It’s been more than forty years since Timo Makinen dominated Rally Finland in his classic MINI Cooper S. Now MINI is back and not just with the official MINI Motorsport team; there are several private entries driving MINI’s and all enjoying success. In fact, after the first stage there were already three MINI’s in the [...]
Entries for July, 2011
It’s no secret that MINI knows how to throw a party. Recently, MINI threw a major bash at Pavilion 21 for the limited edition Rolls Royce designed MINI Goodwood and the MINI Space team was there to take us inside this exclusive event. Learn more about the MINI Goodwood here.
MINI WRC drivers Kris Meeke and the Dani Sordo are getting ready for their next round of WRC competition; the Nestle Oil Rally Finland at the end of this month. Here we have see putting the MINI WRC through its paces once again. This video is a must if you enjoy high-speed drifting and suicidal [...]
Whilst you can’t actually get your hands on one until October 1st, MINI has started producing customer and dealer Coupes. Look for more on the road leading up to the final press launch in late September. Also of note in the picture below are the unique and rather fantastic 17″ wheels standard on the MINI [...]
MINI WRC driver Kris Meeke gives us a first-hand tour of his “office” in this video from MINI. He shows off the controls and layout of the cockpit of his MINI Countryman WRC race car — a place where he gets to spend a lot of quality time. It’s sparse in there, but at the [...]
In the very first episode of the brand new season of Top Gear viewers were able to enjoy a very fine MINI segment presented by James May. Extolling the virtues of the MINI in general, and the brand new MINI WRC in particular, May waxed lyrical about the importance of MINI to the world of [...]