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Mini Cooper S 5 door road test report review (17)

Mini Cooper S 5 door road test report and review

THE thoroughly modern Millie is another of those cars which came into being as a fairly honest remake of a much-loved classic, but has gone on to morph into an entirely new brand. Under BMW ownership, The new Mini has been an unprecedented success, selling millions of examples all over the world.

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MINI Cooper 1.5 Auto 5-door road test report review (1)

MINI Cooper 1.5 Auto 5-door road test report review

THE Mini has always been a car big on style and desirability but, well, mini on practicality, even the bigger BMW produced, latter day versions of the model. That has now changed, slightly, with the hatchback, particularly the five-door version. It is bigger, longer by 72mm and has more boot space, up by 67 litres and, together with the three door version, is the model’s first foray into the hatchback market.

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Sir Jackie

Goodwood Revival celebrates Sir Jackie’s ‘discovery’

IT’S five decades since a certain young Scotsman made his motor racing debut. And, in tribute, this year’s Goodwood Revival will celebrate the 50th anniversary of Sir Jackie Stewart’s ‘discovery’ with a trio of special parades that will honour the three-time Formula 1 world champion during the September 12-14 event. Already making waves in sportscar […]

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1969 Mini Cooper S to make more music in sale

A 1969 Margrave Wood & Picket Mini Cooper S with a suitably swinging history in the music industry heads the list of entries for Barons’ Yuletide Classic sale in the splendid Surrey Hall at Sandown Park Race Course on December 18th. A Wood & Pickett coachbuilt Mini was ‘the’ car for the rock and pop […]

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Mini Roadster Convertible

The lid comes off MINI’s Roadster

SUMMER’S coming… well, eventually, and MINI is preparing by bringing out a convertible version of its Roadster. Smiles seem guaranteed as the two-seater winds its way along country lanes — top up or top down. The MINI Roadster is the sixth model in the range and the first open top twin-seater it has made. Sporty […]

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MINI ups the ante with new offers

2,000,000 down and more to come… especially with MINI’s latest offers. IT has been an exciting time for MINI — the 2,000,000th vehicle has rolled off the production line and some great new offers have been launched to mark the new registration plate. As well as its fun handling, the MINI is loved by its owners […]

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