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  1. old81 liked wmwny's post in the thread What did you do with your MINI today?.

    Took my wife over to Columbus today for brunch with my family and nephew and his daughter from Colorado...great food, but even better...

    Nov 10, 2019 at 7:39 PM
  2. old81 replied to the thread What did you do with your MINI today?.

    As I mentioned the GTjr is a bid of a rat, but appears to be an original GTA not all tarted up. The Sprint is probably my favorite...

    Nov 10, 2019 at 6:38 PM
  3. old81 replied to the thread What did you do with your MINI today?.

    Not really, look at the red GTV with the white strip, notice the doors, then think over 100K in asis condition. It is a bit of a rat.

    Nov 9, 2019 at 5:54 PM
  4. old81 liked Crashton's post in the thread What did you do with your MINI today?.

    Nice pictures. Not a fan of any of those new Alfas, but oh man those old ones sure are nice. My fave is the Giulieta Sprint. Sweet car...

    Nov 9, 2019 at 5:53 PM
  5. old81 liked 00Mini's post in the thread What did you do with your MINI today?.

    Nice pictures. Some interesting older cars were there.

    Nov 9, 2019 at 5:53 PM
  6. old81 replied to the thread What did you do with your MINI today?.

    Took the Parklane Countryman over to an all Alfa Romeo event today for some free lunch at Centerline Alfa Romeo in Lafayette, Colorado....

    Nov 9, 2019 at 5:01 PM
  7. old81 liked minirab's post in the thread Mini News JOHN COOPER WORKS GP US MARKET PRICING ANNOUNCED.

    Speaking of Porsche I got to drive a new 991.2 GT3 on the track a couple of weeks ago. My son signed me up for one of the "drive a...

    Nov 9, 2019 at 4:56 PM
  8. old81 liked Crashton's post in the thread Mini News JOHN COOPER WORKS GP US MARKET PRICING ANNOUNCED.

    Yes like peaches & kumquats. The Cayman is a real value that the GP3 will most likely never be. Me I'd buy a Golf R, as an old guy the...

    Nov 9, 2019 at 4:56 PM
  9. old81 liked beken's post in the thread What did you do with your MINI today?.

    A former MINI owner who was downsizing their house had a garage sale and nobody wanted them so they called me over and gave these to me....

    Nov 8, 2019 at 10:00 PM
  10. old81 liked Minidave's post in the thread '66 Cooper S Restoration.

    I doubt it would have been 1500cc as the 1275 had only been introduced a year or so before that and carried on till the end of...

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  11. old81 liked beken's post in the thread 2019 Pictures of your MINI thread.

    Actually, I might go to a scrap yard not too far from my place and see if anybody wrecked a R53 MINI of late.

    Nov 8, 2019 at 9:56 PM
  12. old81 liked Rufflyer's post in the thread 2019 Pictures of your MINI thread.

    New to the forum, new to minis, BUT not new to cars. Drove to work and at lunch looked to see that I got flanked on both sides from...

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  13. old81 liked Minidave's post in the thread Mini Innocenti 1300 Export.

    Thanks guys! I guess I should start another thread for the 66 and the work I'm doing on it....

    Nov 6, 2019 at 5:38 PM
  14. old81 rated Minidave's post Winner in the thread Mini Innocenti 1300 Export.

    Yeah, I really can't wait to get it on the road.....Dan and I both wish we lived closer so we could trade more work like this, I like...

    Nov 6, 2019 at 5:38 PM
  15. old81 liked Minidave's post in the thread Mini Innocenti 1300 Export.

    Did a "dealer trade" on the Inno - it went down to my partner's shop in Tulsa while I do some final work on a '66 Cooper S full...

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