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COVID-19 forces Mini to change the name of one of its designs
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23rd Apr 2020
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COVID-19 forces Mini to change the name of one of its designs

Mini has been forced to change the name of a wheel option offered on its first all-electric car, the Mini Cooper SE, due to an unfortunate coincidence related to the coronavirus crisis. The distinctive 17-inch light alloy wheels – offered as an optional trim on the electric model and pictured above and below – are called the 'Corona Spoke', a name chosen long before the global pandemic took hold.
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Susannah Guthrie
BMW: 'Pure' performance range to expand
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10th Dec 2019
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BMW: 'Pure' performance range to expand

Power-hungry Australians will soon have more lower-cost, high-performance BMW 'Pure' models to choose from. The badge was reserved for full-on BMW M models like the M3 and M4, before the reveal of the Australian-specific M550i xDrive Pure.
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Scott Collie