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1983 Mini Classic + recommissioned, 1330cc, tastefully modified For Sale

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  • £11,495 Or near offer
  • 1983
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Price £11,495 Or near offer
Ad Type For Sale
Category Classic Cars
Make Austin
  Mini
Model Mini
  Mini 1330
Year 1983
Country UK
Region Suffolk
Telephone 01284 644958
Status Trade
Date 26-May-2020
Ref C726096
Even more fun having originally been uprated and now recommissioned. Arguably, an iconic classic – that sounds and drives as good as it looks

Typically Minis ‘perky performance; the standard 1.3l would take you from 0 to 60 in a 1.3 takes just over 11 seconds on the way to a top speed of some 92mph, BUT our mini with is upgrades delivers quite a bit more poke.

This 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 deliver a BHP of 90+ (though not tested on rolling road) . This engine as has been rebuilt both block and head

Internally the car has had tasteful improvements with wood effect dash, wooden steering wheel and stainless steel door fittings. Now an appreciating classic this car goes well, sounds great and brings a smile to the face of driver, passengers and on-lookers

Engine details:
The replacement 1330cc engine (correct on V5) has done approximately 20,000 miles. For those more technically interested please see the following. This has now been rebuilt by Scholar Engines – please see pictures. The engine has undergone reconditioning both on the head and block including new rings/cranks etc, skimmed head, other mechanicals such as new master cylinders.

Bored out +60 pistons
Morespeed phase 3 Cam
Duplex timimg chain
Updated water and oil pumps
Single hiff44 Carb with different needle and K&N filter
Morespeed stage 3 – recently skimmed
Maniflow 3-2-1 exhaust manifold
Recent new 7 spoke fan and radiator
Service history
There is a significant file of parts and servicing that dates backs to 1993. This includes old MOTs dating back to 2007. This file needs to be viewed to be appreciated but below are some of the highlights. Clearly the car was subject to modernisation and discrete customisation from 1999 to 2012, with the majority of work in 2011

It would seem that all the previous owners of this little mini have all contributed to its current status with repairs, servicing to modifications and cosmetics

Starter Motor (1997)
New Subframe (1997)
O/s Sill, door step (1998)
Exhaust manifold stainless steel link pipe and box side exit (2000)
Clutch slave cylinder and new clutch assembly (2000)
Thermostat and front shock (2004)
Heater 2-speed (2008)
Water pump (2008)
New Radiator and & 7 spoke fan (2017)
Smiths temperture gauge (2011)
Cosmetics and styling
13? classic woodrim steering wheel
Wood effect dash
Stainless steel wheel arches
Bonnet stripes- white
Union Jack roof decal
Torpedo wing mirrors
Chrome rocker cover
Arch extensions
De-lux black carpet set
Wipac Halogen driving lights and Cooper lamp brackets
Chrome twin washer
Chrome pancake filter
Alloy throttle pedal
MK2 Cooper Grille
Alloy hand brake grip
MK3 Chrome number plate housing
10? Minilite alloys
Pod Mount rev counter
Stainless steel interior door handles and window wind

The front fns rer loor pans have just been replaced and as for exterior Bodywork;she has been part resprayed being the roof, two new front wings, new front panel and new A panel, roof respray

The car has a new MOT
 
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