In the area of engine conversions, the so-called "K-Swap" is perhaps the most popular variant after the small-block Chevy V8 Swap. A "K-swap" can be seen on YouTube in almost every vehicle and Owen Forrest and Stuart Hoy also have a ...Continue reading "
3,060 meters long, 1,410 meters wide and 1,350 meters high! The dimensions of the old Mini from the British Motor Corporation (BMC) - the merger of the Austin Motor Company and the Morris Motor Company - are anything but ...Continue reading "
Today we have a classic Austin Mini for you again. And it is clearly different! Because it's an Austin Mini-Pickup, a flatbed truck with a cuddle factor. And in a new video from Hoonigan Auto Focus, the speedster is ...Continue reading "
Can it be a size smaller? This first generation Mini from the 1960s is officially called the "Mini-Trac" and was built by the Australian Terry O'Hare. We already know him from the movie Mad Max. O'Hare has already created some crazy movie cars ...Continue reading "
What could bring some pre-Christmas joy to a world-famous rallying legend at the end of a year dominated by lockdown? At MINI they had an idea: Rauno Aaltonen, winner of the Monte Carlo Rally 1967 in a classic Mini, was ...Continue reading "
What to do? Buy something new and maybe boring, or just build something unique yourself? Michael Rebolo didn't have to ask himself this question twice. He's a long-time fan of American TV shows like Fast N Loud and Overhaulin, so it was ...Continue reading "
The idea of stuffing a Kawasaki Ninja engine into a classic Mini is not that new. We already showed a vehicle in 2015! But the copy was not approved for the street, quite the opposite ...Continue reading "
Does a 370 hp Honda Civic VTEC engine fit into the classic Mini from the Morris Motor Company? Apparently yes! The Honda VTEC engine turns the battle dwarf into a "Honda Mini Cooper", which even got a powerful accessory turbo charger squeezed under the hood. ...Continue reading "
Have you ever heard of the Mini Moke? This is a car based on the classic Mini that was designed by Alec Issigonis for the British Motor Corporation (BMC). And the Moke has a lot in common with the “Mini”. The original …Continue reading "
Nobody has more pressure! This Mini Cooper S Classic with tuning by Gildred Racing becomes the Super Cooper Type S! This is made possible by a 3,2-liter V6 with an incredible 507 PS that the US tuner transplanted. And even 10 vehicles are supposed to be built ...Continue reading "
We would like to show you a video and a few pictures because we are quite sure that you want to see them. This mini classic comes from the 'world of crazy creations'. The dwarf was from the tuner Minitec from Georgia (USA) ...Continue reading "
The Mini brand is currently in the middle of its anniversary year. Finally, the legend hit the market in 1959. And the sporting qualities of the 3,05-meter box are still unforgettable today. For example, there were no fewer than 3 overall victories at the Monte Rally ...Continue reading "
Base: Mini Cooper (British Motor Corporation - BMC) Name: Micro Hoon LS-V8 with belt-driven turbocharger (V8 block engine with 4,8 liter displacement) Interior cleared Lowering (sports suspension, coilover suspension) Bonnet removed huge sports exhaust system approx. 600 HP rear-wheel drive by Hoonigan AutoFocus Warning! You want …Continue reading "
The Geneva Motor Show represents the latest technologies and studies, but decades-old vehicles are also on display there. For example there are 3 completely restored David Brown Automotive Mini's and 2 other vehicles from the tuner. David Brown officially names the ...Continue reading "