MINI Cooper S past blast

Taking a step back in time here is a small snippet offrom Wheels August 2001 issue with some spy shots of the R53 MINI Cooper S testing at the Nürburgring (click on the image for a larger version). At the time the then all-new MINI Cooper under BMW’s stewardship had just been launched and there […]

January-February refresher

The AUSringers site turned one month old on 24 February and I thought it might be worth posting up a quick refresher of what has happened during that time. My ‘proper’ job is also quite busy right now and that means I may not be able to post any new articles for the next week […]

MINI Cooper S on the Nordschleife

// Posted in MINI, Video

As the owner of an R53 MINI Cooper S this clip is music to my ears. If there’s one thing I would love to do it would be to drive my own car around the Nordschleife. Watching this footage is probably as close as I will get. The unmistakable induction sound from the supercharger sings […]