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  1. Top Gear Reportedly Getting A Toyota GT86 For Their New Reasonably Priced CarRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AutoSpies

    The new season of Top Gear is about to premiere and the necessary changes in the format of the popular motoring show hasn't been exactly known yet, apart from the fact that Matt LeBlanc, Chris Harris and Rory Reid will be the hosts. Apparently the show's producers are keen to ditch the last traces of Chris Evans from the show by scrapping altogether the 'Star In A Rallycross Car' segment, which involved a celebrity driving a prepped Mini Cooper both on dirt and tarmac, as reported by the Sun.


  2. Brian Ray Premieres New Version of Neil Young's "Cinnamon Girl"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Guitar Player

    ... Jim and Jean, who were staying with us. I walked outside on the street in anticipation, when a little Austin Mini Cooper pulls up. It was an all-white Mini with blacked-out windows. At that time the only cars that had blacked-out windows were ...


  3. What It's Like To Live With BMW's Most Unloved EngineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Jalopnik

    ... seats, the onboard trip computer, a five-speed manual, a sunroof (which amazingly still works, unlike the last Mini Cooper I had) and a few other options that make it surprisingly modern despite being 32 years old. If you solve for inflation, it ...


  4. Man U news: Ander Herrera parallel parks at Old TraffordRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Daily Mail

    ... at the end of the video YTMS In the three-minute footage, Herrera is given a vintage Mini Cooper to drive which immeadiately poses a problem for him... as he usually drives an automatic. However, the engine of the Red ...


  5. R50 Vs R53 Vs R56Read the original story

    Sunday Feb 19 |

    Just starting out looking to do a few track events in the UK, After toying with the options i'm now pretty sure a Mini is the one for me, However deciding which one is much more difficult! I have never heard great things about the transmissions on the R56's with clutch failures and gear box issues being the main problem!? is this true? However never heard great things about the R50/R53's with BMW having some teething issues when they started out!? Can any of you offer any help in pointing me in the right direction? Mainly looking to get either a R50 Cooper or R56 Cooper S / JCW, Which would be the best to start my dive into MINI's!? Your help is most wanted Thanks!


  6. Low compression Cylinder 2, please adviseRead the original story

    Friday Feb 17 |

    Hi all, Ive just taken my 2001 Mini Cooper for an MOT which it has failed due to a Lambda Fast Idle test score of 1.24. The garage has then run an engine compression test which shows that cylinder 2 has low compression which they say indicates an internal engine problem.


  7. MINI's 2018 Refresh to Include DCT TransmissionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | MotoringFile

    Beginning this fall you'll be able to order your F56 Cooper S with a DCT transmission. Over the past year we've written about the upcoming 2018 refresh and even broke the story on it including a DCT transmission.


  8. Crash and Burn and today's other TV highlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 |

    ... without any of the glory either footballer achieved. In a little over four years Byrne went from driving a Mini Cooper in stock car racing to the big-time in Formula One. But this brush with the big time was brief, as his rise was as meteoric as his ...


  9. I want a hybrid that will maximize a Mini's personality. What should I buy?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | The Globe and Mail

    I have been driving a Mini Cooper for 11 years now. This is my third Mini, always bought them new.


  10. 2017 Mini Clubman JCW | new car sales priceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | The Mercury

    Mini's Clubman JCW is now on sale from $53,900 before on-road costs with the six-door hatch range finally receiving its 170kW/350Nm performance flagship. The Clubman line-up expands to three variants with the inclusion of the JCW, adding to the $34,900 Cooper and $42,900 Cooper S, which were released locally in November 2015.


  11. Mysuru Elite Autoshow to begin todayRead the original story

    Friday Feb 10 | Star of Mysore

    ... models of their cars and bikes. Superbikes such as Triumph, Ducati, Suzuki Hayabusa, Yamaha R1 and cars such as Mini Cooper, BMW M2, Audi and others will also be on display. However, the star attraction of exhibition will be Lamborghini and Porsche ...


  12. Renault Megane turns heads with its eclectic performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | South China Morning Post

    On my busman's holidays I like to steal the keys to my other half's Mini Cooper and enjoy the bump, the grind, the irresistible go-kartyness of a bundle of fun that is so cute you could pinch its little wheel arches. As we all know, the Mini first became cool when driven by Mr Bean.


  13. New Mini Countryman is a big deal in all kinds of waysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    Despite protests from a certain group of purists that anything not tiny, cramped and uncomfortable is not a 'proper' Mini, the biggest new-generation model of them all, the Countryman SUV, has proven surprisingly popular. Popular among those who don't care if it's a proper Mini, because it's a good one instead.


  14. MINI Countryman Photo Gallery and Press ReleaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | MotoringFile

    ... MINI Countryman is the first model of the brand to be available with a plug-in hybrid drive. In the form of the MINI Cooper S E Countryman ALL4 it has a range of up to 40 kilometres running on electrical power alone. - Powerful proportions, 20 ...


  15. Best new cars arriving in 2017 | $40,000-$60,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | The Mercury

    If you've got a few more dollars to spend, there's a host of new cars and SUVs arriving in 2017 to tempt you. Here's just a sample of some of the better cars you'll see in showrooms throughout the year.


  16. SecurityNational Mortgage Company (SNMC), Pirelli World Challenge...Read the original story

    Monday Feb 6 | Paddock Talk

    SecurityNational Mortgage Company , a national leader in home mortgage loans, today announced it has established an associate sponsorship agreement with the Pirelli World Challenge sports car series for 2017. In addition to SNMC's robust activation program with the series, they will be promoting several innovative marketing campaigns directed toward the public as well as all of the PWC racing teams, sponsors, and fans of the 11-weekend racing series.


  17. Evening digest: here's what you missed in the news todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | Hinckley Times

    ... man died in a horror smash when his car left the motorway, hit a tree and burst into flames on the M6. The grey Mini Cooper went off the road between junction 3A and Corley services on Saturday where the 50-year-old driver was declared dead at the ...


  18. Mini Cooper Timing Chain ReplacementRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | Capital Weekly

    Bears repeating, if you have a 2007-2010 Mini Cooper or Cooper S, please shorten your oil change intervals from 12,000/15,000 miles to 5,000/7,500 miles at mosta the engine you save may be yours. The timing chains on the Mini N12 and N14 engines are a real weak point, failures occurring at 60,000 miles and under .


  19. noise (rattling) from engine at passenger sideRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 5 |

    Hello! I have a 2008 Mini Cooper D Clubman with engine W16 . After a technical inspection of smoke test at high RPMs, the rattling sound appears from passenger side from engine space.


  20. Beefs and Bouquets for Feb. 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... from doing their job. BOUQUET To Derek and the service team at Nanaimo BMW/Mini for going above and beyond. My Mini Cooper was just out of warranty and the transmission went, but Derek convinced BMW Canada to honour a large portion of warranty. ...