DETROIT — The new Rover Mini will be sold in the U.S. starting in fall 2001, says BMW AG at the auto show here. While plans are not finalized, BMW AG officials say the vehicle most likely will be sold at BMW dealerships, in an independent area dedicated to the brand. BMW had hinted for months that the Mini, which was sold in the U.S. from 1960 to 1967, would return to U.S. shores. The automaker continues to consider bringing Rover vehicles back to American dealerships. BMW's ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"Rover mini will come to U.S." is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:

  All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
  Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
  •   Global sales and production data by country
  •   U.S. model-line inventory data
  •   Engine and equipment installation rates
  •   WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
  •   Product Cycle chart
  •   Interrelationships among major OEMs
  •   Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
   •  Historical data and much more!

For pricing and subscription information please contact
Lisa Williamson by email: or phone: (248) 799-2642

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.