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Mini Mania 40th Anniversary
Created: June 04, 2014
We've been in the business of providing parts and accessories for the original Classic Mini Coopers since 1974, and as a result Mini Mania is the largest US supplier of parts for the Classic Mini.
Created: April 08, 2014
Mini Mania History Photo Gallery
Glenn Windsor - Mini Birthday Celebration
Created: August 23, 2011
I found my Mini in a wreck yard in Maryland back in 1966 or 67. It had new brakes and wasn't rusted but was dirty inside and outside with faded paint.
Leslie Seid - Mini Birthday Celebration
Created: August 23, 2011
y story about my first mini is not too unusual. In fact it is not unusual at all. When I first saw a commercial for the Mini Cooper I knew one thing. I HAD to have a Mini Cooper.
Dan C - Mini Birthday Celebration
Created: August 23, 2011
Well let's see, I can blame my parents for Mini coming into my life. Asa teenager growing up in the UK during the late 80's Mini's were acommon site, especially the bright yellow Clubman 110
Mary Jamieson - Mini Birthday Celebration
Created: August 23, 2011
You know...I burst into tears of joy and surprise and do so every day I drive my MINI!   The picture captures the moment I realize this is my car!!! Thank you!
Janet Hamma - Mini Birthday Celebration
Created: August 23, 2011
I had assembled a specification for the car to replace our Honda Pilot. We had driven over a dozen different cars, all in the 5-door hatchback class. Some were a pretty good fit and looked like candidates - until I heard of the new 4-door MINI.
Duane Francis - Mini Birthday Celebration
Created: August 23, 2011
I had been wanting to buy my first Mini for years and I had spent a lot of time searching through the listings on MM and eBay
Sue Stout - Mini Birthday Celebration
Created: August 23, 2011
Hi, my name is Sue Stout, I’m 46 years old and I live outside of Chicago, IL.  My infatuation with MINI started when they first landed in the United States
Deborah Lavell - Mini Birthday Celebration
Created: August 23, 2011
As I sat in the drivers seat and turned to take hold of steering wheel I realized the car fit perfectly. I am not too tall and my legs reached pedals and my ass and I could see perfectly over the dash.
Vickie Casacca - Mini Birthday Celebration
Created: August 23, 2011
I am so thrilled that the Mini Cooper and I have the same birthday month which could be why I have two of them.
Dimitris (greece) - Mini Birthday Celebration
Created: August 23, 2011
23 years later I find myself owning 3 Minis including my grandpa's and with no intension to drive another car as a daily runner.
Nancy Ambrosiano - Mini Birthday Celebration
Created: August 23, 2011
I bought my MINI Cooper from a couple in Taos, NM who were moving to Costa Rica. She's a stylin' silver S, 2006, 6 speed, with just about every bell and whistle
Neal Parish - Mini Birthday Celebration
Created: August 23, 2011
My first day with my MINI was October 2, 2003.  That's the day I picked her up from Brian Harris MINI in Baton Rouge, Louisiana -- and started my 2400+ mile, 72-hour, drive back to Oakland
Christian Meyer - Mini Birthday Celebration
Created: August 23, 2011
I used it every day to go to college in Guatemala. When this picture was taken I was 22 years old, I am 63 years young today !
Created: June 14, 2011
Women and the Mini contest
Julie Racine - I grew up around Mini's
Created: May 19, 2011
I grew up around Mini’s.  I really don’t think I appreciated how cool they were until a bit later in my life.  As kids growing up in San Jose, CA, my mother drove us all round town in her Austin Mini Woody Wagon.
Tammy Brown
Created: May 16, 2011
I bought another Mini and I drive my JCW everyday with huge smiles and the power is invigorating.
Rachel Bunch
Created: May 13, 2011
We endured years of “MINI ecstasy” at each spotting, and exceptionally unbridled excitement whenever she spotted a red MINI. Perhaps for just as long ago, my wife and I vowed to find the ‘perfect’ MINI for her 16th birthday.
Heather Kunst
Created: May 13, 2011
I have attended almost every Prestige MINI sponsored event and rally since late 2007.
Amanda Mullins
Created: May 13, 2011
My love of Minis started while I lived in England.  When I first saw Sparks, I knew I had to have her.  She was finicky, but for some reason that made me love her more.
Sandia Schley
Created: May 11, 2011
 When he traded in his annual car - he sold her to me for the same price the dealer was giving him as a trade-in. SCORE!!
Edna Espasas
Created: May 11, 2011
Hi, My name is Edna Espasas.I bought my Mini Cooper MK II – “Innocenti” in 1969, while leaving in Italy.
