Austin Mini Red Flame - 1989
The eternal Mini will never cease to surprise us. Smart, fun and easy to maintain, it is finally the ideal car to collect. Even more so when a beautiful example, like the one below, is presented to you.Benzin
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This 1989 Austin Mini Red Flame from France is a 3rd hand car with 34.200 km (5 digits counter). The Histovec report allows to follow the evolution of the mileage, which seems to be correct. We will note an error in the 2004 reading.
The seller indicates that the car is in very good general condition, that it has a valid Technical Control and that it has had recent and regular maintenance. The "Red Flame" series is a limited edition recognizable by its white or gold side stripes, its black grille with chrome surround, and its white painted "Prestige" integral wheel covers.
On the outside, the car is in very good condition. The paint in its red color has very few visible flaws in the gallery. The seller notes a small scratch on the driver side door. The fender extensions are new. The exterior plastics and seals are in good condition, as are the headlights. The seller indicates that the chassis of this Mini is sound, pictures of the undercarriage are available in the gallery. The seller specifies that the floors are a little bit damaged at the lifting points due to a bad handling of the jack.
The interior is in very good condition. The upholstery in specific fabric "Crayons" has no tears or holes but shows slight traces of wear. The steering wheel and the dashboard are in very good condition. The on-board instrumentation and the electrical equipment are working normally.
The 998 cc 4-cylinder engine developed 42 hp when it left the factory. The seller indicates that the mechanics work normally as well as the 4 speed manual transmission. The engine is fully original. Recently, it has benefited from the following charges:
- Drainage and Filters
- Rocker arm adjustment
- Compression test (visible in the gallery)
The car has its 4 original rims in very good condition with new tires. The car brakes normally, the original brake hoses have been changed by aviation hoses. Recently, the running gear has benefited from the following expenses (about 3000 km) :
- Rear brakes
- Wheel cylinder
- Shock absorbers
- Steering rack and ball joints
- Wheel bearings
The seller is a private individual located in France in Ajaccio (20) and accepts visits during the sale. The car will be sold with its French registration and a favorable CT of less than 6 months.
Note : the seller indicates that it is possible to deliver the vehicle to the port of Marseille by boat for 160€.
The seller wished to define a reserve price.
Auction opening dates: mardi 25 janvier 2022 - 00:00
Auction end date: jeudi 03 février 2022 - 21:00
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