Daily Archives: April 14, 2010


global MINI sales for March 2010

From BMW Group PressClub USA:

MINI delivered 23,880 vehicles in March (prev. yr. 21,888 / +9.1%)

The main growth driver for the MINI brand in the first quarter was the MINI Convertible, which delivered the strongest growth with 5,954 (prev. yr. 1,878) sales worldwide (+217.0%). Considerably more customers chose the MINI One’s Hatch and Clubman variants than in the same period last year, with a total of 12,302 units (prev. yr. 6,889 / +78.6%) sold.

March 2010 March 2009 change year-to-date 2010 year-to-date 2009 change
23,880 21,888 9.1% 49,526 43,592 13.6%

See all MINI sales worldwide by month.


collectible of the day: MINI 50 MAYFAIR. MINI 50 CAMDEN. brochure

MINI 50 MAYFAIR. MINI 50 CAMDEN. brochure
The MINI 50 MAYFAIR. MINI 50 CAMDEN. brochure is a recent acquisition of the Library of Motoring from a friend in Europe.  This glossy, single-fold brochure from 2009 very briefly covers the two special editions’ exterior and interior color options.

Colors shown for the MINI 50 MAYFAIR are Hot Chocolate, Midnight Black, and Pepper White.

Colors shown for the MINI 50 CAMDEN are White Silver, Midnight Black, Horizon Blue.

The brochure catalog number is 9 22 999 155 00 (S) 2 2009 VM.