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Originally produced by the British Motor Corporation and its successors from 1959 to 2000, Mini is now owned by the BMW Group that has produced a redesign of the traditional Mini since April 2001. Currently three body variants are available: Hatchback, Convertible and Clubman.

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2011 MINI Countryman Review - First Drive

2011 MINI Countryman Review - First Drive

It might not deliver all the thrills of the 3-door, but the MINI Countryman is true to the brand, delivering a fun and efficient package perfect for those who want a crossover, or those who need a little extra space.

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2012 MINI Coupe Review [Video]

2012 MINI Coupe Review [Video]

It’s roughly the same size, uses much of the same platform and even shares the same engines. So what’s so unique about the newest MINI?
2011 MINI Cooper S Review [Video]

2011 MINI Cooper S Review [Video]

An incredible package where fun meets fuel economy, the 2011 Cooper S gets more of both, plus a new ‘infotainment’ system. But it’s not perfect.

Mini Convertible Reviews

2009 MINI Cooper Convertible Review

2009 MINI Cooper Convertible Review

The Cooper Convertible is complex machine. It’s a drop-top with a solid chassis. It’s built for fun but surprisingly functional. And has the look of a poseur’s car with driving dynamics for an enthusiast.

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2015 MINI Countryman Video, First Look

2015 MINI Countryman Video, First Look
MINI rolled out the latest Countryman model at the New York Auto Show, calling it a refresh despite the changes being very subtle.  Base models still carries carry a power rating of 121 hp while that figure goes up to 181 for the Cooper S version. Finally, the performance-tuned JCW model still makes 208 hp. Countryman models... more

2015 MINI Countryman Makes NY Debut

2015 MINI Countryman Makes NY Debut
MINI‘s Countryman small crossover made its debut today in New York City. The largest and perhaps least brand-appropriate MINI model is getting a style refresh for the 2015 model year and is set to arrive in July. The Cooper, Cooper S and John Cooper Works performance variants will all be present and accounted for, but... more

2015 MINI Countryman Revealed Before New York Debut

2015 MINI Countryman Revealed Before New York Debut
The all-new 2015 MINI Countryman has made an appearance ahead of its official debut at the 2014 New York Auto Show. The newest version of MINI’s Countryman will sport its traditional four-door styling with a large tailgate, seating for five and optional all-wheel drive. Following in the footsteps of the new MINI Cooper, the Countryman’s... more

2014 Kelley Blue Book Brand Image Awards Announced

2014 Kelley Blue Book Brand Image Awards Announced
The folks at Kelley Blue Book have released their annual Brand Image Awards. The study, now in its seventh year, honors automakers for excelling in certain areas. Categories include things like best performance brand, most refined brand and most trusted brand. Overall there are 13 winners and the results may surprise or even appall you.... more

Fan-Designed MINI Cooper Coming to NY Auto Show

Fan-Designed MINI Cooper Coming to NY Auto Show
Alex Coyle’s “DeLux” MINI Hardtop will become a reality at this year’s New York Auto Show. The “DeLux” MINI is Coyle’s “MINI Originals” design as part of the larger “Final Test Test Drives” contest meant to support the launch of the new MINI. Her black light-influenced MINI was voted to the top by the MINI... more

2015 MINI Countryman to Debut at NY Auto Show

2015 MINI Countryman to Debut at NY Auto Show
Originally introduced as a 2011 model, MINI will debut a refreshed version of its Countryman crossover at the New York Auto Show in just a few weeks’ time. Rather than a next-generation product, the 2015 Countryman updates are “most cosmetic” MINI spokesman Rob Duda tells AutoGuide and will include both equipment and material upgrades to... more