Moonroof vs. Sunroof: What’s the Difference?

February 28th, 2019 by
Relaxed happy woman on summer travel vacation to the coast leaning out car sunroof with the sea on background.

Many people use the terms sunroof and moonroof interchangeably, but did you know there is a difference between the two? While both can let in the fresh Mar Vista air and make the interior of your car feel more open and spacious, there are design differences. Find out how these two popular features differ with MINI of Santa Monica….

Posted in Buyer's Guide, FAQ, Research

Car Personality Test

February 8th, 2019 by
Mini Models Parked in Street

Are you ready for a new vehicle, but are left wondering, “What car should I buy?” At MINI of Santa Monica we can help you answer that question. Your car does more than take you around Los Angeles: it’s a reflection of your personality, taking care of your needs while exuding your distinctive style. You’re drawn to particular models, brands,…

Posted in Buyer's Guide, FAQ

Vegan Restaurants in Culver City

February 5th, 2019 by
Vegetable curry - Indian takeaway

The staff at MINI of Santa Monica is always happy to talk about the latest cars – and the latest places to eat! If you’re in the neighborhood, why not check out some of our favorite vegan restaurants in Culver City that are sure to satisfy any appetite? Featuring fresh ingredients and innovative flavors, you’ll…

2019 MINI Cooper Countryman Specs & Dimensions

January 23rd, 2019 by
2019 MINI Countryman Parked Outside

If you’re interested in a new 2019 MINI Cooper Countryman but you’re worried that it may be too small of a vehicle to suit your active Los Angeles area lifestyle, don’t be. The Countryman is remarkably versatile and surprisingly roomy for a subcompact SUV. Explore the dimensions and specs of the MINI Cooper Countryman, then stop…

What is a Good Interest Rate on a Car Loan?

January 4th, 2019 by
Finance Expert Using Calculator

Looking to avoid paying too much on your car loan? Looking to get a good interest rate on your car loan? MINI of Santa Monica is here to help! Of course, your monthly car loan and your interest rate depends on your credit score. Fortunately, the team at MINI of Santa Monica will break it down. Read more to learn the…

Posted in Buyer's Guide, Tips

Can You Lease a Used Car?

January 4th, 2019 by
Man Driving MINI Convertible with California License Plate

Leasing a used car isn’t common. However, some dealerships do offer it. Generally, used car leases are part of a certified pre-owned program. As of this writing, there are only a few brands that don’t offer used car lease contracts: Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, Ford, and GMC. If you’re interested in leasing a used model, you’ll…

Posted in Buyer's Guide, Tips

2019 MINI Countryman Interior: Space and Features

December 27th, 2018 by
2019 MINI Countryman Interior

If you’re looking for a fun alternative to your traditional small SUV, you’ll want to choose the 2019 MINI Countryman. Spacious, versatile for the whole family, and driver-centric, the 2019 MINI Countryman offers more impressive interior features than the Chevrolet Trax, for example. So, what makes the MINI Countryman a winner in the interior department?…

Some of the Most Popular 2019 MINI Clubman Accessories

December 14th, 2018 by
2019 MINI Clubman Parked Indoors

One of the most exciting parts of owning a MINI Cooper Clubman is customizing it to your preferences. MINI is a division of BMW, so you know its accessories and parts are diverse and high-quality. Whether you want to accentuate the sporty nature of your MINI Clubman or add a little more practicality to its…

MINI Cooper Reliability

December 3rd, 2018 by
Blue MINI Cooper on road

One of the most common questions Los Angeles shoppers ask us is, “Are MINI Coopers reliable?” With comprehensive coverage, impressive safety ratings, and an award-winning reputation, MINI is one of the most reliable car brands around. From the MINI Cooper Base to the MINI Clubman to the MINI Countryman, each offers superior warranty protection and safety…

What Are Some 2019 MINI Cooper Countryman Accessories?

November 16th, 2018 by
2019 MINI Cooper Countryman Interior

You’d expect nothing less than a generous selection of accessories from a division of BMW — and that’s what MINI offers. MINI of Santa Monica, an authorized MINI dealer near Los Angeles and Culver City, is your source for MINI Cooper Countryman accessories. Whether you’re shopping for a new steering wheel or tires that are manufactured by MINI, we can…

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