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2000 classic rover mini john cooper le 40

The John Cooper LE 40 was launched in 1999 with a production run of 300 units as a tribute to 40 years of the Mini and to mark the 40th anniversary of the Cooper F1 World Championship. The LE 40 was only available in the striking combination of Brooklands Green with an Old English White roof, coupled with a contrasting Grenadine Red full-leather interior trim. Each car was built to a very high specification, which included Rallye-style spot lamps, Sportspack wheel arches, 13'' Minilite alloy wheels, radio/CD stereo and an engine-turned dash with Magnolia faced dials.

Originally supplied by Skinners Rover on 7th January 2000, this Mini John Cooper LE 40 displays 51,000 warranted miles from new and is a splendid example. According to the accompanying documentation, the car spent its first eight years as a daily driver before retiring to life as a classic toy, with recurring periods spent in storage. She has clocked just 8,000 miles in the past six years and has been maintained regardless of expense, with £5,000 spent in the past eleven months alone to ensure excellent all-round condition.

The Mini is sold newly serviced and MoT’d and benefits from a new cat, CV joint, alternator, rear brake disks, ignition leads, windscreen and refurbished alloy wheels. Supplied with a comprehensive history file enclosing a fully stamped service book, owner’s handbooks, original sales brochure and sundry invoices detailing mileage and works completed.

Serviced at:

  • 1,162 miles (27/05/2000)
  • 3,994 miles (13/01/2001)
  • 12,350 miles (16/01/2003)
  • 18,003 miles (14/01/2004)
  • 22,045 miles (06/01/2005)
  • 26,364 miles (12/01/2006)
  • 30,295 miles (12/01/2007)
  • 33,302 miles (07/01/2008)
  • 35,329 miles (04/03/2009)
  • 35,945 miles (11/08/2010)
  • 42,851 miles (13/04/2016)
  • 47,782 miles (18/11/2019)
  • 49,791 miles (27/11/2020)
  • 51,067 miles (15/09/2021)

This Mini John Cooper LE 40 is now sold.



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