The Mini Miscellany: Fifty Years of Facts, Figures, Stories and Oddities Featuring the World's Greatest Little Car
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The Mini Miscellany: Fifty Years of Facts, Figures, Stories and Oddities Featuring the World's Greatest Little Car

by Geoff Tibballs
     
 

There is no greater icon from the Swinging Sixties than the marvelous MINI. Some of the most famous faces of the decade—from the Beatles (all of whom owned at least one MINI) and Twiggy to Steve McQueen—were proud owners. Packed with facts, quotes, and stories, this is a nostalgic review of the little auto that changed the world. Its legacy as a racing

Overview

There is no greater icon from the Swinging Sixties than the marvelous MINI. Some of the most famous faces of the decade—from the Beatles (all of whom owned at least one MINI) and Twiggy to Steve McQueen—were proud owners. Packed with facts, quotes, and stories, this is a nostalgic review of the little auto that changed the world. Its legacy as a racing dynamo and various rally wins are addressed as is its recent leap back into the spotlight in the form of the sleek and stylish MINI Cooper.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781853757198
Publisher:
Prion
Publication date:
11/01/2009
Pages:
171
Product dimensions:
4.70(w) x 7.40(h) x 0.90(d)

Meet the Author

Geoff Tibballs has written more than 80 books, including Motor Racing's Strangest Moments, The Olympics' Strangest Moments, and Royalty's Strangest Characters.

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