Official MINI Press Release: 01.07.2011 Munich, 1st July, 2011. The MINI WRC Team is setting new standards, and for its debut into world rallying has made an important step forward in the safety of its car by designing a ground breaking roll cage. The MINI John Cooper Works WRC’s roll cage has a unique side-impact […]
The 24-hour race at the Nürburgring for MINI comes to a positive conclusion. At the toughest circuit marathon in the world both MINI John Cooper Works Coupe satisfied with sporty performance, endurance and good stability. The entry that marked the world premiere of the new MINI Coupe series ended with positions 106 and 118 in […]
Born for the “Green Hell” adventure: The MINI John Cooper Works Coupé Endurance. Racing car celebrates world premiere in 24-hour race at the Nürburgring-Nordschleife. 23.06.2011 Munich. Motor sport is in the MINI genes. And now the carmaker is set to add a new chapter to its racing heritage with the arrival of the MINI John […]
Dani Sordo will drive the MINI John Cooper Works WRC on its British debut this weekend at the Cornbury Park Rally Show, fresh from securing a superb sixth place finish at Rally Italy and where the MINI WRC Team made its first ever appearance. The MINI WRC Team driver will put the car through its […]
The Mini living motorsport legend re-enters the World Rally Championship almost 50 years after Paddy Hopkirk made history by winning the Monte Carlo Rally with a Mini in 1964. Kris Meeke fellow Irishman will be driving the new MINI Countryman prepared by Prodrive in forthcoming WRC Rallies.
Geneva, 1 March 2011. On Tuesday, the 81st International Geneva Motor Show (CH) provided the stage for MINI to unveil the MINI John Cooper Works S2000 – the latest milestone on the road to the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC). This is the forerunner to the MINI John Cooper Works WRC, which the MINI WRC […]