Classic Cars for Sale on Car and Classic UK.


1963 Speedwell-tuned Austin Mini Mark 1 Super De Luxe For Sale

Genuine Speedwell-tuned Minis are quite impossible to find these days. This Speedwell Mini has remained hidden from the world since 1981. AMT 250A was only rediscovered due to the impending demolition of its resting place; a dry garage in Cricklewood, North London, which is less than 2 miles from John Sprinzel and Formula One World Champion Graham Hill’s famous Speedwell tuning garage, in Cornwall Avenue, N3.
After 36 months of painstaking back-to-bare metal re-commissioning by Mini marque experts J.A Restorations in Essex, this matching-numbers Austin Mini Speedwell has been brought back to its former glory for any Mini collector to enjoy. After a thorough media blasting using a rotisserie method, it was completely etch-primed and expertly painted in the original Surf Blue cellulose (BU35) paint. A full pictorial record of the re-commissioning process is available to view. Retaining its originality at all possible stages of the professional restoration, parts were stripped, refinished and retained to continue the Mini's story, not to rewrite it. This was supplemented with the use of British Motor Heritage Parts to maintain authenticity. Included in the specification are: - Twin SU carburettor Speedwell Stage 1 Sprint Kit, Skimmed and polished head, Front disc brakes,Speedwell Formula steering wheel, Speedwell gauges, Speedwell engine cones, Uprated valve double springs, Speedwell manifold, Speedwell ram stacks and Polished exhaust manifold.
There were also several other extra original Speedwell parts that came supplied with the vehicle, and these are also included in the sale.
The Speedwell Mini will be sold complete with: - Original Austin handbook and service voucher book, Substantial vehicle history file, British Motor Industry Heritage Trust Certificate, Austin Mini A4 workshop folder, Austin Mini catalogue and paint colour chart, 1963 Autocar magazine featuring Speedwell Mini, Speedwell catalogues, price lists and period correspondence, Last blue V5 log book, and Last period tax disc, (now road tax exempt)and recent concours trophy.
It also has both sets of keys, the Hardura tool kit roll with original slim tools, the orange car jack and protective bag. Original Krooklock (with key).
An MOT test was carried out (with no advisories), and she drives beautifully with surprising power, (the Speedwell Sprint kit reduced Austin’s 0 to 60 mph time by over 9 seconds!) and is all ready for a new owner to enjoy and display. Due to its rarity, this car has been featured by magazine journalists and has won the best in show concours trophy at Classics at the Villa. The valuable original period number plate will also be included in the sale.
Rarer than almost any variant of the iconic Mini, AMT 250A has undergone a 36-month sympathetic restoration. To describe this special Mini as ‘collector-quality’ would be an understatement and is the perfect car to show at the Mini 60th anniversary celebrations. The Speedwell Mini has been realistically priced to sell, so serious enquiries only please.

Price £48500 As stated
Ad Type For Sale
Category Classic Cars
Make Austin
Model Mini Super De Luxe
Year 1963
Mileage 50 miles
Country UK
Region London
Town London
Telephone 07801 629270
Status Private
Date 08-Jun-2019
Ref C1120032
  This advert viewed 978 times Login to edit this advert

Similar Adverts
1964 Neville Trickett Mini Sprint

For sale Neville Trickett Mini Sprint Arden head The bodyshell was just restored with new boot floor and various other new panels... Both subframes are reinforced and are completely refurbished with all new components, full koni damper, minispares cones spring rubber road/rally, full front .....

  • £55000
  • 13-May-2019
  • France
  • Trade
1934 Austin 7 Ulster Replica LWB

Finished in British Racing Green with Black Leather Interior, Newly Restored Including Complete Engine/Drive Train re-build with New Rod Yates Aluminium Racing Body with Accurate Vintage Interior, Full Tonneau and Race Exhaust, 12V Electrical, Vintage Dials, taking orders now for vehicles built to your .....

  • £23950
  • 04-Jul-2019
  • Buckinghamshire
  • Trade

Restored to original specification LHD as original No money spared in the restoration of this car All numbers match. Real cooper S engine (AEG head) You can come to Lisbon and test drive her. For other fotos and my other cars please contact me. I will pick you up in lisbon airport .....

  • £39000
  • 30-Jun-2019
  • Portugal
  • Private
1964 Hot Rod Mini van

Mechanical: 427 hp, 350 ci Chevy tied to tubular steel chassis and roll cage. Porsche G5050 5 speed transaxle, inverted and converted to side shift. Fiero coil over performance struts and disc brakes in the rear; Metro 8.4" 4-pot calipers in the front. Custom 13" Minilites up front, 15" 5-bolt Minilites .....

  • £
  • 04-Jun-2019
  • USA
  • Private
1953 Austin A30 AS3 *Simply The Finest Example Around*

This is best described as without doubt one of the finest examples around. The car has been fully restored with throughout taking great care to have every detail exact. This is as close as you could get to one just of the production line. The car has undergone a complete body-shell strip and repaint, .....

  • £13495
  • 22-May-2019
  • Northern Ireland
  • Trade
1957 Austin Westminster A105 Auto

A well presented car, not fully restored but nonetheless has had a great deal of work carried out. All welding done, no rust. 95% new wiring loom Later 3 ltr engine fitted quite peppy (original seized engine with car) comp head overhaul de-coke, re-lapped valves, fully rebuilt twin carbs inc new .....

  • £11500
  • 23-Jun-2019
  • London
  • Private
1984 Mini Classic + rebuilt 1330cc, 3 stage head + shortshift box

Our classic Mini Mayfair has been subject to a tasteful customisation and refurbishmemt. The primary upgrades are the engine and gearbox as this now has a 1330cc Morespeed Stage 3 engine and short shift gearbox Internally the car has had discrete improvements with wood effect dash, wooden steering .....

  • £11495
  • 23-Jun-2019
  • Suffolk
  • Trade
1979 Austin Mini Clubman saloon in great condition

Mini Russet Brown. Amazing 1100cc Mini Clubman saloon T reg 1979 finished in russet brown that has been restored to an as new condition with nothing spared. The owners selected this particular car as it had bountiful history, and MOT providence. All the carpets and interior are .....

  • £8995
  • 08-Jun-2019
  • Kent
  • Trade
Classic British cars

Classic British cars wanted in the Surrey / West Sussex / North Hampshire area. Please call 07754 876979, please leave a message if there is no answer and I will get back to you as soon as possible.

  • £
  • 18-Jun-2019
  • Surrey
  • Trade
Superb Mini Countryman in almond green 1967

Austin Mini Countryman 850 1967 E reg. Wonderful example of a very rare Mini Countryman Estate. This is a 1967 E reg Mini 850 Countryman in Almond green with full green as new Interior. There is full History of the car from the 2 meticulous owners the first from 1967 to 2006 and the second until present .....

  • £16995
  • 30-Jun-2019
  • Kent
  • Trade