MINI: News

MINI is a British automobile marque. It was founded in 1969 and has been owned by German automaker BMW since 2000. Even though the company was established in 1969, the name “MINI” was in use since 1959 when it built the first original two-door compact car which was manufactured by the British Motor Corporation (BMC). Presently, the MINI Countryman and Convertible are assembled in Born, Netherlands, whereas the MINI Hatch/hardtop, Roadster, and Clubman are assembled at the BMW's plant in Oxford, England as well as in the Netherlands.

26 May 2024


Mercedes, Audi, BMW to introduce new car models in India

Luxury car manufacturers, including Mercedes, Audi, BMW, and MINI, are preparing to launch as many as nine new models in India this year.

20 May 2024

Upcoming Cars

Next-generation MINI Cooper JCW debuting at 24 Hours of Nurburgring

The new-generation John Cooper Works (JCW) version of MINI's Cooper, which was introduced last September, is set to make its debut at the 24 Hours of Nürburgring this year.

25 Apr 2024

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MINI Aceman EV debuts with circular OLED touchscreen, 400km range

MINI has officially introduced its latest electric vehicle, the Aceman EV, just before the Beijing motor show.

30 Mar 2024


MINI Aceman EV revealed in leaked renders: Check design, features

Images of the MINI Aceman, an electric crossover, have surfaced online ahead of its official unveiling at the Beijing Motor Show on April 24.

27 Mar 2024

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2025 MINI Cooper S debuts in the US: Check features

The 2025 Cooper S, the newest ICE-powered model from the BMW-owned MINI, has made its grand entrance into the US market.

07 Feb 2024

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2025 MINI Cooper arrives with petrol engines, tech upgrades

MINI has revealed the 2025 Cooper 3-Door Hardtop, which comes with two petrol engine options, following last year's launch of the electric E and SE models.

05 Feb 2024


MINI ends production of Clubman hatchback after 17 years

After 17 years, the MINI Clubman has ended production to make room for its electric successor, the Aceman.

06 Jan 2024

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Everything we know about MINI's ground-up all-electric crossover, the Aceman

MINI, the iconic British marque with a history of around 55 years, is now gearing up to usher in a new era of green mobility.

31 Dec 2023


BMW, MINI to launch these cars in India in 2024

BMW and MINI have big plans for India in 2024, with four new models set to hit the market.

06 Dec 2023

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New MINI Cooper EV offers sportier looks and GO-KART mode

British carmaker MINI has unveiled the sporty John Cooper Works trim for its all-electric Cooper SE model.

24 Nov 2023

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MINI Cooper 5-door hatchback found testing: Expected design, features

MINI's Cooper 5-Door hatchback, set to be the last generation with a combustion engine, has been spotted in recent spy shots.

09 Nov 2023

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MINI unveils 2025 John Cooper Works Countryman with substantial upgrades

MINI has taken the wraps off the third iteration of its John Cooper Works (JCW) Countryman in the US market.

12 Oct 2023

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New-generation MINI Cooper in the works: What to expect

British marque MINI is gearing up to reveal the ICE-powered Cooper soon. Production-ready mules of both the hardtop and convertible versions were spotted testing in Germany.

10 Oct 2023

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MINI Countryman Shadow Edition debuts at Rs. 49 lakh

MINI has launched the Countryman Shadow Edition in India, a locally produced model based on the Countryman Cooper S JCW Inspired.

10 Sep 2023


Next-generation MINI Countryman to be underpinned by Neue Klasse platform

Several insiders of BMW have confirmed that the next-generation MINI Countryman will transition to the Neue Klasse platform, making it a more powerful electric vehicle.

03 Sep 2023

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New MINI Cooper EV to arrive in India in 2024

MINI has introduced its latest electric hatchback, the 2024 Cooper EV, for the global markets.

01 Sep 2023

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2024 MINI Countryman EV debuts with hi-tech interior, trendy looks

MINI's 2024 Countryman EV has made its debut with a sleek design and minimalist interior.

01 Sep 2023

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2024 MINI Cooper EV arrives with refreshed design, 400km range

Iconic British marque MINI has taken the wraps off the 2024 iteration of the Cooper EV for the global markets. It is now available in two versions: E and SE.

