Mini 1000 (1983)

JK-21-JB  (owned from 20-08-1985 until 23-12-1986)

 

To be able to manage a household I thought I needed a car that was cheaper on the fuel than an MGB, so a Mini was bought. Looking back in retrospect a premature and very unwise decision. Buying a car that's just two years old isn't cheap -even a Mini- and subsequently I also modified it substantially because I didn’t like the looks of the car with its black bumpers and grille. And then, after a few months I found out that I could not live without using my MGB everyday, so the Mini had to go...