WRAPUP: What a fabulous event!! MINI of Grand Rapids was a great host, and Chicago area people filled close to half the 30+ cars that convoyed out to St. Ignace. Friday night was fun to just hang out and watch MINIs cruising the area in all directions. Early Saturday, we gathered in a field and took off for a 15 mile drive thru some scenic back roads culminating with a drive over the Mackinac bridge. A party was held afterwards with plenty of time to check out hundreds of cool MINIs. We were a little short of the world record, but with 846 1/2 cars (the half was a trailer) it was the largest single gathering of MINIs in North America. We did get a record of the most cars playing a song on car horns, and the prize for the best dressed MINI was won by CMMC member Sean!!
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UPDATE 07/15/2013: A small group will be departing from MINI of Grand Rapids on Friday at 1pm. Must be there by 12:30 (remember they are a time zone ahead of Chicago). you MUST RSVP by adding a comment to this post so we can have the correct count for plans.
Registration is now open!! visit http://www.minionthemack.com/ for details
We are starting to get a bit more information from MINIUSA about this World Record attempt.
Also check out details from the previous post for a CMMC block of hotel rooms at a discount price