Built on the longer Traveller chassis but without side windows, it proved popular in s Britain as a cheaper alternative to the car: Wolseley Hornet and Riley Elf —69 [ edit ] Wolseley Hornet Riley Elf Released in as more luxurious versions of the Mini, both the Wolseley Hornet and the Riley Elf had longer, slightly finned rear wings and larger boots that gave the cars a more traditional three-box design.
This gave the car a similar appearance to the larger Morris Minor Traveller and gave rise to these cars simply being called a woodie. A small round sticker with a kangaroo logo was placed on the triangular panel between the door and the front body seam.
The Mini K was offered in 2-door saloon  and 2-door van body styles. Mini Pick-up —83 [ edit ] Mini Pick-up.
The Mini Van was renamed as the Mini 95 inthe number representing the gross vehicle weight of 0. Therefore, Mark II cars also came with increased braking power in the form of front drum brakes with twin leading shoes to cope with the increased power output.
A total of 58, Mini Pick-up models were built.
Automatic gearboxes became available on the Mark II in as an option. The cars had larger-diameter chrome hubcaps than the Austin and Morris Minis, and additional chrome accents, bumper overriders and wood-veneer dashboards.
I-style externally hinged doors. As with the Van, the Pick-up had stamped metal slots for airflow into the engine compartment.
Wheelbase of the Elf and Hornet remained at 2. Mini Moke A utility vehicle intended for the British Army was built with a twin-engined 4-wheel-drive. One thousand units of this version were commissioned by management, intended for and designed to meet the homologation rules of Group 2 rally racing.
Both the Elf and the Hornet went through three engine versions. Issigonis was initially reluctant to see the Mini in the role of a performance car, but after John Cooper appealed to BMC management, the two men collaborated to create the Mini Cooper.
The gear selecting mechanism was updated to the rod type, as seen on all later Mini type cars. A set of simple stamped steel slots served in place of a more costly chrome grille. From the start of production both models had a decorative, non-structural, ash wood trim on the rear body, in the style of a pre-war shooting-brake.
The Riley was the more expensive of the two cars. Both were built on a slightly longer chassis of 84 inches 2. In October the Mk2 version was launched with the same changes as the saloon. Automatic gearboxes were available to the Mark III in again.
The full-width dashboard was a differentiator between the Elf and Hornet. The Mini Traveller and Countryman Register was created in to help locate and preserve the remaining Mini Traveller and Countryman cars.
Concealed door hinges were introduced two years before these were seen on the mainstream Mini. In October the fuel tank was relocated to the underneath of the car and the filler cap was moved to low down on the right hand side of the car — the same configuration that was already in use on the Mini Van.
The basic Mini was the 1. An internal bonnet release was fitted from It is a popular misconception that the difference between the Traveller and the Countryman is the wood trim.
Mini Cooper and Cooper S: Plates in the engine compartment on the right side fitch plate bear evidence of this speciality. Mark VI from About 50, were made in total,  from to in the UK, to in Australia and to in Portugal.
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The Mini is a small economy car produced by the English-based British Motor Corporation (BMC) and its successors from until The original is considered an icon of s British popular culture. Its space-saving transverse engine front-wheel drive layout – allowing 80 percent of the area of the car's floorpan to be used for passengers and.Download