MTTS - Commences - Day 1

Posted by murmini Mon, 21 Aug 2006 17:09:00 GMT

After all the weekend activities the surrounding the delivery of the MINI GPs to their owners, they are preparing to commence the MINI Takes The States event. Friday saw the delivery of their cars, then laps at the Laguna-Seca Speedway and among other wonderful activities, they attended the Pebble Beach Concours D'Elegance.

Today... is the day that the MINI Takes The States commences the epic 4,000 mile, cross-country drive. With 754 registered owners taking part in today's drive from Monterey to Santa Barbara. They will be travelling down California Highway 1, one of the most magnificent drives in the country.

On Tuesday August 22nd, they will start to head east to Las Vegas Nevada. For a full listing of all the towns and activities go to the official MINI Takes The States website. Participants in the cross-country event such as Ian Cull and WhiteRoofRadio, the MINI podcast are doing an excellent job of updating their sites... its almost like being there!.

Day 1

From Nevada, they continue on to Arizona, New Mexico, Texas, Tennessee, Missouri, Indiana, West Virginia, Virginia, Maryland, DC, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York and Connecticut. For a list of the number of registered attendees per leg, visit Ian's GP MINI site.

Motor On!

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