1977 Austin Mini

The 2009 Goodwood Revival "Mr Bean Mini"

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1977
  • Car type 
    Saloon
  • Drive 
    RHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Green/Black
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

Coys Auction - Spring Classics
Royal Horticultural Halls
Elverton St
Westminster
London SW1
Thursday 11 March 2010
Registration Number: F885 RRY Chassis Number: SAXXL2S1020425475
Rowan Atkinson’s character ‘Mr Bean’ is perhaps one of the most immediately identifiable comedy characters, known to millions of fans throughout the world. Television audiences have enjoyed the near surrealistic antics of this almost silent comedy since Mr Bean was first broadcast on ITV on 1 January 1990, with the fourteenth and final episode going out on 15 November 1995. With such immediate access, the show has been sold in 200 territories worldwide, and has inspired two feature films plus an animated cartoon series.
One of the most memorable props employed by Mr Bean was car, a British Leyland Mini 1000, which seems to have developed in character as the series progressed. At first, an orange 1969 BMC Mini MK II (registration RNT 996H) was Mr. Bean‘s vehicle, but this was destroyed in an off-scr