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5 Reasons Why You Should Shop Mini Mania Rather Than Overseas
Created: November 22, 2019
5 Reasons Why You Should Shop Mini Mania Rather Than Overseas Finding parts for your Classic car is difficult at best. As our cars continue to age, parts become scarce and often it takes hours of searching the internet to find a company that can get you what you need. But where to go to get your parts? Where do you get the best deal? What are the Pros and Co
Lamp Accessories and Parts for Classic Mini
Created: August 30, 2019
Mini Mania is the best online source for all your Classic Mini (1959-2000) lamp and lighting accessories and parts. Shop all Classic Mini auxiliary lamps, light bulbs, front lamps, interior lamps, rear lamps and side lamps.
What are your TOP 3 summer road trip destinations?
Created: July 16, 2019
We know you LOVE your car... Where do you LOVE to go in your car? Take this FUN survey and let us know... what are your TOP 3 summer road trip destinations?
TOP SELLING CAR PART CATEGORIES...for your Spridget
Created: June 03, 2019
TOP SELLING CAR PART CATEGORIES...for your Spridget Want to know what your fellow classic car enthusiasts are looking for? Below you will find the four of our TOP SELLING categories of classic car parts.
TOP SELLING CAR PART CATEGORIES...for your Morris
Created: May 31, 2019
TOP SELLING CAR PART CATEGORIES...for your Morris Want to know what your fellow classic car enthusiasts are looking for? Below you will find the four of our TOP SELLING categories of classic car parts.
TOP SELLING CAR PART CATEGORIES...for your classic Mini
Created: May 31, 2019
TOP SELLING CAR PART CATEGORIES...for your classic Mini Want to know what your fellow classic car enthusiasts are looking for?  Below you will find the four of our TOP SELLING categories of classic car parts.
Top 5 Mechanical Upgrades to Modernize a Classic Mini
Created: April 18, 2018
We've all seen the value of early Classic Minis skyrocket over recent years, making it quite justifiable to make some mechanical upgrades .
Identify your Mini by the Boot Latch
Created: February 26, 2018
Identify your Mini by the Boot Latch will get you very close to the year your Mini was probably produced.
Money Saving Part Kits for Your Classic Mini
Created: January 12, 2018
You can save big with Classic Mini part kits. Here are just a handful of our many money saving kit options.
How Much is Your Classic Mini Really Worth?
Created: September 16, 2016
Your Classic Mini is more than a car, it's an investment.
How to Tie Your Mini Down to a Trailer
Created: April 23, 2013
How to Tie Your Mini Down to a Trailer When you push, pull or drive the mini onto the trailer, step on the brake pedal and firmly apply the parking brake. On some minis, especially project cars that have been sitting for years, both actions may have no appreciable effect. Placing the tran...
Created: August 24, 2012
Mini Time Line Part 2 – 1963 Through 1967 Last Updated August 13, 2012. Information added and corrections made.
Created: August 24, 2012
Mini Time Line Part 3 – 1968 Through 1976 Last Updated August 13, 2012. Information added and corrections made.
Created: August 24, 2012
Mini Time Line Part 4 – 1977 Through 1988 Last Updated August 13, 2012. Information added and corrections made.
Created: August 24, 2012
Mini Time Line Part 1 – The Early Years, Through 1962 Last Updated August 13, 2012. Information added and corrections made.
Created: August 24, 2012
Mini Time Line Part 6 – 2003 On Last Updated August 22, 2012. Information added.
Created: August 24, 2012
Mini Time Line Part 5 – 1989 Through 2002 Last Updated August 13, 2012. Information added and corrections made.
Classic Mini vs. New MINI
Created: August 23, 2012
The original Mini Cooper was first launched in 1959 and went on to become a style icon of the 1960s which was much sought after, even by the rich and famous.
Vintage Racing on the Philip Island - AUS
Created: May 03, 2012
Phillip Island is the on the southern most tip of Australia and only 90 miles from Melbourne. The 38 Sq. mile island features spectacular coastal scenery, charming heritage and an abundance of Australian wildlife AND the most famous race track in a country that is 2.9M sq.miles (the USA only has 3M Sq. miles) with a total population of 21.8 Million people (California alone has 37.7 million). Phillip Island itself has a population of less than 10,000.
Standing Starts verses Rolling Starts - AUS
Created: May 03, 2012
Standing starts verses rolling startsWhile I am sure this has been discussed, debated and ruled on many time in history I thought I might share a perspective from a newcomers point of view.
Vintage Racing at Wakefield Park - AUS
Created: April 19, 2012
The racing adventure of a lifetime started on a small club race track southwest of Sydney.The Sydney area is not unlike a lot of areas in America in that many of the racers tell stories aboutthe number of old race tracks that have been bull dozed by the developers for housing or shopping
Mini & the Month Of..
Created: January 05, 2012
Mini & the Month Of..  A complete listing of Mini, and the milestones, by month
1964 Mini Cooper Works Racecar DJB93B
Created: December 16, 2011
Belying its small size and apparent fragility, the Mini Cooper developed into the most successful works rally car of the 1960s
How to Improve the Handling of Your Mini - The Basics
Created: July 16, 2007
Mini handling is like a bottle of wine? It all depends on who is driving (or drinking the wine)! Experience, technique, expectations all result in a different formula for success.
Created: January 15, 2007
Upgrades for the Mini Cooper MPI/TBI modelsThis is the 3rd installment in a series of articles that are intended to provide some insight and direction to new owners of the late model range of Classic Mini Cooper. (Part One & Two can be found here) The term MPI and/or TBI is often used to identify the range of cars produced by the Rover factory in 1996 and continued unto the end of the production of the Mini Cooper. The best way to identify one of these models is that all production (except those produced for Japan) had front mounted radiators and no distributor.
Created: January 17, 2006
Thinking that the “Heritage Motor Center’s” publication “Mini Derivative Models 1964 to 1991” was going to be a paper-back publication of photographs & stories that I could read on my next plane trip she was kind of disappointed when a CD came in the mail. This seemingly innocuous Compact disk with it’s image of a Moke on the cover belies that which lies within…….. ‘You can’t tell a book by its cover’ nor seemingly a CD either.
Is Your Dyno Lying?
Created: August 25, 2004
Is Your Dyno Lying? Horsepower is like good luck. It can't be seen, touched, or tasted, but you know when the inventory is low. How much do you have? Go measure it.
Created: April 06, 2001
For the past four years, Neil Preston has been working on this project: a twin engined Cooper S.
Classic Mini Torque Wrench Settings
Created: June 13, 2000
Do those nuts and bolts up properly, or a wheel might fall off... if you've been trying to find correct torque wrench settings for your Mini here they are for just about everything that matters.
Created: April 05, 2000
A month by month account of the evolution of the Mini as it rolled off the assembly line.