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Mini Specialist Directory – UK & USA

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Directory of Mini specialists in UK, USA and Greece. These firms offer servicing, tuning, upgrades and parts.

Mini Specialists – UK & USA

A Series Spares

Advent Motorsport




M7 Tuning

NM Engineering

Vecchio Engineering

Mini Specialists – Greece


Mini Specialist – UK & USA – Company Summary

A Series Spares

A-Series Spares, Our knowledge and range of products is based on over 40 years of experience and continuous involvement in the British Motor Industry. All the brands we stock are brands we trust in our workshops and all machining work is carried out to the highest of standards. We have been working with the leading names in British car restoration and modification to perfect our enhancement kits. With our demonstration car finished and scheduled to feature at shows in 2010 we decided to launch the shop to promote the kits we are manufacturing in our workshops.

We are a British company with a passion for British motorsport, if you have a question regarding anything you see on the shop, or if you are after a part you can’t see listed, please email
Alternatively call our sales team free on 0800 8 247 294

We carry one of the largest ranges in BA, Whitworth and AF Spanners and Sockets. We also carry a full range of BSF, UNF and UNC nuts and bolts in Grade 8.8, A2 (304) and A4 (316) Stainless Steel.

A quality range of Taps and Dies can now be found in our shop, these include all the imperial sizes and covers most of the thread forms .

A-Series Spares have gained a reputation for their line in Lucas Distributors and Lucas (original design) Red Rotor arms, Electronic Ignition Systems, Electronic Ignition Conversion Kits, for a wide variety of British Classic Cars including MG Midget and Sprite, Morris Minor and Mini to name a few. This means you can now have better maintained performance and much improved reliability from your ignition.

We carry a trusted range of car care and workshop consumables used in our workshops, including; Autoglym, Wurth, Britool, Sealey and Ring, Our comprehensive catalogue is always growing.

Advent Motorsport

BMW Mini Bodystyling

In addition we can apply our extensive BMW Mini race car experience to tuning upgrade for road going Minis from the basic Mini Cooper and Cooper S cars for fast road, track day and race applications.

Our Mini tuning services include:

Bodywork conversions

Race car preparation and set up

Suspension conversions

Big Brake” upgrades

Minis track days and corporate events

Minis-on-Track, in conjunction with Advent Motorsport, specialises in trackdays, performance and race driving tuition, corporate events, race hire, road and race car modification and tuning preparation for the BMW Mini.

You can drive one of our race tuned BMW Mini Coopers at any UK track day venue! This can be either exclusively for your own use, with a group of friends, or for a corporate event.

We provide all the necessary equipment including helmets and overalls and also give tuition on racing lines and driving techniques from qualified ARDS instructors.

We can also provide one of our Minis on an arrive-and-drive hire basis for the exciting Mini Challenge racing championship or for one of the various saloon car series running throughout the UK.

For more information on this service please visit


Mini specialist tuner with a massive catalogue of parts available for the R53 and R56 Mini. Parts available include pulleys, supercharger pulleys, intake, filters, exhaust, styling parts, interior accessories and much much more

The first step to improving the performance of your Mini is already complete. You have it in your hand! Inside this website you will find a wealth of information about our performance parts and how they can achieve your performance goals. From exhaust systems, to full turbo upgrades to even something simple like an antenna mast, ALTA™ has you’re tuning needs met.

The ALTA Performance Group™ has been a pioneer and market leader in the performance aftermarket since our inception more than 10 years ago. Using the finest materials and labor, found here in the United States, you are assured that ALTA™ stands for quality and value. Our customer service, sales and technical staff is always available to help you with questions or concerns. From live instant chat messaging on the website, to e-mail or phone, we pride ourselves on the unique levels of customer service we provide that are simply not found elsewhere in the aftermarket today.


All GTT Mini tuning conversions include a re-flash to the ecu (optimised to the other components of each conversion) via the OBD2 port. This includes improvements to fueling maps, ignition maps, traction control maps (smoother intervention) and where requested, slightly increased rev limit. All tuning maps have been extensively tested and proven world wide, since 2002.Similar maps are also used by other companies charging up to 4 times as much!

