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Re: External airbags

I was promised by every piece of science fiction I read as a kid that we'd have flying cars by now.


Related Topix: MINI Cooper S

Tue Jul 29, 2014

The Auto Channel

The Original Made of 1,077 Parts: The Classic Mini as a LEGO Set

July 29, 2014: The creative use of space has always been its strength. Now the classic Mini is presented in an entirely new format.


Related Topix: Coupe, MINI Cooper, Hatchback, Convertible

Paul Tan's Automotive News

Driven Web Series Season 2 - The episodes so far

Selamat Hari Raya , everyone! Driven Web Series is on a break this week, so if you haven't already, do catch up on the three episodes we've released so far this season.


Related Topix: Coupe, Honda Accord, Wagon, Hybrid, Honda, Hatchback, Sedan, Convertible, MINI Cooper

Darlington and Stockton Times

Highway to Croft: Brian Johnson with his 1964 Mini Cooper

ROCK legend and renowned petrol head Brian Johnson is set to rev up a retro motoring festival this weekend with his beloved Mini.


Related Topix: MINI Cooper, Coupe, Hatchback, Convertible, Pop/Rock, Ac/DC

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Behind the scenes at the Can-Am Mini Challenge

Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course near Mansfield, OH helped Mini cars celebrate their 55th anniversary during the Vintage Grand Prix weekend on June 28-29.


Related Topix: MINI Cooper, Coupe, Convertible, Hatchback, MINI Cooper S, Mansfield, OH, West Alexandria, OH, Alexandria, OH


Ask Mini Usa Product Manager Pat McKenna Anything

Later this week at MINI Takes the States we'll be sitting down with with MINI USA Product Manager Pat McKenna and getting up to speed on all things MINI's for the US market.


Related Topix: MINI Roadster, Convertible


Moana Lane temporarily closed early Monday

Moana Lane will be temporarily closed for a Mini Cooper rally between 8:30 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. Monday from South Virginia Street to Southbound I-580, according to PIO Tim Broadway.


Related Topix: Coupe, Hatchback, Convertible, MINI Cooper, Boston, MA


2014 MINI Cooper S gets updated by Maxi-Tuner

Maxi-Tuner has recently developed a new upgrade program for the 2014 MINI Cooper S, which is bringing some interesting items to the model in question.


Related Topix: MINI Cooper S

Sun Jul 27, 2014

USA Today

Cheap Speed Challenge: Best car for practical fun?

The TODAY/MotorWeek Cheap Speed Challenge was the most fun yet, pitting quick, good-handling and, generally speaking, affordable and practical cars against one another on the road and at he track.


Related Topix: USA Today, Publishing, Media, Volkswagen GTI, Volkswagen, Coupe, Hatchback, Volkswagen Golf, Scion FR-S, Scion, Convertible, Mazda MX-5 Miata, Mazda, MINI Cooper S, Autos


Mini Takes the States Motors Across The Country With High-Flying Send-Off From Tony Hawk

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Related Topix: Coupe, Hatchback, Convertible, MINI Cooper, MINI Cooper S, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

USA Today

Technology helps revitalize Iowa manufacturers

Technology helps revitalize Iowa manufacturers DES MOINES, Iowa - Companies look to expand but face challenges finding qualified workers.


Related Topix: Des Moines, IA, Grimes, IA, Coupe, Hatchback, Convertible, MINI Cooper, Ankeny, IA

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Vallejo Times-Herald

Mira's 'black box' theater features 'City Sugar'

Director Tina Arriola sits at the deejay console set for the Mira Theatre Guild black box theater production of 'City Sugar,' which is currently being performed, while Arriola is in rehearsals with 'Play Misty for Me' at the Vallejo venue.


Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Vallejo, CA, Coupe, Hatchback, Convertible, MINI Cooper

Business Journal

Move over, the Minis are coming

The Sandia dealership, located at 6001 Pan American Freeway NE, will mark the arrival of the drivers with a special event open to the public between 6:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. on July 30. Throughout the cross-country drive, Mini USA provides participants with a variety of daily activities with stops in 15 different cities including Albuquerque.


Related Topix: Technical Services, Sandia, Coupe, Hatchback, Convertible, MINI Cooper

Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Gadgeteer

Julie's gadget diary - How I set up handsfree media control in my MINI Cooper

I love everything about my 2013 MINI Cooper except the stereo system which is pretty lame by most gadgeteer standards.


Related Topix: Coupe, Hatchback, Convertible, MINI Cooper, Wireless, Emerging Technology, Bluetooth, MINI Cooper S, Speakers

Vancouver Courier

Today's Drive: 2014 Nissan Micra

Oh Canada, the true North strong and available at a very reasonable entry level price.


Related Topix: Nissan Versa, Nissan, Hatchback, Sedan, Toyota Camry, Coupe, Wagon, Hybrid, Toyota, Honda Civic, Honda, MINI Cooper, Convertible

RobiNZ Personal Blog

@CARmagazine tweets

In the bin, now onto the great contents @CARmagazine new issue, shame no current Fiat hot hatches good enough to feature! 130TC missing though @CARmagazine new issue, Mini Cooper might have been hot but no way a hot hatch, unless Brit build quality meant rear window fell open * * Thinks: If Mini counts as hot hatch why no Abarth 500, 595 etc?


Related Topix: Coupe, MINI Cooper, Hatchback, Convertible

Wed Jul 23, 2014


BMW predicts 2 Series Active Tourer will have 75% conquest rate

In the last few years, BMW has definitively proven that it wasn't a slave to its legacy.


Related Topix: BMW, Hatchback, BMW 2 Series Active Tourer, BMW 3 Series, Coupe, Wagon, Hybrid, Convertible, Sedan, BMW i8, BMW X1, SUV, BMW i3, MINI Cooper

Tim Cook Just Made The Case For A Low-Priced iPhone

During Apple's earnings call yesterday, CEO Tim Cook was asked a seemingly harmless question about the impact of trade-in programs on iPhone sales.


Related Topix: iPhone, Coupe, MINI Cooper, Hatchback, Convertible, Wireless


Fatboy Unleashes in the States with Mini

Fatboy USA announced today they are part of MINI USA's largest official road rally! MINI TAKES THE STATES , the MINI road rally for owners held every other year, will kick off on Saturday, July 26, in San Francisco and will make a cross-country journey through 18 states and 15 cities over 14 days, finishing the epic Motoring adventure in Boston on ... (more)


Related Topix: Coupe, Hatchback, Convertible, MINI Cooper, MINI Cooper S, Wendover, UT

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Automotive News

Where U.S. shoppers draw the line on buying very small cars

Daimler says it's giving the Smart car another go in the United States by rebuilding it from wheels to roof, complete with new powertrains.


Related Topix: Hatchback, Convertible, smart fortwo, Coupe, MINI Cooper, Scion iQ, Scion, Autos


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