Mini Cooper 'S' 1071

Overview
Produced: 1963-1964, 4000 produced.
Types: Saloon
Engines
CapacityConfigModelBore/StrokeCR
1071ccS4 OHV
Transmission
TypeGearsComment
Manual4
Drivetrain and Suspension
DrivetrainSteeringFront SuspensionRear Suspension
Performance
Top Speed0-60SQMMPGEngine PwrComment
91 mph13.5 s19.2 s29 mpg70 bhp 6200
Brakes
FrontRearComment
DiscDrum
Auction Sales History
Lot
Num
Description Auctioneer Date Hammer Price Hammer Price
(inc premium)
53 Morris Mini Cooper S H&H Sales Limited 16 Feb 2012 Not sold
57 Morris Mini Cooper S H&H Sales Limited 13 Mar 2010 Not sold
072 1963 Austin Mini Cooper S Rally Car H&H Sales Limited 23 Jul 2008 Not sold
612 1964 BMC Mini Cooper S Saloon Bonhams 24 Jun 2005 £45000.00 £51000.00
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Article Buying Guide - 1961-71 Mini Cooper
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Publication Classic Cars July 2011
Buying Guide - 1961-71 Mini Cooper - Mini Coopers are getting more expensive all the time, so it's more important than ever to check carefully before you buy.
Article Icon On Test - Living with a Mini Cooper S
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Publication Practical Classics June 2011
Icon On Test - Living with a Mini Cooper S - Ross Alkureishi overcomes his dimensional prejudices to spend a week with the definitive diminutive saloon.
Article Group Test : Revival Racers - Going For Gold. Mini Coopers, Singer Chamois, Austin A40, Ford Anglia
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Publication Practical Classics September 2006
Going For Gold. Mini Coopers, Singer Chamois, Austin A40, Ford Anglia. Oulton Park's annual Gold Cup is racing the way God intended - with classics. Keith Moody goes trackside in Cheshire with four great motors and finds that all you need to race is an old car, a set of spanners and a strong constitution....  
Article Mini Adventure
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Publication Practical Classics January 2003
From cradle to grave. Mini Adventure. From Kings Road icon to cliched anachronism? Nigel Boothman compares two examples of our favourite baby, built 40 years apart.
Article Buyers Guide - Mini 1959-2000
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Publication Practical Classics December 2001
Buyers Guide - Mini 1959-2000 - With the Mini name still making headlines, there's never been a better time to buy the original classless classic.
Article Buying Guide - Mini 1959-80
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Publication Classic Cars November 2000
Buying Guide - Mini 1959-80 - Cute and compact, the Mini made small cars trendy in a way never before seen, while the Cooper S astonished the motor sport world with outright wins.  The end of production can only enhance its fashion icon status.
Article The magic box
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Publication Classic & Sports Car October 2011
The magic box - Jon Pressnell marks the 50th anniversary of BMC's brilliant trick Mini by driving Coopers from Britain, Australia and Italy.
Article Buyer's Guide - Mini (1959-2000) - Minor Miracle
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Publication Classic Car Mart August 2011
Buyer's Guide - Mini (1959-2000) - Minor Miracle - The original Mini has yet to be bettered as an all-purpose pocket rocket.  Here's how to buy the right one.
Article Classic to restore
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Publication Classic Car Mart March 2011
Classic to restore - It's at this time of the year that many of us consider our next project.  But which classics make the best choices right now? Paul Guinness chooses six of his most recommended classic to restore.  Morris Minor, MGB & MGB GT, Classic Mini, Ford Anglia 105E, Triumph TR5, Austin-Healey Sprite.
Article Mini Cooper The Ultimate Giant-Killer - 50 Years
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Publication Octane February 2011
Mini Cooper The Ultimate Giant-Killer - 50 Years - From shopping car to celebrity icon, the Mini-Cooper arrived to take on the world in 1961.  And three Monte Carlo Rally victories are only part of its story.
Article Buyer's Guide - Mini Cooper (1961-1971)
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Publication Classic Car Weekly 8 September 2010
Buyer's Guide - Mini Cooper (1961-1971) - This British icon's golden anniversary is fast approaching, and it's still an unbeatable package.  But as RICHARD DREDGE explains, buying a Cooper is a great idea - if you know what you're doing.
Article God is in the details...
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Publication Classic & Sports Car January 2009
God is in the details...and that's why Minis were such divinely successful rally winners, explains Jon Pressnell after meeting the men who built these famous ex-works car.
Article Buying Power - Mini-Cooper: The Next Generation (1990-2000)
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Publication Classic Car Weekly 22 March 2007
Buying Power - Mini-Cooper: The Next Generation (1990-2000) - It may have been an anachronism by the Nineties, but it wasn't half a fun one!  RICHARD GUNN looks at buying one reintroduced Mini-Coopers - or Mini Coopers, depending in your punctuation - of the Rover years.
Article Buyers Guide - (1961-1971) Mini
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Publication Octane March 2007
Buyers Guide - (1961-1971) Mini - You might be surprised to learn that 120,000 Mini Coopers were built over the years - but there are also plenty of fakes, so would-be buyers need to do their homework.
Article Buyer's guide - Make it a Mini
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Publication Classic Car Mart February 2007
Buyer's guide - Make it a Mini - Thinking of buying a Mini? Don't do anything until you've read our essential guide.
Article What's The Worst That Can Happen When Tempted By A Classic Mini?
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Publication Classic Car Mart April 2006
What's the worst that can happen when tempted by a Classic Mini? - The latest BMW-owned MINI might be doing very well for itself, but the original all-British product is still one of the best buys on today's classic market.  Is buying and owning a Mini really all plain sailing though, asks Paul Guinness?
Article New School Run - Mini Cooper S
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Publication Classics October 2004
New School Run - Mini Cooper S - Can the post-1990 Cooper match itís classic sibbling for smiles per mile? Greg Whitaker finds out.
Article Buying Power - Mini-Cooper
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Publication Classic Car Weekly 28th July 2004
Buying Power - Mini-Cooper - The greatest giant-killer in the history of motorsport, the Mini-Cooper was a brilliant combination of Issigonisí greatest achievement for BMC with John Cooperís eye for competitive advantage.  MALCOLM McKAY looks at buying the Minis that starred in almost all forms of motorsport.
Article Road Test - Mini Cooper
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Publication Classic Car Weekly 3rd December 2003
Road Test - Mini Cooper - Built 1961-72, four-seater, two-door, front-engined, front-wheel-drive saloon.
Article Classics April 2002 pg 30
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Publication Classics April 2002
Three Stage Rockets. The Mini Cooper S, Ford Escort RS1800 and Lancia Delta Integrale were the ultimate rally cars, even though they were all based on family shopping cars. Tim Morgan tells their stories, while Andrew Noakes drives them.
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