MINI Cooper S ALL4 Countryman makes strong debut at Manheim Auctions, Bruntingthorpe
A total of 42 buyers were present to bid on vehicles representing the entire MINI range, including MINI One, Cooper, Clubman & Countryman, 45 of which were convertibles. 151 cars were sold, achieving an overall average value of 111% CAP Clean.
Star performers on the day were a 2010 MINI Cooper S ALL4 Countryman with 9,832 miles, which achieved 134% CAP Clean on its auction debut, a 2010 MINI Cooper 1.6 with 5,400 miles, which achieved 131% CAP Clean and a 2010 MINI One 1.6 Convertible with 3,937 miles, which achieved 124% CAP Clean.
James Leese, sales director manufacturer, Manheim Remarketing, said: 'The MINI is a motoring icon and always in great demand so it was no surprise that this first MINI closed auction since 2008 not only attracted lively bidding but also achieved high values. Auction debuts are always special occasions and this was no exception. The appearance of the MINI Cooper S ALL4 Countryman was a real bonus.'