Here’s a Mini Cooper that was at the 2013 Daytona Spring Show. The Mini Cooper is a subcompact that has been in production since 1959. BMW’s iteration of the car has been in production since 2000 (the first model year was 2001). The convertible version was introduced at the 2004 Salon International de l’Auto, and this version was made between 2005 and 2008. The engine of this one is a 1.6 liter straight-4 that produces 114 horsepower and 111 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is a 5-speed manual. This car does 0-60 mph in 9.3 seconds and has a top speed of 120 mph.
This is a ’62 Austin Mini Cooper that was at the 2018 Daytona Turkey Rod Run. The original Mini Cooper was made between 1959 and 2000. BMC (British Motor Corporation) made the Mini Cooper between 1959 and 1968. The engine of this one is a 1.3 liter straight-4 that produces 63 horsepower and 70 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is a 4-speed manual.