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    Mini Takes The States swings by National Corvette Museum

    It's the unexpected surprises that make a road trip so enjoyable. So as my colleague and I drove down Interstate 40 near Bowling Green, Kentucky, during our Mini Takes the States road rally, we passed one of those little brown signs that marks places of interest. "National Corvette Museum 10 ...

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    Featured: Tackling the Tail of the Dragon with a flock of Minis

    Road trips deserve the long route, and some of the best things come during detours. Tucked on the western edge of North Carolina in the Great Smoky Mountains is a strip of road that has more curves than the Playboy Mansion on movie night, and, most likely, is more fun: The Tail of the ...

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    Exclusive: Mini still mulling diesel model for U.S.

    Patrick McKenna, head of Mini's U.S. product strategy, said Thursday during the automaker's Mini Takes The States road rally that the brand is still considering building a diesel model for U.S. customers, but that it has not reached a final decision. The problem for Mini is apparently ...

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    Mini Takes The States: Brits re-invade Washington on 200th anniversary of War of 1812

    Only a German-owned British brand could storm Washington D.C. on the Fourth of July and be greeted with waves, grins and the occasional thumbs up. Minis just make people smile. More than 300 Mini models of all shapes, sizes and years began the first leg of the 11-day Mini Takes the States 2012 ...

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    Autoblog hits the road with Mini Takes The States 2010

    Mini Takes The States 2010 – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Of all the automakers in the United States, perhaps the one with the largest enthusiast following is Mini. Sure, brands like Porsche, BMW and even Subaru have their own clubs and cult followings, but when it comes to ...

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    Not-So-MINI Road Trip

    So, a total of 3,347 MINIs are taking part in a multiple-stage road trip across America. What do you call that kind of thing?MINI named it "The 2006 MINI TransAmerican Motortastic Road Trip To End All Road Trips Rally." That's quite a mouthful, so we'll stick with the easier-to-remember "MINI Takes ...

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    MINI USA plans a road trip

    MINI USA has announced the "MINI Takes the States" cross-country rally for all MINI owners and enthusiasts. The 3,123-mile road trip kicks off in August at the Monterey Historic Automobile Races in California and ends two weeks later at the Lime Rock Vintage Festival in Connecticut.The Cooper Car ...


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