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While Mini announced quite a while back that they'd be expanding the range and the Traveller concept that's made the rounds in various guises at Frankfurt, Tokyo and now Detroit has obviously pointed a new direction, the BMW division has made it official we can expect a new Mini model along these lines within three years, according to Bimmer board member and sales and marketing guy Dr. Michael Ganal. So will it be the tea set, the ski set or neither? One thing's for sure, they'd better find a new name for the Sports Utility Box.

Mini Production Vehicle Announced [MPH]

Mini's Detroit Concept: No Tea, Ski [Internal]