Hello - MINI Cooper Forum
Go Back   MINI Cooper Forum > All Models & Variants > Welcome New Members


Welcome New Members New members, please introduce yourself here. Tell us a bit about you and your Mini.

Mini2.com is the premier Mini Cooper Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Rate Thread
  #1 (permalink)  
Old Oct 21st, 2012, 07:17 PM
MINI2 Newbie
Offline
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: South Wales
Posts: 25
Local Time: 12:10 PM
United Kingdom Male
Hello

Hi

I have been lurking around here for a while now so I thought it about time to pop in and introduce myself.
Ordered a new mini last month with delivery expected in November. Just counting down the days to it's arrival now!
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2 (permalink)  
Old Oct 21st, 2012, 09:15 PM
MINI2 Premium Member
MINI2 Master
Online
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Posts: 3,170
Local Time: 12:10 PM
United Kingdom Male
Mine came 2 months early so you could be picking yours up tomorrow
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old Oct 22nd, 2012, 05:43 AM
MINI2 Newbie
Offline
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: South Wales
Posts: 25
Local Time: 12:10 PM
United Kingdom Male
I'm expecting a build next week with delivery the following week.

2.0 SD Highgate Convertible, Iced Chocolate, Dark Truffle with Media Pack, Convertible Pack, Chili Pack, Comfort Access.
Reply With Quote
  #4 (permalink)  
Old Oct 22nd, 2012, 09:36 AM
minicore's Avatar
MINI2 Premium Member
Super Moderator
Offline
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: Lancashire
Posts: 4,638
Local Time: 01:10 PM
United Kingdom Male View minicore's Chili Red & Body Color 2nd Gen MINI John Cooper Works Profile
Congrats and welcome! I especially love the interior on the Highgate, and the car should look brilliant with the brown roof.
Reply With Quote
  #5 (permalink)  
Old Oct 22nd, 2012, 09:53 AM
MINI2 Newbie
Offline
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: South Wales
Posts: 25
Local Time: 12:10 PM
United Kingdom Male
Thanks minicore
We spent a long time looking at colour combinations at then we found the Highgate and it ticked all the boxes.

2.0 SD Highgate Convertible, Iced Chocolate, Dark Truffle with Media Pack, Convertible Pack, Chili Pack, Comfort Access.
Reply With Quote
  #6 (permalink)  
Old Oct 22nd, 2012, 05:27 PM
MINI2 Newbie
Offline
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: South Wales
Posts: 25
Local Time: 12:10 PM
United Kingdom Male
Dealer informed me today that it was being built this week so I should see it early November. Not long to go now !

2.0 SD Highgate Convertible, Iced Chocolate, Dark Truffle with Media Pack, Convertible Pack, Chili Pack, Comfort Access.
Reply With Quote
  #7 (permalink)  
Old Oct 29th, 2012, 01:32 PM
MINI2 Newbie
Offline
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: South Wales
Posts: 25
Local Time: 12:10 PM
United Kingdom Male
Just spoke to my dealer for my weekly update. Car is currently being made (in bodyshop) and he expects it to be finished in a few days. If everything goes to plan I should get it sometime next week. Not long to go now!

2.0 SD Highgate Convertible, Iced Chocolate, Dark Truffle with Media Pack, Convertible Pack, Chili Pack, Comfort Access.
Reply With Quote
  #8 (permalink)  
Old Nov 2nd, 2012, 06:19 PM
MINI2 Newbie
Offline
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: South Wales
Posts: 25
Local Time: 12:10 PM
United Kingdom Male
Dealer rang to confirm that the car had been built and it was on route to them. They are expecting it early next week so I should get it end of next week. Yippee!

2.0 SD Highgate Convertible, Iced Chocolate, Dark Truffle with Media Pack, Convertible Pack, Chili Pack, Comfort Access.
Reply With Quote
  #9 (permalink)  
Old Nov 4th, 2012, 09:00 AM
Tigercub's Avatar
MINI2 Regular
Offline
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Staffordshire
Posts: 224
Local Time: 01:10 PM
United Kingdom Male View Tigercub's Midnight Black & Chili Red 2nd Gen MINI John Cooper Works Profile
Great! And welcome.
Reply With Quote
  #10 (permalink)  
Old Nov 7th, 2012, 06:46 PM
MINI2 Newbie
Offline
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: South Wales
Posts: 25
Local Time: 12:10 PM
United Kingdom Male
Thanks Tigercub. If everything goes to plan Saturday is collection day!

2.0 SD Highgate Convertible, Iced Chocolate, Dark Truffle with Media Pack, Convertible Pack, Chili Pack, Comfort Access.
Reply With Quote
  #11 (permalink)  
Old Nov 11th, 2012, 04:25 PM
MINI2 Newbie
Offline
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: South Wales
Posts: 25
Local Time: 12:10 PM
United Kingdom Male
Collected her yesterday - she is absolutely gorgeous! I will post some pictures of her as soon as I can work out how!

