2012 MINI Cooper i-MegaCity?

According to French magazine, L'Automobile, this is an early prototype of the upcoming 2012 MINI Cooper or the i-MegaCity, featuring MINI Crossover Concept-inspired headlights and a much smaller, non-clamshell hood. Sacrilege! » 5/14/09 10:30am 5/14/09 10:30am

Cooper TL550 Mobile Servicing Rig

Cooper is an old name in mobile drilling, and the TL550 Mobile Servicing Rig is one reason why. Once a well is tapped it needs lots of work and this rig can service 2 1/2" pipe nearly four miles into the ground. One of the best features of the sweet Cooper is the uncovered 550 HP Detroit Diesel engine. Covering the… » 5/05/09 12:00pm 5/05/09 12:00pm

2009 New MINI Cooper Convertible Takes Top Off At Detroit Auto Show

MINI has officially revealed the 2009 new MINI Cooper Convertible and 2009 new MINI Cooper S Convertible at the 2009 Detroit Auto Show. You'd better save your money because your girlfriend/wife is going to want one. » 1/11/09 4:15pm 1/11/09 4:15pm

2009 MINI Cooper, Cooper S Convertible Officially Reveal Whopping…

We first saw the leaked press shots back in September, and today the 2009 MINI Cooper and Cooper S Convertible are now official. The big scoop? An almost 10% hike in the price tag. Why the giant jump?

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Mini Cooper Covered In One Million Swarovski Crystals... Is Proud To…

Who knew an art car (made by two Canadians) made from a Mini Cooper (a British brand name made by a German company) covered in one million Swarovski crystals (a German-founded, Swiss-owned brand) housed at a Ripley's Believe It Or Not museum (in London) could be such an Amerigasm? The "Crystal Car" made by Ken and Annie… » 11/14/08 10:00am 11/14/08 10:00am

All-Electric Mini E Gets One Year Lease Priced At $820 Per Month

According to Luxevelocity » 11/06/08 3:40pm 11/06/08 3:40pm, the new and very limited production all-electric will be offered up to interested customers with a one year lease at a monthly price of $820, but that's not all. To qualify for the lease you have to have a garage of some sort with a locking door and be able to supply a high-voltage hookup…

Best Mini Crossover Shots Yet From Paris Show Floor

Ben smuggled back a couple gigs of additional images from the Paris Motor Show » 10/06/08 9:30am 10/06/08 9:30am last week, including these shots inside and out of the . We got a live look at the diminutive soft-roader last week during the show, but these images give you quite a bit more detail, particularly of the thingamajig. The whole car has kind …

1965 Austin Cooper S

Welcome to Down On The Street, where we admire old vehicles found parked on the streets of the Island That Rust Forgot: Alameda, California. You might have a hard time finding the car in the photo above, since it's about the size of a toaster, but that tiny red object is a right-hand-drive Austin Cooper S. I chose 1965 … » 8/05/08 9:00am 8/05/08 9:00am

This Japanese Mini Cooper Does Everything Backwards

Here are things we know about the BMC Minis: front-engined, front-wheel-drive, tiny wheels, Brit motor. Here are things we know about this racing Mini from Japan: mid-engined, rear-wheel-drive, gigantic wheels, Honda B18c engine. We're not sure what compelled this individual to take the original Mini platform and flip… » 5/01/08 11:00am 5/01/08 11:00am