Classic Mini Driver Recounts Experience

Classic Mini Driver Recounts Experience
It’s no doubt there are more MINI drivers in the United States than ever before. Before BMW took over the brand, importing a Mini practically required an act of congress. The problem is, there aren’t many current owners who’ve experienced the adventure and courage required to drive a classic Mini. If you’re a fan of the second coming of the marque,... Read More

JCW “Tuned” MINI In The California Canyons

JCW “Tuned” MINI In The California Canyons
Matt Farah from The Smoking Tire got his hands on a John Cooper Works 4 Door Hardtop, and took it to the twisties of Southern California to put it through its paces. The only problem? It wasn’t a  full JCW. The demo car he was testing was actually a 4 Door MINI Cooper S with the JCW exhaust/tuning kit. While... Read More

Regular Car Reviews Vs. A 1966 Morris Mini Cooper

Regular Car Reviews Vs. A 1966 Morris Mini Cooper
  In what may be one the most positive “Regular Car Reviews” videos to date, the often aggressive, and overly demeaning satire car review guy got his hands on a 1966 Morris Mini Cooper, and did more in support of the classic Mini, than possibly all the Monte Carlo Rally wins combined. Unfortunately in the 1960’s, those wins supported amazing sales... Read More

MINI JCW – Scariest Car I’ve Ever Driven – Business Insider

MINI JCW – Scariest Car I’ve Ever Driven – Business Insider
Business Insider’s transportation editor, Matthew DeBord has had the opportunity to drive a variety of vehicles. By variety, we’re talking about everything from the Miata to Ferraris. A bit of history into MINI’s racing heritage and the John Cooper Works name… a throughly enthusiastic impression for the powerhouse of the MINI line-up… and “Savage” as an overall descriptor. We think... Read More