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GoPro is trying to build a media empire by capturing moments that other video cameras sometimes miss, and it just might achieve that feat if its latest (and arguably most dramatic) footage is any indication. The company mounted its action cams in the car of Guerlain Chicherit hoping to catch a rec...

June 20th 2014 at 2:13pm 0 Comments
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Pandora founder and chief strategy officer Tim Westergren just rolled up to our CES trailer in the new Mini Cooper Countryman with Mini Connected, which features integration with Pandora's iOS app when an IPhone is plugged in. Once you plug the phone in and switch to the app, Connected takes over a...

January 7th 2011 at 4:45pm 0 Comments
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Check it, Cooper fans -- that electric MINI we've been sporadically hearing about is for real, and we've seen the spy shots that prove it. Car has hosted up a slew of non-blurry (gasp!) snaps of the eco-friendly whip cruising around Munich, and just in case the complete absence of an exhaust pipe...

September 22nd 2008 at 10:37am 0 Comments
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Not that electric MINIs are anything new, but unless you were willing to pay for all the mods yourself, procuring one wasn't exactly simple. Now, however, we're hearing that MINI itself will be bringing scads of these buggers to American streets in the summer of 2009. Yeah, like, one year from ri...

July 22nd 2008 at 11:29am 0 Comments
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Those crafty kids at Hybrid Technologies aren't just busy stuffing ridiculous amounts of power into teeny-tiny Mullen GT bodies, they've also set their sights on a more consumer friendly car: the Mini Cooper. Unfortunately, while electric Mini doesn't reach the six figures range like its L1X-75 cou...

April 23rd 2007 at 4:08pm 0 Comments
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If there was ever a slick way to get folks to willingly carry around an RFID tag, MINI USA has it all wrapped up. Catering to every person's egotistical side, MINI has begun a pilot advertising campaign in Chicago, New York, Miami, and San Francisco, which gives select Cooper owners the chance to ge...

January 13th 2007 at 10:08am 0 Comments
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For a Singapore contest, now finished, the above Mini Cooper was parked in secret location and those who found the car could play PGR3 and potentially win an Xbox 360 bundle. Sister site Xbox 360 Fanboy found this on their Flickr feed and discovered its origin. The Flickr account in question contain...

November 21st 2006 at 9:15pm 0 Comments