Duncan’s Cooper

Duncan’s Cooper

MEMBER SINCE 2019 | MODEL Cooper| YEAR 1992 | ENGINE CC 1275

DETAILS OF ANY MODIFICATIONS & ACCESSORIES:
Complete respray (green to white)
13 inch supalite wheels with Yokohama tyres and associated arches
Mark 1 body panels from front bulkhead forward

ANY OTHER INTERESTING FEATURES?
Converted back to single SU carb from original single point fuel-injection

ANY PROBLEMS YOU’VE HAD WITH YOUR MINI?
Replaced offside-rear swing-arm

ANYTHING YOU’D LIKE TO DO TO YOUR MINI IN THE FUTURE?
Fix the small crack in the exhaust manifold
Attend to the various bodywork rust spots
Do a complete strip-down/engine out tidy-up but in 5-7 year’s time, having far too much fun driving it at the moment

WHATS YOUR MOST MEMORABLE JOURNEY IN YOUR MINI?
Any - they all put a smile on your face

WHAT JOURNEY WOULD YOU LIKE TO DO WITH YOUR MINI?
Over Hardnose pass in the Lake District would be a lot of fun

WHATS THE MOST FUN YOU HAVE HAD IN YOUR MINI?
When I took my mum out in it with her grandkids – she laughed for the entire 45 minute journey as it was bringing back lots of memories for her – the kids thought she had gone mad

WHY DID YOU BUY A MINI?
Tribute to my dad, he passed away suddenly and he used to race them when I was a kid