MINI Family Ready To Take On Dakar

MINI Family Ready To Take On Dakar
Months of pre-event preparations, shake-downs, and scrutinizing are complete. The MINI family teams are ready to go, and the 2017 Dakar Rally is ready to start. On January 2nd, over 300 vehicles will begin the two-week, 9000km trek through 3 countries. 2017 MINI Family Line-Up Eight MINI crews make up this year’s MINI Family to contest the 2017 Dakar Rally. Competing... Read More

Dakar 2017 – Menzies Out Of MINI JCW Rally

Dakar 2017 – Menzies Out Of MINI JCW Rally
Team X-Raid and MINI are excited bring the new MINI John Cooper Works Rally to South America for the 2017 Dakar Rally. Unfortunately the much-anticipated pair of American driver Bryce Menzies and co-driver Peter Mortensen will not be competing. Menzies has had a successful early career in off-road racing. One that should continue to grow driving under the Red Bull label. To... Read More

New MINI John Cooper Works Rally Ready For Dakar

New MINI John Cooper Works Rally Ready For Dakar
  Team X-Raid and the new MINI John Cooper Works Rally are ready for Dakar. The three car team will take on the nearly 9,000km race through South America. The event begins in Asunción, Paraguay and finishes 12 stages later in Buenos Aires. MINI John Cooper Works Rally Mikko Hirvonen (FIN), took fourth place overall in the 2016 Dakar. He races again with co-pilot Michel Périn (FRA). 3-Time... Read More

JCW Rally Or DIY MINI Off-Roader: You Pick

JCW Rally Or DIY MINI Off-Roader: You Pick
If you follow MINI Motorsports, you might be familiar with the new MINI John Cooper Works Rally. The beast of an All4, the JCW Rally has been custom designed to take on the most challenging terrain. Untold hours of development, and engineering spent to create a competitive MINI off-roader. DIY MINI Off-Roader What if the team at BMW/MINI got it... Read More

MINI All4 Racing Wins In Portugal

MINI All4 Racing Wins In Portugal
The final race of the 2016 FIA Cross Country World Cup was the Baja Portalegre 500 and MINI All4 Racing proudly stood on the top step of the podium as driver Ricardo Porém took home a record third consecutive win. “I’m absolutely speechless and happy to win third time in a row the Baja Portalegre. Everybody did a great job. I’m... Read More

MINI All4 Racing Dominates Top Five in Poland

MINI All4 Racing Dominates Top Five in Poland
Baja Poland is complete, and the seventh round of the FIA Cross Country World Cup has left the MINI All4 Racing competitors standing proud as returning from retirement (Read more HERE) Krzysztof Holowczyc, a Polish rally champion took home an overall second place finish with Lukas Kurzeja in the co-driver seat. The pairing began the multi-day rally strong, but a punctured... Read More

MINI All4 Racing Preps Four Teams For Baja Poland

MINI All4 Racing Preps Four Teams For Baja Poland
The event, which draws massive crowds will have one more reason to cheer as Polish native Krzysztof Holowczyc returns from retirement to compete on his home ground in a X-raid Team MINI All4. Read More