Mini Sport Engineering

Mini Sport CNC Engineer selected for Team UK

Dan Anderson - 27/11/2012

We have been developing and engineering parts for the Mini since the very begining of our 45 years history and have always strived to improve an enthusiasts driving experience in any way possible and keep Britains beloved Mini on the roads for many years to come. In recent years this has been undertaken by our very own engineering centre, Motorsport Advanced Development, otherwise known as …

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Paul Swift Autotest Mini at Mini Sport

Dan Anderson - 03/10/2012

Paul Swift is a seven-time British Motorsport Champion and a multiple Guinness World Record holder. He began performing stunts on the family ride on lawn mower back in 1986 at the tender age of seven. Following in the footsteps of his legendary stunt driving father Russ Swift, Paul became part of his fathers team performing in a half-scale Mini Cooper. At sixteen, Paul began competing …

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Mini Sport Engineering Extension

Dan Anderson - 13/07/2012

Many of you Mini Sport fans may already know that Mini Sport has large engineering premises, allowing us to create and develop our own Mini parts however this has recently been extended to include two more CNC Milling machines, one of which has a huge 2000mm × 760 mm table. These machines will not only allow us to create larger parts of which we could not …

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Mini Sport Workshop: MG Valves replaced

Dan Anderson - 28/11/2011

Steve Irvine has now finished his season in the MGCC Luffield MG Car Club Northern Championship, albeit with bent valves which he did on the last meeting of the season. The valves were bent due to over revving, most likely on a down-shift, the exhaust valves kissed the pistons, becoming slightly bent or distorted as a result. Steve only visited Mini Sport a week ago with …

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Mini Sport Engineer in National Final

Dan Anderson - 09/06/2011

Ben Anderson, one of our younger engineers in Mini Sports engineering department MAD was entered into the World SkillsUK competition for CNC Turning earlier in the year. For this he had to download a brief, complete and submit a test piece for judging by May 6th 2011.               Entrants all over Britain submitted work and only the best were …

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Sneak Peek!

Dan Anderson - 10/05/2011

Here’s a sneak preview of some new 8.4″ vented brake discs, that are part of a new, exclusive range of products due for release extremely soon! I cant say too much at this time except that this is only one product from this select collection. These are exciting times for us here at Mini Sport and I am sure all Mini Sport customers will like what …

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