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The Chronicle Herald
Used Wheels: 2006-13 Mini Cooper
History/description: The second-generation new Mini Cooper was available in a plethora of trim grades, body styles and variations, which launched initially in 2006 with others phased in over the following years.
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Fri Mar 14, 2014
BMW: U.S. to wait for 2-series Active Tourer
BMW executives are convinced the new 2-series Active Tourer won't be a big seller in the United States, so they plan to wait at least 15 months before launching the vehicle there.
Mini Cooper D review
The Mini Cooper heralds the arrival of the classic small car in its third-generation release since BMW re-imagined the brand back in 2001.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
Downsized 3-Cylinder Engines Not Refined Enough For Mercedes
Once the preserve of basic economy cars, they're now used in everything from the latest generation of economy vehicles, through sporty hatchbacks like the 2015 MINI Cooper and Ford Fiesta 1.0 EcoBoost, to BMW's i8 plug-in hybrid sports car.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Malaysian National News Agency
BMW Group Malaysia Expects New Mini To Boost Sales This Year
KUALA LUMPUR, March 13 -- MINI's new flagship models, the MINI Cooper and MINI Cooper S, are expected to boost BMW Group Malaysia's overall sales this year.
Mini to Cancel Paceman, Coupe, Roadster Models
As a follow-up to last week's news that Mini will not introduce a vehicle larger than the Countryman compact crossover, Automotive News Europe now says that the BMW brand will cancel the unpopular Paceman, Coupe, and Roadster models for the newest generation of Mini cars.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Hands-on: Mini Cooper S (2014) review
The Mini Cooper is one of those cars that's a timeless classic; a car that, as Brits, we have an inevitable soft spot for.
UK's Foxtons sees revenue growth as profits jump
London-focused estate agency Foxtons posted a 56.6 percent jump in profits in its first set of results since its September market debut, and said it was confident of growing revenue even if overall sales volumes in the capital do not pick up.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Mini Cooper-Power Steering Rack Failure-Damaged By Incorrect Fluid
Here's a sad Mini Cooper, well loved but with a big problem. A previous servicing shop had recently replaced the power steering pump, and apparently used the incorrect, read wrong, fluid in the steering system.
MINI Coupe, Roadster & Paceman Likely To Get The Cut In Model Range Downsize
Not long ago BMW execs were gung ho about expanding the MINI lineup to between eight and ten separate models in a quest to boost sales, however, since then the focus has switched to improving the design and quality of the brand's core models or "pillars" as they're referred to internally.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
BMW, M-B reduce number of architectures
BMW and Mini will use only two architectures -- one for front-wheel drive and another for rear-wheel drive -- said Herbert Diess, board member for r&d.
Crain's Cleveland Business
Bernie Moreno has big plans for Mini Coopers
The latest catch of Bernie Moreno's Collection Auto Group is a Mini Cooper franchise that the car dealer will house in a new building in Brook Park.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
When world politics pull up to gas pump
Sometimes what happens globally affects us locally. Those events are the ones that we need to pay attention to, even if we do not realize it right away.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Why Are Some Cars Allowed To Evolve But Others Are Not?
Every time MINI comes out with a newer, bigger, model the internet lights the torches and sharpens the pitchforks.
Are mischief-makers game-changers?
One of the most fascinating people to speak at this year's Discovery Leadership summit held in Sandton this week was, for me, not the bigger names such as Joseph Stiglitz and Ben Bernanke.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
We Hear: Mini Ditches Plans for a Seven-Passenger SUV
Mini's third-generation lineup hasn't even reach showrooms, but there's already some back-and-forth about the fourth-gen portfolio.
The New Zealand Herald
Drivers get green light to save fuel
Even Z Energy, which is sponsoring "eco-driving" courses around the country to teach motorists how to trim their fuel bills, admits the exercise could appear "counterintuitive".
Wed Mar 05, 2014
2014 Geneva Auto Show: Hits, Misses & Revelations
We all love the Geneva show. It's on relatively neutral ground. The first press day is so packed with product and concepts that we need the second day just to catch up and see everything.
BMW 2-series Active Tourer makes world debut at the Geneva motor show
The front-wheel drive BMW 2-series Active Tourer made its debut at the Geneva motor show.
Two Pechanga players win Mini Coopers
Two lucky winners in one week drove home in sporty Mini Coopers from Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula.