Mini Delivers Car That's Missing Parts, Sends Best Apology Note Ever

One of our readers is the proud owner of a 2013 Mini Cooper JCW which, as part of its package of goodies, gets a set of paddle-shifters mounted behind the steering wheel… except Mini forgot to attach them. Their hilarious apology for this oversight blames an overzealous car and the Mayan calendar. » 5/10/13 12:39pm 5/10/13 12:39pm

Mini Realizes They May Have Gone Too Far And Might Start Trimming Models

Like their corporate parent BMW, Mini has been on an expansion binge in recent years, adding new cars and SUVs to their lineup as if the automobile itself is somehow on the way out and they need to make as much money as they can before they have to find new jobs. Now they're realizing they may have gone too far. » 4/05/13 12:37pm 4/05/13 12:37pm