Please note we only use the latest versions available, which are continually being improved. All GTT maps are biased to provide good reliability safety margins. We do not run excessive lean mixtures or crazy rpm’s just to achieve the last 5 bhp at the expense of long term reliability. Our extensive test programmes include the use of on board Wide-Band super accurate O2 sensors and knock meters to ensure correct fueling /ignition timing under all real world conditions. All our products have received much race track, drag strip and rolling road testing too! Programs available for the R53 and R56.


Lohen is a Mini specialist based in Raleigh Hall, Staffordshire, Lohen has gone from strength to strength requiring larger and more extensive facilities to match our growth. Our online store has wide-ranging and detailed product information: no matter what your needs are, Lohen is pleased to answer any query, however large or small. Take a look at our comprehensive services list and feel free to contact us for more information.
We hold a wide range of parts in stock exclusively for the new MINI (R53 and R56). Our online and on-site shop and fitting requirements. Most performance parts are ready for dispatch same day for delivery in the UK and overseas using our fully insured courier service. For all of the brands we supply, we offer advice, technical information and a returns policy based on manufacturers’ warranties.

All of these benefits amount to a fast, safe and trouble-free service whether ordering through our online shop or on-site, or taking advantage of our experienced, well trained fitting service for your Mini tuning needs.

M7 Tuning

A manufacturer of performance Mini tuning parts for the new Mini. parts include supercharger pulleys, sequential shift system, intercooler kits, heat shields, oil coolers, thermostats, oil catch tanks, injectors, nitrous kit, chassis and strut braces, anti roll bars, control arms, camber plates, reinforcement plates, diffusers, wings (probably the nicest available for the Mini!), air plate divertor panels. Parts for the R53 Cooper S and R56 Cooper S

NM Engineering

NM is a Mini specialist manufacturing performance parts including intakes, engine mounts, heat shields, strut bars, cat back exhaust systems, brake lines, sway bars, sway bar links

Vecchio Engineering

Mini Cooper tuner based in the UK. Has an interesting line up of parts which includes such things as OS Giken and Exedy clutch and flywheel kits as well as a selection of limited slip diffs (LSDs) which include Quaife, Gripper and OS Giken. Vecchio also manufacturer a variety of parts in house such as aerials and LED interior lighting.

Vecchio Engineering are main agents for the majority of branded performance auto products specifically for the BMW & BMW MINI marques. The products we supply are carefully selected on the ability to perform and meet our high standards of quality, all without compromise. Our aim here at Vecchio Engineering is to offer the best possible products that have been tried and evaluated by ourselves. Our focus is providing the customer with the best parts available to enhance their vehicle. Complete customer satisfaction is our main objective and this is an area we excel in. The company has now grown to provide all the leading brands. However, our intention has never been to just supply and sell parts to the customer instead we will provide advice and discuss possible solutions t! o your problems or requirements. Our objective is to provide customers with the ultimate tuning and engineering services, any project, any power level.

