Bill Jacobs – MINI Together

MINIUSA is hosting a MINI Together event on July 24th, which is a phone App based scavenger hunt drive starting at your local MINI dealership.
Registration details are HERE

Our friends at Bill Jacobs MINI are offering a little VIP extra for CMMC club members attending the start of the event from their Naperville location.
Simply flash your CMMC membership card at check-in for an additional surprise and delight!!

Outdoor Karting 06/12

The Chicago MINI Motoring Club will be heading out to the Sugar River Raceway in Brodhead Wisconsin to enjoy a bit of outdoor kart racing!
Come along to participate or or to hang out and cheer on your MINI friends.

WRAPUP:

The weather was hot, and the racing was hotter!!We had 13 club members and friends participating and a few more friends watching. The karts were fast, the course was bumpy and the racing was a blast.
After 1 practice round, 2 qualifying heats and a final shootout, the young guns beat out the oldtimers this time..
Congratulations to Kevin R. for first place, Eric E. for second and Steve R. for third, and to all who came out and had a fun time!!Huge thanks to Phyllis E. for organizing this event!!

Photos by: Steve

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Autobahn Car Show 5/15

The Windy City BMW club has invited the Chicago MINI Motoring Club to share in their Car Show held at Autobahn race track.

This is in conjunction with their Performance Driving Event held on the same day.

Come on out and show off your MINI!!

WRAPUP: It was a cold wet day, so there were only a handful of MINIs that braved the weather. Still a fun morning hanging out with MINI friends, watching the on-track action and we were even allowed a few lunchtime touring laps of the wet/slippery track.

Photos by: Steve |

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Launching Pad 04/25

The Chicago MINI Motoring Club will finally be able to formally stop at the Launching Pad, home of the Gemini Giant to sample their eats!!

WRAPUP: We had close to 30 MINIs participating from as far away as Rockford and Milwaukee area. The drive was a bit challenging due to construction on one of the bridges forces a re-route of directions.
The Launching Pad was not yet officially open but they did open their doors and parking lot to the Chicago MINI Motoring Club for a “soft” pre-open test run day. There was a large selection of menu items and the food was very tasty. We had a great time hanging around both inside and in the parking area checking out all the cool MINIs and getting the photo-ops under the Gemini Giant as well as other local area murals. Huge thanks to Holly and Tully from the Launching Pad and to Austin Coop from 2laneamerica.com for joining in and donating some Route 66 swag to our group!!

Photos by: Steve |

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