Does your Mini have a name? - MINI Cooper Forum
Go Back   MINI Cooper Forum > All Models & Variants > General Discussion


General Discussion Use this forum to discuss MINI topics which are not related to other forums. Posts may be moved from here to alternative forums by the moderators without notice

Mini2.com is the premier Mini Cooper Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Mini HQ - Terrible ethics for the customer. jobforacowgirl Dealership Feedback 11 May 22nd, 2014 05:36 AM
Brands Hatch Mini Festival 22/23 June 2013 mab01uk Mini Events 20 Jun 23rd, 2013 10:03 PM
Brooklands Mini Day Sunday, March 24, 2013 mab01uk Mini Events 11 Apr 5th, 2013 06:11 PM
Service Schedules adham General Discussion 1 Oct 1st, 2012 05:46 PM
Mini Australia service chilld Dealership Feedback 4 Sep 4th, 2012 05:29 AM

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Rate Thread
  #1 (permalink)  
Old Mar 25th, 2014, 10:00 PM
MINI2 Newbie
Offline
 
Join Date: Mar 2014
Posts: 5
Local Time: 06:46 PM
Does your Mini have a name?

Hi all,

I'm getting my 2011 Mini Cooper cabrio on Tuesday which got me wondering whether people on here have given their Mini a name.

Do people just call it "the mini" or do you refer to it with a tag that's more personal?

Thanks!
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	image.jpg
Views:	118
Size:	78.4 KB
ID:	171442  
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2 (permalink)  
Old Mar 25th, 2014, 10:07 PM
Shaunf's Avatar
MINI2 Regular
Offline
 
Join Date: Feb 2013
Location: Hampshire, UK
Posts: 54
Local Time: 06:46 PM
United Kingdom Male
Nice car there, and no name for mine.
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old Mar 26th, 2014, 11:08 AM
MINI2 Premium Member
MINI2 Master
Offline
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Posts: 3,029
Local Time: 06:46 PM
United Kingdom Male
I just call it my car, nothing else, why on earth give it a name, some folk dont even call their wife by their name, just she.
Reply With Quote
  #4 (permalink)  
Old Mar 26th, 2014, 01:08 PM
MINI2 Newbie
Offline
 
Join Date: Feb 2014
Posts: 12
Local Time: 06:46 PM
United Kingdom
I call it "Seven". Mine is a Mini One Seven.
Reply With Quote
  #5 (permalink)  
Old Mar 26th, 2014, 01:27 PM
MINI2 Newbie
Offline
 
Join Date: Mar 2014
Posts: 27
Local Time: 06:46 PM
United Kingdom
i call my current car herbert. no idea wy, he just felt like a herbert :-)
Reply With Quote
  #6 (permalink)  
Old Mar 30th, 2014, 12:38 PM
MINI2 Regular
Online
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Posts: 77
Local Time: 06:46 PM
United Kingdom
ALICE COOPER because it rocks
Reply With Quote
  #7 (permalink)  
Old Mar 30th, 2014, 10:13 PM
MINI2 Newbie
Offline
 
Join Date: Feb 2014
Posts: 3
Local Time: 06:46 PM
United Kingdom
I call mine "little geek"..partly because of the plate and after Sheldon cooper...
Reply With Quote
  #8 (permalink)  
Old Mar 31st, 2014, 03:19 AM
Has met Quack Quack Jack
MINI2 Newbie
Offline
 
Join Date: Mar 2014
Location: LV, NV
Posts: 15
Local Time: 01:46 PM
United States Male
I call mine "Rocket" on Fuelly so I guess that's the name I use for my R53.
Reply With Quote
  #9 (permalink)  
Old Mar 31st, 2014, 02:33 PM
Cadfael_Tex's Avatar
LT Zippy
Offline
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: South Plains of TX
Posts: 201
Local Time: 12:46 PM
United States View Cadfael_Tex's Astro Black & Black 1st Gen MINI Cooper S Convertible Profile
Keira (after the actress) because she's a dark, beautiful lady with slender R52 lines

(In my mind, trucks have boys names and cars have girl names for some reason)
Reply With Quote
  #10 (permalink)  
Old Apr 2nd, 2014, 08:40 PM
MINI2 Newbie
Offline
 
Join Date: Mar 2014
Posts: 1
Local Time: 12:46 PM
United States
Hi there, first time posting. I call my new/used 2006 Mini, Yoda. He is small, green and powerful..and I am a nerd.
Reply With Quote
  #11 (permalink)  
Old Apr 2nd, 2014, 09:45 PM
NottsaboutMINI's Avatar
GrandMaster P
Offline
 
Join Date: Apr 2014
Location: Nottingham England
Posts: 21
Local Time: 06:46 PM
England Male
England Does your MINI have a name?

