11th April 2022

2001 “Y” Rover Mini Cooper Sport. 1275cc MPI. Metallic Tahiti blue. 2 Owners. FSH. 71k. Very rare.


We are very pleased to offer rare and very sought after 2001 Y reg Rover Mini Cooper Sport. Finished in metallic Tahiti blue, a rare colour that really sets off the Sportspack lines and contrasted with a platinum silver roof, bonnet stripes and four spot lamps and contrasting black and silver leather interior. This genuine Cooper Sport has only had two owners it 21 years and has covered 71k. It is accompanied with its original owners handbooks, stamped service book and both sets of keys and fobs. It was registered new by John Cooper Garages and still wears its original dealer plates and rear window sticker. This is also one of a handful of Cooper Sports registered in 2001 giving you access to a rare club!

On the road this Sport drives very well indeed. The 1275 engine is very smooth and the gearbox is taught and precise, The ride and handling are fantastic and it benefits from 4 new Yokohama tyres and adjustable height suspension. The Cooper burble is present and correct thanks to a straight through exhaust. Performance is very brisk and on the open road this Sport will make you smile. This is an MPi Mini which stands for Multi point fuel injection, MPI Minis offer all of the Classic Mini charm with everyday use ability, just simply turn the key and go. Further features include a drivers airbag, side impact beams, an alarm and immobiliser and taller gearing making long distance cruising a blast.

The interior is in the correct Cooper Sport spec. Full leather trim with Platinum Silver inserts, aluminium 6 clock dash with magnolia dials. It does also have a JVC CD player and it also features rear seat belts.

This Cooper has a very solid shell, this is an unrestored original example and wears its 21 year vintage very well. The Tahiti blue paintwork gleams with only minor blemishes that do not detract from its stunning appearance. It has the correct vented sills and its original wings and front panel. It will be supplied with a full MOT and is fully serviced and checked and ready for a new Mini adventure.

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 video is also available.

A delivery service is also available.

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



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