The 2 millionth Mini is driven off the line in Oxford, U.K., 10 years after the start of production and with more than 1.5 million units exported to more than 90 countries. Frank-Peter Arndt, BMW board member in charge of production, says the recent announcement of a £500 million ($814 million) investment in the Oxford complex affirms its key role in BMW’s global production network. Arndt updated Prime Minister David Cameron on preparations to produce the next-generation Mini, including ...
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