This little mini was cut into 3 pieces and shortened by 2′ 7″, it has a 1300cc engine and could actually wheely in reverse gear.
The first of Saunders’ cars to appear on television in England, when it was filmed for Top Gear.
Mini Ha-Ha was sold to a car museum in Portrush, Northern Ireland back in the 80’s, where-upon it was used as a publicity vehicle. Mini Ha-Ha appears on clothes, mugs, puzzles, pens and a diverse amount of paraphernalia.
This car has proven so popular that 3 were built in total. The original Mini Ha Ha is currently being restored in Ireland. The second lives in Scotland, and the final one in California.
“Andy has a wonderful imagination and ability to bring the wildest dreams to fruition. His work is designed, built and finished with an extraordinary attention to detail, oh yes and it was a pleasure to work with him.“
John Langdon. Designer and Graphic Artist for Dan Browns Angels and Demons Lettering