Civic-Powered Old School Mini At The Ring!

Nurburgring miniThis looks like so much fun. Its an old school Mini fitted with a 160hp honda vtec deal from an Civic. The guy is a local and hustle the little mini like a madman through some of the tighter sections of the track. If you’ve ever wondered what a leightweight car with a fast engine looks like at the ring, this is it. It’s also old and blurry but still incredible after all these years.

Bill Caswell is a self-taught racing driver, mechanic, and fabricator, and rose to internet fame taking a $500 Craigslist BMW to a World Rally Championship event in Mexico in March of 2010. His exploits have featured in places like ESPN Magazine, Grassroots Motorsports, NPR Radio, Wired.com and Jalopnik.com. A lifelong fan of rally and motorsport, Caswell famously believes nothing to be impossible.