Buying a MINI as an Investment?

While no new car can be considered an actual investment many of us have always believed the MINI is one of the best buys in the automotive world. Now that notion has...

Spy Video of the new MINI Cabrio

From a reader: Didn't know if you had seen this yet, a Spy Video of the MINI Convertible. It's actually not a very good video, 90% of it shows the car just...

The New MINI Three Spoke Steering Wheel

This is taken from a post by Christian from MINI2: “Today I was in the MINI headquater in munich. Just saw the new 3 spoke sports steering wheel for the Cooper S!”

The New York Times Reviews the JCW package

“While the supercharged version of the Mini, the Cooper S, is adequately powerful, it is far from the rip-snorter many expected. If 163 horsepower are available from the stock version, they must...

11 MINIs in one Day… a New Record?

I managed to see 11 MINIs throughout the day on Saturday in and around Chicago. This is not counting any MINIs near dealers, friends' MINIs, or MINIs involved in a cruise. Have...

The Italian Job Trailer is Out

[update: this is a larger, higher quality trailer than the one from AOL] You can view it in Quicktime format here.

An Informal Chicago Drive this Sunday

Chicago folks: who wants to join a couple of us in an informal MINI cruise this Sunday at 10am? I've got a friend coming into Chicago to pick his 2nd MCS this...