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2015 Mini Cooper S: Quick Drive

2015 Mini Cooper S: Quick Drive

Is the 2015 Mini Cooper S overwrought or just cheeky? Is it a trend-setter or a fashion victim? And does it still continue to build on the heritage of the classic Mini? Those are tough questions, we know. But when driving the Cooper S—the new-generation Cooper S that made its debut this past... read more

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2011 MINI Cooper

BMW Recalls Nearly 89,000 MINIs from 2007-2011 For Fire Hazard

BMW has issued a recall for a wide range of MINI vehicles from the 2007 - 2011 model years. The problem with those units seems to lie in the electronic circuit board that... read more January 16, 2012 by  2


 
2012 MINI John Cooper Works Coupe

2012 MINI Coupe Pricing Starts At $22,000

Looking to add the new 2012 MINI Coupe as one of your family cars when it goes on sale this October? With prices that start at $22,000 for the base MINI Coupe and top out at... read more June 21, 2011 by  0


 
BMW X5 Parking Fail

What's Your Worst Parking Lot Incident? #YouTellUs [NSFW]

We have an epidemic on our hands: bad driving in parking lots. People seem to either drive too fast, fail to let people back out of spaces safely, or maybe they just think... read more June 14, 2011 by  2


 
2011 MINI Countryman

2011 MINI Countryman: Safe, Sporty, Fun-To-Drive Four-Seater

Who doesn’t love a MINI? Ever since the diminutive MINI came out, eager customers have been snapping them up. MINI’s latest new model, the 2011 MINI Countryman, a... read more June 2, 2011 by  0


 
2011 Audi A5 Cabriolet

New Take On “Car Lover”: U.K. Study Reveals Amorous Car Habits

If you’ve ever described yourself as a car lover, you might find the results of a U.K. study quite amusing. Confused.com, one of the U.K.’s biggest price... read more May 27, 2011 by  0


 
2005 MINI Cooper Hardtop

NHTSA Takes A Closer Look At MINI Cooper Steering Problems

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has announced an upgraded investigation into some 60,000 2004 and 2005 MINI Coopers, which may have a steering... read more May 9, 2011 by  3


 
MINI Inspired By Goodwood

The Cadillac Of MINI Coopers: MINI Inspired By Goodwood

If you’ve shied away from MINI because they just didn’t use enough burled walnut and lambswool carpeting in their cars, you’ll want to pay close attention... read more April 13, 2011 by  2


 
Mercedes-Benz 300SL Gullwing replica by Gullwing GmbH

California Dreamin' in My Rearview Mirror

Flashback 1970, Santa Ana, California: Seems like eons ago, but the images are as vivid as a high-resolution, 3D hologram. Yep, Fashion Square as it was known hosted the... read more April 8, 2011 by  0


 
2010 MINI Cooper John Cooper Works Edition

NO VIDEO WANTED: Mini Penile Punishment

Anyone with an Internet connection, an RSS feed, or who has a fondness for the bizarre, the sick, and the depraved has certainly heard of the German gentleman who won a Mini... read more January 30, 2011 by  0


 
2011 MINI Cooper

To Win A Brand-New Mini Cooper, He Got Tattooed WHERE?

The facts are simple. A German radio station ran a contest giving away a brand-new Mini to whichever listener pulled off the craziest stunt to win. A 39-year-old man, Andreas... read more January 26, 2011 by  0


 
2011 Ford F-150 XLT

Polk: Ford Is Number One In 2010 Owner Loyalty, Kia Most Improved

Ford has won yet another accolade: This past year, its buyers are more loyal than those of any other automaker. Overall, 61.8 percent of Ford owners in the market for a new... read more January 12, 2011 by  3


 
Tires

Rubber Prices Driving Up Cost Of Tires…And Rubbers

If it's nearly time to get a new set of tires, you might want to head out to the tire shop sooner rather than later. Due to a perfect storm of rubber supply issues, storms in... read more November 3, 2010 by  0


 
Continental ContiSportContact tire on Cadillac CTS

CR: Plenty Of Good High-Performance Tire Choices On A Budget

Many affordable new models today, like the MazdaSpeed3, Mini Cooper S, or Mitsubishi Lancer Ralliart, offer handling and roadholding that's remarkably close to that of much... read more October 13, 2010 by  0


 
Fireball Run - Dynamic Auto Restoration K.I.T.T.

Fireball Run Video: K.I.T.T. You Have To Roll With The Punches

I met some super cool people during the Fireball Run. This is the short story on one of them. Quite a few teams ran into issues (both mechanical or with Johnny Law) during... read more October 4, 2010 by  0


 
2011 MINI Cooper Countryman

Top 5 MINI Ads: Maximum MINI Branding

As I was inhaling a massive and bloody 14-ounce, artery-clogging, life-span-shortening, rain-forest-decimating, hormone-laced rib steak, I was reveling not just in the taste... read more September 13, 2010 by  0


 

 
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