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For Sale: 1966 Austin Mini Cooper in Marina Del Rey, California

Vehicle Description

Chequered Flag International is pleased to offer you this 1966 Austin 1275 Mini Cooper 'S' MK I in its original colors of Old English White with Black roof and Red and Gold interior. Comprehensive restoration on a matching numbers New Mexico 56k mile accident free car. A very original example sold by us in 2012 to an enthusiast collector in San Diego who undertook a total down to the body-shell restoration that took over six years. The shell was stripped and repainted to a concours standard - see restoration photos. Original #'s matching engine was totally rebuilt and balanced with 300 miles on it. A few intelligent upgrades: Engine 103 Cam new manifold new upgraded radiator (runs cooler looks original) alternator to replace dynamo with control box modified. Gear reduction starter motor. 123 distributor with adjustable timing curve. Single piece oil line. All old units are restored and accompany the car. Also fitted with a fully rebuilt Cooper 'S' 4 speed syncromesh gearbox. The original 22G333 gearbox was fully rebuilt and restored by Mini Mania and accompanies the car and a Rare new evolution oil pump from UK in box. All gauges restored. All brakes reconditioned and new pads and linings fitted. New master and rear cylinders. New Yokohama 008 tires all round. New progressive bump stops all round and helper shocks - a competition department aid for the hydrolastic suspension. This is a fantastic upgrade that take the strain off the hydrolastic suspension and its all easily removed if desired. Interior is correct new and fantastic. New seat covers door panels carpets roof liner and dash. Also comes with a works comp reclining drivers seat by Newton International that matches the other seats. Inspections encouraged. All sales AS-IS. Sales tax and license fees due if delivered in California. Visit Chequered Flag International online at to see more pictures of this vehicle or call us at 310-827-8665 today to schedule your test drive.

Vehicle Details

  • Listing ID:CC-1208529
  • Price:$71,500
  • Location:Marina Del Rey, California
  • Year:1966
  • Make:Austin
  • Model:Mini Cooper
  • Exterior Color:Old English White
  • Interior Color:Red and Gold
  • Odometer:56400
  • Stock Number:9596
  • VIN:CA2S7L/767362

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