eBay
  • Daily Deals
  • Collections
  • Get inspired!

Bidding has ended on this item.
This is a private listing. Sign in to view your status or learn more about private listings.
This seller is currently away until 27 Oct, 2014. If you make a purchase, there may be a delay in processing your order.

 
Posts to:
United Kingdom
Delivery:
 
Posts to:
United Kingdom

Details about  VERY RARE & COLLECTIBLE PRE PRODUCTION PROTOTYPE ROVER / BMW MINI ONLY 1 LEFT ??

See original listing
VERY RARE & COLLECTIBLE PRE PRODUCTION PROTOTYPE ROVER / BMW MINI ONLY 1 LEFT ??
VERY-RARE-COLLECTIBLE-PRE-PRODUCTION-PROTOTYPE-ROVER-BMW-MINI-ONLY-1-LEFT
Item Ended
Item condition:
Used
Ended:
03 Dec, 2013 20:01:37 GMT
Winning bid:
£1,627.77
11 bids ]
Postage:
Will post to United Kingdom. Read item description or contact seller for postage options. | See details
Item location:
luton, Bedfordshire, United Kingdom

Description

eBay item number:
321260878951
Seller assumes all responsibility for this listing.
Last updated on  30 Nov, 2013 19:10:02 GMT  View all revisions
redaol nala
daor gninworb 85
notul
erihsdrofdeB
fl0 4ul
modgniK detinU

:enohP151519 51470
:xaF579285-28510
:liamEmoc.dlrowltn@secafelibom

Item specifics

Condition:
Used: An item that has been previously used. See the seller’s listing for full details and description of ... Read moreabout the condition
Reg. Mark:

Get the Vehicle Status Report VSR

A1 Car Parts and Spares

Visit my eBay Shop  
 This is a Rover pre production prototype of what became the new Mini

This was built in approx 1998 and as far as I can tell was a running car
it was then stripped and sent to a company to test the door seals

You will notice the Rover emblem in the glass, the headlights are different from what you see on the new BMW Mini
also notice the vents on front wing area. This would have been a Cooper S as had a scoop cut out of bonnet and also different petrol cap

The car has some damage as can be seen from the picture. There is NO engine

What you see is what I have

It shows that the car was not all BMW designed and Rover had a lot do do with the new Mini

This is probably the only one in the world. Buy it and put in your museum as is or your specialist Mini company
Or maybe put on the road and have a 1 off

Whatever you do people will talk about it as it is a piece of history

Am happy to sell abroad, please contact me before bidding though

I can assist in loading as we have a fork lift so can put in lorry or container or on recovery truck

Please no time wasters. This is a one off (I think)

If you search the forums you will see over the last couple of weeks a lot has been said about this car and you can see
the history of the new Mini


On 27-Nov-13 at 11:49:05 GMT, seller added the following information:

 If you have less than 20 feedback rating please contact me with your details and phone numbers so I can verify you are a serious bidder

Otherwise I will remove your bids


On 27-Nov-13 at 18:18:32 GMT, seller added the following information:

 Here is a good link to a forum where you can see a lot of the history of the Rover Mini, you can also see pictures of other prototypes and you can see same as mine but different colours
http://www.totalmini.com/forum/8-mini-news-general-media/744-new-r50-mini-comes-longbridge.html


On 30-Nov-13 at 19:10:02 GMT, seller added the following information:

 I have been contacted by 2 magazines who would like to run a story on the Mini. I have said I would pass on details if the winning bidder would like the car to be featured

Business seller information

The Finishing Touch

Returns policy

After receiving the item, cancel the purchase within
Return postage
14 days
Buyer pays return postage
The buyer is responsible for return postage costs.
Return policy details
We will accept returns within 14 days of delivery. Item must be in same condition and unused. We do send some items in heat sealed bags, if these bags are opened then I will not accept return unless faulty. We will cover the cost of postage on all orders wrongly supplied by us or which are faulty. We will not cover return postage on items that have been sent correctly and advise you to send by some means of trackable courier to ensure safe return. We will charge a 20% Re stocking fee on all correctly sent items that are returned to cover our time Postage and materials

Questions and answers about this item

No questions or answers have been posted about this item.




00000

Place bid

Time left:
Current bid:
(Approximately ##1##)
Postage:
Import charges:
Your maximum bid:
Your maximum bid:
Please read the full listing. By clicking Confirm bid you commit to buy this item from the seller if you are the winning bidder. You will enter a binding contract.
By clicking Confirm bid, you are committing to buy this item from the seller if you are the winning bidder and have read and agree to the Global Postage Programme terms and conditions - opens in a new window or tab. Import charges previously quoted are subject to change if you increase you maximum bid amount.
Cancel
Loading...
Resume bidding, if the page does not update immediately.
Place bid
Review and confirm your bid
Bid confirmation
d
h
m
s
day
hour
hours
Free P&P
See item description
(Approximately ##1##)
(Enter ##1## or more)
(Enter more than ##1##)
Your maximum bid:
Increase maximum bid
Place bid
Confirm bid
Increase maximum bid
Cancel
Change bid
Close
, you've been outbid. Don't let it get away - bid again.
, you're the highest bidder on this item. Hope you win it.
, you're the first bidder. Hope you win.
, you're currently the high bidder, but you're close to getting outbid.
, this auction is almost over and you're currently the high bidder.
, you're the high bidder, but the reserve price hasn't been met.
Please enter your bid again.
Please enter a valid number as the bid price.
Enter an amount that is equal or greater than the minimum bid required. This can be found under the bid entry box.
Maximum bids can't be lowered once they're submitted.
This seller requires the buyer to have a PayPal account to purchase this item. Get a PayPal account here .
Your bid is greater than or equal to the Buy it now price. We recommend you purchase this item via Buy it now. If you still wish to bid, you may do so below.
Time left:
Current bid:
(approximately ##1##)
Your maximum bid:
(approximately ##1##)
Increase your maximum bid:
By clicking 1 Click Bid, you are agreeing to buy this item from the seller if you're the winning bidder. Learn moreabout 1-click bid - opens in a new window or tab
day
hour
min
sec
days
hours
mins
secs
(approximately ##1##)
Winning bid:
Starting bid:
Close
Congratulations The auction has ended and you're the winner.
The auction has ended, but the reserve price was not met.
Sorry, the auction has ended and you were outbid.
Good news, you're the highest bidder.
Sorry, you've been outbid.
You're the highest bidder, but the reserve price has not been met.
Please enter a higher amount than the current bid.
Maximum bids cannot be lowered once submitted.
Please enter a valid number.