MINI cooper

February 16th, 2010 by Darren Cottingham

A MINI driver cruising with his cat and bulldog.

Mini Crossover Concept. Innovative Design

December 22nd, 2009 by Darren Cottingham

Four doors, four single seats, agility on all fours and the first Mini measuring more than four meters in length – the Mini Crossover Concept


Mini Cooper Ad – “Carbonation”

December 22nd, 2009 by Darren Cottingham

A Mini Cooper S zips through the streets of San Francisco, shaking up a can of soda


Mini Cooper Ad – “Bobby in America”

December 22nd, 2009 by Darren Cottingham

A Mini driver gets pulled over by a British bobby, in America.


Mini Cooper Ad – “Amusement Park Ride”

December 22nd, 2009 by Darren Cottingham

A Mini Cooper was mistaken as a toy car by a mom with a young boy in a park


Mini Clubman. Pinball

December 22nd, 2009 by Darren Cottingham

A Mini Clubman is used in a pinball game


Mini unveils Beachcomber concept

December 22nd, 2009 by Darren Cottingham

Mini Beachcomber concept fq

The production version of the new Mini Crossover is still a few months away, but the team in Oxford will be dropping a new concept in Detroit next month to keep interest high. The new Mini Beachcomber concept looks like a combination of the new Mini with a Jeep Wrangler. The Beachcomber is based on the brand’s new CUV, but gets an open-top/open-sides look reminiscent of the iconic American off-roader.

Unlike the mid-sixties Mini Moke, this one retains the main structure of the upcoming crossover, but is a real long-shot to ever see production. However, the new all-wheel drive system in the concept and the turbocharged four cylinder are both expected to appear in the production Crossover.

Like a Jeep Wrangler, the Beachcomber can accommodate either solid roof inserts or a soft top. Hopefully we’ll get more details when the concept is shown in Detroit.

Mini 50th birthday

December 20th, 2009 by Darren Cottingham

Footage of old and new Minis