MINI partners with British driver Harry Hunt

British rally driver Harry Hunt is the new MINI brand ambassador and one of youngest contenders for the Dakar Rally 2016 title. As part of the MINI ALL4 Racing team, London-based Hunt, 26, will drive 10,000 kilometres across deserts, mountains, sand dunes and salt flats through South America in the ultimate orienteering and endurance test.…


1960′s Mini road trip across Canada

Conquering the open road is a passion shared by MINI drivers the world over, and it all started in 1959 as the first classic Mini rolled off the production line and onto the streets. Shortly afterwards, word about these inventive little cars spread and they were quickly exported around the globe. One of the earliest…


Exclusive designs for your MINI

The launch of the latest MINI models sees a new generation of trendsetters hitting the streets, but it’s not just the iconic silhouette that makes these MINI unique. The new MINI Yours range, unveiled in tandem with The New MINI 5-Door, offers new and exclusive customisation options to make every MINI made-to-measure.


Classic Minis explore the Savannah

MINI Lovers Kenya have a special relationship with their cars, deeply knowledgeable of every detail and capable of miraculously reviving even the most worn relics. Many of their classic Mini haven’t been driven for decades, often found in startlingly dilapidated conditions. The club members put use their passion and precision to transform these diamonds in…


1968 classic Mini for auction

Have you ever longed to own and original 1968 Austin Mini Van which is presented in a very rare state of preservation, showing a genuine 302 miles from new? The background behind its ‘frozen in time’ condition is fascinating, with the vehicle having been virtually unused for some 47 years after only covering delivery mileage…


MINI Superleggera approved for production

Car Magazine is reporting that the MINI Superleggera concept car has been approved for production. If the news is true, that gorgeous concept car that has been making the rounds at auto shows over the past year will hit dealers around 2018. However with some key changes. While the concept was a 100% electric rear…


The man who helped create the Mini has died

Doug Adams, one of the last surviving members of the team which created the original Mini at Longbridge, has died aged 95. Doug, whose career at the world-famous Birmingham car factory lasted for nearly 50 years, worked alongside the inventor of Longbridge’s best-known car, Sir Alec Issigonis, on the MINI. He also helped build the…