Vecchio Engineering offer a vast array of parts for the BMW Mini covering everything from exterior, interior, engine performance, Transmission & drivetrain, wheels & tyres, exhausts, lighting, suspension and chassis, brakes, accessories & tools and servicing and replacement parts. We stock all the leading brands such as Milltek Exhausts, Scorpion Exhausts, Piper Exhausts, Janspeed Exhausts, HKS Exhausts, Vecchio Engineering Exhausts, Quicksilver Exhausts, Supersprint Exhausts, Akrapovic Exhausts, ARP, ATI Super Damper, Arrow Precision Steel Connecting Rods, Carrillo Connecting Rods, CP Pistons, Cometic Multi-Layer Head Gaskets, Crower Connecting Rods, Eibach Valve Springs, Forge Motorsport, Gates Micro-V® XF Auxiliary Belts, HKS Super Power Fl! ow Induction Kit, ITG Air Filter Oil, ITG Maxogen Air Filter for JCW Motorsport Induction Kit, ITG Profilter – John Cooper Works & JCW GP Airbox, ITG Profilter – Mini Cooper S, ITG Profilter – Mini One & Mini Cooper, Magnecor R-100 Ignition Wires/Leads & NGK Iridium Spark Plugs, Magnecor R-100 Racing 10mm Ignition Wire Lead Set – BMW Mini, Mocal Air to Oil Cooler Kit – Cooper S, Mocal Oil Cooler Take Off Plate – Cooper S, Moroso Ignition Wire Lead Set, Moroso Ignition Wires/Leads & NGK Iridium Ignition Upgrade Pack, MSD Ignition Coil Pack, MSD, Magnecor & NGK Complete Ignition System Upgrade, Piper Cams Camshaft – BMW Mini Cooper, Samco Sport Coolant Hose kit – Cooper S, Samco Sport Coolant Hose kit – One & Cooper, Samco Sport Hose Clip Kit – BMW Mini, Samco Sport Induction Hose – Cooper S, Schrick Camshaft – BMW Mini, Shell Helix Ultra Extra 5W-30 Engine Oil, Sprint Booster Throttle Enhancer – BMW & BMW Mini, The Haynes Mini Owners Workshop Manu! al, Walbro 255 Motorsport Fuel Pump – Cooper S, AC Schnitzer R! ear Adju stable Anti Roll Bar – BMW Mini, Eibach Anti-Roll Bar Kit – BMW Mini, Eibach Front Adjustable Camber Plates – BMW Mini, Eibach Rear Adjustable Control Arms – BMW Mini, H&R Anti-Roll Bar Kit – BMW Mini, H&R Rear 18mm Anti-Roll Bar – BMW Mini, H&R Rear 19mm Anti-Roll Bar – BMW Mini, Vecchio Engineering Adjustable Rear Control Arms – BMW Mini, Vecchio Engineering Rear Anti Roll Bar Billet Brackets – BMW Mini, Öhlins Coilover Suspension Kit – BMW Mini, Bilstein B14 PSS Coilovers – BMW Mini, Bilstein B16 PSS9 Coilovers – BMW Mini, Koni Coilover Suspension Kit, KW Clubsport Coilover Suspension Kit, KW Coilover Suspension Kit Variant 1, KW Coilover Suspension Kit Variant 2, KW Coilover Suspension Kit Variant 3

The Vecchio Engineering BMW Mini LED interior light will revolutionise your BMW Mini’s lighting. No longer will you have to rummage in the dark to find your favourite CD’s, mobile phone or wallet on the coldest, darkest winter’s night. This wonderful LED interior light panel is not just a replacement bulb; it is an entire lighting system with multiple high quality LED units set on one panel. The LED’s used are 2-3 times brighter than a standard bulb and use 90% less energy. With a life span of 10,000 hours, the Vecchio Engineering LED Interior Light will likely outlast your BMW Mini. Installation of this Vecchio Engineering light panel is dead simple. Just insert the power plug into your lamp socket and then affix the LED panel with the included adhesive strips. Re-install the interior light panel cover and you’re done. Finally, enjoy!

Feature and benefits:

2-3 times brighter than standard bulb.
Lasts far longer than standard incandescent bulb.
Illuminates the whole of the BMW Mini’s interior.
Easy to fit.

Mini Specalist – Greece


Specialist Mini performance part dealer based in Greece

Τα προϊόντα που θα βρείτε στη σελίδες μας αποτελούν κορυφαίες λύσεις απόδοσης, αξιοπιστίας και λειτουργικότητας, ενώ έχουν επιλεγεί μετά από εξαντλητικές έρευνες και διαδικασίες ελέγχου ποιότητας. Οι μεγαλύτεροι βελτιωτικοί οίκοι ανά τον κόσμο μας έχουν τιμήσει δίνοντας μας τη δυνατότητα πρώτιστα να εγκαθιστούμε και μετά να διανέμουμε τα προϊόντα τους. Ανάμεσα σε αυτούς ξεχωρίζουν η ACT, η ALTA Performance, η Helix Minisports, η OKADA Projects, η M7 Tuning, η RR Performance και αρκετές άλλες. Παρέχουμε μόνιμα υψηλή διαθεσιμότητα σε όλα τα προϊόντα των πιο πάνω οίκων και αποστέλλουμε σε όλη την Ελλάδα και την Κύπρο στο χρόνο που θα ζητήσετε και όχι όταν «παραλάβουμε»!
Καλύπτουμε όλο το φάσμα των αναγκών του Νέου MINI, όπως συντήρηση, επισκευή, φανοποιεία, μηχανική ή αισθητική βελτίωση, ενώ σε μας θα βρείτε όλα τα επίσημα αναλώσιμα, ανταλλακτικά και αξεσουάρ.
Αν δε βρείτε στις σελίδες μας ότι αναζητάτε απλά .. καλέστε μας. 

see also
Mini Buying Guide
Performance Car Insurance UK
Track Day Organisers

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