IP to award Mini Cooper auto

Aug 12, 2003 4:15 AM

The Imperial Palace Hotel & Casino wants to put you behind the wheel of biggest little thing to come along in some time ”” a 2003 Mini Cooper.

The trendy remake of a popular British car has been on hot lists across the country since its reintroduction by BMW and being featured in the hit film "The Italian Job.

Now, slot players have a chance to take home their very own Mini Cooper.

The royal blue Mini with white checkered detail is the grand prize in the Imperial Palace’s Five Times Pay slot machine pit. To win the car, players must play three coins on the 25-cent machines and land three Five Times Pay logos on the payline.

Other casino activities include the Cool Cash Summer Blast daily slot tournament running through Aug. 28; the $50,000 Stars, Stripes and Sevens slot tournament Sept. 7 - 9; and the $20,000 Bone Shaker craps tournament Nov. 7 - 9. Also, visit Imperial Palace’s all new Legends Pit featuring celebrity impersonating Dealertainers and the Champagne Pit with a throwback theme to the days of the Rat Pack.