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Stay in the know on the latest motoring news, vehicle launches, exclusive promotions, and MINI Richmond happenings.


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FAQ: I'm Financing My MINI

We understand that your vehicle or financing needs may change over time. You will find some answers to your questions here, or speak with our Finance Specialist today.

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MY LEASE IS COMING TO AN END, WHAT NOW?

At MINI Richmond, we want to help you make the transition as easy and seamless as possible. Whatever your decision may be. Here you will find information on options and steps to take as your lease is maturing.

READ MORE

The Most Thrilling Adventure Awaits in your MINI

Summer calls for adventures and what better way to soak up the sun than to do it with your MINI. Want a little getaway but just out of ideas? We got you covered! From trips ideas to MINI Richmond services & products, you will be well prepared for the...

READ MORE

Maintaining Your MINI’s Health and Safety

The health and safety of your vehicle are just as important as your own, and sometimes even has a direct impact. With the products and services MINI offers, you will never have to second guess the longevity of your car.

READ MORE

MINI Connected App: Your Time-Saving Companion

Get access to your MINI whenever and wherever at the convenience of your smart device. With the MINI Connected App, you can perform time-saving functions that will make owning a MINI just that much more worth it.

READ MORE

Top 10 Instagram Accounts to Follow, 2020 Edition

Do you love your MINI but don't know exactly how to showcase it to the world? Here are our picks for the top 10 Instagram accounts to follow to inspire you to get out there and start your adventure.

READ MORE

Top 5 MINI Lifestyle Items You Need for This Winter

The perfect winter items are hard to come by but we’re here to give you exactly what you’re looking for. All our lifestyle items are beautifully designed to give you the MINI design beyond the road to become your new essential.

READ MORE

Happy 60 Years, MINI!

On August 26, 2019, it was a huge day for Miniacs everywhere; after months of anticipation, the brand celebrated its 60th Anniversary! To celebrate, we hosted two different events for Miniacs all over the Lower Mainland.

READ MORE

How to be a Tourist in Your Own City: Road Trip Richmond

Whether you’re stopping by Richmond as part of your road trip or a complete Lulu Island native, we’ve got a perfect summer activity for you to check out this summer. Read on to find out what the city has to offer!

READ MORE

A MINI Guide to Weekend Activities in May

Nothing beats sunny days on the west coast—we’ve got the perfect weather and amazing events going on each spring to drive away the winter blues. Discover our top three activities to check out on a sunny day this month!

READ MORE

Top 3 Facts You Need to Know About Our 60th Birthday

You only turn 60 once, and you only really celebrate a car anniversary by rolling out a special edition car. Well, it’s our time to shine, and we’re doing it in the most MINI way we know how.

READ MORE

All About the Oil Change

One of the most basic procedures we all do is an oil change; treating the lifeblood of your car is an obvious must. We all do it, but it’s the matter of frequency that throw car owners off the most.

READ MORE

MINI Makes Parking Fun Again

Consider all your parking challenges cleared! MINI knows exactly where it hurts and has the remedy to all of our parking nightmares. Designed to make your commute a breeze, see how these British-style, German-engineered powerhouses ensure that you’ll...

READ MORE

WINTER IS COMING

Yes, even our cars need accessories for this Winter season! Here are 3 must-have winter parts & accessories for your MINI to tackle this winter, accident free!

READ MORE

THE BACON INVASION RALLY

On July 12, 2018, MINI Richmond hosted the MINIacs from the Great Canadian Bacon Invasion - Rally to the West. We were one of several and the last pit stop for this Rally.

READ MORE

WHY SERVICE YOUR CAR AT MINI RICHMOND?

We decided to interview our Service Manager, Jay Grewal, to tell you a bit about himself and his team, a few tips about servicing your vehicle, and why our MINI Service team is the best in the city.

READ MORE

An Unforgettable MINI

MINI Richmond and Performance One partnered up to create one of the fastest MINI's to hit the market with top-end performance parts from across the world—the MINI ProSport1 is the first of its kind in Canada.

READ MORE

What is MINI ALL4?

ALL4 is MINI’s dynamic four wheel drive system which can be found in the MINI Countryman and MINI Clubman. This system provides sure footed traction, maintaining MINI’s world-renowned agility on every journey you take.

READ MORE

The Dream Team at MINI Richmond

Our sales team at MINI Richmond works together as a family to see a smile on a client’s face when they pick up their dream car. This not only makes work enjoyable for our employees but ultimately creates an unforgettable experience for our clients.

