Exhaust Popping

One of the many of items that was revised for 2005 model year was the exhaust sound on the Cooper S. MINI not only altered the physical design slightly but also re-tuned...

MINI Voluntary Emissions Recall

MINIUSA has issued a recall campaign to update tank leakage diagnostic software. Here's an excerpt of the letter some 02-04 MINI owners are currently receiving: MINIUSA has determined that certain 2002, 2003...

The Paint Rub Issue Solved?

It looks like MINI may have quietly solved the paint rub issue with new cars: This looks like MINI's solution to the paint abrasion problem. I wonder if the mat can be...

The Paint Rub Issue: An Update

I know many of you have been awaiting word on the resolution of the paint rubbing issue I documented a couple months back. For those who don't remember that post you can...