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Braced for impact.

Braced for impact.

We’ve been dealing with chassis issues since the R53. The sheet metal that the front struts bolt to has been notoriously weak. The R56, while more sturdily constructed than the previous generation, still has quite a bit of flex up front.…
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Bread and Butter

Bread and Butter

When designing an upgrade to an assembly, the top priority is to ensure that compatibility is maintained while adding features that benefit the end user. When looking into a shifter replacement for the R53 Mini, it was important to make sure that it…
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Stiff chassis and happy motoring, for all 3rd Gen MINIs.

Stiff chassis and happy motoring, for all 3rd Gen MINIs.

One of the first things we did to our F56 when we purchased it back in 2014 was to put it on a lift and develop a lowering spring kit for it. A quick glance at the undercarriage and our eyes were drawn to two rather flimsy steel plates. These…
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