The Paceman isn’t the most popular of MINI’s wares. In fact, for the past three months running, the three-door crossover has made our list of… Read more →
Selling far slower than expected, both locally and abroad, Mini has confirmed that it will suspend production of the Roadster and Coupe. Lagging behind the… Read more →
We’ve seen the latter-day Mini sprout a myriad of spinoffs, from racy two-seater coupés to crossovers and compact station wagon. Now the folks at Mini have decided to see just how well its Paceman would wear a compact pickup wrapper: enter the Mini Paceman Adventure concept.
The Mini brand showcases a number of highly-specified John Cooper Works versions of its Mini Cooper, Coupe, Paceman and Countryman at the Johannesburg International Motor Show 2013.
MUCH has remained of Mini’s original formula – the fun-to-drive factor is ever-present – but the executions have been vastly divergent since the R56-generation first made its appearance. In five years, it’s spawned the Cabriolet, Clubman, Countryman, Coupé and Roadster. And, while the Paceman might not appear anything like what we’ve come to expect from the BMW subsidiary, that doesn’t mean the new addition departs from Mini’s fundamental values.
Having been the custodian of a Mini Countryman for a year and 20 000 km puts me in a difficult situation. I loved the car; the… Read more →
Mini has confirmed that its striking new Paceman model will go on sale in South Africa during the second quarter of 2013 in Cooper and Cooper S derivativies. A JCW version is also under development.
Images of the upcoming Countryman-based Mini Paceman have leaked onto the ‘net as the result of a clumsy online publishing exercise.
Mini has issued official “spy images” of its upcoming Countryman-based Paceman model, which is likely to debut at the upcoming Paris Motor Show in September.
Mini is set to add another bizarre string to its product bow with the imminent arrival of the Countryman Coupe next year.