READ MORE

Your Questions Answered: The MINI Countryman Hybrid SUV

Electric cars are all the rage these days because they are good for the environment, readily charged at the comfort of your own home, and not to mention, they are fast. The MINI Countryman plug-in electric Hybrid SUV is a smart step into the electric...

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Why the MINI 5 Door is Equally Fun

Discover the fun in functionality with the MINI 5 Door. With 2 extra doors, it will make driving and transporting cargo a bit more carefree. With a more spacious interior, comfort will be at its peak.

READ MORE

Clubman vs. Convertible. The Perfect Summer Cars.

When the temperature increases so does your wants to leave the house and soak up those sun rays. No summer is achieved without a vehicle that can get you to your favourite destination. Take a look at what MINI has to offer and which model best suits ...

READ MORE

A Party for a New Icon: The Electric MINI

The rolling thunder is here! Get yourself all caught up with all the excitement around our first-ever MINI Electric car.

READ MORE

The Limited-Edition 2020 MINI John Cooper Works GP

A legend is reborn in the 2020 MINI John Cooper Works GP. With only 3,000 made worldwide, it is no doubt that in a blink of an eye, MINI enthusiasts will be zooming around town with this car in no time.

READ MORE

Why a MINI is Perfect for Every Adventure

Take a road trip with your MINI this season and make unforgettable memories on the road. With the features we have to offer, you can see why touring in one of these fabulous vehicles is a must.

READ MORE

Look No Further: The 2020 MINI John Cooper Works Countryman & Clubman

The new 2020 MINI John Cooper Works Countryman and Clubman will have you wanting more! With an upgrade to 301 HP, that's just the tip of the top tech specs you'll see on these two models.

READ MORE

Electrify Your Drive! Introducing the All-Electric MINI Cooper SE

Whether you are just curious about electric vehicles or planning to take the plunge and buy one, our new ALL electric MINI Cooper SE should definitely be on your radar! Read on for full details on how MINI electrifies the EV club!

READ MORE

How Did the MINI Countryman Win Us Over?

When searching for a car, there are several things our clients tend to look for: power, aesthetics, and space. While all models hold these to an extremely high standard, the Countryman takes it to the next level.

READ MORE

MINI Richmond Unwind & Wine Night

Every once in a while, we love spoiling our clients, and this time we offered our awesome MINI ladies some time off of their regular Wednesdays for a fun night of unwinding and mingling. Read on to see what went down that night!

READ MORE

Shake Up the Romance: How Can I Customize My MINI?

To ring in one of the sweetest times of the year, our MINI Team dives deep into all the ways you can customize your MINI to accurately reflect the one-of-a-kind kind of romance for your MINIac in crime.

READ MORE

10 MINI Instagram Accounts You Should Be Following

Every time we scroll through our feed, there are accounts that always make our MINIac hearts skip a beat. Keep reading to find out our top 5 classic MINI accounts and our top 5 modern MINI accounts that never fail to bring a smile to our faces with e...

READ MORE

Let the MINI Clubman Be Your Ultimate Wingman

“It’s a car that does it all,” Matthew, MINI Richmond Showroom Coordinator. Find out why we love the Clubman so much.

READ MORE

MINI 3 DOOR…A CLASSIC LOVE

Today we’re zeroing into why our clients and staff love the classic MINI 3 Door so much. Here are their top 3 reasons why...

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Top 3 Destinations to Enjoy in Vancouver this Summer

Summer time in Vancouver is all about the outdoors. We are so fortunate to be surrounded by the water and nature no matter if you’re exploring by foot, bike or car.

READ MORE

Facelift for MINI 3 Door, 5 Door and Convertible

This April, we will be getting our hands on the new and refreshed 2019 editions of the MINI 3 Door, 5 Door and Convertible! Right off the bat, you’re going to see a few highly noticeable changes such as...

READ MORE

What is a MINI John Cooper Works?

MINI’s motorsport legacy lives on in the high-performance MINI John Cooper Works range, which includes the 3 Door, Convertible, Clubman and Countryman. Every model in this lineup is equipped with racing-grade tuning and upgraded parts to make a power...

READ MORE

Why You Should Have Cold Weather Tires

You see, all tires have a temperature range that they will give their best performance within. As temperatures drop below 7℃, the cold weather tire increases its grip...

