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1999 ROVER MINI COOPER, 1340MPI, RARE MORELLO PURPLE COLOUR, EXCELLENT CONDITION

Sale price: £5,000.00 make an offer
Last update: 05.05.2014

Car location: Oxford, United Kingdom
Sale type: Fixed price listing

Technical specifications, photos and description:

Manufacturer: Rover
Model: Mini Cooper
Year: 1999
Doors: 3
Color: Purple
Mileage: 75,000
Seats: 4
Engine: 1,340
Transmission: Manual
Fuel: Petrol
Drive side: Right-hand drive
Safety Features: Alarm, Driver Airbag, Immobiliser, Rear seat belts, Safety Belt Pretensioners
Exterior: Alloy Wheels, Catalytic Converter, Tuning
Interior/Comfort Options: Leather Seats
In-Car Audio: AM/FM Stereo, CD Multichanger, CD Player, Premium Sound System
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1999 ROVER MINI COOPER, 1340MPI, RARE MORELLO PURPLE COLOUR, EXCELLENT CONDITION for sale

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1999 ROVER MINI COOPER, 1340MPI, RARE MORELLO PURPLE COLOUR, EXCELLENT CONDITION Photo
  • 1999 ROVER MINI COOPER, 1340MPI, RARE MORELLO PURPLE COLOUR, EXCELLENT CONDITION
  • 1999 ROVER MINI COOPER, 1340MPI, RARE MORELLO PURPLE COLOUR, EXCELLENT CONDITION
  • 1999 ROVER MINI COOPER, 1340MPI, RARE MORELLO PURPLE COLOUR, EXCELLENT CONDITION
  • 1999 ROVER MINI COOPER, 1340MPI, RARE MORELLO PURPLE COLOUR, EXCELLENT CONDITION
  • 1999 ROVER MINI COOPER, 1340MPI, RARE MORELLO PURPLE COLOUR, EXCELLENT CONDITION
  • 1999 ROVER MINI COOPER, 1340MPI, RARE MORELLO PURPLE COLOUR, EXCELLENT CONDITION
  • 1999 ROVER MINI COOPER, 1340MPI, RARE MORELLO PURPLE COLOUR, EXCELLENT CONDITION
  • 1999 ROVER MINI COOPER, 1340MPI, RARE MORELLO PURPLE COLOUR, EXCELLENT CONDITION
  • 1999 ROVER MINI COOPER, 1340MPI, RARE MORELLO PURPLE COLOUR, EXCELLENT CONDITION
  • 1999 ROVER MINI COOPER, 1340MPI, RARE MORELLO PURPLE COLOUR, EXCELLENT CONDITION
  • 1999 ROVER MINI COOPER, 1340MPI, RARE MORELLO PURPLE COLOUR, EXCELLENT CONDITION
  • 1999 ROVER MINI COOPER, 1340MPI, RARE MORELLO PURPLE COLOUR, EXCELLENT CONDITION

Hi I am selling my modified Rover mini cooper in rare Morello Purple. very few were made in this metallic colour and is a real head turner. It has a 1340cc Morspeed modified engine. chrome wheels. grey leather interior. custom sound system plus many more mods. Full details of mini bellow. It's in great condition for its age see pictures. and it has 6 months MOT and Tax left.

 

A bit of History about the car

 

I've owned the mini since 2002. the mini has won a variety of concourse/show n shine events when I used to attend the various mini shows back in 2003 to 2005. All trophies included in sale + scrapbook with clippings from magazines where the mini has been photographed.  The mini also featured in a documentary about the mini called “The Mini Story” DVD and VHS with model Mini also included in sale. From 2005 to 2009 I relaxed from the hard-core concourse events and attended shows with my local mini club on the club stand circuit. My 1st daughter was born in 2009 and the mini scene took a back seat. the mini only came out on the nice days and spent its time in the garage. My intention was to start attending shows as she got older. but this hasn't happened and the arrival of my 2nd daughter has made me realise that this will probably never happen now so I am sadly selling my beloved mini. I have booked into the show n shine event at the British Mini Club Himley Hall event on the 11th of May. This will give you the chance if your going. to take a closer look at the mini. Alternatively you can contact me to arrange a viewing. Viewing is welcome before the end of the auction. And the auction final bid price is final! No haggling with the price after is acceptable. plus it's against eBay rules. The mini is advertised elsewhere and I reserve the right to end the auction early if the mini is sold outside of eBay.

