Just a nice period picture

General Chat with an emphasis on BMC Minis & Other iconic cars of the 1960's. Includes information on MK1 Action days.
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mab01uk
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Cartoon: John Stoneham (Australia)

How many Minis can you get into a corner at one time.. :lol:
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All of them.
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That's just like the roads around most ciyies and towns were like in the 70's......... Mini's everywhere!
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Or 4 minis equal todays Chelsea tractor :lol:
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Birmingham , late 70s or early 80s , Facebook photo .
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FAB 1 in the background I believe.
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Guildford high street in the 60s, if I am not very much mistaken.
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Even Lady P had to go shopping sometime! :lol:
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BMC MK1 850.jpg
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WMU 211G wrote: Thu Apr 04, 2024 11:47 am BMC MK1 850.jpg
Excellent photo, speaking yesterday with a guy who was an apprentice at a BMC garage in the early 60's and mentioned driving the newly delivered Mini Mk 1's from the transporter to the rear for PDI and wax removal. That unique one time odour of a new car back then is epitomised by this photo...
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