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Event: Oulton Park 2016

Traditionally, the yearly Mini Festival at Oulton Park near Liverpool is bathed in sunshine. Its customary for most fans to return from the event suffering from sunburn and dehydration. However, this year the famous track was attacked all day by fierce winds and sudden showers. This didn’t just make taking pictures or watching races difficult.…

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Event – Brands Hatch 2016

What better place to be on the hottest day of the year so far than at Brands Hatch watching MINI racing? Every year at this historic circuit they roll out the red carpet to MINI clubs over the weekend that the MINI race events reach Brands. The MINI Se7en, MINI Miglia and MINI Challenge each…

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Event – Rockingham 2016

This last weekend saw the second annual MiniWorld Live at Rockingham. The venue is a stunning one; the UK’s only US-style motor speedway. Unfortunately, the organisers of the show didn’t make proper use of the circuit and kept the entirety of the show away from the track. This contrasted with last year when club stands…

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Event – Poole Quay 2016

Over the summer months, Poole Quay becomes more than just a marina. Each Friday evening, the quay is reserved for a certain marque of vehicle and at least once a year that honour belong to the Mini. Every other type of vehicle is excluded, and visitors to the bars and restaurants are greeted with the…

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MINI Plant Oxford women engineers recognised

Two female engineers from MINI Plant Oxford have secured national recognition after they landed a top industry award from leading automotive magazine Autocar. Philippa Napier and Rachel Neary have been named in the ‘Rising Stars’ category of the ‘Great British Women in the Car Industry’ initiative, which is run by Autocar in partnership with the…

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Event – Beaulieu 2016

The unpredictable and unpleasant weather that greeted early arrivals at this year’s annual event from the Mini Cooper Register threatened to spoil the day. The dirt roads turned to mud, the grass was damp and the clouds blocked out any hint of the sun. But the threatened downpour never arrived and by the afternoon the…

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MINI Clubman All4 Scrambler Concept

MINI of Italy has created a gorgeous concept based on the Clubman All4 that takes inspiration from BMW’s own R nineT Scrambler. The concept features two-tone frozen are and frozen black exterior with a gorgeous camel leather interior. The union of the MINI Clubman All4 with BMW R NINET Scrambler born ALL4 MINI Clubman Scrambler,…

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World Premier: MINI Seven Special Edition

MINI USA is proud to introduce the new MINI Seven, the first special edition of the latest MINI generation which presents a striking combination of the brand’s traditional values and the progressive product quality of the current models. Exclusive design features on the exterior and interior underscore the British origins, hallmark driving fun, premium character…