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

MINI Crossover: Little SUV Caught Braving Snowy Weather

A development mule for the upcoming MINI crossover has again been spotted. The little-UV-that-could was caught outfitted in BMW's brown acid camouflage and true to the concept of a MINI SUV, playing in the snow. » 1/28/09 12:30pm 1/28/09 12:30pm

Mini Crossover Spotted In Brown Acid Camouflage

Hot on the heels of the Mini Crossover Concept » 10/17/08 12:20pm 10/17/08 12:20pm revealed at the , we get our first glimpse of a prototype Mini crossing over in the wild. The all-wheel-drive micro-UV is obviously wearing the same epilepsy-inducing camouflage BMW has been fond of lately, but you can see the mule bears a great deal of resemblance to the …

What Will Mini Name Their New Crossover?

Since we first heard of the possibility of a Mini SUV, dubbed by many the Mini Crossman » 10/10/08 2:40pm 10/10/08 2:40pm that we saw , there has been speculation over the name. We thought this was all settled when they didn't officially name it the Crossman, but apparently enthusiast wishes now appear to hold no sway with automakers. You'd have…

Mini Reveals Crossover Concept In Paris, Declines To Go Off-Roading

Mini just revealed their Mini Crossover Concept » 10/02/08 11:15am 10/02/08 11:15am — the first SUV from the diminutive BMW brand — here at the . The concept car's supposedly a first look at what we should expect from the . Now that we've seen it live and in the flesh we can conclusively say — it looks like a with lifts and an extra full-size door for…

Mini Off-Road Crossover Concept Includes Laser-Projected 3D In-Car…

The off-road Mini Crossover Concept » 9/10/08 1:45pm 9/10/08 1:45pm may be small on the outside, but on the inside there's a giant 3D globe that utilizes laser technology to integrate all of the car's entertainment, communication and navigational features into a touchscreen interface. The globe splits into hemispheres allowing the driver to check…

Mini Reveals Crossover Concept, Takes Brand Off-Road For First Time

BMW has released a series of sketches of their new Mini Crossover Concept, a tease of the 2011 Mini Crossman » 9/09/08 6:34pm 9/09/08 6:34pm we're expecting from the brand. How much resemblance this bears to the -built production model rumored to debut in 2010 is uncertain, but these sketches clearly point to a four-door, four-seat vehicle with…

2011 Mini Crossman

Mini purists, just recently able to set down their small farm-issue pitchforks over the Clubman, should probably pick them right back up and head down to TSC to pick up some of those big ol' industrial-sized pitchforks they issue for CAFOs. That's because the third member of the Mini family's been spotted sneaking… » 4/01/08 7:20pm 4/01/08 7:20pm

Magna Steyr To Debut Mila Alpin Concept in Geneva, Hints At Mini SUV?

It wasn't a surprise to us when the folks at BMW announced Austrian firm Magna Steyr would get the contract for building the Mini Crossman SUV, as the company is already responsible for the production of the BMW X3, Jeep Grand Cherokee and other vehicles. Our interest in the Mini Crossman is now even greater after… » 2/28/08 11:00am 2/28/08 11:00am

MINI Crossover To Be Named Monte Crossman

In an interview with Auto Motor und Sport, MINI CEO Kay Segler let it slip that the new MINI crossover/SUV will be called the Crossman, and not the Mini Monte as we'd all kind of hoped it would be. Crossman just sounds like a cross-dressing super hero... or maybe a super hero with David Cross' humor and good looks.… » 12/17/07 1:15pm 12/17/07 1:15pm