Happy Birthday! Oxford Plant Celebrates 15 Years Of MINI


April 26 marks the anniversary of the relaunch of the MINI Oxford factory producing new cars under BMW ownership. Since 2001 more than 2.5 million MINI vehicles have been manufactured in Oxford and sold in more that 110 countries worldwide.

Today the Oxford MINI plant is one of the most state-of-the art automobile manufacturing sites in the world and the build about 1,000 vehicles a day. “Building 1,000 individually configured premium automobiles every day is a big challenge which our employees master thanks to their exceptional level of passion and skill”, says plant manager Frank Bachmann.

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Mike Bober has been involved in many aspects of the MINI Community, including working with multiple national series racing teams. He currently owns his first MINI, an R53 "Ramsey", a R60 Countryman "Lauda", and a F56 "Stanton". Previously owned was an R59 Roadster "Winnie". -- Along with many other major MINI events, Mike recently completed his second coast-to-coast MINI Takes The States event.

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