Lorrie George
Created: May 10, 2011
I have transitioned from a full size van, that I had to drive, to this fabulous Mini Cooper S that I absolutely love. I have a blast driving her!
Melissa Clay
Created: May 09, 2011
The speedometer climbed. The wind noise grew louder. The whine from the supercharger overcame every other noise at that moment. Just a typical vacation at the track. Yes, my 2005 MINI Cooper S named “Madeline” and I travel all across the USA and complete BMW CCA driving schools
Katrina VanTyne
Created: May 09, 2011
It all started 3 years ago in February when I finally bought my beloved MINI Cooper S, Chili Red with racing stripes. I found her through Craig's list and drove down to Boston to meet her.
Celia Seminerio
Created: May 09, 2011
I guess it all started back in 2006 when I was 15 years old and my dad bought his first MINI, a 2003 Chili Red R50, from a Chevrolet dealership. He had never shown much interest in MINIs before but I really liked them and kept telling him that we need one in our life! 
Rebecca Wells
Created: May 09, 2011
I'm Rebecca Wells and this is ZiggyWe're from Northeast, Ohio (Cleveland Area)
Toni & Carson Rader
Created: May 09, 2011
Toni Rader & Carson Rader-BellPurcellville, VirginiaNo modifications..... yet!but I'm looking for a key for the bumper so it looks like a wind up.No events yet...I'm shy!Member of DC MINI
Julianne Kramer
Created: May 09, 2011
Once I took it for a test drive, however, I WAS IN LOVE!!  Oh!  The power... the control... the cornering... and it's FAST!  I have owned 2 Coopers since 2006.  I absolutely LOVE this car!!
Nicole Heinrich
Created: May 09, 2011
Nicole Heinrich and Lola ('cause she's a showgirl...looks like one anyway!)2003 Mini Cooper S, Indi blue w/white topFerndale, Washington
Ana Lavin
Created: May 09, 2011
my car is a 2008 Mini Cooper S Cabrio.... I   call her mini Lavish as my nickname has been Lavish for the last 30   years and since my Lavish mini is so lavish I thought it only   appropriate to license plate her LAV12H........
Charlotte Levitz
Created: May 09, 2011
Hi, I'm Charlotte (we don’t name our cars, we drive them… it’s a bright yellow Mini cooper, it don’t need no name ;) and we live in Bakersfield, CA.
Michelle Clark
Created: May 06, 2011
"Scoot" is a 2005 Mini Cooper S, 6 speed thank you very much! And, as you can see, she's mad for plaid.
Hilary Morrissey
Created: May 06, 2011
My Name is Hilary Morrissey, I will be 21 years old on May 11th, 2011. I live in Missouri where I own a 2003 Indi Blue MINI Cooper.
Nan Oliver
Created: May 03, 2011
Simon and I bought Max - now renamed Norris - at a car auction in Sydney, Australia, in 1977, for $550.
Brenda Fromhold
Created: May 02, 2011
I ordered and bought my new '06 MINI in Arlington, TX from Moritz MINI because there's no way I could wait 12 to 15 months for delivery in Washington. I don't know how other MINI enthusiasts in my club waited that long. I would have gone nuts! LOL
Alicyn Drew
Created: May 02, 2011
Tigger is an '06 MINI Cooper S Cabrio, I bought him Jan 15, 2009 from Carmax. I knew very little about MINIs, but I knew, I wanted one. There were two hot orange cabrios on the lot, I picked Tigger because I liked the hood scoop.
Barb Hansen MINI Cooper from BMW
Created: May 02, 2011
Im Barb, and this is Emma my Mini.
Jennifer Martin
Created: May 02, 2011
My name is Jennifer. My husband and I have had two classic Mini’s which we bought in England while stationed there for the U.S. Air Force.
 Patricia Bryant
Created: May 02, 2011
Hello, My name is Patricia Bryant and my beautiful Mini is Stella.
Rose Truman
Created: April 29, 2011
Hi, My name is Rose Truman and I currently reside in Lake Worth, FL. I have 2 minis in my family and I love both of them.
Wendy Anderson
Created: April 28, 2011
I am so proud to introduce you to my mini:" Shroder." I met him in May 2005 and instantly fell in love!
Deborah Lavell
Created: April 28, 2011
2006 Cooper S..her name is MINIrva..Got her for my  50th birthday. For myself.Used but perfect.
Megan Squires
Created: April 28, 2011
I love my Mini! It's my daily driver. She's been lowered and has an aftermarket intake and exhaust. Hotchkis 19mm rear sway bar and lower rear adjustable control arms.
