Just a nice period picture

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WMU 211G wrote: Meanwhile, back in 1977 when this episode of 'Hazell' was a filmed, we have a pair of dolly birds beating a hasty retreat from an 'executive client's' mews flat in their tastefully modified late Mk1 Austin Cooper, minus bonnet badge but with added Shadowlite tinted glass all round (inc. double glazed W&P style rear quarterlights), Cosmic wheel arch extensions, twin tanks, GKN alloys, a Rolls Royce Regal Red paint job and Euro spec aftermarket nudge bars...
On the road until late 1983....

SGY 738F
✗ Untaxed
Tax due: 01 November 1983
Vehicle make: AUSTIN
Date of first registration: February 1968
Cylinder capacity (cc): 1275 cc
Fuel type: PETROL
Export marker: No
Vehicle status: Not taxed
Vehicle colour: MAROON

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Thanks mabs… presumably it's an S then, although I can't make out a hole for the wee 'S' badge on the bonnet.
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1965 Brussels auto show

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931RFC Downton tuned twinny ;)
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Some random shots found on the interweb
Mk1 Van b.JPG
Gold Mini.JPG
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Mk1 Cooper.JPG
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Paddy Hopkirk / Tony Nash Mini Cooper 1300 2º (1968 Rallye Internacional TAP)

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There's some fuzzy film somewhere on here of Paddy Throwing LBL 606D into those corners!
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WMU 211G wrote:Thanks mabs… presumably it's an S then, although I can't make out a hole for the wee 'S' badge on the bonnet.

Comes back as a Mark 2 Cooper S.

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364 more nice period 'Mini' photos here:-
http://www.motorgraphs.com/photos/marqu ... age-1.aspx

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Pity about those watermarks... brilliant set of smudges there ;)
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