MINI Countryman WRC debuted at the Paris Motor show, yesterday. The car is not created just for fun, but it will marks its entry into WRC and will compete in the World Rally Championship next year -2011.
MINI Countryman WRC is powered by 1.6 liter turbocharged engine. The development of the car started back in 2009 and it recently began its race-conditions testing at the Prodrive rally track.
Dr. Wolfgang Armbrecht, brand management chief a
At the 2010 Mondial de l’Automobile in Paris, MINI took off the wraps on its all-new sporty ride, the MINI WRC. As the name suggests, the highly tweaked/packed MINI will be among the participants in the FIA World Rally Championship season 2011. Scheduled to compete in six of the all 13 rounds in the 2011 WRC championship, the MINI WRC will be piloted by the British pro driver Kris Meeke.
The WRC vehicle is based upon a production MINI Countryman model fitted with a 1.6-litre, four-cylinder Di turbo-charged pow
From 2011, MINI will compete at selected rounds of the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) and will go on to contest the entire season from 2012 onwards. The plan of the brand is to race for several years.
The car, which will take place in the championship is the MINI Countryman WRC, specially developed by Prodrive. It is powered by 1.6 litre four cylinder turbo-charged petrol engine from BMW Motorspor. The car meets the new Super2000 regulations, which the use of turbo engines with 1,600 cc d
MINI has announced a remarkably tempting offer exclusively aimed at brand’s fans in Japan. Dubbed MINI Saville Row, the compact eye-catcher excels at specially tailored exterior and interior styling reinforced by few extras, including a cabin privacy glass, bi-xenon headlights, a white turn signal indicator and an anthracite headliner.
This special edition of the MINI’s classic hatch ride will be available only on the Japanese market and in limited number of only 100 examples. On the outs
2011 MINI Countryman takes the driving pleasure into a new dimension. This is the first MINI with four doors and big tailgate while the a versatile interior offers space for up to five people. The body length is more than 4 metres so there is plenty of inside space. Furthermore, the seating position is raised and the ride comfort is optimised.
There are three petrol and two diesel engines in the range. The puniest petrol variant is in MINI
MINI UK will put on sale the new family model this August. The vehicle is refreshened both – inside and outside. The range will include two new diesel power units, which achieve CO2 emissions of 99 grams/km and the first MINI Convertible powered by a diesel engine will also make their debuts at the same time.
This is the tenth involvement on the part of MINI in Europe’s biggest charity event in support of HIV/AIDS - Life Ball in Vienna. The 18th event takes place in capitol of Austria on 17th July 2010 will once again be a hot spot for the international celebrity set.
Since 2001, one of the chief protagonists at the Life Ball has been a MINI created by a fashion designer. This year for the first time, three different MINI models will be decorated
This is the fourth variant in the model family of MINI. The Countryman crossover filled the gap between the classic MINI concept and contemporary SAV. The vehicle features four door and wide-opening tailgate, so it offers more space. The most important innovation is the optional MINI ALL4 AWD system. The MINI Countryman offers exceptional design, quality, handling, efficiency and awesome performance. Furthermore, the vehicle can be individualized to your specific taste.
The exterior is very
The sunny days are here and MINI, the renowned British cars brand has started to tempt its customers with exclusive offers, packing the newly premiered MINI Countryman with clever MINI Getaway Package. Representing the perfect equipment for a pleasant mid-journey break, the all-new MINI Getaway pack can be stowed away
Nowack Motors, the German-based aftermarket expert specialized in BMW cars has announced a power enhancement program for the swift urban ride MINI Cooper S and Cooper S JCW. Developed extremely skillfully, the Nowack program is offered in three different power stages: N210, N230 and N260. As you may already suggest, the number in the stage’s title reflects the output of the particular power package.
Fitted with N210, the Nowack MINI Cooper S renders an output of 210 horsepower, achieved through individually re
MINI has announced that the last year’s introduced hand-built MINI John Cooper Works World Championship 50 Edition will be available in the US dealership network from the late spring. Planned as a limited edition ride, the John Cooper Works World Championship 50 will be manufactured in only 250 examples worldwide and
At the upcoming Auto China 2010 in Beijing, MINI will premiere to the general public in Asia its fourth model, the MINI Countryman. Transferring the MINI brand’s styling cues into a whole new “BIGGER” dimension, the all-new Countryman represents a four-door, four-passenger ride, which measures more than 4 metres