Anita Dragan
Created: April 28, 2011
Im Anita from Maryland & I always wanted a MINI. When they were finally imported here, I pored over the website and "built" many versions while I saved up a downpayment. Then I built and ordered my dream car.
Julie Gross
Created: April 27, 2011
My name is Julie Gross. I am from Philadelphia, PA. You can find a bunch of photos with me and my MINI and I have a very MINI and Classic Mini history.
Kerri Bailey
Created: April 27, 2011
For twenty years this car was sitting in my parents’ barn. When my dad asked if I wanted it, I leapt at the chance!
Ellie Tompson
Created: April 27, 2011
I have wanted a Mini Cooper since they first came out, but wanted that 'electric blue' color, the sun roof, S model and all one color.
Ashley Poeppel
Created: April 27, 2011
My name is Ashley Poeppel, and my car's name is Zippy. He is a 2005 Cooper hatchback, automatic. We live in Monroe, WA.
Fun Things
Created: March 30, 2007
Created: August 02, 2005
Check out the sweet rides from Mini Meet West 2005, along with an article printed in the Contra Costa Times.
Created: May 29, 2003
Click on photos for larger images Organized by Leslie Keller of Allied McDonald Entertainment on behalf of Paramount Studios, the SF screening event was scheduled for Tuesday, May 27, 2003. Invitations were sent out to over 150 MINI owners with instructions to have every car stop at a check..
Created: March 03, 2003
Created: September 09, 2002
I went to the Vintage Festival at Lime Rock Race track in Connecticut, on Monday. I was invited, by BMW, and the New Jersey Mini Owners Club, and had VIP accomodations. We had a whole Mini parking lot--VIP tent Food ect. The car received, tremendous, acclaim.
Created: September 09, 2002
I drove it around for the first time and it put a grin on my face a mile wide!
Created: August 28, 2002
Created: July 01, 2002
Mini Meet East Pictures
Created: May 02, 2002
Larry Newberry took a chance and drove 500 miles to see a rare Mini Jem racer ... and was glad he did! Click here for photos and more info
Created: May 08, 2006
The weather was beautiful, the ice cream was fantastic, and there were many, many Minis at Mini Mania's annual car show, swap meet, and open house on May 6, 2006. We had our biggest turnout yet, with ...
Created: March 27, 2002
Scooter Welch has made a lot of progress on his Flaming Cooper since last summer, and was kind enough to send some photos.
Created: August 17, 2001
Scooter Welch sends pictures of his Mini-in-progress, with a truly classic paint job.
Created: July 06, 2001
Justin Jeffery of Mini Spares sent some photos of a Cooper Special built by John Cooper’s dad in the late 40’s.
Created: July 03, 2001
Ben Howes 8 port has been at various shows this year, and was good enough to bring it down to Mini Spares' open day, with New Mini Spares 8 port fitted.
Created: March 02, 2000
Most of us have seen it, but not this close!
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Mini Mania's Mini Family
Created: July 05, 2018
An assortment of old and new photos featuring the Racine family whose patriarch Don Racine founded Mini Mania in 1974. We live Minis!
MINI for Me - Janet
Created: April 25, 2012
I have been looking to replace the convertible stolen from me for 25 years now...And this week... I did!
a MINI Cooper for Parents - DC Urban Mom
Created: April 25, 2012
The MINI Cooper may be one of the best city cars around, but it has limitations for parents
Owning a Classic Mini Cooper
Created: May 06, 2011
It should thus be expected that Mini owners should also be unique about how they think and do things! A number of years ago, a fellow Mini Owner created this 18” x 12” wall mounted display of how a Mini Owner thinks!
Created: November 06, 2002
They're up to HERE in New MINIs at the huge SEMA Automotive Aftermarket trade show in Las Vegas. Come see the Mini Mania's Turbo MINI, a Classic racer, and even a MINI from outer space!
Created: August 22, 2006
Mighty Minis fought for bragging rights, fans took a track tour, and a celebrity sighting at the Mini Mania tent during the 33rd Monterey Historic Races at Laguna Seca, August 2006.
Created: August 04, 2000
PR Mini won the first round with Minsuki slow off the line. The second round Minsuki finished first. Below is a video clip of Minisuki running against a Mustang 5.0. The stang jumped the lights (red lighted) and turned a 10.7 Minsuki ran right with him at 10.8 on the 1/8 mile track.
Supercharged VTEC All-Wheel-Drive 2.0L Mini Clubman Estate!
Created: July 23, 2010
MINI Countryman? Please. Here's a REAL AWD Mini. Oh yeah, and it's SUPERCHARGED with a VTEC too.