Tag "Mini"

Mini Cooper S Carbon Edition released

Mini’s infused its five-door Cooper S with juicy JCW bits to create the limited run Carbon Edition. Cooper S fans will be treated to more power, a sharpened chassis, and meaner exterior in the 40 special editions due for Oz

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2016 MINI JCW vs 1965 Mini Cooper 1275 S

Alec Issigonis wouldn’t have approved of today’s frivolities. The original Mini designer/engineer obsessed over designing a British people’s car. He moved the wheels to each corner, utilised then-unpopular front-wheel drive and laid the engine an unheard-of east-west, stuffing the gearbox

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Abarth 595C v Mini Cooper S v Renault Clio RS 200

Feeling naughty? A little indulgent? Maybe a bit adventurous? There’s a blooming branch on the fringes of the motoring tree that’s ripe for the picking. It’s where compact hot hatches grow, but not of the pragmatic variety where smart sub-$30K

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Mini JCW Convertible revealed

It takes about as long to say Mini John Cooper Works Convertible as this latest-gen drop-top needs to sprint from standstill to 100km/h – 6.1 seconds exactly. Of course it was only a matter of time before we saw the

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Mini Cooper S Clubman

Mini’s brand new Clubman will raise eyebrows. If not at least for its looks. However, while a little odd, the third-generation Clubman is yet the brand’s most resolved offering. If the barn doors didn’t drop a big enough hint, the

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Mini JCW

Launching the JCW at Phillip Island suggests Mini wants its “most powerful” ever car to be taken seriously because, as a circuit, the consequences of a mistake are nothing to laugh about. And as it gallivanted around the Island during

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LEGO Mini

LEGO has released a brick-built version of the Flying Brick. Yes, the Mini has been immortalised by the Danish toy maker as a follow-up to the VW Kombi that proved a huge hit with fans around the world. Available solely

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