Davenport Run - Saturday July 13, 2024

Join the Norcal Minis club for an epic drive from San Jose through the scenic Santa Cruz Mountains! Enjoy stunning vistas and wine tasting a...

BMW X1 To Be A Glorified MINI Countryman?

autoevolution claims the next generation BMW X1, will debut some time in 2015, together with the X2 which will be sold as a coupe. Both will actually be built on the UKL platform that will first be used by the 2013 MINI Cooper and the BMW 1-Series Gran Turismo, both front-wheel drive cars. It claims that the  "architecture will be stretched and will get a Haldex all-wheel drive system for the X1 as well as the next MINI Countryman."