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
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

Video Clips

Early Mini related Video clips

Please enjoy the following related video clips.

As most of these are links away from our site it would be appreciated if you would let us know via our contact form if any of them appear broken.

Thanks for your help.













1984 TV-AM Interview featuring 360 XMU 1959 Mini. Now (2009) owned and being restored by “1959 Mini Register” member Nick Belton.

In 1984 Henry Kelly talks to Adrian Bristow owner of 1959 Mini car and Peter Sullivan of Wood & Pickett showing a customised Mini. Anne Diamond talks to actor Hywel Bennet about the Mini car.