READ MORE

FAQ: I'm Financing My MINI

We understand that your vehicle or financing needs may change over time. You will find some answers to your questions here, or speak with our Finance Specialist today.

READ MORE

Your Questions Answered: The MINI Countryman Hybrid SUV

Electric cars are all the rage these days because they are good for the environment, readily charged at the comfort of your own home, and not to mention, they are fast. The MINI Countryman plug-in electric Hybrid SUV is a smart step into the electric...

READ MORE

MY LEASE IS COMING TO AN END, WHAT NOW?

At MINI Richmond, we want to help you make the transition as easy and seamless as possible. Whatever your decision may be. Here you will find information on options and steps to take as your lease is maturing.

READ MORE

Why the MINI 5 Door is Equally Fun

Discover the fun in functionality with the MINI 5 Door. With 2 extra doors, it will make driving and transporting cargo a bit more carefree. With a more spacious interior, comfort will be at its peak.

READ MORE

The Most Thrilling Adventure Awaits in your MINI

Summer calls for adventures and what better way to soak up the sun than to do it with your MINI. Want a little getaway but just out of ideas? We got you covered! From trips ideas to MINI Richmond services & products, you will be well prepared for the...

READ MORE

Clubman vs. Convertible. The Perfect Summer Cars.

When the temperature increases so does your wants to leave the house and soak up those sun rays. No summer is achieved without a vehicle that can get you to your favourite destination. Take a look at what MINI has to offer and which model best suits ...

READ MORE

Maintaining Your MINI’s Health and Safety

The health and safety of your vehicle are just as important as your own, and sometimes even has a direct impact. With the products and services MINI offers, you will never have to second guess the longevity of your car.

READ MORE

A Party for a New Icon: The Electric MINI

The rolling thunder is here! Get yourself all caught up with all the excitement around our first-ever MINI Electric car.

READ MORE

MINI Connected App: Your Time-Saving Companion

Get access to your MINI whenever and wherever at the convenience of your smart device. With the MINI Connected App, you can perform time-saving functions that will make owning a MINI just that much more worth it.

READ MORE

The Limited-Edition 2020 MINI John Cooper Works GP

A legend is reborn in the 2020 MINI John Cooper Works GP. With only 3,000 made worldwide, it is no doubt that in a blink of an eye, MINI enthusiasts will be zooming around town with this car in no time.

READ MORE

Top 10 Instagram Accounts to Follow, 2020 Edition

Do you love your MINI but don't know exactly how to showcase it to the world? Here are our picks for the top 10 Instagram accounts to follow to inspire you to get out there and start your adventure.

READ MORE

Why a MINI is Perfect for Every Adventure

Take a road trip with your MINI this season and make unforgettable memories on the road. With the features we have to offer, you can see why touring in one of these fabulous vehicles is a must.

READ MORE

Top 5 MINI Lifestyle Items You Need for This Winter

The perfect winter items are hard to come by but we’re here to give you exactly what you’re looking for. All our lifestyle items are beautifully designed to give you the MINI design beyond the road to become your new essential.

READ MORE

Look No Further: The 2020 MINI John Cooper Works Countryman & Clubman

The new 2020 MINI John Cooper Works Countryman and Clubman will have you wanting more! With an upgrade to 301 HP, that's just the tip of the top tech specs you'll see on these two models.

READ MORE

Happy 60 Years, MINI!

On August 26, 2019, it was a huge day for Miniacs everywhere; after months of anticipation, the brand celebrated its 60th Anniversary! To celebrate, we hosted two different events for Miniacs all over the Lower Mainland.

READ MORE

Electrify Your Drive! Introducing the All-Electric MINI Cooper SE

Whether you are just curious about electric vehicles or planning to take the plunge and buy one, our new ALL electric MINI Cooper SE should definitely be on your radar! Read on for full details on how MINI electrifies the EV club!

READ MORE

How to be a Tourist in Your Own City: Road Trip Richmond

Whether you’re stopping by Richmond as part of your road trip or a complete Lulu Island native, we’ve got a perfect summer activity for you to check out this summer. Read on to find out what the city has to offer!

READ MORE

How Did the MINI Countryman Win Us Over?

When searching for a car, there are several things our clients tend to look for: power, aesthetics, and space. While all models hold these to an extremely high standard, the Countryman takes it to the next level.

