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2017 Mini Countryman Cooper D Review | A Gentle Temperament And Great With Kids (Or Kids-At-Heart)
2017 Mini Countryman Cooper D Review | A Gentle Temperament And Great With Kids (Or Kids-At-Heart)

The previous Mini Countryman didn’t quite fit the SUV description, lacking the U-for-utility that defines the genr...

Jul 13, 2017 (3 months ago)
2017 Mini Cooper S Countryman Review | An Icon On The Outside With A Thoughtfully Modern Twist
2017 Mini Cooper S Countryman Review | An Icon On The Outside With A Thoughtfully Modern Twist

With shiny red duco and a bold white contrasting roof, the Mini you see before you lives up to the stereotype - exc...

May 25, 2017 (4 months ago)
2017 Mini Countryman First Drive Review | Mini’s Big-Guy Shows Its More Grown-Up Side
2017 Mini Countryman First Drive Review | Mini’s Big-Guy Shows Its More Grown-Up Side

This is the Mini that isn’t. Well, it isn't as mini as it used to be but it’s hardly a barge. The new Mi...

Mar 13, 2017 (7 months ago)
2017 Mini John Cooper Works Clubman All4 Australian Preview Drive | Fast And Fun Meets Practical And Secure
2017 Mini John Cooper Works Clubman All4 Australian Preview Drive | Fast And Fun Meets Practical And Secure

Once exclusive to Mini’s SUV range, all wheel drive is now expanding across the Mini lineup, with the rorty John C...

Feb 13, 2017 (8 months ago)
Mini JCW Convertible REVIEW | Open Top Pocket Rocket Has Summer Fun Ingrained
Mini JCW Convertible REVIEW | Open Top Pocket Rocket Has Summer Fun Ingrained

For in vogue speedy transport to the surf and sand this summer, the updated Mini John Cooper Works Convertible take...

Jan 4, 2017 (9 months ago)

NEWS

TMR Best Buy 2016 - Top 5 Performance Cars Under $50,000 - Mazda MX-5, Subaru WRX, Volkswagen Polo GTI, MINI John Cooper Works, Ford Focus ST

SUN, 24 JAN, 2016

Sales of Performance Cars in Australia for 2015 was a tale of two markets .

2016 Mini John Cooper Works Convertible Unveiled

MON, 18 JAN, 2016

Mini's drop-top follow-up to the speedy John Cooper Works hatch has finally broken cover, boasting the same mechanical package as the tin-...

MINI Clubman Gearing Up For All Wheel Drive

THU, 12 NOV, 2015

There’s just one week to go before MINI officially launches the six-door Clubman here in Australia, and while Cooper and Cooper S variants wi...

BMW Considering Dual-Clutch Auto For Performance Front Wheel Drives

TUE, 27 OCT, 2015

The latest on the industrial rumour-mill out of Munich suggests that BMW could be looking to swap out its eight-speed hydraulic automatic with a ne...

MINI Clubman - 2016 Price And Features For Australia

FRI, 23 OCT, 2015

MINI Australia has used this week’s Motorclassica Concours in Melbourne as the venue to announce the preliminary specification and pricing fo...

MINI Cooper Convertible Unveiled For 2016 Ahead Of Tokyo Motor Show

FRI, 23 OCT, 2015

The all-new MINI Cooper Convertible for 2016 has been officially unveiled ahead of its debut at the Tokyo Motor Show.

New Clubman, New Engines On The MINI Stand At Frankfurt

MON, 14 SEP, 2015

Although MINI has already shown its new ‘six-door’ Clubman, its public debut occurs tomorrow with the opening of the Frankfurt Mot...

MINI Superleggera To Enter Production, Battle MX-5 In 2019: Report

THU, 16 JUL, 2015

Following a positive response to the Superleggera Vision Concept that was revealed last year at the Concorso d'Eleganza Villa d'Este, ...

2015 MINI John Cooper Works: Price And Features For Australia

MON, 29 JUN, 2015

MINI has announced pricing for the new John Cooper Works hatch range, with the price of entry now well south of the $50k mark and the standard feat...

New MINI Clubman Revealed, Due In Australia By Late 2015

THU, 25 JUN, 2015

UPDATE: The new Clubman has gone official.

REVIEWS

MINI Cooper S ALL4 Countryman Chili Review

THU, 12 MAY, 2011

Vehicle Style: Premium compact SUV Price: $60,005 (retail).

MINI Clubman John Cooper Works Review

WED, 2 MAR, 2011

MINI CLUBMAN REVIEW Vehicle Style: Small sports wagon Price: $51,800 (plus on-road costs) Engine: 1.6 litre petrol, turbocharged in-li...

2011 MINI Countryman European Specifications Revealed

THU, 15 JUL, 2010

Mini has at last revealed the full European specifications for its upcoming Countryman crossover, following its official unveiling earlier this ...

2010 MINI John Cooper Works Cabrio Road Test Review

TUE, 18 MAY, 2010

WITH AN ECONOMICAL but powerful 1.6 litre turbocharged four-cylinder engine, the MINI JCW cabrio will hit the ton in less than seven seconds.

2010 MINI Cooper D Road Test Review

WED, 23 DEC, 2009

2010 MINI Cooper D Road Test Review IT'S THE MOST ECONOMICAL car sold by parent company BMW, and one of the first in its class to utilis...

2009 MINI Cooper D First Test Drive

WED, 20 MAY, 2009

THERE'S A NEW KID on the block.

2008 BMW 125i Coupe Road Test Review

THU, 6 NOV, 2008

Some things are just plain wrong.

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