The history of the Mini Cooper

As a team of Mini specialists, we’re very passionate about the true British icon that is the Mini Cooper. It’s not just a stylish vehicle that looks great, they’re powerful tools of automotive engineering and our team of drivers have performed superbly in racing events in previous years, showcasing both their incredible talent as drivers and… Continue reading The history of the Mini Cooper

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Week 11 – New Normal

As lockdown eases ever so slightly, I have found myself looking back over the last 10 weeks, at what has been achieved by so many throughout the World in these unprecedented times. Many have lost loved ones to this evil virus and many still have a very uncertain future, not least of which ourselves in… Continue reading Week 11 – New Normal

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1964 Mini Cooper S Restoration

We’re recently completed work on a restoration on a 1964 Mini Cooper S! Our customer had a very distinct image in mind for this Mini, wanting a ‘cool London zoom around Mini’ – going from white with a black roof, to Brewster Green with a black roof! Arriving at Mini Sport, it was time for our expert team… Continue reading 1964 Mini Cooper S Restoration

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Become a CooperWorld reader in 2o20

Our award nominated magazine CooperWorld is published every month throughout the year. With 68 high-quality colour pages, it’s a must read for all Mini enthusiasts, classic and new, but is only available by annual subscription and is not sold in the shops. The cost is from just £35 for 12 issues mailed to your home,… Continue reading Become a CooperWorld reader in 2o20

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New year, new look

We have been working with a designer on a new set of adverts for 2020. All five designs have been well received within the committee, but a decision on the wording will be made at the January meeting. As the January editions of Mini World and Mini Magazine came out earlier this month, we trialled… Continue reading New year, new look

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It’s CooperWorld time again

The December issue of the club’s acclaimed magazine is now out with an Innocenti Cooper 1300 from the Minis to Ireland Tour adorning the cover. A full seven-page report of the event is inside, together with “Tourin in Turin” the Italian Job 50 celebration and a tribute to the Cooper Car Company. Plus much more… Continue reading It’s CooperWorld time again

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Mike Brewer Project

Yorkshire Region members are in for a double treat at their December meeting as, in addition to the fish and chip supper, they will get a chance to see close up the Mk 1 Mini Cooper S being restored by Mike Brewer from the Wheeler Dealer show. The rebuild is being undertaken by Acespeed Historic… Continue reading Mike Brewer Project

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Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show review

Once again motoring enthusiasts flocked to Birmingham’s NEC in their thousands to celebrate the 35th anniversary of the Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show, with Discovery. Over 71,000 attendees joined the three-day celebration and grand finale to the classic motoring show season. Show Director Lee Masters said: “We are delighted to have welcomed so many enthusiasts… Continue reading Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show review

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