From time to time we email people who have registered their cars for invites to shows etc.
Unfortunately we receive a lot of "bounced" emails.
Would you be sure to send us an update if you change your email address via the contact form please?
This is the only way we can communicate with you.

No MOT for our 1959 Minis

As from the 18th November 2012 it will not be necessary to MOT pre 1960 cars.

For full details please read this letter recently sent to us by the DVLA.

We currently have 184 1959 Minis registered.
Morris Austin
Clipper Blue 36 Speedwell Blue 14
Cherry Red 30 Tartan Red 29
Old English White 22 Farina Grey 24
Moke
(Green)
4
Non Standard 14 Non Standard 11
Total 102 Total 82
The break down between De-luxe and basic is as follows:
De-luxe 104
Basic 22
Unrecorded 58

1959 Buyer Guide

1959 Mini Buyers Guide

This article is by courtesy of Mini Magazine.

Based on Trevor Ripley’s Austin 1959 it was put together in the autumn of 2007, please note though that since then prices have changed and on certain aspects we are in possession of more accurate details, which can be found on our “Variations page” here.
Having said that this article gives a great “Buyers Guide” to purchasing a 1959 Mini.

A better copy to keep can be downloaded in .pdf format here.

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