Yes of course she has a name shes called Jesse and shes filthy.
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	20140309_172113.jpg
Views:	73
Size:	60.6 KB
ID:	171842   Click image for larger version

Name:	20140309_172053.jpg
Views:	75
Size:	73.3 KB
ID:	171850  
Reply With Quote
  #12 (permalink)  
Old Apr 3rd, 2014, 07:00 AM
MINI2 Regular
Offline
 
Join Date: May 2013
Location: Adelaide, Australia
Posts: 53
Local Time: 05:46 PM
Australia
New Zealand

My wife sometimes refers to her Mini as the "Red Terror", but I secretly think that the name relates to the way she drives and what other road users think about her!
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	Mini Cooper S.jpg
Views:	83
Size:	45.6 KB
ID:	171914  

2009 R56 Mini Cooper S: Chili Red, Black Roof, Black Wheels, ASC+T, SatNav, Very Cute!
Reply With Quote
  #13 (permalink)  
Old Apr 3rd, 2014, 06:29 PM
Rookie
Offline
 
Join Date: Apr 2014
Posts: 14
Local Time: 06:46 PM
United Kingdom
Never
Reply With Quote
  #14 (permalink)  
Old Apr 4th, 2014, 08:21 PM
MINI2 Newbie
Offline
 
Join Date: Apr 2014
Posts: 1
Local Time: 10:46 AM
United States
My kid named our Mini "Lil Miss Racy Casey" when I took us on our first zippy ride around town. She's just as cute as her name
Reply With Quote
  #15 (permalink)  
Old Apr 4th, 2014, 10:17 PM
MINI2 Newbie
Offline
 
Join Date: Mar 2014
Posts: 4
Local Time: 02:46 PM
Canada
We call ours Pepper, pepper white obviously
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Mini HQ - Terrible ethics for the customer. jobforacowgirl Dealership Feedback 11 May 22nd, 2014 05:36 AM
Brands Hatch Mini Festival 22/23 June 2013 mab01uk Mini Events 20 Jun 23rd, 2013 10:03 PM
Brooklands Mini Day Sunday, March 24, 2013 mab01uk Mini Events 11 Apr 5th, 2013 06:11 PM
Service Schedules adham General Discussion 1 Oct 1st, 2012 05:46 PM
Mini Australia service chilld Dealership Feedback 4 Sep 4th, 2012 05:29 AM

» Hot Topics This Week
Mini Cooper N/A rally build - (94 replies)
Naming your MINI? - (78 replies)
Ok so who has ordered an F56 MCS? - (46 replies)
New Online Magazine for Track Day Enthusiasts - (24 replies)
Standard radio plays MP3? - (21 replies)
» Recent Threads
Factory JCW thermostat housing
Today 09:39 AM
by nimpy
Last post by Caveman
Today 04:48 PM
1 Replies, 61 Views
Please help me find my MINI!!
Today 04:07 PM
by mazeone
Last post by Caveman
Today 04:37 PM
1 Replies, 26 Views
Odd Logbook
Today 01:49 PM
Last post by fumanchu
Today 01:49 PM
0 Replies, 54 Views
Bulbs behind heater controls
Today 09:43 AM
Last post by ScreamMini
Today 09:43 AM
0 Replies, 86 Views
Naming your MINI?
Nov 22nd, 2011 06:02 AM
by wozzauk
Last post by noithatvanphong60
Today 07:56 AM
78 Replies, 21,936 Views
Mini Button
Today 07:16 AM
Last post by minifan90
Today 07:16 AM
0 Replies, 97 Views
Just bought a EB mini cooper S 2003
Yesterday 08:48 PM
Last post by pastytreat
Yesterday 10:42 PM
2 Replies, 201 Views
Mini Cooper N/A rally build
Apr 10th, 2012 02:08 PM
Last post by Rally370
Yesterday 10:21 PM
94 Replies, 35,992 Views
Information about visibility pack
Mar 23rd, 2014 02:13 AM
by olivier
Last post by ExclusiveWorkshops
Yesterday 09:37 PM
7 Replies, 1,248 Views
Looking to replace crankshaft or having original machined.
Yesterday 09:26 PM
by Zgenius
Last post by Zgenius
Yesterday 09:26 PM
0 Replies, 200 Views
New Owner
Yesterday 08:59 PM
Last post by pastytreat
Yesterday 08:59 PM
0 Replies, 126 Views
Need help with keys
Sep 7th, 2014 09:09 PM
Last post by ExclusiveWorkshops
Yesterday 07:56 PM
1 Replies, 338 Views
Mini Cooper S 05 wheels
Sep 10th, 2014 12:40 PM
by DexterW
Last post by ExclusiveWorkshops
Yesterday 07:51 PM
4 Replies, 332 Views
Mini Rocketman Is Back?
Yesterday 07:05 PM
by mab01uk
Last post by mab01uk
Yesterday 07:05 PM
0 Replies, 127 Views
Mini Cooper R56 Radio Problem
Apr 1st, 2013 05:38 PM
Last post by Dooper09
Yesterday 05:01 PM
2 Replies, 1,945 Views
Thinking of getting a 2011base
Yesterday 04:54 PM
by kllrbee
Last post by kllrbee
Yesterday 04:54 PM
0 Replies, 256 Views
2nd hand mini experience
May 22nd, 2014 05:57 PM
Last post by minifan90
Yesterday 01:17 PM
6 Replies, 1,484 Views
Top 10 Cheapest Convertibles
Sep 19th, 2013 11:19 PM
Last post by minifan90
Yesterday 01:15 PM
4 Replies, 7,343 Views
Need Help Protecting My Mini
Aug 28th, 2014 09:26 PM
Last post by mikeyt
Yesterday 12:50 PM
3 Replies, 614 Views
2015 Countryman
Aug 31st, 2014 12:59 PM
by Sophia7
Last post by mikeyt
Yesterday 12:45 PM
1 Replies, 395 Views
» Premium
» Auto Insurance
» Wheel & Tire Center

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.1

All times are GMT. The time now is 05:46 PM.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
SEO by vBSEO 3.3.2