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20th century motoring icon

Advantages: Compact, cheap to run, easy to park, fun to drive
Disadvantages: Noisy, can be rusty, tiring on long journeys

In the 1950s economical motoring was either a motor bike, bubble car or another three wheeled car. The three wheeled cars could be driven with just a provisional driving license but in 1956 after the Suez Canal crisis in the Middle east that effected oil ...

ScottishWestie 08.12.2008 · Read full review
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Diamond review  My MINI Adventure...vroom VROOM VROOM!!!

Advantages: Cheap to run,Customisable, Cheap insurance, Cheap road tax, Small, fun Fun FUN to drive! Cute
Disadvantages: RUST, Little Storage space, Heater not very good, No air conditioning, No cigarette Lighter as standard, Not everyone likes the look, Lacks power

THE MINI The Mini has been around since 1957/1958 but they stopped production. However, it was resurrected in 1997 by BMW but the Classic Mini, may it be Austin, City, Cooper, etc. are still popular. Even more so than the new one, which are much bigger ...

Deru 07.06.2005 · Read full review
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The worst car I have ever driven is a Mini 1000.

Advantages: small
Disadvantages: cramped slow noisy

The worst car I have ever driven is a Mini 1000. Now you may say so what? What else have you driven? Second worst was the Jeep Golden Eagle. Others include Vauxhall Chevette, Ford Granada, Renault 21, Ford Capri, Ford Escort, Vauxhall Senator, Volkwagen ...

jonkelly 11.06.2006 · Read full review
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What Do You Call Yours

Advantages: Great Fun and really CHEAP
Disadvantages: Small, Rusty

Unless you have owned one of these little cars , then you won't fully appreciate what I am trying to put across to you. For the 'little car' that I refer to is the 'Mini 1000' We have very reluctantly parted with one of these little gems due to my i ...

Martin.rowley 30.07.2002 · Read full review
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Great Motors, Dodgy Subframes

Advantages: great handling, fun to drive, economical, cheap insurance
Disadvantages: bad subframes, ridiculous boot, too cramped

I have to admit that I am a little bit undecided when it comes to Mini's. Nobody can argue their cult status and popularity. If it wasn't a popular car then it wouldn't have sold as many as it has over the last 40 odd years and it wouldn't have been made ...

GraWar 02.04.2001 · Read full review
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