The mini is an incredibly popular car, dubbed "the car of the century" by many, with a massive global following. This book helps you make a great car even better, without breaking the bank. Practical and clear information aimed at Mini owners who want to improve their car's performance without spending a huge amount of money. The modifications described relate to simply bolting-on the appropriate mix of alternative (mainly standard) parts, then tuning the engine to the specifications given. Includes advice on gear ratios and uprating brakes. Revised, enlarged and now in color throughout this illustrated book makes decades of professional experience accessible to all.