Buying a new car? It’s got to be a…

…Mini.

Cute sixties iconic blah blah blah, the original Mini was made by The British Motor Corporation between 1959 and 1968 and later by British Leyland etc. The product of the Morris design team, the Mini came about because of a fuel shortage caused by the 1956 Suez Crisis. Petrol was once again rationed in the UK, sales of large cars slumped and the market was ripe for something small and perfect…

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Can I get away with not mentioning The Italian Job? Nearly…

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

I’ll have an orange one, please.

 

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2 responses to “Buying a new car? It’s got to be a…

  1. might know the back story for some of the BMC pictures…

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