Bagged Mini Cooper S R53 | Strictly Come Stancing

For Colt Powell, the stance scene is life, and he’s inviting more Mini owners to join the movement with his bagged Mini Cooper S R53. Feature from Performance Mini. Words: Ben Birch.  Photos: 24seven Photography. Anyone who loves modified cars will agree that the formula of massive lows and dished rims is an absolute winner …

Mini Cooper S GP R53 Buying and Tuning Guide | Why You Should Buy One

More power, less weight and even better to drive, the original Mini Cooper S GP R53 is already a hot hatch icon and, as such, values are beginning to firm up. Here’s what to look out for when buying and tuning one. Guide from Performance Mini. Words: Martyn Collins. Photos: Mini, Jason Dodd, Glenn Kersten …

R56 Mini Buyer’s Guide & Most Common Problems To Look Out For

We look at the most common problems to blight the second-generation R56 Mini models, and how to cure and prevent them in this buyer’s guide. Guide from Performance Mini. Words: Martyn Collins. BMW’s relaunch of the Mini brand has to be the perfect example of how to replace a motoring icon. Yet, after five years …