What was the price of the first Mini?

What was the price of the first Mini?

But despite being nippy, easy to manoeuvre – and cheap at £497 – the car proved to be too much ahead of its time. A mere 8,000 were sold its first year.

How much is a 1966 Mini worth?

**Figure based on a stock 1966 Morris Mini Minor valued at $13,800 with OH rates with $100/300K liability/UM/UIM limits. Actual costs vary depending on the coverage selected, vehicle condition, state and other factors.

How much does a classic Mini Cooper cost?

Mini Cooper Classic The two-door Mini Hardtop Classic has a starting MSRP of $22,400. Four-door models start at $23,400, and the convertible retails for $27,400.

How much does a Mini Cooper cost in Australia?

The Cooper S starts off at $29,922, while the range-topping, Cooper 3D Hatch John Cooper Works is priced at $49,999. This vehicle is also known as Mini (marque)….Mini Cooper Pricing and Specs.

Year Price From Price To
2018 $15,100 $41,800
2017 $12,600 $44,110
2016 $11,300 $41,030
2015 $9,900 $35,530

What year Mini Cooper should be avoided?

Despite the fact that most MINI Countryman models are extremely reliable, the 2011, 2012, and 2013 year models have serious safety hazards. We recommend avoiding these year models as they have been reported as having engine failures, fires, and other perilous defects.

Is Mini Cooper a luxury car?

The answer is yes. From the MINI John Cooper Works to MINI Hardtops, MINI is indeed a luxury brand. This is what makes MINI a luxury car. It’s fun to drive with a powerful engine and exciting design.

What is the best classic Mini to buy?

The MkIs (built between 1959 and 1967) are the most sought after, but the MkII (made from 1967 to 1969 and offered with a 998cc engine option) is also covetable too. By the time the MkIII arrived in 1969 the Mini was less cute, with its concealed door hinges and winding windows.

How many classic Minis are left?

There are reportedly 8,176 original Minis still doing their thing, compared with 3,262 Mini Metros. The survey paints a sad picture for certain models. There is, for instance, just one Austin Mini 850 Van and three of the Mini SPL variety left in existence.

Is Mini Cooper a reliable car?

Overall, the Mini Cooper is an average car when it comes to reliability. The manufacturer neither claims the car to be highly dependable nor are they incredibly unreliable. But when the repair and maintenance costs were compared, Mini Cooper was way more expensive than the other cars of the same technology.

Which year Mini Cooper is the most reliable?

The 2011 and 2012 Mini Cooper and Cooper S likely had some early teething issues. But the 2013 models mostly avoid these problems and the previously-mentioned recalls. So, for used second-gen Mini Coopers, the 2013 MY is the best choice for reliability.

Do minis last long?

A MINI should last as long with proper maintenance and driven like you own it (not like you stole it).

What is the rarest Mini?

With just one car for each state, the Cooper S JCW WC50 will be the rarest Mini model ever offered in the U.S. There is no word as to which dealers will be taking delivery, but we can expect the biggest Mini-acs to quickly whip out their checkbooks.