READ MORE

A MINI Guide to Weekend Activities in May

Nothing beats sunny days on the west coast—we’ve got the perfect weather and amazing events going on each spring to drive away the winter blues. Discover our top three activities to check out on a sunny day this month!

READ MORE

MINI Richmond Unwind & Wine Night

Every once in a while, we love spoiling our clients, and this time we offered our awesome MINI ladies some time off of their regular Wednesdays for a fun night of unwinding and mingling. Read on to see what went down that night!

READ MORE

Top 3 Facts You Need to Know About Our 60th Birthday

You only turn 60 once, and you only really celebrate a car anniversary by rolling out a special edition car. Well, it’s our time to shine, and we’re doing it in the most MINI way we know how.

READ MORE

Shake Up the Romance: How Can I Customize My MINI?

To ring in one of the sweetest times of the year, our MINI Team dives deep into all the ways you can customize your MINI to accurately reflect the one-of-a-kind kind of romance for your MINIac in crime.

READ MORE

All About the Oil Change

One of the most basic procedures we all do is an oil change; treating the lifeblood of your car is an obvious must. We all do it, but it’s the matter of frequency that throw car owners off the most.

READ MORE

10 MINI Instagram Accounts You Should Be Following

Every time we scroll through our feed, there are accounts that always make our MINIac hearts skip a beat. Keep reading to find out our top 5 classic MINI accounts and our top 5 modern MINI accounts that never fail to bring a smile to our faces with e...

READ MORE

MINI Makes Parking Fun Again

Consider all your parking challenges cleared! MINI knows exactly where it hurts and has the remedy to all of our parking nightmares. Designed to make your commute a breeze, see how these British-style, German-engineered powerhouses ensure that you’ll...

READ MORE

Let the MINI Clubman Be Your Ultimate Wingman

“It’s a car that does it all,” Matthew, MINI Richmond Showroom Coordinator. Find out why we love the Clubman so much.

READ MORE

WINTER IS COMING

Yes, even our cars need accessories for this Winter season! Here are 3 must-have winter parts & accessories for your MINI to tackle this winter, accident free!

READ MORE

MINI 3 DOOR…A CLASSIC LOVE

Today we’re zeroing into why our clients and staff love the classic MINI 3 Door so much. Here are their top 3 reasons why...

READ MORE

THE BACON INVASION RALLY

On July 12, 2018, MINI Richmond hosted the MINIacs from the Great Canadian Bacon Invasion - Rally to the West. We were one of several and the last pit stop for this Rally.

READ MORE

Top 3 Destinations to Enjoy in Vancouver this Summer

Summer time in Vancouver is all about the outdoors. We are so fortunate to be surrounded by the water and nature no matter if you’re exploring by foot, bike or car.

READ MORE

WHY SERVICE YOUR CAR AT MINI RICHMOND?

We decided to interview our Service Manager, Jay Grewal, to tell you a bit about himself and his team, a few tips about servicing your vehicle, and why our MINI Service team is the best in the city.

READ MORE

Facelift for MINI 3 Door, 5 Door and Convertible

This April, we will be getting our hands on the new and refreshed 2019 editions of the MINI 3 Door, 5 Door and Convertible! Right off the bat, you’re going to see a few highly noticeable changes such as...

READ MORE

An Unforgettable MINI

MINI Richmond and Performance One partnered up to create one of the fastest MINI's to hit the market with top-end performance parts from across the world—the MINI ProSport1 is the first of its kind in Canada.

READ MORE

What is a MINI John Cooper Works?

MINI’s motorsport legacy lives on in the high-performance MINI John Cooper Works range, which includes the 3 Door, Convertible, Clubman and Countryman. Every model in this lineup is equipped with racing-grade tuning and upgraded parts to make a power...

READ MORE

What is MINI ALL4?

ALL4 is MINI’s dynamic four wheel drive system which can be found in the MINI Countryman and MINI Clubman. This system provides sure footed traction, maintaining MINI’s world-renowned agility on every journey you take.

READ MORE

Why You Should Have Cold Weather Tires

You see, all tires have a temperature range that they will give their best performance within. As temperatures drop below 7℃, the cold weather tire increases its grip...

READ MORE

The Dream Team at MINI Richmond

Our sales team at MINI Richmond works together as a family to see a smile on a client’s face when they pick up their dream car. This not only makes work enjoyable for our employees but ultimately creates an unforgettable experience for our clients.