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NEW Clubman Caught on the Road

Old 09-17-2015, 05:29 PM
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NEW Clubman Caught on the Road

Sorry I am not up on all the MINI lure but I do know that the new Clubman is on the way. It may not be a huge deal since the car is already visible on the MINIUSA site, but being a car guy I thought this was pretty cool.

Last week driving on the Pennsylvania Turnpike I stopped for a break at the Route 80 interchange and pulled into a McDonald's parking lot. And what do I see but a pre-production (I guess) MINI Clubman all decked out in the camo wrap. The driver only allowed me to take a few random photos and nothing inside the car. I only wished I parked my Focus ST next to it to get a size reference point. Cool looking car with the four forward doors.
He drove the car from California to Pennsylvania for a quality shake down run. Pretty cool job if you ask me.

Old 09-17-2015, 05:48 PM
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I wonder if running the front lip over that curb is part of his shake down?
Old 09-17-2015, 06:05 PM
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Those front brakes look huge
Old 09-17-2015, 10:30 PM
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Big secret, they wrap it in attention getting yellow and drive cross country. It's advertising, surprised he didn't let you snap inside shots while he was in the bathroom.
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I'm pretty sure this one, along with another and a few BMW's zipped by me about a month ago while I was getting my hair cut in Long Beach. Looks like they've covered some good ground!
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