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  1. Rally Mini NCK - Nice one Cyril!
    Categories: Mini Sport News & Rallying

    Rally Mini NCK - Nice one Cyril!

    As a ‘Throwback Thursday’ this week, I thought it was time for a notable look at the legendary NCK – the prestigious Road Rally Mini. Cyril Bolton’s NCK has been regarded my enthusiasts as the ‘Ultimate Road Rally Mini’. A unique example of a Rally Mini, which poses some unconventional modifications and a lot of history. Header image: Cyril Bolton...
  2. Mini Sport Quickshift Gear Lever Kit
    Categories: Mini Servicing, Mini Sport News & Mini Parts

    Mini Sport Quickshift Gear Lever Kit

    This week on the blog we're exploring out range of products with emphasis on their benefits - first up comes the Mini Sport ‘Quickshift’ gear lever kit. The Mini Sport ‘Quickshift’ gear lever kit is available for both rod change and remote change gearboxes; which can be installed simply by a competent enthusiast in just 30 minutes. The ‘Quickshift’ gear lever kit is a must-have addition for those who...
  3. Recharged and electrifying: the classic Mini launches into the future!
    Categories: Mini Sport News

    Recharged and electrifying: the classic Mini launches into the future!

    If Alec Issigonis could design the classic Mini again today, the iconic small car would have an electric motor. The original launched in 1959, created during an oil crisis and based on the idea of saving fuel and transporting four occupants and their luggage in the smallest possible footprint. Today, MINI remains connected to the design principles of Issigonis with...
  4. Bond Girl's Mini Heads to Auction!
    Categories: Mini Sport News

    Bond Girl's Mini Heads to Auction!

    Britt Ekland Mini for Sale with Classic Car Auctions! First introduced to Minis by husband Peter Sellers in the 60s, Britt Ekland's love for this little car has grown & grown. Owned from new, Britt's 2000 Rover Mini Cooper Sport went under the hammer for the last auction of 2021 & was expected to bring in between £10,000 - £12,000...
  5. Mini Tyres: Guide to Punctures
    Categories: Mini Servicing & Services at Mini Sport

    Mini Tyres: Guide to Punctures

    My Mini tyres is punctured, should I repair or replace the tyre? Punctures are extremely frustrating & sometimes dangerous if they happen when you're travelling at speed. This week on the blog we're looking at identifying a puncture on your Mini Tyres & advising you what to do next... I've got a puncture, can I still travel? If you carry...
  6. DIY Classic Mini Maintenance
    Categories: Mini Servicing

    DIY Classic Mini Maintenance

    This week on the blog we decided to take a look at relatively easy DIY jobs you can undertake on your Mini at home... These simple jobs can prevent your Mini from breaking down, they can save you money & help ensure your Mini is as healthy as can be - prolonging it's life & performance! Periodic Inspections Every now...
  7. 6 Facts About Paddy Hopkirk and His Famous Monte Carlo Rally Win
    Categories: Paddy Hopkirk MBE

    6 Facts About Paddy Hopkirk and His Famous Monte Carlo Rally Win

    Over 50 years ago, the Mini established itself as a ‘must-have’ car for drivers everywhere; a massive factor in this was the success of Paddy Hopkirk as he roared to victory in the 1964 Monte Carlo Rally in his Mini Cooper S.   In an interview with the Belfast Telegraph, Paddy recounted that famous moment, as well as some other...
  8. Replacing the Cylinder Head on your Mini
    Categories: Mini Servicing & Services at Mini Sport

    Replacing the Cylinder Head on your Mini

    This week on the blog we're taking a look at the steps you would take to remove or fit your Mini's Cylinder Head... To remove a Mini Cylinder Head: The first step in removing a Mini Cylinder Head is to disconnect the earth strap / negative terminal from the battery, along with disconnecting the Bottom Hose at the Water Pump...
  9. Applying Decals to Minis
    Categories: Mini Servicing

    Applying Decals to Minis

    Ever wished that you could replicate that iconic livery from your favourite rally Minis, or wished that you could express your (or rather your Minis) individuality through decals? Applying a Mini decal or livery to your Mini doesn't have to be a daunting task - it is actually relatively easy, IF you approach it correctly! This week on our blog...
  10. Mini Sport Christmas & New Year Opening Times
    Categories: Mini Sport News

    Mini Sport Christmas & New Year Opening Times

    This year's Showroom Christmas Opening Times for all your Mini Sport needs. Mini Sport's showroom & phones will be open for the following times over Christmas & New Year: Thursday 23rd Dec - TBC Friday 24th Dec - CLOSED Saturday 25th Dec - CLOSED Sunday 26th Dec - CLOSED Monday 27th Dec - CLOSED Tuesday 28th Dec - CLOSED Wednesday...

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