UPDATE: Seller reports it’s GONE, GONE, GONE to its new home!
UPDATE: Videos available now!!
We’ll send links so you can hear it running and see it running down the road. Just drop us a request…
This nicely upgraded Mk3 Mini now features:
1275cc “A+”-type engine
4-speed, 4 synchro transmission
Cooper S (7.5″) disc brakes
Left hand drive (LHD)
K&N low-restriction air filter on single SU carb
Alloy intake manifold
Center-exit, performance exhaust system w/ twin-tip chrome pipes
Alloy rocker cover
Mamba (lightweight) alloy wheels w/ Falken tires
Small black wheel arches (ie: ‘flares’)
Custom clear rear tail/turn signal lenses (stock ones may be included; need to confirm)
Clear side marker lenses (front)
Locking fuel cap
Chrome license plate light assembly
High mount third brake light
Winged MINI badges on bootlid and bonnet
Twin black sport mirrors
Cobra racing buckets w/ Sparco four-point seatbelt harnesses
Cloth rear seat upholstery
Rear three-point seatbelts
Rokee-style wood dash w/ twin gloveboxes
Sport steering wheel (small) and shift knob
Alloy ‘door furniture’ (window cranks and door pulls) and alloy handbrake handle
Alloy rally-style accelerator pedal
Speakers in door panels and rear parcel shelf
Mk3 model features:
Rollup windows w/ internal door hinges
For increased ventilation, twin dash vents
Also has pop-out side rear windows (ie: as on many, but not all, Mini models)
Mk3 model (mechanical) features include:
Dual-circuit brake master cylinder
Locking steering column
Flaws include: (partial list; more to follow)
missing speaker cover
small gap in upper chrome windshield lock strip.
Reportedly, there’s no externally visible rust.
Full inspection and report to follow.
Runs well, drives well. (Video in motion available on request).
Located in Sherman Oaks, CA 91423
(in San Fernando Valley – above Los Angeles area).
[ ID# BURGUNDY3 ] Asking $8,750.
IMPORTANT NOTE: For a thorough, independent mechanical evaluation by a Mini specialist – which we strongly advise for any Mini you are considering adopting – please contact us for details and recommendations.
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BOTTOM LINE: This is a case where it pays to do your homework. Be careful what you buy, you may not be able to drive it in some states, including California.
UPDATE: Seller reports it’s GONE, GONE, GONE to its new home!Vehicle Details: