Urbanaut

Rumor: MINI to Partner with Canoo to Build Urbanaut

File this under un-verified but interesting. The German publication Automobilwoche (via Electrive) is reporting act MINI has held initial talks with America start-up Canoo to provide a platform for a production version...

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Rumor: All Electric MINI GP To Reach production

Eighteen months ago when we spoke to the GP product manager Petra Beck she casually mentioned that the 2021 MINI GP could be the last petrol powered GP. We even wrote about...

MINI to Add Mild Hybrid in Some Models

The coming facelift isn’t the only news from our sources this week. According to those in the know about the plans, MINI intends to introduce a mild hybrid version of the B48...

Rumor: MINI Convertible to be Discontinued

The MINI convertible to discontinued. That’s a phrase we’ve reported several times over the past few years as rumors of its demise have picked-up steam. However earlier this year we also heard...

Rumor: MINI Five Door Hatch to Spawn Crossover

In an effort to combat the onslaught of small crossovers rumors are pointing to MINI modifying the F55 five door hatch and creating a junior Countryman. First heard from our sources last...