All About Detail drive 04/14

A casual Sunday morning drive and a visit to a fellow MINI owners detailing shop.. All About Detail

Beautiful weather for our club season opener drive..

We had about 15 MINIs.. about 1/3 were new members or first timers. We took the longer scenic route out to All About Detail where we got the rock star parking area in front.

We were able to check out the shop and ask a bunch of detailing questions and see the other cars at the Cars & Coffee gathering.

Huge thanks to Matt for hosting the location!
Photos by: Steve |

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Road Warrior Rock Run 11/18

Our annual end of season drive to Starved Rock will be on Saturday November 18th.
This event was renamed the Road Warrior Rock Run in 2016 to honor longtime club and board member Conrad Alexander.


A fantastic fall day brought out 30 MINIs to take our annual end of season trip to Starved Rock. We had 5 or 6 first timers and lots of repeat fans.

Bill Jacobs MINI hosted our start with coffee and yummy donuts, and we enjoyed mostly quiet roads including some recently paved twisty bits.

Big thanks to Tara at Bill Jacobs MINI for the hospitality and to Mark H. for setting up the rallista route!!

Photos by: Steve |

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Superdawg and the Cul de sacs of Vernon Hills 10/7


A chilly but clear day brought out about 30 MINI friends for a super fun drive thru a bunch of cul de sacs and a stop at Superdawg!

We had a few first-timers and many repeat attendees. Always a fun drive and great time visiting with friends!

Huge thanks to Arnie and Lena for planning and leading the event, and to Mark H. for setting up the Rallista app, and to Superdawg for hosting us every year.

Photos by: Steve

MINIs will be back at Superdawg on a prime time Saturday night!!

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