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Mini Replacement Proposals (1968-74)

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Posted 06 November 2017 - 07:38 PM

From barrel to wedge: the failed Mini replacements

During the late 1960s and early 1970s, British Leyland tried unsuccessfully to produce a viable replacement for the Mini. A number of interesting proposals emerged – none of which made it into production.

Long before the term supermini had been coined, British Leyland Motor Corporation (BLMC) had begun to think about producing a new Mini with superior space, comfort and practicality. This gallery contains some initial thoughts and some blind alleys.



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