Dakar 2017 – Stage 1 – Mixed MINI Start

Dakar 2017 – Stage 1 – Mixed MINI Start
The 39th running of the Dakar Rally is officially underway from Paraguay. This year’s MINI contingency began Stage 1 of the 2 week event with mixed results. All eight MINI teams who began the first stage of the rally completed the event, moving on to stage two ready to take in the next challenge. The new MINI John Cooper Works Rally driven... Read More

BMW Group Sales Continue Growth – MINI up 7.3%

BMW Group Sales Continue Growth – MINI up 7.3%
2016 continues its positive results for BMW Group sales as monthly reporting for October shows continued growth worldwide. The first ten months of the year bring a company wide 5.8% increase from 2015. MINI Sales Up 8.9% – MINI sales were driven by the new Clubman and Convertible with total of 28,746 vehicle sold worldwide for October. Ten month totals equal a 7.3% increase... Read More

US Sales Continue Fall For MINI and BMW

US Sales Continue Fall For MINI and BMW
  The US new car market continues to fight against MINI and parent company BMW with another down month for both brands. We continue to hold a positive outlook for MINI’s US sales as the second generation MINI Cooper Countryman hits the shorelines in the coming moths. Historically a hot seller in America, the new Countryman should help revive slumping sales.  ... Read More

Future MINI Concepts – Let the Rumors Fly

Future MINI Concepts – Let the Rumors Fly
Every so often, especially after a big MINI announcement, the rumor machine kicks into high gear, and crazy future MINI ideas hit the internet. Before you even realize it, one person’s dream for a future MINI turns into an actual plan. Moments later that plan is “in development”, and then a few twists of some words, and it’s official, MINI is... Read More