Created: November 24, 2016
Done Racine of Mini Mania, California, once again sponsored this race and chose the location in Mid Ohio to enable competitors from all over USA and Canada to compete even though some had to travel from South California, Florida or Canada, which in some cases represented up to 40 odd hours towing the race cars or rigs.
Created: June 26, 2012
Garry Orton, Guy Griffith and Garry Grand have named their unbelievable sounding mission "Project 64", as they look to demonstrate to the world just how much power their modified Mini Cooper S possesses.
Created: May 18, 2011
Mini Mania, Inc. announces its second annual Arrive & Drive contest! Enter to win a high performance driving class where we equip you with a race-prepared classic Mini or MINI Cooper S!
Created: May 11, 2011
Denise McCluggage (born 1927) is an American auto racing driver, journalist, author and photographer. McCluggage was a pioneer of equality for women in the U.S., both in motorsports as well as in journalism.
Created: March 23, 2011
Now let’s take a look back at the two chaps who helped build that rich racing heritage as they take a modern MINI ’round the snowy curves of the classic rally route.
Created: March 16, 2011
VDCA – Road Atlanta February 18-20, 2011 By Phil Wicks Power and torque mean everything at Road Atlanta. Suffice to say, we found much more of it in the engine and handling work we did on the Snoopy dog Mini! After many conference calls with Don Racine at Mini Mania, I re-worked the existing cylinder head
Created: February 02, 2011
1969 MINI Cooper S Wins the Rallye Monte Carlo Historique The MINI car brand has entered a team in the Rallye Monte Carlo Historique recently, and managed to emerge victorious. The car in question was a 1969 Cooper S, driven by Finnish racer Rauno Aaltonen
Created: January 28, 2011
Mendocino Forest Rally - 1st ever scca pro-rally event. The rally was one of SCCA’s Pro-series rally. It was run on dirt roads at as fast a speed as possible. It climbed to 6,000 ft. and back down again several times.
Created: January 05, 2011
The annual Phil Wicks Driving Academy Minnie Pearl Cancer Foundation fund-raising event took place on September 10-11, 2010 at Nashville Superspeedway in Lebanon, Tennessee.
Created: July 19, 2010
The Mini Coopers of Don and Dennis Racine traveled to the fabled Portland International Raceway for the 34th annual Portland Historics Races July 9-11, 2010.
Created: June 24, 2010
Imagine winning a Mini Cooper High Performance Driving Experience program where you will ARRIVE & DRIVE a Mini Mania Cooper S! As you arrive at the Thunderhill Raceway at Hooked on Driving you'll receive a warm welcome from Don Racine,
Created: March 25, 2010
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Finally got the LeMons mini (LeMini) on the dyno last night (this morning! home just about 3am!) and got some numbers. Not that they mean a whole lot, but I got the fueling a bit better sorted.
Created: January 22, 2010
Masters Historic Racing has launched its latest tin-top series, thought to be the first ever ‘one make’ historic series, catering solely for FIA specification Pre-1966 Minis.
Created: January 08, 2010
Happy New Year! The Phil Wicks Driving Academy has just announced its event at the brand new Chuckwalla Valley Raceway in Desert Center, California, for Monday, May 24, 2010. This is an exciting new opportunity for the driving academy as this is the only track scheduled in the western Un...
Created: August 03, 2009
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The Phil Wicks MINI Driving Academy hosted the third annual "Minnie Challenge" at Nashville International Raceway on October 25-26. The event is a fund-raiser for the Minnie Pearl Cancer Foundation and netted over $25,000 for the charity.
Created: November 23, 2006
The 2006 SCCA racing season is over, the SCCA Runoff's are past tense and the MINCOMP MINI finished on the podium in 2nd place, It's been a quite a while since we were on the podium and it does feel good
Created: January 22, 2004
Phil Wicks knows Minis. He’s been racing them since the beginning. He’s put more miles in Minis on race tracks than many of us have managed to accumulate in our street Minis!
Created: February 26, 2001
A letter sent to Alex at Mini Spares following the Rally..
Created: August 08, 2000
The Morris Modified Register is a CAMS affiliated club which was originally created by a small group of Morris Minor Car Club of Victoria members so that they could race their hot Morris Minors in competition with other CAMS affiliated car clubs.
Created: May 22, 2000
Of most interest to the Mini Mania customers was the Lola Cars Cup. This is a 1 hour enduro for pre '59 sports racing and pre '67 production based racing cars under 1.3 liters. The field of 25 cars included 6 Minis, 2 square body Spridgets and a BMC A-Series powered Jabro special.