|Mini Paceman Cooper S: A thoroughly modern Mini|
for a closer look.
Their common refrain: ''Is it really a Mini?''
Well, yes it is, but it is also ... at the same time as me, remarked that his parents had bought one of the first Minis more than 50 years ago ... was slightly tricky.
While the kindy dad recalled his father forked out about £140 for his Mini back ...
Vehicle Roadtest - Catherine Pattison - 19 Oct 2013 - 4:30am - 0 comments
|Five-door Mini Cooper more of a score|
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Once all Minis were three-doors, but now there's a five-door version in town. David Thomson sees what it has to offer, and at what price.
When Mini launched the latest model of its core three ...
Vehicle Roadtest - David Thomson - 30 May 2015 - 5:07am - 0 comments
|MINI COOPER GR 2006|
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79,100km , $27,990
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(Mini, Cooper, Gr, Hatchback, 2006, Christchurch, $25,000 - $30,000) ...
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|New Mini Cooper S fresh, fun and funky |
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Mini's latest offering, the funky Cooper, S caught Catherine Pattison up in its groove, making her ... , having just taken an evening delivery of the Cooper S.
It was not just any Mini, mind you. I had been ...
Vehicle Roadtest - Catherine Pattison - 18 Oct 2014 - 4:12am - 0 comments
|MINI COOPER S 2008|
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89,280km , $17,990
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(Mini, Cooper S, Hatchback, 2008, Christchurch, $15,000 - $20,000) ...
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|Quick, muddy, slip-sliding fun in Mini Countryman Cooper S|
Minis and mud don't usually tend to blend, yet a recent experience combining the two led to an unexpectedly pleasing result.
I received an invite to the Mini Off-Road Challenge held out in the Cardrona ... international snowboarders who were competing last month in the event.
This is one of five Mini ...
Blog entry - Catherine Pattison - 4 Oct 2014 - 4:15am - 0 comments
|New Mini - same, same but different|
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Nothing changes for the Mini but everything is new, writes Richard Bosselman.
That's just how it goes for this car; basically, making a new Mini not look like an old one while maintaining the classic Mini look ...
Vehicle Review - Richard Bosselman - 26 Apr 2014 - 5:47am - 0 comments
|Plenty of zip in Mini's SUV alternative |
Previous | Image 1 of 3 | Next The Mini Countryman ... -new edition of the regular Mini has just hit the streets, but for those who want their Mini to come ... of the standard Countryman range are an obvious means by which Mini will maintain the appeal of arguably the most ...
Vehicle Roadtest - David Thomson - 24 May 2014 - 5:06am - 0 comments
|Mini break over for Dunedin|
-door, four-wheel-drive Mini Countryman. Photo: supplied
After a three-year hiatus, Mini is returning to Dunedin.
''You could say it's a case of `back by popular demand' and Cooke Howlison is proud to be the face of Mini in the Otago/Southland region,'' Cooke ...
News Item - Catherine Pattison - 3 Aug 2013 - 5:05am - 0 comments
|MINI COOPER S CHECKMATE 2006|
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114,498km ... ="button">
2011(a) cost per year based on price per litre of petrol $2 ... 100KM
(Mini, Checkmate, Cooper S ...
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|MINI ONE 2007|
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19,130km , $16 ... ="button">
2011(a) cost per year based on price per litre of petrol $2 ... KM
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|MINI COOPER 2002|
Mini, Cooper, 2002,
79,000km , $12 ... ,Electric Windows WAS $12999. CONTACT: Gary McGregor or Brendon Perry (03) 5466550.....What a little cutey! Mini ... Austin Mini, the reborn 2002-2006 model was also built in the U.K., but this time by a unit of Germany ...
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|Mini Merc plans a risk for Daimler|
in the sector have been tight and buyers motivated by value - but Audi's A1 and BMW's Mini have shown that even ... ,000 A1's last year.
BMW has so far strictly kept the retro-styled subcompact Mini as a separate brand from its main luxury marque, but of the 300,000 Minis it sold last year, many were premium ...
News Item - Guest - 16 Apr 2013 - 11:22am - 0 comments
|Fun to fore in Mini's impressive new Coupe|
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The new Mini has already spawned a sports utility variant in the Mini Countryman. Now there's an out-and-out sports car derivative, the Mini Coupe, too. David Thomson has been putting it to the test.
Few people ...
Vehicle Roadtest - David Thomson - 17 Nov 2012 - 4:06am - 0 comments
|A Mini, but not as we know it|
Previous | Image 1 of 1 | Next Mini's new two-door coupe. Photo supplied A week after Mini's five-door Countryman featured in Drivesouth, the BMW-owned company has revealed official images of a new two-door, two-seat model, the Mini Coupe.
In complete ...
News Item - David Thomson - 4 Sep 2011 - 7:32pm - 0 comments
|Going topless sure to add to Mini’s appeal|
Already a runaway success in tin-top form, the new Mini is set to gain a further boost ... versions of the original Mini, which rolled off the production line as standard cars and later had their steel roofs chopped off, the new Mini drop-top comes through the factory door in Oxford as a fully ...
Vehicle Roadtest - David Thomson - 2 Oct 2004 - 1:38pm - 0 comments
|BMW to invest millions in Mini|
to increase capacity at the British manufacturing plants where it makes the Mini.
The world's largest luxury carmaker said on Monday the investment would support its international growth plans for the Mini, which ... .
The investment will safeguard the 5500 jobs at BMW's three UK Mini plants, but no new jobs are expected.
News Item - Guest - 10 Jul 2012 - 2:27pm - 0 comments
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|Kiwis claim Bonneville record in 'world's fastest Mini'|
Previous | Image 1 of 1 | Next The Project'64 Mini ... record at the Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah and confirmed their car as "the world's fastest Mini ... - but their do-it-yourself attitude saw their 1964 Mini Cooper S reach an average speed of 235.9kmh.
News Item - Guest - 19 Aug 2012 - 6:10pm - 0 comments
|New super-mini means parking the pen for a while|
A day's reprieve from being a full-time mum and working instead, interviewing a collection of colourful motoring characters and chronicling motorsport events has been a welcome part of my week.
Yet, once again I am saying farewell for now to Drivesou ...
Blog entry - Catherine Pattison - 4 Aug 2012 - 5:10am - 0 comments