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Fish N’ Chips Run on Friday June 9th

Fish N’ Chips Run on Friday June 9th

Meeting at the Viaduct Inn on the Old Bandon road Cork  at 6.15pm, with a leaving time of 6.30pm, followed by a scenic spin down to Kinsale. What a perfect way to kick off the weekend than some fantastic fresh fish and chips ! … Read entire article »

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IMM 2017

IMM 2017

About the IMM : What date is it taking place? The IMM 2017 Ireland is taking place from Thursday May 25th – Monday May 29th 2017. Venue : The camping and show will be held in Westport House, Westport, Co. Mayo. What is an IMM? For many Mini drivers an “International Mini Meeting”, or IMM, is a well known phenomenon, but for some it’s not clear what it’s all about. IMM is short for International Mini Meeting. It originated in 1978 … Read entire article »

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WORLD PREMIER: 2017 MINI JCW COUNTRYMAN

WORLD PREMIER: 2017 MINI JCW COUNTRYMAN

The 2017 MINI JCW Countryman is here and a little earlier than we had been lead to believe. The formula isn’t surprise however. The 228 hp 2.0L engine that powers the rest of the JCW range is here along with the higher torque tune (258 ft worth) that debuted in the JCW Clubman this past fall. This gives the JCW F60 Countryman a 0-60 time of 6.2 seconds – .4 seconds faster than the R60 … Read entire article »

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Merry Christmas & A Happy New Year :

Merry Christmas & A Happy New Year :

Merry Christmas & A Happy New Year to all our members. Looking forward to seeing you all at events in 2017. … Read entire article »

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WORLD PREMIER: 2017 MINI COUNTRYMAN

WORLD PREMIER: 2017 MINI COUNTRYMAN

Official Global Release: As the new generation of the MINI Countryman sees its premiere, the tradition-steeped British brand continues its advance into the premium compact segment. The new MINI Countryman is the biggest and most versatile model in the brand’s 57-year history. Having been completely newly developed, it now reflects considerable advancements in the areas of space, functionality, athletic flair and premium characteristics. The new MINI Countryman achieves its unique standing among direct competitors due to … Read entire article »

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Project ’64 Mini breaks 166 mph speed record :

Project ’64 Mini breaks 166 mph speed record :

“It has performed incredibly well all week, propelling our wee car to a stunning 166mph and earning us two more world speed records. No one expects a highly tuned race motor to last forever and we had hoped it would last a week. We won’t know exactly what failed until it’s apart but we suspect it was the BMC oil pump. On our record run this morning the oil pressure dropped suddenly during the run … Read entire article »

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