2.0 SD Highgate Convertible, Iced Chocolate, Dark Truffle with Media Pack, Convertible Pack, Chili Pack, Comfort Access.
Reply With Quote
  #12 (permalink)  
Old Nov 12th, 2012, 07:19 PM
MINI2 Newbie
Offline
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: South Wales
Posts: 25
Local Time: 12:10 PM
United Kingdom Male
Some pictures are attached....hopefully!
Millie Photos by martinpllummer | Photobucket

2.0 SD Highgate Convertible, Iced Chocolate, Dark Truffle with Media Pack, Convertible Pack, Chili Pack, Comfort Access.
Reply With Quote
  #13 (permalink)  
Old Nov 12th, 2012, 09:15 PM
MINI2 Premium Member
MINI2 Master
Online
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Posts: 3,170
Local Time: 12:10 PM
United Kingdom Male
Very nice interior, like the colour, hot chocy or toffee?
Reply With Quote
  #14 (permalink)  
Old Nov 13th, 2012, 05:49 AM
MINI2 Newbie
Offline
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: South Wales
Posts: 25
Local Time: 12:10 PM
United Kingdom Male
Quote: Originally Posted by The Nun (original)
Very nice interior, like the colour, hot chocy or toffee?

Thanks. It's called truffle but it's a dark chocolate colour, more so than toffee.

2.0 SD Highgate Convertible, Iced Chocolate, Dark Truffle with Media Pack, Convertible Pack, Chili Pack, Comfort Access.
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

» Recent Threads
Powe steering pump fan
Aug 26th, 2014 06:42 PM
Last post by rsk289
Today 11:35 AM
4 Replies, 694 Views
heated windscreen
Today 11:19 AM
Last post by rob955triumph
Today 11:19 AM
0 Replies, 17 Views
Oil Consuption
Today 09:41 AM
Last post by dave_282
Today 10:50 AM
2 Replies, 55 Views
Boost Gauge
Today 09:10 AM
Last post by eddie9919
Today 09:10 AM
0 Replies, 67 Views
Sudden Clutch Failure @48K miles
Yesterday 10:01 PM
by bofus
Last post by The Nun
Today 08:35 AM
1 Replies, 123 Views
Ch4 Hollyoaks Train Crash...... (with a Mini)
Yesterday 02:47 PM
by mab01uk
Last post by Mid Life Mini
Today 06:52 AM
2 Replies, 157 Views
egr valve?
Nov 19th, 2014 09:37 PM
Last post by jones2788
Yesterday 07:09 PM
2 Replies, 302 Views
coolant liquid above max
Yesterday 05:53 PM
by genik
Last post by Dermottdog
Yesterday 06:45 PM
1 Replies, 117 Views
engine will not start properly
Aug 12th, 2014 03:37 PM
by genik
Last post by genik
Yesterday 05:50 PM
3 Replies, 663 Views
behind the intake manifold
Yesterday 05:47 PM
by genik
Last post by genik
Yesterday 05:47 PM
0 Replies, 91 Views
Mini dealer or Independant for used Mini - Southern Ontario
Yesterday 05:01 PM
by Avro
Last post by Avro
Yesterday 05:01 PM
0 Replies, 101 Views
More Ship Tracking
Jul 24th, 2005 11:25 PM
by nclorax
Last post by wh1tby
Yesterday 04:18 PM
29 Replies, 23,401 Views
The Mini Story at the BMW Museum
Yesterday 03:20 PM
by mab01uk
Last post by mab01uk
Yesterday 03:20 PM
0 Replies, 122 Views
window problem can't find fix
Nov 22nd, 2014 02:02 PM
by Bryno
Last post by heathwebbo
Yesterday 02:41 PM
3 Replies, 265 Views
Correct tyre pressure
Yesterday 11:00 AM
by Niv2
Last post by The Nun
Yesterday 02:10 PM
3 Replies, 154 Views
k&n air filters/induction kits - mini one r50
Yesterday 01:35 PM
by JDallow
Last post by JDallow
Yesterday 01:35 PM
0 Replies, 106 Views
Intercooler
Yesterday 11:13 AM
Last post by Kbizzle84
Yesterday 11:13 AM
0 Replies, 110 Views
Tightest Parallel Park Record Broken By China’S Han Yue - Guinness World Records
Yesterday 11:06 AM
by mab01uk
Last post by mab01uk
Yesterday 11:06 AM
0 Replies, 107 Views
BMW 2012 mini one LCI 1.6 petrol
Yesterday 10:58 AM
Last post by baines.j2
Yesterday 10:58 AM
0 Replies, 106 Views
Transmission failed
Nov 12th, 2014 12:48 PM
Last post by mab01uk
Yesterday 10:57 AM
3 Replies, 449 Views
» Premium
» Auto Insurance
» Wheel & Tire Center

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.1

All times are GMT. The time now is 12:10 PM.



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