1980 Austin Morris Mini Van 95 L

Lot: 866

Sold for (£): 12,650
Offered for sale is a 0.998L 1980 Austin Morris Mini 95 L manual that has been with the current owner for the last 4 years. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 133 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

Meticulously restored, this Mini Van is now a Concours contender...


  • Fresh from a four-year complete rebuild regardless of cost. MoT until November 2019 
  • Bodyshell dipped, rust removed and new panels fabricated. Brightwork replaced along with glass, rubbers and seals
  • All new interior. Bespoke, stained and varnished wooden trim fitted to load space area. New headlining
  • New rear subframe and auxiliaries.  Reconditioned front subframe. 10" disc brakes fitted to the front
  • Engine refurbished. The cylinder head has been overhauled with new valves, seats, gaskets etc
  • Just awaiting new hubcaps. Completely immaculate. We can't imagine you will find a better one


Lot Details

Registration: RGK 78V RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1980 Engine size: 0.998L
Make: Austin Morris Odometer reading (miles): 18
Model: Mini 95 L MOT expiry: 2019-05-05
Warranted: No Chassis number: XLV10000685417

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 133 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


The vehicle has been dipped and all rust removed and new panels fabricated in. The exterior is now in Concours condition. All brightwork has been replaced along with all glass, rubbers and seals. 


Door-cards: Carpets:
Seating: Headlining:
Dashboard: Boot:


Every item has been replaced inside the car including a bespoke wooden trim fitted to load space area which has been stained and varnished. New headlining.


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


All gaskets have been replaced, the cylinder head has been overhauled with new valves and seats etc. Engine has been refurbished.


Gears: Drive-shaft:


In good order.

Running Gear

Axles: Chassis:
Suspension: Bearings:
Brakes: Wheels/Tyres:


Running gear is all new but trailing links have been overhauled. New steering and suspension all round. New authentic original 10" wheels and new tyres. Modified 10" disc brakes fitted to the front with new hydraulics fitted. New rear subframe and auxiliaries. Reconditioned front subframe. When you see the pictures it has hubcaps to be fitted. 



Minor: Major:


Most of the lights have been replaced, loom, starter and alternator.

Vehicle History


Heritage certificate present, most MoTs plus other paperwork along with some of the restoration bills.

About the Condition Report

A lot's condition report is compiled based on information provided to CCA by the vendor of the lot. CCA has no access to lots prior to a sale but does review its condition on the day of the sale. CCA strongly recommends viewing a lot prior to a sale as it cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information provided.
Poor Numerous faults / Extensive damage / Many missing parts / Project or donor car
Fair Basic condition / Requires attention mechanically & cosmetically / Some damage / Some missing parts
Good Every-day useable classic car / Driven & enjoyed / Commensurate with age & mileage / Drives and looks as it should / Some vehicle history
Very good Almost pristine / Mechanically & cosmetically sound / Driven only occasionally / Extensive vehicle history
Excellent Pristine / Original / Documented nut & bolt ground-up restoration / Stored professionally / Trailered only / Complete vehicle history