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The Mini Grand Turismo.


The first brochure for the GT.

When it was originally launched it was sold as the most economical GT car on the market with absolutely no reference whatsoever to its immediate ancestor to Cooper S.

This however, didn't last long.

The Mini 1275 GT,

Carries on where the Cooper left off.


By brochure number 2 BL were definitely relying on the heritage of the Coopers to sell its somewhat underpowered GT.


Mini Clubman & 1275 GT The last variant of the original Mini, sharing an engine, suspension & many other mechanical parts, the Clubman & 1275 GT were by any definition variants of the original model.