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Celebratory edition Mini revealed to mark 60 years

16.01.2019

Celebratory edition Mini revealed to mark 60 years

With the Mini brand celebrating its 60th anniversary this year, parent company BMW has unveiled a special commemorative edition model based on both the three-and five-door models set to arrive in March.
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Five-door Mini Cooper S plays the deception game

28.11.2018 by Charl Bosch

Five-door Mini Cooper S plays the deception game

When it comes to the motto “don’t stray too far from heritage”, few brands have had to face the challenge of adapting without going astray like Mini.
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Limited run Mini 1499 GT priced

05.10.2018

Limited run Mini 1499 GT priced

Initially limited to the United Kingdom, BMW South Africa has now confirmed local availability of the special edition Mini 1499 GT, albeit restricted to 30 units and only via a dedicated website with orders being taken from 4-7 October.
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Future of three-door Mini in doubt as new Clubman leaks

13.09.2018

Future of three-door Mini in doubt as new Clubman leaks

With the current third generation Mini only expected to reach the end of its lifecycle in 2022, a fresh report has alleged that the fourth generation will debut without the cabriolet and more controversially, the standard three-door hardtop.
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Mini John Cooper Works GP heading for production

11.09.2018

Mini John Cooper Works GP heading for production

Unveiled as the most extreme version of the modern-day Mini in Frankfurt last year, the German owned British automaker is readying the John Cooper Works (JCW) GP for production, albeit heavily toned down.
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Refreshed Mini arrives in South Africa

06.07.2018 by Justin Jacobs

Refreshed Mini arrives in South Africa

Since its introduction in 1959, the Mini has become somewhat of a global icon, and it’s easy to see why. It was a no fuss, no frills little car which gave the British public a much needed alternative during the economic downfall of the time.
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Slightly updated Mini Hatch and Convertible revealed

10.01.2018

Slightly updated Mini Hatch and Convertible revealed

Mini has unveiled the facelifted versions of its three-and five-door hatch models, as well as the drop top convertible all in sporty Cooper S guises.
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Mini Countryman JCW a proper tar muncher

11.12.2017 by Justin Jacobs

Mini Countryman JCW a proper tar muncher

My dad owned a Mini many years ago. I remember playing in it as a child until one day when I lowered the sun visor, only to find the biggest spider I had ever seen. It was also the last time I sat foot in that car again.
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Mini Countryman Cooper D a true charmer

03.11.2017 by Charl Bosch

Mini Countryman Cooper D a true charmer

The Mini brand has arguably undergone more changes than many other manufactures ever since it become a standalone marque when purchased by BMW at the turn of the century.
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