What is a Mini Coopers worth?
Prices start at $31,400 for the two-door hardtop, $32,400 for the four-door hardtop and $36,400 for the convertible. Once again, upgrading to the Cooper S engine costs about $3,500, while the JCW engine is an additional $5,000. Check out our U.S. News Best Price Program for great savings at your local Mini dealer.
What’s the best year for a Mini Cooper S?
The 2011 model year had only two recalls according to the NHTSA and Consumer Reports. It’s our pick for the best year for Mini Cooper reliability.
Are Mini Cooper S reliable?
According to RepairPal, the Mini Cooper has a reliability rating of 3.0 out of 5.0 and ranks 25th out of 32 car brands. However, the Mini Cooper did rank 21st out of 21 cars in the subcompact segment. The high cost of repair and maintenance for Mini Cooper has significantly hurt its reliability.
How much does it cost to rebuild a Mini Cooper S engine?
Cost about $9000 (including parts and labor). It can be around 3,500 used whole engine or less to about $7600 for a new engine.
How long do Mini Cooper S engines last?
Mini Cooper engines can usually last between 200,000 – 250,000 miles or 13 – 17 years on average.
What was the original Mini Cooper called?
Designed by the creative genius Alec Issigonis, the famous Mini was originally marketed under two different brand names: Austin and Morris. The Cooper version appeared in 1961, owing its name to the engine tuning by John Cooper, who had won the World Championship with his Formula 1 cars in 1959 and 1960.
Can a Cooper s be restored to Monte Carlo Rally specs?
This fantastic Cooper S has been totally restored without regards to cost to Monte-Carlo Rally specs. Finished in Tartan Red with Old English White roof this Cooper S looks amazing in period correct colours and beautifully crafted works to achieve the very accurate period rally specification.
What kind of interior does a 1963 Cooper have?
Old English white with a black roof and red and gold brocade interior in stunning condition. We’ve said this before but this really is one for the collectors. The great collection that this is part of is one of the first Cooper S’ of 1963 along with a MK2, MK3 and a 2001 Cooper sport.