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General
Sprite and Midget Parts and Accessories at Liquidation Prices
Created: April 16, 2018
Find the part you need to make your Sprite or Midget sparkle on our Liquidation Sale page.
Part Kits for Austin Healey Sprites,MG Midgets and Morris Minors
Created: February 08, 2018
Here are just a handful of our hundreds of available part kits for Sprites & Midgets. Brake kits, engine maintenance and upgrade kits, suspension kits and more. Give our specialists a call if you have any questions!
Sprite and Midget Part Diagrams
Created: January 09, 2018
Use our handy Sprite and Midget part diagrams to find the right part for your favorite little car.
Check Out What's Happening at Spridget Mania!
Created: April 19, 2017
Our latest SpridgetMania.com email newsletter featuring a photo gallery, featured parts and more.
Created: December 14, 2016
Six available rear disc conversion kits available to suit your needs. Browse our selection now.
Created: July 28, 2015
Team Mini Mania is expanding - Adds Vintage Bugeye to Stable
SU Reference Catalog Review
Created: February 22, 2006
The workshop manual has a wealth of information on all the various styles of SU carburetors and fuel pumps. The manual starts out with an easy to follow and very explanative summary of the basics of the SU carburetor design and functionality. The manual is well organized into sections covering the basic families of SU carbs and fuel pumps.
Winter Prep For Classic Mini
Created: December 03, 2018
Mini Mania is here to give you the best tips winter preparation tips for your Classic Mini Cooper. Whether you plan on driving or putting it into storage.
Community
Created: March 21, 2014
Don Racine is racing a Mk1 “Bugeye” Sprite at the Laguna Seca racetrack.
Are my car parts OEM, OES, Genuine, Aftermarket....or what??
Created: June 04, 2019
Here at MiniMania we take pride in offering the very best part options for your beloved Classic Mini, New MINI, Spridget and Morris Minor. But where do all our parts come from? We understand that it can get a little confusing at times with all the different options out there from:
Fun Things
BIG GAME 2020 Winner Survey
Created: January 22, 2020
Ready to Play? Take this FUN BIG GAME Survey and let us know who you think is going to WIN. We'd also like to know...what's your favorite BIG GAME party food/dish/drink?
2019 Holiday Quiz
Created: December 04, 2019
Think you know a lot of about the Holiday Season? Take this FUN Holiday Quiz and find out!
Classic Mini and New MINI History Quiz
Created: November 13, 2019
Think you know a lot about the Classic Mini and New MINI? Take this FUN quiz and find out! Hope you studied!!
Survey Results: What The?
Created: September 19, 2019
We asked...and YOU answered!! We wanted to know what interesting things you have seen attached to a pit-stop bathroom key. Your answers surprised, shocked and entertained us this week.
Survey: What The?
Created: September 13, 2019
Pit-stops are an important road trip essential, and those bathroom keys can be a little interesting. We know you LOVE your road-trips, and no doubt have come across some interesting things out on the road.
Survey Results: Off the beaten path Road Trip Destinations
Created: September 09, 2019
We asked if you have visited these "off-the-beaten-path" road trip attractions... and you answered!! According to car enthusiasts just like YOU, looks like these attractions are still awaiting your visit...so get motoring!!
Survey: Off the beaten path Road Trip Destinations
Created: September 03, 2019
Road Trips to popular tourist attractions and beautiful locations are fun and almost always worth the drive. But what about some of the "off-the-beaten-path" road-trip attractions... they can be worth the drive too!
Great Outdoors Road Trip Survey Results
Created: August 28, 2019
There are a lot of amazing places in the Great Outdoors to see on your next road trip. We have researched some of the top outdoor road trip destinations and asked you for your opinion on must-see road trip destinations. THE RESULTS ARE IN...and we have a three-way tie!!
Great Outdoors Road Trip Survey
Created: August 21, 2019
There are a lot of amazing places in the Great Outdoors to see on your next road trip. We have researched some of the top outdoor road trip destinations and are curious... How would you rank these outdoor road trip destinations on your must-see list? Take the FUN survey and let us know.
What are your TOP 3 summer road trip destinations?
Created: July 16, 2019
We know you LOVE your car... Where do you LOVE to go in your car? Take this FUN survey and let us know... what are your TOP 3 summer road trip destinations?
TOP SELLING CAR PART CATEGORIES...for your Spridget
Created: June 03, 2019
TOP SELLING CAR PART CATEGORIES...for your Spridget Want to know what your fellow classic car enthusiasts are looking for? Below you will find the four of our TOP SELLING categories of classic car parts.