30 Aug 2023

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MINI's next-generation Cooper, Countryman EVs to debut on September 1

MINI is gearing up to reveal its next-generation Cooper EV and Countryman EV on September 1 for the global markets.

17 Aug 2023

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MINI JCW Bulldog Racing Edition debuts with adjustable suspension setup

The Bulldog Racing team made history by achieving the best finish ever for a MINI at the grueling 24 Hours of Nürburgring. The team secured second place in the prestigious endurance race.

10 Aug 2023

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Super exclusive MINI Charged Edition launched at Rs. 55 lakh

MINI has introduced a special Charged Edition model in India. It is based on the all-electric 3-door Cooper SE.

03 Aug 2023

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2024 MINI Countryman JCW spotted testing at Nurburgring

MINI's next-generation Countryman has been spied testing at the Nurburgring race track.

21 Jul 2023

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How 2025 MINI Cooper differs from 2023 model

Iconic British marque MINI has unveiled the design and interiors of the 2025 Cooper for the global markets.

20 Jul 2023

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2025 MINI Cooper's cabin looks straight out of sci-fi movies

After unveiling its design in April, iconic British marque MINI has now revealed the interiors of the upcoming 2025 Cooper.

04 Jun 2023

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MINI Cooper S Countryman ALL4 Uncharted Edition: Check best features 

BMW-owned British marque MINI has unveiled the special Uncharted Edition of the Cooper S Countryman ALL4 model for the global markets.

20 May 2023

New Auto Launches

Limited-run MINI JCW commemorates vast racing lineage: Check top features

British automaker MINI has showcased the JCW (John Cooper Works) 1to6 Edition model for the global markets.

12 Apr 2023

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How does 2025 MINI Cooper differ from the current model

Legendary carmaker MINI has taken the wraps off the new iteration of its iconic model, the Cooper, for the global markets.

23 Mar 2023

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What makes the 2024 MINI Clubman Final Edition special

Iconic British marque MINI has showcased the 2024 Clubman Final Edition for the global markets.

16 Feb 2023

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MINI Cooper SE Convertible breaks cover as a limited-run EV

Legendary carmaker MINI has taken the wraps off the Cooper SE Convertible for the global markets. The drop-top EV will be produced in a limited run of just 999 units.

27 Jul 2022

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MINI Concept Aceman, with sporty looks, unveiled: Check features

MINI has taken the wraps off its new-age all-electric crossover, the Aceman. The car is still in a close-to-production concept form and showcases the brand's "Charismatic Simplicity" design philosophy for its future EV line-up.

24 Feb 2022

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MINI Cooper SE launched in India at Rs. 47 lakh

BMW-owned luxury brand MINI has launched its Cooper SE hatchback in India. It is up for grabs in a single, fully-loaded variant.

20 Feb 2022

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Limited-run MINI Brick Lane Edition, with 189hp engine, goes official

BMW-owned luxury brand MINI has introduced its Brick Lane Edition in the US. It is based on the Cooper S Hardtop 2 Door and 4 Door body styles.

18 Feb 2022

Electric Cars

MINI's electric car to launch in India on February 24

BMW-owned luxury brand MINI is gearing up to launch its Cooper SE electric hatchback in India.

09 Feb 2022

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MINI announces special edition Resolute, Untamed, and Untold models

To commemorate its 20th anniversary in North America, MINI has revealed three special edition models known as Resolute, Untamed, and Untold. They are offered for the Cooper, Countryman, and Clubman cars, respectively.

12 Dec 2021

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MINI Cooper SE to debut in India in March 2022

BMW-owned luxury brand MINI will launch its Cooper SE electric hatchback in India in March next year. To recall, it broke cover in 2019.

MINI Cooper SE all-electric hatchback sold out in India

MINI is gearing up to launch its fully-electric Cooper SE hatchback in India in the coming weeks but you may not be able to buy it just yet.

30 Oct 2021

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Bookings for the MINI Cooper SE electric hatchback have started

MINI has started accepting bookings for the Cooper SE electric hatchback in India via its official website on payment of a token amount of Rs. 1 lakh.

MINI Electric teased in India; launch imminent

British automaker MINI is gearing up to launch its latest electric car in India in the coming weeks. The company has teased the EV in the country, hinting at its imminent arrival.

08 Oct 2021

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MINI Anniversary Edition car goes official in the US

To celebrate 60 years of its motorsport heritage, BMW-owned luxury brand MINI has revealed its Anniversary Edition car.

