MINI has released an updated version of its online press book called MINI John Cooper Works which covers all current aspects of the performance sub-brand. The electronic press book is available in English and German and contains over 100 pages of text, tables, and photographs. It covers all MINI JCW models including the forthcoming 2013 MINI JCW Paceman. The content is [...]
MINI has released an online press book called MINI John Cooper Works which covers all current aspects of the performance sub-brand. The electronic press book is available in English and German and contains about 100 pages of text, tables, and photographs. It covers all MINI JCW models including the forthcoming 2013 MINI JCW GP and MINI JCW Countryman. The content is divided [...]
Published last month in the UK and scheduled for release this monthin the US, New MINI: All Models 2001 to 2006 (The Essential Buyer’s Guide) by Martyn Collins is a brief (64 pages in paperback) but illustrated guide to purchasing a first-generation MINI. The book description states:
With so many different models and specifications to [...]
Nearly five years after the second-generation MINI arrived, Bentley Publishers is about to release its well-known MINI Cooper Service Manual for the R56 Hardtop, R55 Clubman, and R57 Convertible. Set to be published on September 6, 2011, this large and thick paperback book has over 1,000 pages of information for do-it-yourself repairs. The cover [...]
The first ebook about MINI has been published. The ebook titled Is the MINI Cooper on Steroids? by James Hawthorn is available only as an Amazon Kindle Edition. It is published by Tudor eBooks, which has a large selection of titles, but it seems like an amateur publication.
From the Forward:
The Mini Cooper [...]
A copy of Mission MINI, the 54 page booklet by Val McDermid is available for purchase from AbeBooks.com.
The bookseller is in the UK and priced the book at $12.75 with a shipping charge of $12.07. According to the seller, the Mission MINI competition form is still attached. The price is high but it’s [...]
The MINI: Celebrating 50 Years of a Modern Motoring Icon
Brian Laban might be the most prolific writer on the MINI. We have already featured two of his other books: The Little Book of MINI and The MINI: The Making of a Modern Icon.
Shown is his most recent book from 2009. From the book [...]
We previously featured another MINI book by Tim Mundy: You & Your New MINI: Buying, Enjoying, Maintaining, Modifying. His second MINI book is this New MINI Performance Manual published in 2008.
Another Haynes book, New MINI Performance Manual is a hardcover guide with 160 pages of information on the MINI engine, transmission, and running [...]
Today we feature another collectible book on the MINI.
The MINI: The Making of a Modern Icon was written by Brian Laban and includes forwards by Jeremy Clarkson from Top Gear and Frank Stephenson, the designer of the original new MINI.
From Amazon UK:
This text tells the story of the Mini’s development over [...]
From 2004 comes another of the popular early MINI books: You & Your New MINI: Buying, Enjoying, Maintaining, Modifying by Tim Mundy.
The table of contents contains:
Chapter 1: Genesis and evolution Chapter 2: New Mini in depth Chapter 3: The Mini One Chapter 4: The Mini One D Chapter 5: The Mini Cooper [...]