Austin Mini Cooper


The Mini Cooper was one of Britain’s great motor sport legends, an inspired confection that became the definitive rally car of the Sixties. Because of its size, maneuverability, and front-wheel drive, the Cooper could dance around bigger, more unwieldy cars and scuttle off to victory.

Austin A90 Atlantic – 1948

Austin A90 Atlantic - 1948

Oops! The launch of the Austin A90 Atlantic at the 1918 Earls Court Moto Show in London was a gallant but misguided attempt to create a postwar export winner, by appealing directly to the American market with a car that looked vaguely . . . American.