Garage-find Mini sells for £31,000

Daljinder Nagra
Garage-find Mini sells for £31,000
Garage-find Mini sells for £31,000

A tatty Mini, which sat unloved in a garage for 20 years, has set a new record after selling for £31,000 at auction.

Despite a non-functioning engine, faded paint and a lack of MOT or tax, the green Austin Mini Cooper S engine soared past its pre-sale estimated price of £8,000.