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mini clubman bond street special edition

MINI Clubman Bond Street Special Edition

MINIhas announced anotherSpecial Edition vehicle. This time, the new Clubman limited edition model is named after London’s most famous high-end shopping street Due to premiere at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show, the MINI Clubman Bond Street fuses the inherent practicality and superb driving dynamics of the Clubman, with a unique interior and exterior interpretation that reflects the style of this most upmarket of London addresses. Production will begin in March, this year and the car will be on sale for a li

mini paceman john cooper works to debut at naias

MINI Paceman John Cooper Works to Debut At NAIAS

MINI Paceman John Cooper Works is the latest addition in the MINI range which aims to bring more elite performance to the automotive world. The model is based on the first compact Sports Activity Coupé. Here the driver and passengers have four individual seats which help them enjoy better the racing experience. The driving excitement is ensured by the turbocharged engine, which generates 160 kW (218 hp). Of course, the standard equipment includes ALL4 all-wheel drive, an aerodynamic kit, 18-inch light-alloy whe

2013 mini paceman - sports activity coupe

2013 MINI Paceman - Sports Activity Coupe

MINI has added another interesting vehicle to their line-up – the Paceman is the first Sports Activity Coupe in the premium small and compact segment. The small car is has nice presence with its powerful and dynamically stretched lines. th its two doors and large tailgate, plus two full-size individual rear seats, the seventh model in the MINI family complements the elegant sportiness of its proportions with a new rendering of the familiar MINI interior. The car is designed squarely as a four-seater, which

2013 mini countryman - refined!

2013 MINI Countryman - Refined!

MINI Countryman appeared in the automotive world two years ago. Now it comes back equipped with all-wheel drive and benefiting from an extensive round of modifications. The spacious five-door’s MINI is now additionally improved in terms of ease of use and practicality. To be more precise some of the modifications include newly designed rings encircling the Centre Speedo and four air vents immediately. They can be found across the board in the colour shade Carbon Black and also have an inner

2013 mini cooper jcw gp - us price $35,950

2013 MINI Cooper JCW GP - US Price $35,950

MINI US has announced the price of the special edition JCW GP. The hot hatchback, which is able to lap the Nurburgring in just 8 minutes and 23 seconds is priced from $35,950. The new 2012 MINI John Cooper Works GP is powered by a BMW-sourced 1.6-liter turbocharged petrol engine with 215HP (160 kW) and 280Nm (207 lb-ft) of torque. This is good for 6.3 seconds from 0 to 100 km/h and a top speed of 250 km/h (155 mph) – electronically limited. In other words, the MINI JCW GP is insanely fast. The GP varian

2013 mini john cooper works countryman - pricing announced

2013 MINI John Cooper Works Countryman - Pricing Announced

MINI John Cooper Works Countryman is the latest model by the adored MINI brand which is receiving the badge of John Cooper Works sub-brand. This in fact is a performance model of the range and the first to come with MINI ALL4 all-wheel drive. In addition, this model is for those who seek racing passion on the road w

revozport mini targa raze unveiled

Revozport MINI Targa Raze Unveiled

RevoZport MINI Targa Raze is the latest release from the tuning company. They have equipped this MINI model with new aero and performance kit. The UK tuners offer a more sleek and sporty look to the emblematic car, and have turned it into an extreme sports one that weight 30kg lighter. In addition they gave it a power boost from 181 hp (132 kW) to a staggering 250 hp (184 kW). What RevoZport has basically done here to achieve such increase in power is that they have teamed up with the engi

mini paceman previewed on facebook

MINI Paceman previewed on Facebook

MINI Paceman Concept debuted back in 2011 at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. Yesterday, the Mini Paceman Prototype was unveiled on Mini's Facebook page with four spy photographs, which you can view in the gallery below. Although there was a slight attempt to hide partially the design of the new MINI model, as you can see not so much is left for the imagination. The car is a two-door powerhouse ready to roar onto streets very soon. It is promised to be powerful and agile

london philharmonic orchestra plays the mini [video]

London Philharmonic Orchestra Plays the MINI [VIDEO]

It's nice attend a cultural event every now and then... so we've been told. So here's a performance we found particularly entertaining. It's the London Philharmonic Orchestra's way to send a good luck card to Team GB for the London 2012 Games – the God Save the Queen anthem in car horns. MINI provided the instruments

2013 mini clubvan enhances the small car-based van segment

2013 MINI Clubvan enhances the small car-based van segment

2013 MINI Clubvan has two seats, five doors and of course the unmistakable MINI style. This makes it the world’s first premium compact delivery van. The model is based on the MINI Clubman platform and is designed with the aim to get the attention of new urban users. The MINI Clubvan will bring more style, quality and driving fun in the small car-based van segment. The increased functionality offered by the MINI Clubvan is based on a closed-o

mini countryman in steampunk style by carlex design

MINI Countryman in steampunk style by Carlex Design

This MINI Countryman is an exceptional, extraordinary and one-of-a-kind design concept project created by the talented designers from Carlex Design. Undoubtedly what has been presented with the pictures below, show that this project will include unique interior in bronze and copper, and will probably include some in

ac schnitzer raptor mini john cooper works coupe

AC Schnitzer Raptor MINI John Cooper Works Coupe

A John Cooper Works MINI Coupe is sufficiently fast enough, right? Of course it is – 211 hp, 280 Nm of peak torque and a 6.4 second run to the 60 mile an hour mark. But apparently, one such MINI recently did a lap on the Hockenheim Race Circuit with a time of 1:13.0 on slick tires. The event was a 2012 “Tuner Grand Prix” and was hosted by the “sport auto” magazine. That's pretty impressive, but AC Schnitzer believe, the Coupe can do better than that (it is after all a “tuner” prix). That is when th