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The first race of the 2012 GRAND-AM Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge season is in the books. Yesterday, RSR Motorsports competed in the the BMW Performance 200 at Daytona with three MINIs and a Honda Civic Si.
The morning produced a misting rain as the final practice session took place. [...]
If you’re a MINI enthusiast—and you mostly like are since you’re reading this—then you have probably received the MINI Takes the States announcement email or the MINI USA News press release.
The previously leaked dates are confirmed: July 4 – 15, 2012. Jim McDowell had already said MTTS 2012 would start on the East [...]
In a somewhat vague article on MINI Motorsports, MINI announced a new racing series in Italy called MINI RUSHOUR. Rather than use MINI JCW CHALLENGE vehicles, the MINI RUSHOUR will use a modified MINI Cooper S.
Here are the ingredients: the MINI Cooper S, the famous go-kart feeling, performance and a specially developed racing [...]
The 2012 GRAND-AM Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge season begins this week with the BMW Performance 200 at Daytona. The first of ten races in the series begins on Friday at 1:30pm ET. No live television coverage is available; most races will be shown on a delayed basis on SPEED. However, you can follow the [...]
In the new MINI MotoringGear 2012 catalog, MINI offers a new vehicle: the MINI Folding Bike. Available in matte black with a neon yellow bell and chain, the bike can hold up to 231.5 lbs. The retail price is $543.
From the catalog description:
You love conquering the world in your MINI. See a [...]
RSR Motorsports has been representing MINI for many years in the GRAND-AM Continental Tire Series. So it was surprising to learn that the team run by Randy Smalley just added a Honda Civic Si to the lineup.
On Wednesday, RSR Motorsports will take delivery of their new Honda Civic SI, just two days before [...]
The new MINI MotoringGear 2012 catalog is now available at your local MINI dealer.
A LIFE LESS ORDINARY.
MINI MOTORINGGEAR 2012.
The larger 75 page, square-backed catalog for 2012 is now available.
Some new items shown include the “Beat the Street” collection for men and women, the MINI Folding Bike, John Cooper Works “Extreme [...]
The first rally of the 2012 WRC season has concluded with MINI WRC cars taking positions 2, 7, 10, and 20. See our posted results from Day 1, Day 2, Day 3, Day 4, and Day 5.
The final positions for the four MINIs:
Pos Driver Team/Car Time/Gap 2. Dani Sordo MINI + 2:45.5 [...]
Dani Sordo came close to adding his name to the list of greats who won the Rallye Monte-Carlo but came up short this year. Sordo put his MINI John Cooper Works WRC into second place early in the rally and held that position at the end of each day. Sebastien Loeb won the race [...]