Mini Cooper

BMW Puts Luxury Within Reach With ReachNow Car-Sharing Service

By Matt Schmitz on April 8, 2016


CARS.COM — Wouldn't it be cool if you saw a luxury vehicle parked on the street and you could just take it — without the subsequent hassle of, say, a police chase and felony charges? Soon in 10 cities across… Read More

BMW Puts Luxury Within Reach With ReachNow Car-Sharing Service

By Matt Schmitz on April 8, 2016

CARS.COM — Wouldn't it be cool if you saw a luxury vehicle parked on the street and you could just take it — without the subsequent hassle of, say, a police chase and felony charges? Soon in 10 cities across… Read More

2010-2012 Mini Clubman, Cooper, Countryman Visor Issue

By Tom Torbjornsen on January 14, 2016

CARS.COM — Vehicles affected by service bulletin: 2010 Mini Clubman 2011 Mini Clubman 2012 Mini Clubman 2010 Mini Cooper 2011 Mini Cooper 2012 Mini Cooper 2010 Mini Countryman 2011 Mini Countryman 2012 Mini Countryman The problem: When opening the sun… Read More

BMW Fined Up to $40 Million for 2014-2015 Mini Hardtop Cooper Recall

By Kelsey Mays on December 21, 2015

CARS.COM — The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration on Monday fined BMW $40 million for failing to remedy a safety defect in 2014 and 2015 Mini Hardtop Cooper hatchbacks in a timely manner. Related: NHTSA Fines Takata Up to $200… Read More

2015 Los Angeles Auto Show: What to Expect

By Matt Schmitz on November 11, 2015

In a city where the streets are literally paved with celebrities, the rich-and-famous denizens with and without stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame love their luxury vehicles, performance cars and SUVs. In that regard, the 2015 Los Angeles Auto… Read More

Recall Alert: 2002-2005 Mini Cooper, Cooper S, and 2005 Cooper, Cooper S Convertible

By Tom Torbjornsen on October 28, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 86,000 model-year 2002-05 Mini Cooper and Cooper S cars, and model-year 2005 Cooper and Cooper S convertibles The Problem: Temporary or permanent loss of the electro-hydraulic steering assistance will require extra steering effort at lower speeds, increasing… Read More

2016 Mini Cooper Convertible: First Look

By Aaron Bragman on October 23, 2015

Competes with: Audi A3 Cabriolet, Fiat 500c, Volkswagen Beetle convertible Looks like: A topless Mini Hardtop Drivetrains: 134-horsepower, turbocharged 1.5-liter inline-three-cylinder or optional 189-hp, turbocharged 2.0-liter inline-four-cylinder engine, six-speed manual or automatic transmission, front-wheel drive Hits dealers: March 2016 Related:… Read More

Recall Alert: 2005-2008 Mini Cooper

By Jennifer Geiger on April 20, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 92,000 model-year 2005-06 Mini Cooper and Cooper S cars manufactured Jan. 5, 2005, to Nov. 28, 2006, and model-year 2005-08 Cooper convertible and Cooper S convertible models manufactured Jan. 5, 2005, to July 31, 2008. The Problem:… Read More

2016 Mini Countryman Park Lane Photo Gallery (26 Photos)

By Jennifer Geiger on March 3, 2015

Mini is trying to inject some exclusivity into the lineup of its compact SUV. The automaker updated its Countryman for 2015 and just debuted a special edition model at the 2015 Geneva International Motor Show. The Countryman Park Lane, which… Read More

2015 Mini John Cooper Works Hardtop Photo Gallery (22 Photos)

By Jennifer Geiger on January 13, 2015

The 2015 John Cooper Works Hardtop packs Mini's most powerful production engine: a 228-horsepower, turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine. The JCW wears go-fast styling to match: It trades fog lights for air intakes, and out back it wears a JCW-specific spoiler.… Read More

2015 Mini John Cooper Works Hardtop: First Look

By Joe Bruzek on December 10, 2014

Competes with: Volkswagen Golf R, Subaru WRX STI, Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution Looks like: A polished version of the John Cooper Works Hardtop Concept Drivetrain: 228-horsepower, turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine, front-wheel drive, six-speed manual or automatic transmission Hits dealerships: Spring 2015… Read More