Limited Edition Minis Unveiled
Specifications of the LE 'final edition' Minis has been released by Rover: At a price of 9,895 pounds in the UK, the Mini Cooper LE will feature 12" Minilite style wheels, 'final edition' decals, chrome bumpers and spot lamps. It will be available in British Racing Green, Solar Red, Tahiti Blue, and Black; each with white roofs. Costing 10,895 pounds in the UK, the Limited Edition Cooper S will feature turned alloy dash, nickel silver trim, Sport Pack wheel arch extensions, and 13" alloy wheels. It will be available in Solar Red, Tahiti Blue, Anthracite metalllic and British Racing Green; all with a platinum silver roof. Costing 9,495 pounds in the UK, the Mini Seven LE will feature a 'retro pack' which includes pepperpot alloy wheels, chrome GB badge, red and cream interior, tartan red carpets, and body-colored facia. It will be available in Solar Red, Old English White, and Black. The Knightsbridge LE will be sold only in Japan and Europe. It will not be available in the UK. It will have the same specs as the Seven LE, as well as 13" wheels with small arch extensions, full walnut trim, premium carpets, and Alpaca full leather seats. Production numbers for each car have not been released, but a Rover representative says there are only 4,000 Minis left for sale in the UK, including these new limited edition Minis.
Article Date: Feb 24, 2000