2018 Mini Cooper S E Countryman ALL4 Test Drive

By Barbara & Bill Schaffer With the automotive market stampeding to electrify products, it?s sometimes difficult to keep up with what?s available. Until recently, there have been few small premium plug-in hybrids with all-wheel drive, but the number has grown quickly. One of the new ones, and the smallest offering, is the Mini S E…

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2016 MINI Cooper S Convertible Test Drive

?2016 MINI Cooper S Convertible? A Two-door, four-seat Open Air Tourer The 2016 MINI Cooper and MINI Cooper S Convertible represent a progression of the first, which is still the only premium convertible in the small car segment. This latest iteration MINI Cooper Convertible is available in three models on our shores. It comes as…

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2015 MINI Cooper S 4 Door Hardtop Test Drive

?2015 MINI Cooper S 4 Door Hardtop? A stretched Hardtop with two additional doors For those who favored the MINI Cooper S Hardtop Coupe, but wanted the convenience of a couple of extra doors, your wish is granted. There is now a 2015 MINI Cooper S 4 Door Hardtop. This means that there?s more MINI,…

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2013 MINI Cooper S Paceman & ALL4 Test Drive

“MINI? adds Paceman models to diverse lineup for 2013” Ponce, Puerto Rico – MINI will bolster an already diverse lineup of vehicle offerings by adding four variants of the their new 2013 MINI Paceman. First up is the base model Cooper Paceman, next is the Cooper S Paceman, followed by the Paceman Cooper S ALL4,…

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Test Drive: 2012 MINI Cooper Roadster

The new 2012 MINI Cooper Roadster is the sixth model to enter the British automaker?s current stable. It is the first sporty two-seat roadster executed in a typical MINI interpretation for open-air motoring. The top is a manual affair that is easy to open and close, making it ideal for all weather conditions, and the…

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Mini?s First Open Top Two-Seater

?MINI planners have been busy again this year first producing a new coupe, and now a fun, open top, two-seat roadster. The MINI Roadster becomes the sixth model in the British premium carmaker?s current line-up and promises to add a new level of fun to the brands already go-kart like driving image. Covered by a…

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Test Drive: Mini Cooper S Countryman

In our own unofficial and unscientific study of Mini Cooper owners it appears most Mini Cooper drivers are young (or at least young-at-heart), single and enthusiastic about their cars. We make these assumptions based on the people we normally see behind the wheel and the fact that Mini Coopers are not the typical small economy…

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