MINI Malaysia has deployed MINI vehicles to 10 of the most accident-prone highway routes in the country as part of a social experiment and social media public service announcement, #flashlightssavelives. Once on the highways, the vehicles were told to flash their headlights rapidly every five minutes to encourage drivers in the opposite direction to slow… Read More
Mini is a British automotive marque owned by BMW which specialises in small cars. The original Mini was a line of iconic British small cars manufactured by the British Motor Corporation from 1959 until 2000. Its models included the Morris Mini-Minor and the Austin Seven, the Countryman, Moke, 1275GT and Clubman. Performance versions of these models used the name Cooper, due to a partnership with racing legend John Cooper. The original two-door Mini continued in production until 2000. Mini became a marque in its own right in 1969. In the 1980s, British Leyland was broken-up and in 1988 Rover Group, including Mini, was acquired by British Aerospace. In 1994, Rover Group was acquired by BMW. In 2000, Rover Group was broken up by BMW, with BMW retaining the Mini brand.