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1961 Austin MiniReview

Greatest Little Car — my 1961 rally replica great looking car turned heads where ever she went. only 1000cc engine but very quick at standing starts. had it re-sprayed in almond green with old english white roof. 10x6 inch wheels make for great grip on the road especially when keeping your foot down while gooing round corners. not much space inside dew to bucket seats and roll cage, so roof rack looked good and also useful brought it up to same hight as a normal car.

Pros: great handling stands out in a crowd

Cons: top speed

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1961 Austin MiniReview

First Car I Owned (and It Was A 59' Clubman Est...with The Wood!) — A fun first car, changing gear was like stirring porridge, it rattled, and broke down, but still got from a to b! It taught me much about car maintenance...........

Pros: easier than catching a bus or walking

Cons: the unreliabilty

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1980 Austin Mini Reviews

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1979 Austin Mini Reviews

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1978 Austin Mini Reviews

My Forst Car, A Mini. By Tristan

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1977 Austin Mini Reviews

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1976 Austin Mini Reviews

1976 Nz-import Mini, Totally Non-stock By Hugh

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Best drift car i ever owned. I tried to flip this car every time i drove it... did not succeed. Car was originally bought for my wife, she didnt like it. Became my weekend toy thereafter. Had tons of... Read More

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