If you attended MINI Takes the States 2012, you probably collected several button pins from the cities or sponsors on the route. Now MINI USA, via Facebook, is offering virtual badges in partnership with Basno.
Whether you joined us for one city or went all the way, we know one thing is for sure: [...]
MINI Takes the States 2012 has finished. It was another epic cross-country road rally led by MINI USA and “Chief Motorer” Jim McDowell. Those who attended will have memories, and maybe some new friends, for a lifetime. To relive your adventures or to see what you missed out on, visit our extensive lists of [...]
Major MINI events are always a great source of MINI items for collectors. MINI Takes the States 2012 was no exception.
Each person who registered received an event lanyard and badge which was scanned to enter the events. Also included with registration was a special MTTS 2012 bag filled with lots of MINI and [...]
We previously posted a list of MINI Takes the States 2012 galleries and continue to add to it. Here you can view a few of the first MTTS 2012 videos.
Mini Takes the States 2012 – Stunt Show
MINI TAKES THE STATES | Questions
If the Olympics were going to add a new [...]
Now that MINI Takes the States 2012 has begun, photos are appearing all over the Internet. So we’ve collected links to some galleries where you can view photos as they are posted.
MINI USA NEWS Image Galleries for MTTS 2012 (updated 7/13/2012). MINI USA’s Facebook album MINI TAKES THE STATES KICK OFF. MINI USA’s [...]
At the start of MINI Takes the States 2012, Dr. Kay Segler took the opportunity to announce that the MINI Paceman would retain that name for production. Many sources had speculated that the vehicle would simply be called the MINI Countryman Coupé.
From the BMW Group PressClub press release:
Dr Kay Segler, [...]
With the start of MINI Takes the States about six weeks away, Evening Events in three cities are already full. People registering today were surprised to learn that Evening Events in Charlotte, Louisville, and Des Moines are already at capacity and further registration is blocked (see image, above). Never before in the three previous [...]
Here is the final MINI Takes the States 2012 route map and itinerary. Coast-to-coast total driving distance is 3,903 miles!
DATE LOCATIONS MILES Wednesday, July 4 MINI Headquarters – Woodcliff Lake, NJ to Washington D.C. (via Philadelphia) Autocross: Philadelphia 270 miles Thursday, July 5 Washington D.C. to Charlotte, NC 413 miles Friday, July 6 [...]
MINI USA has opened registration for MINI Takes the States 2012 at minitakesthestates.com. The registration page lets you sign up using your Facebook account or by entering your information and choosing from three options:
I would like to attend MINI Takes the States 2012 I would like to attend MINIcross only I [...]