A unique one-off celebrates 60 years of Mini as a style icon
John Lennon drove a Mini, Peter Sellers roared through his detective comedies in a Mini, and even the Queen was chauffeured through the park of Windsor Castle in a Mini. Countless celebrities succumbed to the charm of the classic Mini, which was first presented to the public 60 years ago, being accepted into the circles of high society at an early stage – especially in its home country of Great Britain.
Exclusive photographs show numerous stars from the world of music, film and fashion choosing the classic Mini as their preferred means of transport, making it an icon of its time.
To mark the brand's 60th anniversary furthermore, Mini is commemorating those glorious early years with some exceptional special vehicles. Following the successful market launch of the Mini 60 Years Edition for the current 3-door and 5-door, the classic Mini will once again be at the forefront.
A unique, elaborately restored one-off in the colourful striped design of the current Mini 60 Years Lifestyle Collection revives the fashionable panache and lifestyle of the wild sixties.