Famous Mini owners

General Chat with an emphasis on BMC Minis & Other iconic cars of the 1960's. Includes information on MK1 Action days.
User avatar
mab01uk
Posts: 5762
Joined: Thu Jun 24, 2010 7:08 pm
Location: S.E. England

Re: Famous Mini owners

Post by mab01uk »

Image

Ringo Starr
User avatar
mab01uk
Posts: 5762
Joined: Thu Jun 24, 2010 7:08 pm
Location: S.E. England

Re: Famous Mini owners

Post by mab01uk »

Image

James Hunt

The then-current world Formula 1 champion James Hunt in a brief cameo as a 'Mini' chauffeur.
Morecambe & Wise Show 1977 Video:
https://twitter.com/FreemanLowell01/sta ... 2564747264

Image
Image
Image
User avatar
mab01uk
Posts: 5762
Joined: Thu Jun 24, 2010 7:08 pm
Location: S.E. England

Re: Famous Mini owners

Post by mab01uk »

Bernie Ecclestone
Mini B.A.C. M-30:-
https://www.historics.co.uk/buying/auct ... -bac-m-30/

Image
User avatar
WMU 211G
Posts: 1338
Joined: Tue Jan 07, 2014 5:03 pm
Location: Warwickshire

Re: Famous Mini owners

Post by WMU 211G »

Eric Clapton owned George's Radford for a while before selling it back to him....
FABS GH RADFORD COOPER S ERIC ABBEY ROAD 1968.jpg
Bee Gees drummer Colin Peterson owned a '66 Broadspeed jobbie....
BG PC 1966 Broadspeed Minisprint 1969.jpg
Jean Shrimpton had a Mk1 Cooper....
BLACK MK1 S Shrimpton 1966 92da957.jpg
Christine Keeler owned a Mk1 850....
CK#1.jpg
CK#3 12488315.jpg
You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post.
Nidge

1968 Mk2 Morris Cooper S

1992 Maserati Biturbo 430 2.8 litre V6
User avatar
mab01uk
Posts: 5762
Joined: Thu Jun 24, 2010 7:08 pm
Location: S.E. England

Re: Famous Mini owners

Post by mab01uk »

Image
George Best
User avatar
mab01uk
Posts: 5762
Joined: Thu Jun 24, 2010 7:08 pm
Location: S.E. England

Re: Famous Mini owners

Post by mab01uk »

Image

Mike Nesmith - The Monkees
User avatar
mab01uk
Posts: 5762
Joined: Thu Jun 24, 2010 7:08 pm
Location: S.E. England

Re: Famous Mini owners

Post by mab01uk »

Image

Image

Paul McCartney
User avatar
WMU 211G
Posts: 1338
Joined: Tue Jan 07, 2014 5:03 pm
Location: Warwickshire

Re: Famous Mini owners

Post by WMU 211G »

Yardbird Jim McCarty had a Mk1 850 in '68....
YARDBIRDS Jim McCartys flat Hollywood Rd.jpg
You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post.
Nidge

1968 Mk2 Morris Cooper S

1992 Maserati Biturbo 430 2.8 litre V6
agricola
Posts: 196
Joined: Tue Sep 26, 2017 11:26 pm
Location: Scarborough North Yorkshire

Re: Famous Mini owners

Post by agricola »

front right fellow yardbird Keith Relf but back left looks like John Mayall ?
User avatar
WMU 211G
Posts: 1338
Joined: Tue Jan 07, 2014 5:03 pm
Location: Warwickshire

Re: Famous Mini owners

Post by WMU 211G »

agricola wrote: Thu Apr 29, 2021 7:22 pm front right fellow yardbird Keith Relf but back left looks like John Mayall ?
Back left is Yardbird Chris Dreja and that's Jimmy Page back right, the photo was taken by Linda McCartney just round the corner from Jim McCarty's flat ;)
Nidge

1968 Mk2 Morris Cooper S

1992 Maserati Biturbo 430 2.8 litre V6
Post Reply