Mini Sport News

1962 Mk1 997 Austin Cooper Shell Restoration

Cara Jackson - 16/02/2018

Andy Walkingshaw’s 1962 Mk1 997 Austin Cooper was brought to us here at Mini Sport in desperate need of some TLC! It was time for us to work a little magic, and restore some life back in to this to this Fiesta Yellow shell! Bought as a project 4 years ago, the shell had been sandblasted right down to the bare metal and then stored outside for an …

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DEFINITELY NOT A ‘MINI’ FUNDRAISER

Cara Jackson - 15/02/2018

The design and manufacture of 20 intricate, miniature Mini Sport Ltd. models has led to a funding boost of £21,000 for Prevent Breast Cancer. The generous donation was raised by attendees of Mini specialist, Mini Sport’s, 50th anniversary gala dinner, who bid on the limited edition models in a silent auction during the fundraiser. Mini Sport is the world’s premier Mini specialist, servicing more than 100 countries with Mini parts …

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British Racing Drivers’ Club ANNOUNCE PADDY HOPKIRK MBE AS NEW PRESIDENT

Cara Jackson - 25/10/2017

  “Following Derek Warwick’s decision not to stand for re-election as President of the British Racing Drivers’ Club (BRDC), Paddy Hopkirk MBE was, on Wednesday, elected as the Club’s new President. The election took place during the Club’s Annual General Meeting at Silverstone Circuit on Wednesday 18 October. Derek received a standing ovation from Members in recognition of everything he has done for the Club …

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Ray Cunningham and Jared Gill… 2017 Mini Sport Mini Cup Champions!

Cara Jackson - 25/10/2017

On Sunday the 22nd October, Mini Sport & the HRCR, along with a whole host of historic contenders, embarked on the closing round of the exciting oldSTAGER Mini Sport Mini Cup Championship. Taking on the fourteen challenging stages across the gruelling course of the Otterburn Military Range, with hopes of taking the winning title in the ultimate stage at the ‘Cheviot Stages’. The Mini Sport Mini Cup welcomes a multitude of Minis throughout various class’ including Historic & Open. …

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2017 Mintex old STAGER Asphalt Historic Rally Championship inc the Mini Sport Mini Cup Round 7 The Keldine Autos Cheviot Rally

Cara Jackson - 25/10/2017

2017 Mintex old STAGER Asphalt Historic Rally Championship incorporating the Mini Sport Mini Cup & Mini Sport Junior Mini Cup Round 7 The Keldine Autos Cheviot Rally Congratulations to Ray Cunningham on winning the 2017 HRCR Mintex old STAGER Asphalt Historic Rally Championship and Mini Sport Mini Cup.   Ray Cunningham/Jared Gill ran out winners of the final round, the Keldine Autos Cheviot Stages Rally …

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