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2016 mini cooper works challenge: a menacing beast or a sweet wanna-be?

2016 MINI Cooper Works Challenge: a menacing beast or a sweet wanna-be?

MINI Cooper John Cooper Works Challenge comes with tons of ambition to set new benchmark to the track-oriented segment. It also tries to be impeccable on the road without sacrificing comfort and smoothness of a traditional city car. So, let's see what this sweetie has to offer. The vehicle was created by small team at MINI Plant Oxford in UK in partnership with some race suppliers and engineers. Indeed they added the grippy Michelin Pilot Spor

are you ready for the mini challenge? bilstein is!

Are you ready for the MINI Challenge? Bilstein is!

It is not a secret (but maybe a surprise) that the MINI models, especially from the John Cooper Works heritage are a motorsport talent. And this has been proven in history many times. In fact, with the landmark win at the legendary Rally Monte Carlo in 1964, the little car has shut the mouths of those unbelieving in it

why this mini john cooper works has nothing to do with a regular one?

Why this MINI John Cooper Works has nothing to do with a regular one?

This MINI John Cooper Works with a regular one because of many reasons, but if we have to sum them up, it all ends at the work of the German tuning specialists at B&B. To make things a little bit clearer, they have developed a several stage modifications which results in fantastic addition of output for the MINI. And to be even more precise, the stock horses of the car jumped from 231 hp to 300 hp, while the Newton meters – from 320 Nm to 4

2017 seven special edition: mini's response to contemporary drivers

2017 Seven Special Edition: MINI's response to contemporary drivers

MINI USA introduces the MINI Seven, the first special edition of the latest MINI generation that presents a wonderful combination of brand's well-known features and some contemporary progressive features. Along with the exclusive interior and exterior design, the vehicle includes overall extrovert appeal and tons of utility features. 2017 MINI Seven Special Edition will be available in Cooper and Cooper S variants. With front-wheel drive, engi

two fresh models will join the mini family at the new york auto show

Two Fresh Models Will Join the MINI Family at the New York Auto Show

MINI USA will premiere two new vehicles at the New York International Auto Show: the fresh MINI Clubman ALL4 and the MINI John Cooper Works Convertible. With AWD drive and boosted power, the ALL4 is ready for any road challenge, while the beautiful Convertible is by far the fastest and most powerful open-top vehicle, created by MINI. Refined drivetrain system In addition to the AWD drive system, ALL4 also benefits from fine-tuned traction,

manhart racing changes the emblematic mini john cooper works into something extraordinary!

Manhart Racing Changes the Emblematic MINI John Cooper Works into Something Extraordinary!

Do you know that this year Manhart Racing is celebrating its 30th anniversary? This only means that we are going to see even more exclusive project from the tuner that we are used to. The current one is based on the latest MINI John Cooper Works F56, which is fitted with MINI F300 personalization package. Power Upgrade The best thing about the F300 upgrade is that it concerns every part of the MINI, including its engine and performance. The tun

the new mini one d clubman: what to expect?

The New Mini One D Clubman: What to Expect?

After the success of the MINI Clubman, launched in October 2015, the well-known brand decides to present to the world the new MINI One D Clubman. Retaining the specifications for the whole Clubman range, including MINI Navigation, DAB, Bluetooth, Cruise control and MINI Connected, the new sweetie will also offer improved driving experience and further enhanced fuel economy, measured at 99g/km CO2 on the combined cycle. But still we wonder what is so special about this one. Let's check out! Featuring ne

mini open 150 edition celebrates the exclusivity of the convertible kind

MINI Open 150 Edition Celebrates the Exclusivity of the Convertible Kind

MINI Open 150 Edition is limited and so exclusive that it will be produced only in 150 units specifically intended for the UK market. The special edition car is based on the MINI Cooper S convertible and celebrates the actual launch of the latter. Unique about this limited edition MINI is the wide range of standard equipment as well as the exclusive interior it sports. Speaking of the cabin, it is wrapped in Leather Chester Malt Brown upholste

vilner creates the most eccentric mini one cabrio in the universe

Vilner Creates the Most Eccentric MINI One Cabrio in the Universe

This is one of the craziest, most adorable and coolest interiors I have ever seen! And I have seen many. Under the exquisite work done here stands the name of Vilner, which has recently opened a studio in China. By the way, this is the first official project of the Beijing Studio they have decided to show to the general public. As Vilner says, this is literally “the most eccentric MINI One Cabrio in the Universe”. The project was commissio

mini releases 250 units of the countryman special edition

MINI Releases 250 Units of the Countryman Special Edition

MINI has launched a limited edition of the Countryman, specifically dedicated to the customers in the UK. The Special Edition has been developed in order to give people the chance for more exclusivity in this bigger type of MINI model. It is of course instantly recognizable via its unique styling features. Follow me to

maxi-tuner offers special upgrade for 2016 clubman s

Maxi-Tuner Offers Special Upgrade for 2016 Clubman S

As we all know, the latest Clubman model took MINI brand to whole new level. The vehicle has a lot to offer, a lot to demonstrate and a lot to give to customers and fans. But the fun does not stop here. Mini experts from Maxi-Tuner have just demonstrated the MaxPower-performance upgrade program for the Cooper S Clubman

essen motor show welcomes the stronger mini jcw by ac schnitzer [video]

Essen Motor Show Welcomes the Stronger MINI JCW by AC Schnitzer [VIDEO]

AC Schnitzer has just sent us some information about the two MINIs it is currently presenting at the Essen Motor Show in Germany. Both are stylish and versatile and are a basically focused on performance. The models I am talking about are the MINI Cooper S and the John Cooper Works, both having very strong engines and sporting characteristics. Performance Upgrades and More... For both MINI variants, the tuning company is offering performance up