When is an Austin MINI Cooper not just a small economy car you commonly see on roads? When it’s been widened by approximately 2 feet (0.6m) compared to the original. That’s right, this owner spent hours on the project by adding an additional front seat, a wide bench at the rear, three windscreen wipers, a rebuilt 1,275cc petrol engine, mated to manual gearbox, and a full electric sunroof. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
“The ad posted on eBay says that the Mini runs, and there’s no rust at all, but it will still need to be trailered away, because its modifications aren’t homologated, and there’s no valid MoT to allow it to be driven on public roads. So what can one do with such a vehicle? Well, it’s apparently “ideal for shows and advertising”,” reports Car Scoops.