MINI TAKES THE STATES 2012 (MTTS)

  • July 4, 2012 · 9:00 AM

JULY 4- JULY 15 AN EAST COAST TO WEST COAST MINI RALLY. MINI USA IS DOING THEIR USUAL FRUSTRATING JOB OF RELEASING INFORMATION ABOUT THE 2012 EVENT BUT SOME INFORMATION HAS LEAKED OUT. THIS MAY CHANGE WHEN WE GET THE FINAL VERSION. Starting in New York on July 4th. The rumor is that there will be autocrosses in the following cities: Philadelphia, Nashville, Chicago, Los Angeles. It is also rumored that the route will go to the National Harbor on July 4th for fireworks. MOB would like to sponsor a run for C3M to head down to the festivities. (Details still need to be worked out and will be posted as soon as they are firmed up.) The following list of cities and dates was posted on Motoring Alliance and Motoring File. MINI USA said that this is preliminary information and both cities and dates may change! New York 7/4, Washington, DC 7/4, Charlotte, NC 7/5, Nashville, TN 7/6, Louisville, KY 7/7, Chicago, IL 7/8, Omaha, NE 7/9, Denver, CO 7/10, Santa Fe, NM 7/11, Phoenix, AZ 7/12, San Diego, CA 7/13, Los Angeles, CA 7/14-7/15. This information is only meant to give everyone a heads up and may change by the time MINI USA finally releases the final plan.

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  • A former member
    A former member

    DC to the Dragon by way of Charlotte, NC was fantastic! In Two years I will def try to hit more stops.

    July 26, 2012

  • Obsessive

    Great event, will definately go next time.

    July 8, 2012

  • Obsessive

    Finalized plan but have lost 2 co-pilots in as many days! Will be going through Louisville and then home Sunday. See you all there, and yes, I will be in the roadster, I may need to make up some time here and there.

    June 28, 2012

  • Bert

    DC event, DC to Charlotte, and Charlotte only to the Dragon, then home.

    June 13, 2012

  • robottgirl

    going all the way to ky then heading home.

    June 12, 2012

  • Laura

    Please check the updated information I just posted.

    June 12, 2012

  • Tom L.

    Everyone please check out the information Laura posted regarding MINI of Annapolis' event in conjunction with MTTS. http://www.meetup.com/Central-Maryland-MINI-Motorists/messages/boards/thread/21688952/post/76120102/?hash=76120102#[masked]

    June 10, 2012

  • Jim C.

    We're doing the whole enchilada. It'll be my first east-to-west road trip.

    June 8, 2012

  • Tom L.

    Yes, Carol and I are.

    June 7, 2012

  • La S.

    Is anyone doing the first leg: NJ - Philly - DC ?

    June 4, 2012

  • Brian N.

    My plans are to do the DC to Louisville portions. I have made reservations at the following hotels. These are the hotels that I have reservations at:
    Aloft Charlotte Uptown - MTTS Host hotel
    Hutton Hotel Nashville - MTTS Host hotel
    Courtyard Marriott Louisville - the MTTS Host hotel was sold out so I chose one that was close.

    May 21, 2012

  • Tom L.

    The MOB side event does not look like it is going to happen. It would help for planning purposes if everyone that has registered would let us know where they are going to start, where they are going to pick up the MTTS group, and how many cities you are going to do. Right now I am hoping to start in NJ and make it to Louisville. We'll see.

    May 20, 2012

  • Tom L.

    Well, MINI USA finally announced details for the event and registration is open:
    http://www.tpgevents.com/registration/minitakesthestates2012/home.cfm

    April 5, 2012

  • Tom L.

    Rumor is that MINI USA will be releasing additonal details on Tuesday, March 27th. We will post the info as soon as it is received.

    March 24, 2012

  • Tom L.

    Day 1 ? Wed July 4?NY to DC (via Philadelphia)
    Day 2 ? Thurs July 5?DC to Charlotte
    Day 3 ? Fri July 6?Charlotte to Nashville
    Day 4 ? Sat July 7?Nashville to Louisville
    Day 5 ? Sun July 8?Louisville to Chicago
    Day 6 ?Mon July 9?Chicago to Des Moines
    Day 7 ?Tues July 10?Des Moines to Lincoln
    Day 8 ?Wed July 11?Lincoln to Denver
    Day 9 ?Thurs July 12?Denver to Albuquerque
    Day 10 ?Fri July 13?Albuquerque to Phoenix
    Day 11 ?Sat July 14?Phoenix to Los Angeles
    Day 12?Sun July 15?Los Angeles

    March 23, 2012

  • John (aka j.

    Tom, I "borrowed" your post and put it up in the Carlisle MINI site, I'll keep an eye on both and maybe we could join C3M on the run to The National Harbor for the fireworks. Thanks for posting this!!
    See you at MOTD 10! WOOT

    February 25, 2012

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