2021 MINI Cooper Convertible (facelift) review: Should you buy it?

Convertibles may not seem to be ideal for a country like ours but for some, they are the perfect way to enjoy our varied landscapes.

19 Jul 2021

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MINI 60 Years Edition hatchback, with 2.0-liter engine, breaks cover

To celebrate the 60th anniversary of its collaboration with John Cooper, BMW-owned luxury brand MINI has unveiled its limited-run MINI 60 Years Edition hatchback.

05 Jul 2021

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MINI Vision Urbanaut is a sci-fi-inspired autonomous van

BMW-owned luxury brand MINI has revealed a full-scale model of the Vision Urbanaut concept MPV at the 2021 Digital-Life-Design conference in Munich, Germany.

22 Jun 2021

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2021 MINI range launched in India at Rs. 38 lakh

BMW-owned luxury brand MINI has launched the 2021 versions of its 3-Door, Convertible, and John Cooper Works (JCW) hatchbacks in India. The line-up starts at Rs. 38 lakh.

2021 MINI Countryman (facelift) review: Should you buy it?

The MINI brand has always been about fun cars that prioritize performance and handling over everything else.

14 Apr 2021

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2022 MINI John Cooper Works, with refreshed styling, breaks cover

BMW-owned luxury brand MINI has introduced a set of updates to its John Cooper Works model for the 2022 model year.

30 Mar 2021

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MINI's new safety car previews its upcoming electric JCW models

MINI has combined its "electrified future with the rich racing history of John Cooper Works (JCW)," to create a one-off Electric Pacesetter.

15 Mar 2021

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MINI aims to be a fully-electric brand by 2030

BMW-owned luxury brand MINI will reportedly stop selling petrol-powered cars by 2030. It also aims to launch its last fuel-guzzling model in 2025 and have at least 50% electric vehicles in its portfolio by 2027.

08 Mar 2021

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Prior to launch in India, 2021 MINI 3-Door found testing

The 2021 MINI 3-Door hatchback, which was unveiled overseas last month, could be launched in India soon.

05 Mar 2021

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2021 MINI Countryman launched in India at Rs. 39.50 lakh

BMW-owned MINI has launched the 2021 edition of its Countryman Sports Activity Vehicle (SAV) in India. It is offered in two variants: Cooper S and Cooper S JCW Inspired.

15 Feb 2021


MINI Clubman and Countryman models get a new Shadow Edition

BMW-owned MINI has launched a Shadow Edition of its Clubman hatchback and Countryman SUV in the UK.

08 Jan 2021

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MINI Paddy Hopkirk Edition launched at Rs. 41.70 lakh

As a tribute to racing legend Patrick Paddy Hopkirk, MINI has launched a special version of its Cooper hatchback, called the Paddy Hopkirk Edition. Only 15 units of the car will be brought to India.

10 Dec 2020

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MINI unveils limited-run 2021 Countryman Boardwalk Edition

BMW-owned luxury brand MINI has unveiled a limited-run Boardwalk Edition of its Countryman model. Its production will be limited to just 325 units.

06 Nov 2020


MINI launches a new limited-edition car at Rs. 47 Lakh

BMW-owned luxury brand MINI has launched a limited-run John Cooper Works GP Inspired Edition in India. The bookings for the car are currently live and only 15 units are up for grabs.

02 Oct 2020


MINI Convertible Sidewalk Edition launched at Rs. 45 lakh

BMW-owned luxury brand MINI has launched a limited-run model of its bestselling convertible in India, the MINI Convertible Sidewalk Edition.

26 Sep 2020


2020 MINI Clubman Cooper S launched at Rs. 42 lakh

BMW-owned luxury car brand MINI has launched the 2020 Clubman Cooper S in India. The premium 5-door hatchback borrows its styling cues from the standard model while offering some tweaks to the exterior, an updated cabin, and a BS6-compliant 2.0-liter petrol engine.

11 Aug 2018


Xiaomi Mi Sports Youth Edition bluetooth headsets launched

As the latest Bluetooth headset, Xiaomi has launched the Mi Sports Youth Edition in China.

12 Oct 2016

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BMW presents latest concept AI bike

The BMW Group unveiled a 'motorcycle concept' with such advanced AI that the rider needs no protective-gear!