MINI Countryman

2020 MINI Clubman JCW confirmed for Australia, fastest ever

Sep 16, 2019

MINI Australia has confirmed it will soon launch its fastest model yet, with the introduction of the 2020 Clubman John Cooper Works (JCW) and 2020 Countryman JCW. As revealed in May, power comes from BMW’s...

2020 MINI JCW Clubman, Countryman revealed; most powerful ever

May 15, 2019

Arguably one of the pioneers of the hot hatch market, MINI has just revealed its most powerful models yet with the 2020 MINI John Cooper Works Clubman and Countryman. We’ll get straight to the point....

2019 MINI Countryman S E ALL4 hybrid now on sale in Australia

Apr 11, 2019

The powerful and eco-friendly MINI Countryman Plug-in Hybrid has arrived in Australia (officially called the Countryman S E ALL4), coming in as the first plug-in hybrid MINI for the local market. It promises Countryman Cooper...

Upgraded 2019 MINI Cooper range now on sale in Australia

Apr 04, 2019

Small cars fans will be interested to hear MINI Australia is rolling out a string of updates for the introduction of the 2019 range, with safety and tech upgrades headlining the refresh. MINI’s Driver Assist...

MINI Countryman S E ALL4 plug-in hybrid on sale in Australia Q2, 2019

Jul 13, 2018

The plug-in hybrid MINI Countryman S E ALL4 has been confirmed for the Australian market, scheduled to arrive during the second quarter of next year. It will come in as the first hybrid MINI for...

2017 MINI Countryman unveiled, the largest model yet

Oct 28, 2016

MINI’s all-new Countryman SUV has hit the web, with a November debut planned for the UKL-based crossover at the Los Angeles Motor Show. Substantially bigger than the model it replaces, it is 200mm longer, 30mm...

MINI ready to launch its first plug-in hybrid, based on Countryman

Oct 17, 2016

Executives at MINI have previewed advances in the realm of plug-in hybrid technology, with the first hybrid model from MINI getting ready to enter the lineup in the near future. MINI says the “series development...

BMW adds South American plant, first car produced

Oct 10, 2014

BMW Group has today celebrated assembling its first car at its new assembly plant in Araquari, Brazil. The facility is also set to get a new body shop and paint shop, due to be constructed...

2015 MINI Countryman revealed, Cooper S more powerful

Apr 17, 2014

The updated MINI Countryman has been revealed, sporting minor styling revisions and some updated interior details. The Cooper S variant is also more powerful and quicker. While the new MINI Cooper is an all-new model...

2014 MINI Countryman Cooper S review (video)

Apr 09, 2014

There's no doubting the super-sticky, go-kart-like grip and all-round enjoyment of the MINI Cooper S, but what if you have a family and need more seats and a usable boot? This is MINI's solution....

Guerlain Chicherit face-plants world record attempt (video)

Mar 21, 2014

Remember the announcement last week that rally driver Guerlain Chicherit was going to attempt a world-record car jump over the weekend? Things didn’t quite go according to plan. Things weren’t going smoothly from day one....

Guerlain Chicherit to break car jump world record

Mar 16, 2014

Rally driver Guerlain Chicherit is planning to break the world record for the longest ever car jump today, driving a specially prepared MINI Countryman rally car. The stunt is being put together by Toyo Tyres...