Official Release: The New MINI Countryman

Official Release: The New MINI Countryman
As the new generation of the MINI Countryman sees its premiere, the tradition-steeped British brand continues its advance into the premium compact segment. The new MINI Countryman is the biggest and most versatile model in the brand’s 57-year history. Having been completely newly developed, it now reflects considerable advancements in the areas of space, functionality, athletic flair and premium characteristics.... Read More

Official Release: WORLD PREMIERE: 2017 MINI Countryman S E

Official Release: WORLD PREMIERE: 2017 MINI Countryman S E
You’ve been waiting patiently, and here it is. A full break down of the various features and components will follow…. The World Premiere of the 2017 MINI S E Countryman All4.   Agile, versatile, electrifying: The MINI Cooper S E Countryman ALL4.  Characteristic MINI driving fun is now available in fascinating, sustainable form. The MINI Cooper S E Countryman ALL4... Read More

Own A Celebrity MINI – Pork Pie Could Be Yours

Own A Celebrity MINI – Pork Pie Could Be Yours
Last week we showed you the trailer for the remake of the Kiwi hit Goodbye Pork Pie. Featuring a Volcanic Orange F56, the film is scheduled for theaters in 2017. Only problem, the production is in need of a little extra cash to finish on time. In response, they’ve put the “hero car”, the one not used in stunts, or... Read More

Pork Pie: MINI Scores Another Movie Remake

Pork Pie: MINI Scores Another Movie Remake
Goodbye Pork Pie… Never heard of it? You’re probably not a fan New Zealand films. In 1981 director Geoff Murphy scored the island nation’s first large-scale hit with a high-speed, Mini packed, police chase film. New Zealand was at the height of the repressive Muldoon era and Pork Pie’s plucky irreverent heroes outwitting the bungling authorities (until the film’s dark conclusion) represented... Read More

Teaser: MINI Hybrid Progress and the New Countryman

Teaser: MINI Hybrid Progress and the New Countryman
Back in May we told you that MINI was working on a plug-in Hybrid based on the upcoming Countryman based on small labeling we noticed on some cold weather testing spy shots that we shared. The topic of a MINI Hybrid was raised recently once again as several BMW executives passed on attending the Paris Motor Show to continue planning the future... Read More

2017 MINI Cooper Loses Standard Driving Modes

2017 MINI Cooper Loses Standard Driving Modes
That MINI Show friend Trish Hunt recently contacted us asking about the lack of MINI Driving Modes in a dealership loaner vehicle. She was advised that the Sport Mode option we’ve become accustomed to would be removed from future vehicles. Like any MINI fan, she was understandably disappointed. This is a change that hasn’t gotten a lot of coverage considering that change is pretty minor.... Read More

BMW Group – 2016 Paris Motor Show

BMW Group – 2016 Paris Motor Show
BMW Group from the 2016 Paris Motor Show September 29, 2016 6:45 AM Eastern 3:45 AM Pacific UPDATE: The live stream has ended, we will update this page with the recorded event when it becomes available along with a full Paris recap. Follow our live tweets using #MINIParis2016 below. #MINIParis2016 Tweets Share This: Read More