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Mini First Aid & Some Top Travel Tips

Howdy once again to all Pork Pie 2019 teams. Not many sleeps now until kick off so all very exciting!   Hopefully you will have any last minute niggles with your cars sorted and...

Lee’s Mini Prep – Windscreens

A recurring issue on the last few PP runs has been broken windscreens. Minis were originally fitted with toughened front screens until the mid 80’s when laminated screens then became the norm. If a...

Lee’s Mini Prep – Brakes

Brakes   Having a decent set of stoppers on the trip is rather important!   We find that people often struggle with getting good brakes on their minis. There is the assumption that mini...

Lee’s Mini Prep – cooling

Porkpie 2019……..are you ready?!   If you are reading this then congratulations on entering arguably the best car based adventure in New Zealand. The trick now is making sure that your mini is up...

Are you ready????

Welcome to the first blog for PP 2019!   Over the next few months we will touch on a variety of mechanical checks and measures that can be used to make your run as...