Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1991
  • Mileage 
    98 000 km / 60 895 mi
  • Car type 
    Other
  • Lot number 
    45066953
  • Drive 
    LHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Black
  • Gearbox 
    Manual

Description

This classic car is for sale on Catawiki. To have more information or to place a bid click on the "BID NOW" button. .Unique Austin Mini Studio!

It comes from the first owner who had it since 1991, it is in excellent condition, the mileage is demonstrably only 98,000 km, the Mini was maintained to perfection and still has the original first paint.
This model is characterized by the All Black finish with black bumpers, a black roof and a Dove Grey Studio interior with a beautiful walnut dashboard. The Mini has matching numbers!

This completely original Austin Classic Mini is from 1991 and a limited version for the Dutch and French market.
Only 7 cars were delivered in the Netherlands, it’s a rare version.

Exterior:
First paint in Marachino black in very good condition, no rust or damage and equipped with luxurious 5×12" Minilight rims (2017) with new tyres (2021).
The bumpers are black and in good condition, the chrome grille is neat and the Mini features two chrome TEX mirrors.
Tinted glass was standard on this version, this one has the original factory stickers.
The side has the original Studio striping as well as the Studio logos and a GB logo on the back.
Door handles are in black, this is original.
The mudguard wideners have been replaced and they are in excellent condition! Equipped with a new Austin Mini exhaust system.

Interior:
Studio interior in Dove Grey, still in beautiful condition and undamaged! Never smoked in the car, the headlining is still like new! Walnut dashboard fitted and the carpet is perfect. New set of mats in Dove Grey and a radio under the dashboard.
The steering wheel is original and features the Studio Mini badge.
The Mini has grey seat belts in the front and back. The boot is complete with original battery cover, upholstery, jack set and original spare rim with tyre. The owner left a wicker basket with spare parts/oil in the car for the next enthusiast.
The inside of this Mini is really in mint condition!

Mechanics:
Standard delivered with 998cc Austin Mini A+ engine with 4 gears and over 48HP, the engine is in pristine condition, with only 98,000 original km, from the 1st owner and perfect maintenance history, it drives very well, the gearbox shifts smoothly. The powerful engine runs perfectly! One set of keys including original Austin key ring.
The suspension is like new! The suspension spheres have been replaced and the shock absorbers are in good condition. This Mini has disc brakes, these were replaced in 2020 as well as the calipers and brake pads.
The exhaust is original and new (2019) and all electrical parts such as the lighting work great.
The rims are made of silver with rim polish, the tyres are new.
The Mini has a new Dutch periodic vehicle inspection.

Description:
All booklets from day one included! (service, instructions, insurance), this Mini has a rich history and is completely original. The original advertising leaflet in Dutch is also included.
This Austin Mini Studio is for the real enthusiast, a very good investment due to the low production numbers! The Mini is in fantastic condition both inside and out!

Including:
- New Dutch periodic vehicle inspection
- Major maintenance service
- Full tank of petrol
- Instruction booklets
- Leaflets and history
- A good clean
- Export documents

Transport:
We can offer home delivery of the Mini throughout Europe via one of our transport partners. We also have solutions for US transport.
If you’re interested, please let us know. We will happily give you a quote. Please contact Catawiki to arrange this.

This Mini is in Rogat, the Netherlands.