Concept

MINI will exhibit Paceman Concept at the North American International Auto Show. The vehicle is practically a Countryman coupe. It measures 4 110 millimetres in length, 1 789 millimetres in width and 1 541 millimetres in height. The sporty nature is very obvious with the extremely short overhangs. One of the most fascinating elements are the 19" alloys. Paceman also boasts bold front fascia and a sloping roofline. The interior is very luxurious for a crossover - leather upholstery, a f

MINI ALL4 Countryman Dakar Challenger

MINI will be to competing in the 2011 Dakar Series with its ALL4 model. The Monster Energy X-raid team has unveiled the car, which will make its racing debut at the 33rd Personal Dakar Argentina-Chile next month - January 1st to January 16th. MINI ALL4 is powered by a 3.0 liter twin-turbo diesel with 315PS (232 kW) and 700Nm of torque. The race car is put on test in France by team driver Guerlain Chicherit and his co-driver Michel Perin. It is just amazing, how the MINI ALL4 project w

AC Schnitzer MINI E Police

AC Schnitzer has exclusively unveiled its latest project, a Police-car dressed MINI E with spectacularly bold and optimized styling. Presented publicly for first time at the last weekend’s Essen Motor Show, the refined zero-emissions MINI is part of the TUNE IT! SAFE! initiative by the Verband Deutscher Automobil Tuner e.V. (VDAT). The exceptional project ride benefits from a complete set of tuning equipment by the Aachen-based expert AC Schnitzer, including racing suspension, front and rea

Paul Weller MINI Cooper - a one-off car for charity

Last week, MINI and the famous mod rock legend Paul Weller have announced a collaboration project aimed at raising money for two charities - Nordoff Robins and War Child. The project represents an exclusively styled, one-off MINI Cooper ride designed by Paul Weller, which will be auctioned online and all the proceeds w

MINI Countryman WRC at the Motor Show in Paris - a lot of foglights

MINI Countryman WRC debuted at the Paris Motor show, yesterday. The car is not created just for fun, but it will marks its entry into WRC and will compete in the World Rally Championship next year -2011. MINI Countryman WRC is powered by 1.6 liter turbocharged engine. The development of the car started back in 2009 and it recently began its race-conditions testing at the Prodrive rally track. Dr. Wolfgang Armbrecht, brand management chief a

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MINI Cooper Saville Row limited edition

MINI has announced a remarkably tempting offer exclusively aimed at brand’s fans in Japan. Dubbed MINI Saville Row, the compact eye-catcher excels at specially tailored exterior and interior styling reinforced by few extras, including a cabin privacy glass, bi-xenon headlights, a white turn signal indicator and an anthracite headliner. This special edition of the MINI’s classic hatch ride will be available only on the Japanese market and in limited number of only 100 examples. On the outs

2011 MINI Countryman combines versatility, comfort and exclusiveness

2011 MINI Countryman takes the driving pleasure into a new dimension. This is the first MINI with four doors and big tailgate while the a versatile interior offers space for up to five people. The body length is more than 4 metres so there is plenty of inside space. Furthermore, the seating position is raised and the ride comfort is optimised. There are three petrol and two diesel engines in the range. The puniest petrol variant is in MINI