MINI has unveiled the new John Cooper Works Clubman, which is the first MINI to combine the performance enhancements that the John Cooper Works package adds with the ALL4 all-wheel drive system.
The news shouldn't be too surprising, but MINI will reportedly end production of the slow selling Paceman by the end of this year.
MINI has unveiled the first special edition of the new MINI models - the MINI Seven.
While it's unlikely that a traditional gas powered version of the Rocketman concept will ever enter production, MINI is reportedly throwing around the idea of a fully electric version.
Mini is reportedly looking at the idea of adding a compact sedan to its lineup, according to a BMW AG board member that spoke with Automotive News, which may take priority over a production version of the Superleggera concept.
MINI has unveiled the new Clubman All4, which is basically a new all-wheel drive version of the all-new Clubman.
MINI has announced the pricing for the all-new 2016 Cooper Convertible, which starts at $26,800 - only $250 more than the current model. If you want something a bit more powerful, the John Cooper Works model will set you back $36,450.
MINI has revealed the next generation MINI CooperConvertible, which will arrive in the U.S. by March 2016, just in time for warmer weather.
MINI has released the pricing for the 2016 Clubman, which will start at $24,950 for the base Cooper model, while the Cooper S version starts at $28,500.
According to sources, the next MINI Countryman will become a more "authentic" SUV when it arrives late next year.
The first official photos of the second-generation MINI Clubman have appeared online ahead of MINI's planned reveal. The second-generation Clubman is a major departure from the last generation, which now has two full size rear doors, which effectively turns it into a compact wagon.
There have been off and on again reports about a new smaller MINI, but now a BMW exec has downplayed the rumors.
It's being reported that the MINI Superleggera Vision concept has been approved for production.
MINI is going to reveal the next-generation Clubman soon, but we're now getting an early preview of it thanks to the Clubman Vision Gran Turismo concept. The concept joins the list of Vision Gran Turismo concepts for the Gran Turismo 6 video game.
If the MINI John Cooper Works model is a bit too much for you, MINI has just unveiled a new Sport Pack that adds a more "athletic appearance" to the standard Cooper two and four-door models.
At the beginning of this year MINI previewed the new John Cooper Works model in concept form at the Detroit Auto Show and now a year later, MINI is set to unveil the production version.
MINI USA's Product Planning Manager Patrick McKenna recently confirmed that both models will go out of production at some point next year.
Anyone that's taken a close look at the current MINI Cooper knows that the small hatchback is no longer the pocket sized model that it was when it was introduced in the early 2000s, but a small model could return to the MINI lineup if the Rocketman concept ever gets the green light.
The IIHS has released the results of its latest small car crash test in which 12 cars were subjected to the Institute's small overlap front crash test. The test included models like, the Chevy Volt, MINI Countryman, Nissan Leaf, Fiat 500L and the Mazda5.
The first batch of 2015 Four Door MINI Coopers have started rolling off the assembly line at MINI's plant in Oxford.
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