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1966 Morris Minor 1000


  • Ideal restoration project
  • Interior in good condition
  • Starts, runs and drives
  • Underside appear to be in solid condition

The Appeal

This 1966 Morris Minor 1000 represents an opportunity to own a charming piece of motoring history. This classic British car holds a special place in the hearts of enthusiasts for its timeless design and nostalgic driving experience. Despite its need for cosmetic restoration, the car retains its original interior in generally good condition, creating a cosy and inviting atmosphere for memorable journeys. Given that it starts, runs and drives, this Morris Minor 1000 provides a solid foundation for a rewarding restoration project. Embrace the nostalgia, restore its beauty, and enjoy the admiration that comes with owning and driving a classic Morris Minor.

The History and Paperwork

  • V5 present and correct
  • A good selection of previous MOTs documenting the mileage
  • Owners manuals
  • 5 previous keepers

The Interior

  • Red leatherette seats, door cards, and trim in good condition
  • Matching carpets
  • Generally good condition for its age
  • Water damage (puddles) in the rear footwell
  • Dashboard and controls in presentable condition
  • Steering wheel would benefit from attention
  • Original interior with a vintage charm, ready to be enjoyed after restoration

The Exterior

  • Grey paintwork with visible patina
  • Generally sound condition
  • Brightwork in fair condition, except for the rear bumper
  • Wheels present well with room for cosmetic improvement
  • Requires cosmetic restoration to regain its former glory
  • Classic British styling

The Mechanics

  • 1,098cc engine 
  • Engine bay appears scruffy, but sound
  • Clutch functions, but requires attention
  • Requires new battery
  • Starts, runs and drives (with battery pack)
  • Requires recommissioning prior to road use
  • Underside in generally good condition thanks to undersealing


This 1966 Morris Minor 1000 presents a unique opportunity for enthusiasts to restore a classic British car to its former glory. With its interior in good condition and a running engine, the car has great potential for a rewarding restoration project. While it requires cosmetic work, the classic styling and nostalgic driving experience of the Morris Minor 1000 make it a truly appealing choice. With its charming presence and solid mechanical foundation, this Morris Minor 1000 is ready to be transformed into a head-turning classic that will bring joy and admiration wherever it goes.

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Vehicle specification
  • Year 1966
  • Make Morris
  • Model Minor
  • Colour Grey
  • Odometer 37,310 Miles
  • Engine size 1098
Listing Details
  • Seller Type Private
  • Town Tavistock
  • Location Devon
  • Country United Kingdom

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