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MINI Cooper Countryman S E ALL4 PHEV

MINI Cooper Countryman S E ALL4 PHEV

| October 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

  Plug-in all the way & every day ! As our family car for three years, 2013-2016, was a diesel MINI Countryman, I was excited to get my hands on MINI’s latest addition to the range, the MINI Countryman S E ALL4 PHEV, the first MINI plug-in-hybrid. Launched without too much fanfare, MINI are targeting […]

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MINI Countryman Cooper D

MINI Countryman Cooper D

| April 4, 2017 | 0 Comments

  Is bigger necessarily better ? Back in 2007, the Walker family took delivery of a brand new 57 plate purple MINI Cooper. This was a car that all of the family fell in love with, but as the children got older, we needed something larger & in succession we had an Audi A3 Sportback, […]

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MINI Clubman Cooper D

MINI Clubman Cooper D

| January 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

Everybody’s fly  When I had a purple MINI Cooper on a 55 plate, there was only the one version of a MINI that one could buy. Eleven years later & you could argue that MINI have stolen the cookie jar, with numerous MINI derivatives now available, the latest addition being the new MINI Clubman, a […]

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MINI Five-Door Hatch

MINI Five-Door Hatch

| February 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

MINI, MINI, MINI, must be funny, in a rich man’s world.   Ten years ago when my kids were 7 & 4, my wife ran a MINI three-door hatch as her car. We loved it, our kids loved it but after 2 years we changed it for a larger five-door hatchback, because the MINI having […]

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MINI COOPER D

MINI COOPER D

| June 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

In the 1970’s with only three TV channels, BBC1 used to show a film after the 9 o clock news, which is how in my formative years, I had my film education. I was particularly enamoured with Clint Eastwoods Spaghetti Western trilogy. Directed by Sergio Leone, first there was A Fistful of Dollars based on […]

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Mini Paceman Cooper S

Mini Paceman Cooper S

| December 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

  I recently enjoyed a comedy on Channel 4 called Man Down. Centered on a school teacher, Greg Davies, who messes everything he does up & who is back at home with his bonkers parents. ( A bit like Sorry but with far cruder jokes. ) In one episode, his best friend becomes obsessed with […]

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