Created: November 29, 2018
Our 40 plus years of rebuilding experience means whatever your dream engine looks, feels, and sounds like is just a phone call away. Mini Mania's Speed Shop is open to everyone wanting to take their Mini, Sprite and Midget, or Morris Minor engine to the next level of performance.
Created: October 11, 2018
At Mini Mania we'll get your engine up to speed and help you get your Classic Mini across the finish line!
Created: June 19, 2000
Standard Minis have always been slower than their handling was capable of. Fortunately, many people have devoted their careers to making Minis go faster. As a result, you can fit your Mini with a double overhead cam 16 valve cylinder head, a turbocharger, and programmable electronic fuel injection.
Created: October 05, 2018
At Mini Mania we'll get your transmission and gearbox up to speed and help you get your Classic Mini across the finish line!
Created: July 27, 2017
We want to rebuild your classic Austin Mini transmission! Our expertise spans decades. Check out available gearbox options here! Always feel free to contact us with questions...we're here to help.
Created: March 14, 2014
Putting Our Mini's Transmission Back Together
Created: September 19, 2012
Competitive autocrossing is a great alternative or supplement to track days. In autocross events, yours is the only car on the course while you’re running, so you don’t need to worry about anyone else getting in your way, or worse. Speeds are typically slower than on the track, so if something should go wrong, you are more likely to be able to deal with it than you might on the track.
Created: October 01, 2010
Under the heading of protecting vital components, you’ve discovered by now that a safety helmet is required for most track days and autocross competitions.
Created: January 24, 2007
Place a Mini Mania banner and link on your home page, and earn a 5% commission on all on-line sales made through your website. No set-up fees, minimum sales levels or other hidden charges; you'll receive a check every six months.
Created: November 15, 2006
And now a new record has been established for the Mini in the US - A Land Speed Record at the Bonneville salt flats! The little square econo box Mini was never intended to out of the city yet alone on the salt flats.
Created: October 05, 2001
For those who have any racing tendencies, I'm going to be dealing with basic preparations that will enable you to compete in any of the many motorsport disciplines and be reasonably competitive - but above all to be mechanically reliable and enjoy yourself.
Created: March 27, 2000
Setting up any car for racing can be a very daunting task for the inexperienced, and setting up the famous little British shoe box can be even more so. The small size makes it feel like a toy car but the front wheel drive is not very common in race preparation books. The Mini was one of the first mass produced front wheel drive cars and was immediately know for it’s great handling
Created: August 15, 2016
VIDEO: How-To Upgrade to a High/Low Suspension in your Classic Mini No1
Created: October 05, 2018
At Mini Mania we'll help you get your Classic Mini across the finish line with our high performance differentials and parts. We do tune-ups to!
Created: June 19, 2019
A Fathers Day Vintage Race at Blackhawk with Don and his son Dennis and their Mini Coopers.
Created: June 11, 2019
Watch Don Racine drive his Mini Cooper in this vintage car race at the Pueblo Motorsports Park in Colorado.
Created: May 17, 2019
Check out our latest video of Don Racine and his son Dennis competing in a vintage car race at Laguna Seca.
Created: March 25, 2019
Watch Don Racine and his son Dennis competing in this vintage car race made possible by HMSA (Historic Motor Sports Association) on this historic raceway.
Created: December 05, 2018
The Father & Son of Team Mini Mania is at it again, this time at Lime Rock Park during the annual historic event.
Created: November 13, 2018
US Vintage Racing National Championship at Circuit of The Americas (COTA).
Created: October 11, 2018
Don Racine, owner of Mini Mania, went to the CSRG 15th Annual Charity Challenge at Sonoma Raceway to compete for an great cause.
Created: October 02, 2018
Mini Mania went into the mountains to take over the streets of Snowmass, Colorado. In this video Don Racine is racing a Vintage Mini Cooper with RMVR in this Snowmass street race. Watch and see what happened!
Created: October 01, 2018
In this video we go to Pawnee, Oklahoma to show some father-son competition. Don and his son are racing Classic Mini Coopers at the Hallet Motor Racing Circuit. This track that has 10 turns in 1.8 miles and over 80 feet of elevation.
Created: May 15, 2019
Tale of Two Mini Racing Families
Created: February 21, 2019
We have a variety of rebuilt gearbox options available for your Classic Mini. You can trust our decades of skill & experience and our technical knowledge with this important piece of your Minis DNA.
Created: May 20, 2013
Phil Wicks Racing The Mitty Road Atlanta – Braselton GA – April 26-29, 2013 RACE REPORT The Walter Mitty road races at Road Atlanta is probably the biggest and most significant vintage racing on the east coast. Just as in Formula 1 Grand Prix cars and all forms of racing “if you are ...