Category: MINI

Road & Track’s Best Car 2004 0

Road & Track’s Best Car 2004

Road & Track magazine has launched a new Reader's Choice award – the Readers' Choice Award Best Car 2004. Among the nominees is (drum roll, please) the MINI Cooper S Works. So, get out...

First Impressions 4

First Impressions

One of the very first things that struck me when we pulled up to the dealer and I saw my car sitting out front was how good these cars look in person. Pictures simply...

Estimated Delivery Date has been set 0

Estimated Delivery Date has been set

The MINI Owner's Lounge updated today with an estimated delivery date of Sep 19 for my car…this Friday! Sounds about perfect, since I'm travelling the rest of this week and won't be back until...

F-150…Outtahere 0

F-150…Outtahere

The F-150 is officially history. The buyer flew in from Pascagoula, MS, handed me a certified check, signed some papers, and set out to drive back home…a 7 hour trip. (Nothing like a good...

Wanna buy a truck? 0

Wanna buy a truck?

My 1998 Ford F-150 is for sale. Make me an offer I can't refuse and I'll pull it off of eBay… UPDATE: Sold on eBay on Sept 11. I got $700 more than I...

Sailing, Sailing 0

Sailing, Sailing

My MINI's on its way: By the way, I think the car's name is going to be “The Blue Coop”. If only I could get 7 characters on a license plate, I'd get “BLUCOOP”,...

Just twiddling its thumbs 0

Just twiddling its thumbs

I suppose my MINI is sitting on the dock in Southampton just twiddling its thumbs. It arrived there on Wednesday, but doesn't actually sail until this coming Friday Aug 29. So for 10 days...