Monthly Archives: February 2017

Completed: John Cooper Works Mini Cooper S Restoration

Check our finished restoration on Alex Munday’s 1996 John Cooper Works Mini Cooper S! We have once again saved the day, keeping another Mini on our roads, and Alex couldn’t be happier as he shared with us the warming story behind this Mini’s time with us here at Mini Sport: “Like so many my first and second cars were Mini’s, inspired by the Italian Job Movie as a ......
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From Zero-to-Hero: Mini Cooper S Restoration

Back in March, we were tasked with a restoration on quite a special Mini indeed… Alex Munday’s 1996 John Cooper Works Mini Cooper S, an original from the John Cooper Garages, production number 79, and supposedly previously owned by British rally driver, Alistair McRae! When following his life-long love of Mini’s Alex purchased this Cooper for family adventures, it came as a devastating blow when he brought it ......
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Mini Sport Mini Cup Test Day

This weekend saw the  Mini Sport Mini Cup test day at Curborough Sprint Course, Lichfield where the 2017 competitors got the opportunity to break their Minis in ahead of the first round of the cup on the 19th of March. Staying dry and windy for the majority of the day, it was a fantastic day out and the crews all left happily anticipating the AGBO ......
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Mini Sport at the HRCR Awards Presentation Evening

      Last Saturday saw the competitors of the 2016 Mini Sport Mini Cup descend upon Hellidon Lakes Golf & Spa Hotel for the annual HRCR Awards Presentation Evening, there were plenty of awards dished out and a fantastic evening was had by all! Perhaps most notably for 2016 Mini Sport Mini Cup Champions Clive King and Anton Bird, who certainly cleared up in the ......
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