Bodyshop & Spray Centre

Our Bodyshop

The Mini Sport Bodyshop & Spray Centre is located alongside our service centre and showroom in Padiham, Lancashire. Our body shop & spray centre has been furnished with modern technology and equipment for a remarkable bodywork, every time. With decades under our belt tackling rust, repairs and restorations, our accomplished Bodywork & Spray Centre is renowned as the best at banishing flaws and delivering body work that’s ready for concours.


At Mini Sport we really don’t see any job as being too big or small. From a panel re-spray to a full front-end restoration or complete bare body shell re-spray, our specialists are able to complete every job to your required specifications and the highest standard.

We stock a complete range of genuine and non-genuine Mini body panels. This allows us to promptly replace rusty panels and parts without delay. Please don’t hesitate to contact us today and one of our Mini Sport team will advise you with a no obligation quote.

Our Spray Booth

Mini Sports advanced Spray Booth is equipped with modern technology to provide a polished and professional finish with an edge that is exclusive to you and your Mini. Our spray booth services meet every requirement from touch-ups, panel re-sprays, custom body-kit repainting and complete car re-sprays.


With expert colour matching technology, we can always guarantee the exact paint job you desire. We only ever use premium quality automotive paint, which can be exclusively blended to match any manufacturer colour from around the World. Let your imagination run wild!

Our Body Shells & Assemblies

The Mini has been in our lives since 1959 and with a lot of love for the small car, it’s only fair that almost 60 years after its debut; some Mini’s are in need of a little TLC. At Mini Sport we welcome every


restoration with excitement and accept Minis in all kinds of conditions with demanding barn finds amongst our archive of most popular successes. If you wish to retain the original body shell, despite rust or faults we will completely reconstruct the entire chassis of the car and all surrounding framework without compromising it’s originality or authenticity. Alternatively, if you would prefer to start a fresh, our range of genuine and non-genuine body shells provide the perfect support for your custom build.

Accident Repair

We are always happy to work in co-operation with your insurance company following an accident to repair your Mini. Our work is fuelled by a passion to keep the classic car on the road, this makes accident repair an essential area in what we do.


We believe that no matter how damaged a Mini may be, they should never be scrapped. With a confident team of experts we are able to completely rebuild and repair your Mini back to it’s original, super-cool self.

Our Bodywork Technicians

We treat every classic car restoration as a completely bespoke project with emphasis on quality and excellence. Our highly-trained technicians have demonstrated remarkable skills in bodywork and restoration, which has been recognised as exemplary in the automotive industry.

It is important that your ideas are listened to, so that we can help channel your vision for the dream Mini. We tailor the entire restoration process to meet your desired styling and inform you along the way of your Mini’s transformation.


Our resident Bodyshop guru, Basil Unsworth has gained appreciation amongst the Mini community for his commitment to classic bodywork restoration and his regular maintenance advice in Mini publications like Mini Magazine. Basil will provide unparalleled guidance throughout your Mini’s restoration with tips and tricks to ensure your Mini stays in concours condition.

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