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HAPPY CANADA DAY FROM US AT MINI OAKVILLE.   What did you guys do this weekend? Did you go up on an adventure or enjoy the fireworks? Or both? We want to hear what you did, please share in the comment section or our Mini Facebook page!   Here is a picture of the blazing fireworks we […]

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New edition of the premium small car segment original; new MINI with hallmark emotional design, further New edition of the premium small car segment original; new MINI with hallmark emotional design, further optimised balance between driving fun and fuel consumption, innovative networking technology and clever functionality; significant advances in the areas of spatial comfort, safety, equipment, quality […]

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We have to admit – this one really made us smile. Check out this amazing video of a close race between the new MINI JCW Countryman, and a…well…you’ll see! Word to the wise: PLEASE do not try this at home.  

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Mini again plucks a London landmark as the appellation for a special edition, the Mini Clubman Bond Street joining the Mayfair and Camden, and Bayswater and Baker Street editions of the recent past. You’ll recognize the formula of primary colour and polished contrasting color, in this case its Midnight Black Metallic for the main event and Cool […]

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The MINI Cooper S Roadster has scooped the title of best open-top at the prestigious What Car? Car of the Year Awards 2013. Chas Hallett, editor of What Car? said: “MINIs are all about fun and the Roadster delivers it in spades – in fact we think it’s the most fun MINI yet. Drop the roof and […]

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So this is it – the future of car stunts. Presenting: the backflip – MINI Style. A trick commonly performed on motorcycles, bicycles, and scooters just wasn’t wild enough. Leave it to MINI to take it to the next level! Watch as French stunt driver Guerlain Chicherit pilots a (heavily) modified MINI Countryman JCW towards the heavens. […]

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You won’t believe your eyes when you see this latest creation from Carlex Design. Dubbed the “MiniSteam”, this decked out Countryman features copper accents galore. Look closely and you’ll notice the mechanical watch-like inserts in the center of the steering wheel (where the MINI logo used to reside) and in the seats as well. Probably the most […]

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You may recall we posted about the upcoming MINI Paceman a number of weeks ago on this very blog. Ladies and gentlemen – please have your first look at the JCW version of the newest member of the MINI family. Featuring classic John Cooper Works colours (black on red) along with a more sporting interior and the […]

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This may look like some sort of weird car commercial, but as we first reported last week, these rescue dogs are REALLY learning how to drive a car! Monty, Porter and Ginny are all dogs rescued by the New Zealand SPCA, and each was taught the ability to drive a MINI Countryman around a track. The concept […]

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Looking to watch or participate in Autoslalom and not have to travel too far to attend? Come see the Budds’ Performance, MINI Oakville, MotorWerks Magazine, Racepak Data Systems MINI Cooper RSR compete for the 2013 BMW CC Canada Trillium Chapter Autoslalom Championship. In the team’s first year in 2012 they won their class and finished 10th overall […]

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