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Summer 2017 MINI Lifestyle Collection

Gone are the days of giant MINI logos with checkered flags emblazoned on bags. And in 2017 we say good riddance. This new MINI lifestyle collection is purposefully minimal and on-point for a design-minded consumer. It’s also aesthetic that foretells the future of MINI’s design language. MotoringFile has the original story and loads more pictures…

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MINI wins Italian Baja 2017

Jakub Przygonski (POL) and Tom Colsoul (BEL) of Orlen Team celebrated two superb results at the end of the 24th edition of the Italian Baja 2017. Not only did the popular duo take the overall win but also celebrated the fact this result was the first win for Przygonski driving a MINI racing machine –…

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David Brown Mini Remastered 2017 review

It takes 1400 hours to turn a donor car into a Mini Remastered. The only components that are carried over from the donor are the engine and gearbox, both of which are rebuilt, and the VIN. Everything else, including the bodyshell, is brand new. The shell itself is stiffened with additional structural bracing and the…

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2017 Countryman officially the safest MINI ever

As the largest model in the history of the brand, the new MINI Countryman offers spaciousness and driving properties combined with maximum flexibility. Now it also stands out with regard to safety after receiving top marks in this area. The premium compact model achieved the top 5-star rating in the Euro NCAP crash test. The…

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A classic MINI is the perfect road trip companion

Classic cars aren’t usually considered ideal for road trips. Vintage machines can often be finicky, most often relegated to weekend joyrides, not long-distance travel. The driver of this Rover Mini Cooper, however, doesn’t subscribe to the normal attitude of classic car ownership. Sergiu Topala lives in Moldova, an eastern European country between Romania and Ukraine.…