Hallmark MINI style and technology lifted straight from the race track come together to mould the inimitable character of a John Cooper Works model, rendering the MINI sub-brand a byword for irresistible go-kart feeling and genuine everyday usability. And now a new contender for pole position has emerged to take this successful concept to the next stage and bring the promise of maximum driving fun to the small car segment.… Continue reading →
MINI John Cooper Works Paceman combines mouthwatering sporting flair and inimitable style to usher in a new dimension in driving fun. The seventh top-class athlete in the John Cooper Works range blends the overall concept of the first Sports Activity Coupé in its class with powertrain and chassis technology developed on the back of extensive motor sport expertise and the standard presence of ALL4 all-wheel drive.… Continue reading →
The passion for extreme driving fun, a richly varied model range and the wide selection of personalization options for which MINI is renowned form the centerpiece of the British premium brand’s stand at the 2013 Geneva International Motor Show. As part of its ongoing model push, MINI is introducing further additions to its portfolio of attractive design models.… Continue reading →
8 min. 23 sec. — the official lap time for the MINI JOHN COOPER WORKS GP at the world-famous Nürburgring Nordschleife. Watch the landmark lap in this exclusive video. Be “The Source.” Share the secrets of the MINI JOHN COOPER WORKS GP online and you could be one of the first to put it through its paces and show the world what it’s capable of.… Continue reading →
With the sensational time of 1:10.87 mins, the new concept vehicle “AC Schnitzer RAPTOR” (based on the MINI John Cooper Works Coupé) completed the Hockenheimring lap and put the competition in its place in a direct comparison.
One basis of evaluation in vehicle tests, time and time again, is lap times on the world famous Grand Prix circuit in Hockenheim.
London 2012-themed film, pays homage to the 1969 classic, the Italian Job. Created to celebrate MINI’s partnership with Team GB and ParalympicsGB
The Britalian Job was directed by Top Gear’s Phil Churchward and also features the stunt choreography of Paul Swift, a British driver best known for precision driving and his multiple Guinness World Records.… Continue reading →