Sunday January 19, 2020

The Mini with maxi power

Designed to be Mini’s answer to the Golf, the Clubman has sold well since its revamp in 2016 - accounting for about 14 per cent of Mini’s global sales

11th August, 2019
2
The Mini Clubman John Cooper Works is a mannered missile

Mini’s Clubman estate has always been the oddball in the range. Named after a somewhat unloved second-generation model introduced in the 1970s, it started life in the mid-2000s as an estate with two conventional front doors, two “barn-door” boot doors and an unusual rear-hinged third side door, mounted only on the right because the fuel tank filler was on the left.

This quirky arrangement had its appeal, but in 2016...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader

Trial

€1

Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.

Annual

€200

€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.

Quarterly

€55

€42

90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Related Stories

The Chinese New Year celebrations begin this Saturday. Here’s your guide to what’s on, what it all means and, most importantly, where to eat the best dumplings

Sarah Taaffe-Maguire | 13 hours ago

That casually trendy music that plays in your favourite clothing shop or restaurant is not there by accident: it’s carefully selected, compiled and processed to encourage you to stay and spend

Nadine O’Regan | 13 hours ago

When Peter McGovern heard the CCJ being described as a colosseum, he knew he had succeeded

Rosanna Cooney | 13 hours ago