Performance
How to Increase the Horsepower of Your MINI Cooper
Created: January 11, 2018
Want more power? Here are 10 MINI Cooper Horsepower boosters available on our site. Air filter upgrades, cold air intakes, ecu upgrades, intercoolers and more. Our expert staff of specialists can help you find the right upgrade at the right price.
6 More Powerhouse Engine Upgrades for Your MINI
Created: September 22, 2017
A couple of weeks ago we highlighted 5 Powerhouse Upgrades to Customize Your MINI's engine: Intake Kits, ECU Tuning, Ignition Coils/Spark Plugs, Performance Exhaust & Stage Kits. There were just too many power upgrades for you to fit all in one article...so here are 6 more in Part 2!
Stage Kit Performance Upgrades for Gen1 R50 R52 R53 MINIs
Created: September 06, 2017
Stage kits for your Gen1 R50 R52 R53 will save you time and effort when you choose from our wide selection. The Mini Mania stage kits have been designed with 40 years of background of Mini tuning and racing.
Performance Exhausts Gen2 MINIs R54 R55 R56 R57 R58 R59 R60 R61
Created: September 06, 2017
Performance Exhaust systems for your Gen 2 R555, R56, R57, R58, R59, R60 and R61 MINI Cooper offer better flow with reduced back pressure for improved performance. These systems typically offer a lower deeper tone with a slight increase in sound volume. Some of these systems install at the front flange, the others are spliced in after the secondary catalytic converter or resonator.
Spark Plugs and Socket for Gen3 MINIs F54 F55 F56 F57 F60
Created: September 06, 2017
Improve your Gen 3 F54 F55 F56 F57 F60 MINI's performance by upgrading or replacing its spark plugs and spark plug wires. Its an easy and affordable option to have noticeable performance increases.
Ignition Upgrades for Gen2 MINIs R55 R56 R57 R58 R59 R60 R61
Created: September 06, 2017
Improve your Gen 2 R55 R56 R57 R58 R59 R60 R61 MINI's performance by upgrading or replacing its ignition coils, spark plugs and spark plug wires. Its an easy and affordable option to have noticeable performance increase.
Ignition Upgrades for Gen1 MINIs R50 R52 R53
Created: September 06, 2017
BAM! Improve your Gen 1 R50 R52 R53 MINI's performance by upgrading or replacing its ignition coils, spark plugs and spark plug wires. Its an easy and affordable option to have noticeable performance increase.
ECU Upgrades for Gen3 MINIs F54 F55 F56 F57 F60
Created: September 06, 2017
Our Gen3 ECU Upgrades will make your MINI even more fun to drive (yes, it's possible). Take your MINI's performance to the next level of awesomeness. ECU upgrades become more critical as you add more 'serious' engine upgrades such as Turbos or internal upgrades, but are also effective on a stock Mini.
Created: September 05, 2017
ECU software upgrades skew towards performance by manipulating parameters such as ignition timing, fuel mixture, boost pressure, just to name a few. ECU upgrades become more critical as you add more 'serious' engine upgrades such as Turbos or internal upgrades, but are also...
ECU Upgrades for Gen1 MINIs R50 R52 R53
Created: September 05, 2017
The ECU software upgrade skews the software towards performance by manipulating parameters such as ignition timing, fuel mixture, boost pressure, just to name a few. ECU upgrades become more critical as you add more 'serious' engine upgrades such as Turbos or internal upgrades, but are also...
Created: September 05, 2017
Intake upgrades are all about improving the flow of filtered air into the engine. More air means stronger and more efficient combustion and the net result is more power!
 Intake Kits & Parts for Gen2 MINIs R55 R56 R57 R58 R59 R60 R61
Created: September 05, 2017
The Cold Air Intake upgrade is one of the most common and simplest performance upgrades you can do to your Mini Cooper and Cooper S. Whether it is a simple filter replacement or a complete Intake Kit, these products are 'bolt-on' solutions with no permanent modifications to the...
Intake Kits and Components for Gen1 Minis R50 R52 R53
Created: September 05, 2017
The Cold Air Intake upgrade is one of the most common and simplest performance upgrades you can do to your Mini Cooper and Cooper S. Whether it is a simple filter replacement or a complete Intake Kit, these products are 'bolt-on' solutions with no permanent modifications to the Mini and completely reversible to stock form. Intake upgrades are all about improving the flow of filtered air into the engine. More air means stronger and more efficient combustion and the net result is more power! Intake upgrades are typically more noticeable in the upper rpm range where the stock restrictive intake causes power to fall off. Intake upgrades will typically move the power band closer to redline.
Created: June 09, 2015
MINI Cooper High Performance Stage 4 & 5 KitsThe Mini Cooper S was designed by BMW as a iconic car with everything in mind; economy, looks, style, utility and performance. If you like many of us that would rather have performance on the top of the list, Mini Mania is here to help. Stage 4 ...
MINI Cooper Intercooler Upgrades
Created: March 05, 2015
MINI Cooper Intercooler Upgrades. Understand the basics and the various options to upgrade your 1st or 2nd generation Mini Cooper S
The Big Deal About MINI Cooper Cold Air Intake Upgrades
Created: November 22, 2014
MINI Cooper Cold Air Intake systems for either the Supercharged or Turbocharged MINIs is a great addition. Easy to install . Increased Performance. Better gas mileage.
SuperCharger Types
Created: September 21, 2010
MINI Cooper S engines from 2001 thru 2006 used Superchargers- here is an overview of the types of superchargers
Created: July 23, 2009
More Horsepower for Your MINI Cooper With the modifications to the engine that were suggested in Section 2, it is possible to bring the engine’s power to well over 200 horsepower.
Created: August 08, 2008
The R53 MINI Cooper S Powertrain
MINI Cooper Cold Air Intake - Automatic
Created: April 26, 2007
COLD AIR INTAKE & AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION 2002 - 2006 MINI Cooper S Installation of the ULTRIK Cold Air Intake on the 2002 - 2006 MINI Cooper S with an Automatic Transmission requires an additional step in the installation.
Created: February 08, 2005
Choose a MINI Cooper Stage Kit
Created: May 27, 2004
Compare Mini Mania's Stage II Kit to the John Cooper Works Package