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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.

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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.

Mini News View All Mini News

MINI Confirms Four-Door Hardtop For Paris Debut

MINI Confirms Four-Door Hardtop For Paris Debut
MINI will host a world premiere at this year’s Paris Motor Show. The British automaker has announced that the new MINI Hardtop 4 door will make its debut in Paris with the compact model offering two additional doors and expanded space for its occupants and luggage. The addition of the MINI Hardtop 4 door also... more

MINI Superleggera Months Away from Production Decision

MINI Superleggera Months Away from Production Decision
A decision on whether the MINI Superleggera will be produced is expected to be made in the coming months. The stunning concept was unveiled earlier this year at the Villa d’Este Concorso d’Eleganza and is reportedly at least six months away from being approved by BMW. The BMW board is still deciding whether or not... more

MINI Countryman Spied Testing on New Platform

MINI Countryman Spied Testing on New Platform
The next-generation MINI Countryman is in its early testing phases. Riding on a new front-wheel drive platform, the next Countryman has been spotted for the first time with more space and a roomier appearance in hopes of competing with other compact crossovers in the market. As with other new MINI models, expect the new Countryman’s... more

New MINI Countryman Coming in 2017 With Tougher Look

New MINI Countryman Coming in 2017 With Tougher Look
MINI is working on a new version of the Countryman that is expected to arrive in 2017 with more rugged styling than the current model pictured above. According to a report by AutoExpress, the brand is planning to give the next generation beefier styling and a bigger body to better differentiate it from its new... more

MINI Take the States: Wrap Up

MINI Take the States: Wrap Up
I tagged along for a two legs of MINI Takes the States, an epic cross-country road rally that’s put on by the company. I participated in just two sections of this continent-spanning trip, but that was still enough for me to experience four Midwestern states and some 700 miles of America. But there’s much more... more

MINI Takes the States: St. Louis to Chicago

MINI Takes the States: St. Louis to Chicago
MINI Takes the States, a bi-annual cross-country road rally is in full swing, with hundreds of rabid Cooper enthusiasts participating in events at diverse locations across this great land. We’re tagging along for a couple legs of this epic trip and tweeting all the way. We had breakfast in St. Louis and tonight we dined... more