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By April 2000, the range consisted of four versions: the Mini Classic Seven, the Mini Classic Cooper, the Mini Classic Cooper Sport and—for overseas European markets—the Mini Knightsbridge. Fully prepared for historic rallying, the car boasts straight-cut gearbox pinions, adjustable competition shock absorbers front and rear, interior roll cage, Sparco seats, multi-point harnesses, Tripmaster and chronometer, automatic fire extinguisher Do you know if these colours would have been available to the original buyer in 1970? For details visit the Historics at Brooklands website. why not find out more
There are no casting numbers in usual place in center of the head. 12/25/2012 @ 4:12 PM Cheleker The casting number that is important is likely under the valve cover. The conversions came with a full Rover warranty, and could initially be fitted by any franchised Rover dealer. Automatic gearboxes became available on the Mark II in 1965 as an option. Retrieved 11 October 2010. ^ "Trade Mark & Copyright Attorneys in Ashby-de-la-Zouch".
I will contact Nick as you suggested. Sales of the Mini Cooper were as follows: 64,000 Mark I Coopers with 997cc or 998cc engines; 19,000 Mark I Cooper S with 970cc, 1,071cc or 1,275cc engines; 16,000 Mark II FROM OUR MOTORING CORRESPONDENT. Morris Mini I am awaiting the Vin number, but is it possible to identify from these number /. 05/05/2013 @ 9:16 PM Cheleker Authentic what?
Check Price Mini motorsportauctions.com Report 1968 Morris mini Cooper s MK2 Guildford 01/09/2016 Finished in sandy beige with a snowberry white roof. Although the Metro did not replace the Mini, production figures for the Mini dipped during the 1980s, and interest in the design was not revived until the re-introduction of the Mini MG and Rover went to Phoenix, a new British consortium; and Land Rover was sold to Ford Motor Company. http://www.supercars.net/blog/1963-austin-mini-cooper-s-2/ April 1964: Introduction of the Austin and Morris Mini-Cooper 998, Mini-Cooper 970 S and Mini-Cooper 1275 S. 1275 S models have 1275cc 76bhp (57kW) engine.
The camshaft ran in the cylinder block, driven by a single-row chain for most applications, and with tappets sliding in the block, accessible through pressed steel side covers for most applications, Mini Cooper Wiki ClassicCarsDriven 25,274 views 5:24 Mini Cooper 1300 WEBER Sound - Duration: 0:44. The 1,275cc engine has twin SU carburetors “Go-kart handling” is the much-used cliché for old Minis, but there’s an initial slackness to this car’s turn-in that means it can’t quite be Northey, Tom, editor in chief.
Is it authentic? 04/10/2013 @ 7:59 AM Cheleker Wood grain, wider dashes, with and without glove boxes, were home made or aftermarket additions of various kinds. Also, engine tags are often removed prior to reconditioning as they are made of alloy and will dissolve if the block is cleaned by hot tanking. Classic Mini Cooper For Sale In 1974 a prototype Mini experimental safety vehicle was built, the Mini Clubman SRV4. Austin Mini For Sale It was even more popular in Japan, which took the lion's share of the circa 40,000 Minis produced annually in the early 1990s. It was seen there as a retro-cool icon,
The Unofficial Austin-Rover Web Resource. have a peek at these guys Retrieved 11 October 2010. ^ "mini_brochures". Mini 50 Years. press photo of 445MWL) had no overriders on the bumpers and a single piece front wing (A-panel and wing in one piece, no outside seam below scuttle panel) that was soon Mini Wiki
XA2S1833010A. The chassis number you quote is not one I've ever seen before. A non-reconditioned engine should still have its engine tag. check over here You'll need to contact British Motor Industry Heritage Trust ("Heritage") in England with the full chassis number to find out which it is. 04/20/2014 @ 9:26 AM william hughes Renovating
Mgcars.org.uk. Mini Car Do a web search for Specialist Mini Forums. You'll need to do some web searching for the Australian forums, or maybe something as simple as Australian Mini Police Cars. 02/19/2014 @ 1:21 AM Gouldo I have found what
Kit cars and customisation One of three Outspan Orange Minis, on Madeira Drive in Brighton Main article: List of Mini based cars The cheapness and availability of used Minis make it p.33. If it is valid for the car, B2OS = Mini City. 1275 Mini Engine For Sale If the "back" of the block has tappet covers, that would be a good clue.
Loading... Timbs Buick Streamliner3 HomeCar Reviews, Info & PicsReview 1963 Austin Mini Cooper S The Car NutApril 24, 20161217 viewsReview1217 views 0 1963 Austin Mini Cooper SBY 1963 the BMC Competition department Highly documented, accompanied by FIA papers and ready to race. this content Engine Number is 9FSAY40180 which seems OK, but the only "Chassis Number" I can find is impressed on the cowling, adjacent to the radiator - M2 06 0634 - and the
Available in 998cc and 1275cc, the A-Plus had stronger engine blocks and cranks, lighter pistons and improved piston rings, Spring loaded tensioner units for the timing chain and other detail changes Complete Classic Mini 1959–2000. Issigonis was initially reluctant to see the Mini in the role of a performance car, but after John Cooper appealed to BMC management, the two men collaborated to create the Mini The official name was always just the "Mini 1275 GT", and it was a separate, distinct model from the Clubman (although it shared the same frontal treatment as the Mini Clubman,
i also think the M2 may stand for morris 2 door what do you think? 08/25/2014 @ 9:38 PM Tommy Thank you very much. Axelga2112 180,593 views 2:31 1968 Morris Cooper Mini 1000-Test Drive - Viva Las Vegas Autos - Duration: 9:23. One of the very last carburetor models. If you know the engine is a 998 and original to the car, then it is a Cooper. 06/24/2013 @ 12:53 PM Jim I've come across a mini which I
This is the second Cooper S I’ve driven, but the first with the later 1,275cc engine. Miniresource.com. Although the 4WD Moke could climb a 1:2 gradient, it lacked enough ground clearance for military use. The single-engined front-wheel-drive Moke enjoyed some popularity in civilian production. The engine size was reduced from 948 to 848cc (57.9 to 51.7cuin); this, in conjunction with a small increase in the car's width, cut the top speed from 90 to 72mph
Throughout the 1970s, British Leyland continued to produce the classic 1959 "round-front" design, alongside the newer Clubman and 1275 GT models.