For Sale: The Mini Quattro

The Mini Quattro with a turbo Audi 2.5 L inline-five

If you are in the market for an incredible fast car that you can park anywhere, you might be interested in the Mini Quattro. This little monster was built by Brede Alnes in Norway and is for sale (listing removed) with an asking price of £33K or about $41.3K. Absolutely everything on this car is … Read more

Project Binky Episode 14

Project Binky Mini with a Celica AWD swap episode 14

The guys at Bad Obsession Motorsport might take a while to release their videos but when they do, it’s worth the wait. If you haven’t been following the series they are installing a Toyota Celica GT-Four powertrain into a modified Mini. And when I say modified I really mean modified. In this episode the team … Read more

For Sale: Mini Cooper with a Mid-Engine Turbo B18

1970 Mini Cooper with a mid-engine turbo Honda B18 inline-four

If you enjoyed reading about the mid-engine 1970 Mini a few months ago, now is your chance to own it. A lot of time and money has been spent making the nimble car incredibly reliable and powerful. The turbocharged 1.8 L Honda B18 was professional installed by Race Ready Technologies. It produces 300 horsepower which … Read more

Mini with a Mid-engine Turbo B18

1970 Mini Cooper with a mid-engine turbo Honda B18 inline-four

Minis have a long history of being amazing handling cars. A very popular modification to further their performance is swapping out the small factory engine for a bigger Honda engine. The owner of this 1970 Mini Cooper had a plan of building one with incredible handling and speed while still keeping a factory appearance. He … Read more

Project Binky Episode 13

Project Binky Mini with a Celica AWD swap episode 13

The guys at Bad Obsession Motorsport might take a while to release their videos but when they do, it’s worth the wait. If you haven’t been following the series they are installing a Toyota Celica GT-Four powertrain into a modified Mini. And when I say modified I really mean modified. In this episode the Mini … Read more

Project Binky Episode 12

Project Binky Mini with a Celica AWD swap episode 12

It has been almost four months since the guys at Bad Obsession Motorsport released an episode of Project Binky. In case you haven’t been following Project Binky involves installing a Toyota Celica GT-Four drivetrain into a modified Mini chassis. In this episode they work on the exhaust and finishing a lot of small bits. Source: … Read more