24th July 2020

SOLD 1989 Austin Mini City E. 1000cc. Solar Yellow. Only 33k. FSH. Very original with its period looks.


We are very pleased to offer an absolute time warp 1989 Austin Mini City E. This little gem has covered only 33k in 31 years and is accompanied with a full and comprehensive service history right back to day one. It has all its original service and handbooks, a raft of service receipts and every MOT from new. It has been meticulously maintained from new and offers the opportunity to acquire an original late eighties example in wonderful original condition.

On the road this Mini is a real joy to drive. The 998 engine fires instantly and is very quiet and smooth. Performance is very brisk and the gearbox is precise and smooth. This Mini was originally an automatic and was converted two years ago by us. Handling is sublime and this Mini really feels as is its ready to drive anywhere. Its finished in rare Solar yellow and it gets lots of admiring glances out on the open road. This era of Mini are ultimately very useable on a daily basis, they keep up with the modern stuff and they have servo operated disc brakes and rear seat belts.

As you can imagine the interior is a total time warp and it really points to this Mini having a very easy life. The seats, carpets, roof lining and switch gear are all very good and its very well detailed right down to a period Goodmans cassette player and shelf mounted Amstrad speakers in perfect working order. the only addition being a very useful 12V socket.

This Mini also has a very solid body shell and still wears all its original panels, vented sills, floor pans and boot floor, its certainly a rare find. The engine bay is also well detailed. The paintwork is gleaming with only minor imperfections and it still has its original Nimbus Grey bumpers and grille. If your after an original example to cherish and enjoy then this Mini is a fantastic proposition.

This Mini City will be supplied with a full MOT and is fully serviced and ready to go and make you smile. It could easily sit proudly on any display stand and be the envy of your neighbours at the same time.

Viewings are welcome and I am happy to answer questions you may have either through here or on 07752414395 or 01425 839617 (Paul) A walk round is also available.

A delivery service is also available.

We also offer finance, helping you to spread the cost of your Classic, the easy to use link is on this website.

We are constantly preparing Classic Minis for sale so please get in touch with your requirments as we are always happy to help.