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  • 2013 What Car? Award for Best Convertible
  • One of the world's most iconic cars
  • Originally designed by Sir Alec Issigonis

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The re-imagined iconic Mini is now a regular sight on British roads – a new take on an old favourite that’s since become a classic in its own right. Minis are arguably some of the most recognised cars all over the world.

Whereas a Mini used to be a budget car it is now firmly in the luxury market with customisable aspects, sumptuous interiors and more. If you drive a new Mini you might want to protect it with a comprehensive insurance policy, and the same applies if you own an old-school Mini, which are fast becoming collectors’ items. can get you a quote that’s the same as going direct – or cheaper.

Mini car insurance groups

To help you understand how your insurance quote is calculated, we've compiled a list of likely insurance groups* for your Mini, split by model.

As a rule of thumb, the higher the number, the more costly the insurance. Other factors like your age, address and driving history also help to determine your premium.


Engine capacity

Typical insurance group 

Tax bracket


1.4 - 2.0

12 - 30

D - F


1.6 - 2.0

19 - 34

E - K


1.6 - 2.0

12 - 30

E - G

John Cooper Works


33 - 37

G - H

*All information compiled from

Take a look at our guide on how car insurance groups can affect your premium if you'd like to know more.

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Mini cars: did you know?

  • Established - 1959
  • Founder - British Motor Corporation
  • Headquarters - BMW in Munich, Germany

The original Mini was made by the British Motor Corporation from 1959 to 2000, before BMW bought the brand rights. Enter the all-new Mini in 2001. The cars are built at Plant Oxford, where the 4,700 staff produce up to 800 cars a day.

Mini has always had a strong presence in the world of motorsport, winning a variety of rallies over the decades, but for the first time in several years Mini entered the World Rally Championships in 2011.

The Mini was North American Car of the Year in 2003 and the Cooper S Roadster was voted Best Convertible at the 2013 What Car? Car of the Year Awards.