TOP SELLING CAR PART CATEGORIES...for your Morris
Created: May 31, 2019
TOP SELLING CAR PART CATEGORIES...for your Morris Want to know what your fellow classic car enthusiasts are looking for? Below you will find the four of our TOP SELLING categories of classic car parts.
TOP SELLING CAR PART CATEGORIES...for your classic Mini
Created: May 31, 2019
TOP SELLING CAR PART CATEGORIES...for your classic Mini Want to know what your fellow classic car enthusiasts are looking for?  Below you will find the four of our TOP SELLING categories of classic car parts.
Shop all the new inventory car parts for your Sprite and Midget
Created: April 09, 2019
Check out all of our new inventory car parts for your Sprite and Midget
1961-1971 Austin-Healey Sprite (& MG Midget)
Created: February 04, 2011
1961-1971 Austin-Healey Sprite (&MG Midget) The 1961-1971 Austin-Healey Sprite was the restyled successor to the Mark I "bug-eye" Sprite, with a squared-up nose and tail grafted onto the original main body section.
Created: June 19, 2000
The relationship built up between the British Motor Corporation and motorsport celebrity Donald Healey in the 1950’s resulted in the creation of the Austin Healey 100 sportscar, a vehicle which enjoyed considerable sales success, particularly in the important North American continent.
Spec Sprite Spreads
Created: March 13, 2000
More and more dealers are offering inexpensive race ready vintage racing Spec Sprites to buy or rent on an arrive and drive basis. The 1967, 1275cc Sprite in full street stock trim is the basis for a low cost, yet fun historic vintage sports car for racing.
Created: January 30, 2000
NOTE: These specs provide details of the maximum that can be done to the car from street stock specification, NOT THE MINIMUM! For some time there has been a need for a class that will echo the days when a would-be racer on a budget could go production-class racing in street drivable and licensable car.
How To Articles
How to tell the difference between NPT & BSP threads
Created: September 21, 2010
NPT stands for National Pipe Taper, and is the most common U.S. standard for pipe fittings. NPT fittings are measured on the internal diameter of the fitting.
Identification
Heritage Motor Centre Certificates & Archive Services
Created: February 16, 2012
A Heritage Certificate is a certified copy of the entry against the chassis number in the authentic factory ledgers.Discover the original numbers and colour scheme, dates of build and despatch, and where available, the details of factory fitted equipment.
Created: August 26, 2008
Kit & Custom Vehicle Titling and Registration Across the Country
Created: February 16, 2006
Around 8% of the classic Minis were built outside the UK - do you know where your Mini was built? This article covers the history of Minis, and a myriad of identifying features of Minis built for the markets outside the UK.
Created: February 13, 2006
Mini Identification: Why Correct Identification is Necessary
Created: February 13, 2006
Mini Identification: Getting Started
Created: February 13, 2006
Introduction Getting Started Why Correct Identification is Necessary What to Know to Identify Minis Identification by Chassis Number/VIN – Standard Cars Identifying Minis by Engine/Power Unit Mini Mini History Identifying Minis by Mark Identifying Non Standard M...
Mini Identification: Identifying Non Standard Minis
Created: February 13, 2006
Introduction Getting Started Why Correct Identification is Necessary What to Know to Identify Minis Identification by Chassis Number/VIN – Standard Cars Identifying Minis by Engine/Power Unit Mini Mini History Identifying Minis by Mark Identifying Non Standard Minis Minis Built
Created: February 13, 2006
Mini Identification: What to Know to Identify Minis
Created: February 13, 2006
Mini Identification:
Installation
Top 5 DIY projects for your Spridget
Created: May 07, 2019
Looking to make some DIY performance upgrades to your Classic Car? These are some of the most popular performance upgrades available for the DIY car owner. The experts at Mini Mania have given each DIY project a rating on ease of completion; 1 being easy and 5 being difficult, to help you prioritize your DIY projects.
Mini Mania
Created: August 07, 2015
Spridget Mania service department continues to expand!
Created: August 07, 2015
Spridget Mania: Join The Team!
Motorsport
Created: June 16, 2014
Our intent is to have anyone interested in racing a Vintage Spridget to join us. This is a double edge sword since an individual may have their own personal opinion of why he should or should not be in a certain class. A racer that is bumped into a higher classification than they think they should be in such as M1 or M2 always has a place to race.
Suspension
MG Midget and Sprite Suspension
Created: December 12, 2013
Suspension options available for Austin Healey Sprites and MG Midgets are reviewed.