Category Archives: Mini 60

The Legends Behind The Success of The Mini Cooper

“Sometimes you have to be different to be better.” John Cooper. To generations of people, the word ‘Mini’ is interchangeable with ‘Cooper’. Whilst the original model, designed by Alec Issigonis, fulfilled the BMC’s request for an ‘economical family car’, it was the sportier Mini Cooper...

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Paddy Hopkirk wins the Guild of Motoring Writers President’s Trophy

The Guild of Motoring Writers President’s Trophy This is awarded each year by the Guild President Nick Mason for outstanding achievement in the field of international automobilism. Winner – Patrick Barron Hopkirk MBE! Known to everyone as Paddy, the Belfast born racer cut his teeth in...

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Mini Sport: Building A Community of Mini Specialists Since 1967

Whilst most owners will cite their driving experience or the opportunity to customise their cars as being the joys of owning a classic Mini, it’s the sense of community and the kinship, that heightens the enjoyment of the Mini for people of all ages. One...

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Mini Sport: Building A Community of Mini Specialists Since 1967

Whilst most owners will cite their driving experience or the opportunity to customise their cars as being the joys of owning a classic Mini, it’s the sense of community and the kinship, that heightens the enjoyment of the Mini for people of all ages. One...

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