MINI USA posted its best sales year ever in 2011, easily beating out the previous best year of 2008 (with 57,511 sales versus 54,077). From the launch in 2002 through the end of 2011, MINI USA has sold 421,125 vehicles.
From BMW Group PressClub USA:
MINI Brand Sales
MINI USA reported sales of 5,711 [...]
After a long wait, MINI finally launches in India today.
Initially, India will only get three models in limited trim levels:
Hardtop (Cooper and Cooper S only) Convertible (Cooper only) Countryman (Cooper S only)
MINIs will be sold from three dealerships, two in Delhi and one in Mumbai.
The pre-launch MINI India site is at [...]
The two-millionth MINI was produced in September of last year. Shortly before the new year the exclusive MINI Cooper Convertible, through a contest around its production anniversary, went to its owner: Cees Plug from the Netherlands. This was proudly announced to the MINI Space community. But more than five million Classic Minis were left out [...]