MINI Mandela Day – Amakhaya Home

MINI Mandela Day – Amakhaya Home

Charity
  Mandela Day.....an annual international day in honour of Nelson Mandela, celebrated each 18 July (on Mandela's birthday...and mine!!).  The day was officially declared by the United Nations in November 2009, since then it has been celebrated every year worldwide.     MINI Drivers SA organised a Charity event for Mandela Day together with all the crazy MINIacs out there on the 20th of July 2013. MINIacs from all over South Africa gathered on Saturday morning at Auto Alpina MINI in Boksburg.  Thank goodness for the warm fresh coffee and the muffins, because it was a bit cold that morning.     At about 10:00 we all left in a big convoy on our way to the Amakhaya/Rethabile Children's and Community Project, situated in Lenasia Johannesburg.  The Home is managed and founded by…
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MINI Paceman Launch and #ManDAY

MINI Paceman Launch and #ManDAY

Cars
  Yesterday (20 May 2013) was ManDay, for those of you who don't know what ManDay was, it was the official day to go test drive the new MINI Paceman!  Yeah!! On the 9th of May 2013 MINI South Africa held the launch of the new Paceman at Krameverville, Sandton.  Just like the MINI Roadster Launch this was also a night event, filled with fun, lots of  manly games, good food, DJ Fresh, Gold Fish, Euphonik, 5FM's KB and then of course the one and only MINI Paceman. Arriving at the launch, we were warmly welcomed with a mojito (Virgin of course, or Nojito, if you want) and juice, with a nice sunset view of Sandton City in the background, perfect, like everything else MINI does!     Later the evening,…
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