Mini Sport News

HRCR Mini Sport Mini Cup: 1st Round Review

Cara Jackson - 21/03/2017

The old STAGER Championship kicked off on the 19th March with the PaintWorX AGBO Stages Rally at Weston Park Shropshire. Sunday saw the first round of the HRCR Mintex ‘old STAGER’ Asphalt Historic Rally Championship, incorporating the Mini Sport Mini Cup, with the PaintWorX AGBO Stages organised by Owen Motoring Club. Returning to Weston Park, Shropshire the Championship got off to a fantastic start with 15 …

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Mini Sport: Proud Sponsors of Stanford Hall Mini Show 2017!

Cara Jackson - 10/03/2017

Mini Sport are delighted to be the official sponsors of the British Mini Club’s Stanford Hall Mini Show which takes place on Sunday 17th September 2017. Having just taken over the long standing event, the BMC’s aim is to build on the success of Stanford Hall with the usual mix of Mini Traders, Clubs, Mini Concours and featuring our popular Mini Show & Shine displays and exciting …

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Clive King: This season will be the toughest yet

Cara Jackson - 10/03/2017

REIGNING MNI SPORT Mini Cup champion Clive King reckons he’ll have a battle on his hands to retain the title in 2017 – and he’s delighted. The Midlands-based driver and his navigator Anton Bird clinched the 2016 crown in a last-round thriller on the Isle of Man. And the pair are back for another tilt at the title, starting with next month’s opener, the AGBO …

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From Zero-to-Hero: Mini Cooper S Restoration

Cara Jackson - 27/02/2017

Back in March, we were tasked with a restoration on quite a special Mini indeed… Alex Munday’s 1996 John Cooper Works Mini Cooper S, an original from the John Cooper Garages, production number 79, and allegedly previously owned by British rally driver, Alistair McRae! When following his life-long love of Mini’s Alex purchased this Cooper for family adventures, it came as a devastating blow when he brought it …

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Mini Sport Mini Cup Test Day

Cara Jackson - 27/02/2017

This weekend saw the  Mini Sport Mini Cup test day at Curborough Sprint Course, Lichfield where the 2017 competitors got the opportunity to break their Minis in ahead of the first round of the cup on the 19th of March. Staying dry and windy for the majority of the day, it was a fantastic day out and the crews all left happily anticipating the AGBO …

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Mini Sport: Official Sponsors of IMM 2017

Cara Jackson - 03/02/2017

Mini Sport are delighted to announce that we are the official sponsors of IMM 2017 Ireland! The IMM 2017 will take place from Thursday 25th May – Monday 29th May 2017 at Westport House Estate, Westport,Co. Mayo. For more information, please see the official IMM website here. Tickets can be purchased here. We can’t wait to see you there!     

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IAM RoadSmart – Paddy Hopkirk the Ambassador to Champion Mature Driver Safety

Cara Jackson - 14/12/2016

IAM RoadSmart, or the IAM/Institute of Advanced Motorists as it was formally known, is the UK’s biggest independent road safety charity – having spent more than 60 years making the roads a safer place for all. Whose mission is to make better drivers through the hard work of volunteers and experts, coaching and education is offered to drivers in the hopes of drastically reducing the …

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