It’s been 60 years since Mini first showed up on a race track and to celebrate the milestone, Mini has unveiled the new Mini Anniversary Edition version of the two door John Cooper Works Hardtop model.
“The Cooper name shares a storied history with Mini, and this new Anniversary Edition reflects the Cooper performance heritage, offering a classic and sporty appearance,” said Patrick McKenna, Department Head of Marketing Product and Strategy, Mini USA. “John Cooper kicked off sixty years of performance innovation with the original Mini Cooper, and the Anniversary Edition honors the Cooper legacy that helped define Mini’s performance pedigree over the last six decades.”
Each of the limited Anniversary Edition models will come in British Racing Green with white stripes and red outlines. The Cooper Car Company logo has also been added on the Anniversary Edition’s door sills and side scuttles. And lastly it features the number 74 on the hood of the Anniversary Edition, which isa tribute to the Mini Cooper’s first race, where the vehicle was given the number 74.
The pricing starts at $40,750, including destination.