 

 

Full Specification of Mini

 

Colour: Morello Purple with old English white roof and John cooper signed white bonnet stripes. (this is the original colour. Morello purple is considered a very rare colour on the minis as they were a limited number of them made).

ENGINE

Morspeed track-day Conversion: MPI engine bored to 1340cc (previously 1275cc). br> Powermax pistons. race spec crank. Swiftune SW5-07i camshaft and Vernier. Morspeed concept Stage 5 rally/race cylinder head. 1. 5 Titan roller Rockers. 52mm alloy throttle body. adjustable fuel pressure valve. K&N air & crankcase filters. Oil cooler with sandwich plate oil stat. Enlarged and gas flowed inlet manifold. Maniflow Stage 2 LCB exhaust. Miglia back box. CAT removal pipe (catalytic converter also included in sale for MOTs. may already be fitted but easily removed and cat removal pipe can be inserted) . span >  Custom Yellow Samco hoses. Heavy duty engine steadies. Superchip ICON.

TRANSMISSION
Metro Turbo four-speed with 3. 44 ratio diff. Minispares X-pin Evolution differential. centre oil pick-up. AP Racing clutch. extra-long magnetic sump plug for good measure.

SUSPENSION
Yellow sub frames. heavy duty adjustable tie-bars. 1. 5 degree bottom arms. Poly bushed. Hi-lo Kit

BRAKES
Aeroquip brake kit front and rear. Aeroquip master cylinder kit (new brake shoes. pads and discs fitted 2013)

Interior:

Factory Fit Stone wash grey leather with cherry piping front and rear seats and front and rear door cards. 6 dial walnut dashboard. Custom centre console and MGTF Walnut/leather SRS air bag steering wheel. Walnut front and rear door capping's. Red carpet with custom made Stone wash grey top and bottom dash board rails. handbrake and gear stick gators. lined glove box. and boot lined stone wash grey leather and red carpet. Rear head rests. alloy pedal set. walnut and chrome gear shift Knob. Walnut switch panel. Blue ultra-bright LED's for illuminating instrument facials.

ICE

Sony CDXM-1000TF CD/Radio head unit (CD drive does not work but has 10 disc changer anyway all controlled through head unit). 2 x Sony XS-HF75 16. 5cm component speakers with tweeters and crossovers. Sony XM-255EX Amplifier. Sony XS-L1036 10” Sub-woofer. Sony XM-500EX Amplifier. 2 x Sony XS-F1022 10cm speakers. 2 x Sony 6x9 speakers Under rear seats. 10 disk CD auto changer in rear bin. Sony PlayStation 2. 5. 5” LCD screen in Glove box. Berklin Power inverter 12v DC to 240v AC.

Other Mods

Black and Silver number plate's. with standard plates which Velcro fit over the top for legal purposes. Crystal rear light kit with LED rear lights. MK-1 style grill. Blue interior foot well LED lights when doors are opened. Blue LED lighting in boot and under bonnet when opened. Chrome backed halo ring spotlights with Smokey purple lamp covers.

Wheels

7x13 chrome superlight with flush fit valves. Tyres are Yokohama A539

Show History

Modified Cooper class entries: 1st place 2004 & 2005 MiniWorld Show. 1st place 2004 Beaulea Mini cooper day. 2nd Place Riviera Run 2005. 3rd place London to Brighton 2004. Mainly displayed on club stands after 2005

more pictures can be found here https://www. facebook. com/#!/groups/386480938160827/


I accept payment via cash. bank transfer. or PayPal. any payment must be cleared before the car leaves. The car is located in a small village outside of Oxford (OX13).

 

The mini is sold as seen and will not offer refunds of any kind. so please take the opportunity and time to view the car thoroughly before bidding.

 

Please message me or call me on 07966586955 to arrange viewings or ask any questions.

 

Thank you for looking and good luck with your bids

On 04-May-14 at 09:03:48 BST. seller added the following information:

 

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