10 Oct 2012
At the 2012 Paris Motor Show MINI has presented the seventh model in its line-up, a compact Sports Activity Coupé based on the Concept revealed in 2011.
22 Aug 2012
In an official video Head of MINI Design Anders Warming speaks about he design and main features of the new MINI John Cooper Works GP, the fastest MINI ever built.
26 Jun 2012
MINI has presented the Clubvan, a premium compact commercial van based on the Clubman model and expected to go on sale this Fall.
2 May 2012
The MINI Zero Concept is a speculative study by former Senior Designer at BMW DesignworksUSA Sonny Lim, who proposes his vision for the third-generation model.
26 Mar 2012
An official overview of the design principles and philosophy adopted by MINI, with a summary of the distinctive styling cues of the brand and a gallery of images including new sketches and photos.
2 Mar 2012
BMW Group has released an official document that details the design process at BMW and MINI, from initial concept to the finished model.
24 Jul 2011
The MINI Inspired by Goodwood is a luxury edition developed in collaboration with Rolls-Royce and set to be produced in 1,000 units. Prices start at 46k Euros.
21 Jun 2011
MINI has unveiled the first images and information on the new Coupé, the super compact 2-seater with a three-box layout and a lowered silhouette characterized by the distinctive "helmet roof".
4 May 2011
Dean and Dan Caten, known as the fashion designer duo DSQUARED², have revealed the initial sketches of a MINI Concept designed for the 2011 Life Ball charity event, that will take place in Vienna on May 21st, 2011.
23 Feb 2011
At the 2011 Geneva Motor Show MINI will unveil the Rocketman Concept, a compact urban car that combines the brand's design language with a carbon-fiber spaceframe and a 3+1 seating layout.
21 Dec 2010
At the 2011 Detroit Motor Show MINI will unveil the Paceman Concept, a study of a sporty version of the Countryman model that brings the Sports Activity Coupé concept to the small premium segment.
2 Dec 2010
BMW Group has announced that at the end of 2010 MINI Design Head Gert Volker Hildebrand will leave the company. He will be succeeded by Anders Warming, currently BMW Head of Exterior Design.
13 Sep 2010
At the 2010 Paris Motor Show MINI and Smart will introduce two electric scooter concepts. Both the German carmakers have revealed some preview sketches that show a modern design inspired by the iconic Vespa.
3 Aug 2010
Mini has announced that it will make a comeback on the international rally circuit: the MINI Countryman WRC developed in partneship with Prodrive will compete in FIA World Rally Championship from the 2011 season.
5 May 2010
MINI has added the fourth model to its line-up, opening a new dimension of the 'MINI feeling'. As a crossover, the MINI Countryman bridges the gap between the classic concept of the MINI and a Sports Activity Vehicle, while maintaining the brand's...
13 Mar 2010
MINI has launched a design competition that asks participants to create innovative solutions for the center rail that characterizes the interior of the Countryman, connecting the front and the rear areas. The submission deadline is 11 May 2010.
4 Jan 2010
This video shows an exclusive AutoCar’s interview with designer Gert Hildebrand, who speaks about the design of the Mini Beachcomber Concept, which will debut at the upcoming 2010 Detroit Motor Show.
17 Dec 2009
The MINI Beachcomber Concept is a four-seater concept with an open body and focused on versatiliy and open air activities. It is based on the MINI Crossover and inspired by the Mini Moke from the 1960s. It will make its dubut at the 2010 Detroit...