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Mini Thirty (1989)

Mini Thirty (1989)

Celebrating 30 years of the Mini, this anniversary model saw the reintroduction of chrome trim and sold well.

On sale June 1989
Price at launch £5599
Total Production 3000 UK (2000 in Red, 1000 in Black)
Chassis numbers

Engine 998cc four-cylinder OHV
Engine designation A+
Bore/stroke 64.59 x 76.2mm
Compression ratio 10.3:1
Power output 42bhp @ 5250rpm
Torque 58lb.ft @ 2600rpm
Transmission Four-speed manual
Final drive 3.105
Brakes Front 8.4-inch discs. Rear: drums.
Suspension Rubber cones
Wheels 12 x 4.5-inch 
Wheelbase 80.1-inches
Length 120.25-inches
Width 55.5-inches
Height 53.25-inches
Tyres 145/70 SR-12
Colours Cherry Red, Black

Maximum Speed 84mph
0-60mph 19.7secs
Average fuel consumption 40mpg


200 available in automatic transmission

Lightning cloth seats

Red leather steering wheel

Re-introduction of chrome grille, bumpers and handles

Leather bound Mini book

1959-1989 crest decals