Something for the weekend? How about this lovely Island blue 1969 Morris Mini Mk2 998 Cooper!?
This rare sixties survivor is currently for sale online, the listing states “1969 Morris Mini 998 Cooper MK 2 in its factory colours of Island Blue with Snowberry White roof. This very attractive mini Cooper has had a total of 7 owners over the past 47 years and has covered just 45800 miles from new. The important details are all present which is what has become so hard to find. The FE number and commission number which dates the body are present and matches the build date of the car as listed in the Heritage Certificate, which is also present. The Heritage Certificate also confirms the engine and chassis numbers which match and the colour of the car when new.
The original hydro-elastic suspension is still present and working well which is also rare to find. The interior details are correct with original seats, seat belts, clocks, roof lining and trim. It has a very attractive signed John Cooper / Mota Lita steering wheel plus the original, which is included. The wheels have been changed to Minilite alloy wheels on Yokohama A008 tyres which look very period and finish the car off well. The engine bay has a nice patina to it and is all clean, tidy and correct. So to improve the cars braking it has a period Cooper S servo which assist the standard Cooper 7 inch brake discs. It drives very well with a smooth ride and responsive acceleration making it fantastic fun and a real occasion every time you go for a run. These 60’s Coopers have such a following and they get admired where ever you go, bringing back fond memories to so many people.”
For Sale – 1969 Morris Mini Mk2 998 Cooper
On eBay here -> http://ebay.to/1SUE9rX