Our anual Club holiday party will be on Sunday December 9th, and will again be hosted at club member Taylor’s house in Deerfield.
This is a great chance to kick back and visit with MINI friends in a nice casual setting.
WRAPUP: We had a big crowd this year.. Lots of good food, lots of good company, and really great raffle give-a-ways. A huge thanks to Taylor for hosting our party, MINIUSA for helping our club out with some fantastic gifts, and also a big thanks to Francis and Paul for helping out!!
Photos by: Steve |
When: Sunday December 9th at 1:30pm till about 5:30pm
WRAPUP:? A clear and cool fall day brought out 35 MINIs to participate in this years drive..? We had a bunch of new members attending their first drive, and many “old timers” as well.? Lots of fun twisty roads and a not-too-crowded park made for a fantastic MINI day.? Huge thanks to Cathy and Gary for helping with the pre-run route testing!!
Send links of photos to steve@ChicagoMINIClub.com and I’ll add them in here
Photos by: Steve | Brent | Dave |
The Chicago MINI Motoring Club has been ?invited to join in with the MilwaukeeMINIs and attend the Milwaukee Art Museum After Dark British Invasion evening on Friday October 19th.
Photos by: Steve |
WRAPUP:? Another great roadtrip!!? We had 20 MINIs in attendance on a chilly but nice day.? After a late start we headed out to Monroe for lunch.? Their Chili festival was in full force in the town square.? Then we took off on the long?twisty route to New Glarus.? We saw the amazing fall colors, some wild life, animal sculptures, and lots of fun?roads.? We made it to?the New Glarus Brewery in time for a quick tour and?a beer stock-up for those that had extra room in their?trunks.? Huge thanks to Paul and Barbara for all the route planning, and leading and pacing the group!!
Please send links?of photos to email@example.com , and I will add them here.
Photos by: Steve |??Rus |
Video by: Bruce & Mary |
WRAPUP Day#1:? Fantastic weather brought out a bunch of MINIs?for?new swaybars, springs, spark plugs, battery’s and temprature sensors.? Nathaniel from Motoringfile?hosted the?workspace, and Chad from Motoringfile and Detroit Tuned provided the work, and answered lots of questions.? There were soft drinks, snacks,?cake-cookies, hot-dogs?and even free bacon.? Several people stopped by to say hi and watch the work, and we?also got to watch Nathaniel fabricate parts for his?motorcycles.? More action to follow?on day two.
Day #2😕 The action continues.. a turbo oil line replacement, supercharger pulley, oil hange, sparkplugs, tire roataion and exhaust install.? Lots of work, no free bacon.
Huge thanks again to Chad and Nathaniel!!
Photos by: Steve?
We’ve updated our plans due to lack of hotel room availability. Please see http://chicagominiclub.com/2012/08/30/wisconsin-overnighter-2012/ for new details.