Pennsylvania Will See 2013 Dakar Rally Off-Road Design Package Available at MINI of Pittsburgh

MINI drivers of Pennsylvania now have the opportunity to opt for the Off-Road Design Package inspired by the 2013 Dakar Rally at MINI of Pittsburgh.

Online PR News – 22-November-2012 – Pittsburgh Pennsylvania – The MINI Countryman equipped with the Original MINI Accessories will be serving as more than just the latest Off-Road Design Package for MINI drivers. It has also been nominated to fulfill the role of service support vehicle for the X-Raid Team MINI ALL4 Racing in the 2013 Dakar Rally.

2012 Dakar Rally Champion, Stephane Perterhansel, along with co-driver Jean-Paul Cottret are loading up to defend their title in the 2013 Dakar Rally on January 5.

To help dominate 4,971 miles of desert tracks, gravel roads, and mountain passes throughout Argentina, Chile, and Peru, the X-raid Team and MINI have loaded the MINI Countryman with the Off-Road Design Package.

The package includes all-wheel drive and a four-piece exterior accessories set with silver-colored add-on parts for the front and rear apron side skirts and includes an increased ride height, off-road tires, and special badging.

In addition, the Original MINI Accessories entails 18-inch light-allow wheels, all-weather floor mats, auxiliary headlights, four doors, front and rear wheel mud flaps, a large tailgate, a long wheelbase, a low center of gravity, a protective load compartment cover, run-flat tires, short overhands, and a wide track.

MINI of Pittsburgh is excited to offer the 2013 Dakar Rally-inspired Off-Road Design Package to surround Pennsylvania cities. Stop by the dealership at 4900 Baum Blvd or call 877.299.9045 with any questions.

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