Mini Scamp Owners
Would you like to react to this message? Create an account in a few clicks or log in to continue.
Latest topics
» My scamp help please
by OldMK1 Yesterday at 9:10 pm

» Can anyone help looking for info on my car
by sparticus-84 Wed Sep 23, 2020 2:07 pm

» Blue Mk3 Scamp on Scottish Isles
by Mk3rob Thu Sep 17, 2020 3:27 pm

» Books & magazines free to agood home
by Rum Tum Tugger Thu Aug 27, 2020 8:57 am

» good looking Mk1 4K
by OldMK1 Tue Aug 25, 2020 9:46 am

» Mk1 Barn find nr Mansfield
by Mk3rob Fri Aug 14, 2020 8:58 pm

» Van / Estate body anyone?
by Desmond Timms Mon Aug 03, 2020 9:11 am

» The Scampers Guide to Off-Road Preparation and Driving Techniques for Mini Scamp
by OldMK1 Wed Jul 29, 2020 2:53 pm

» Another early mk1 on eBay
by Rum Tum Tugger Wed Jul 22, 2020 8:06 am

Prices for runners

Go down

Prices for runners Empty Prices for runners

Post  goose on Thu Apr 28, 2016 4:43 pm

Hi there ,
After joining this group on facebook , and searching fleabay endlessly ,I have become inspired and  have decided I need to get a Scamp  mk2 or 3...finally!
Originally It was going to be a project , but I'm too impatient , so hopefully it'll be a basic mot'd example , usable now , and scruffy enough to tinker with in winter...which brings me on to my question ..
As specs vary so widely on Scamp's , how do prices vary? what seems to be the "norm " to pay for a tatty  usable example?Is there a price bracket that they fall into ( don't want to pay over the odds !)
Apologies in advance for asking a vague question!


Number of posts : 12
Location : aberystwyth
Job/hobbies : i sell motorbike tyres,hobbies would be cars ,cars,cars and women!
Registration date : 2009-01-16

Back to top Go down

Prices for runners Empty Prices

Post  Mk3rob on Thu Apr 28, 2016 10:36 pm

As you say prices vary
Like "normal" Mini's, Scamp prices have gone up over the years.

All i can say is keep looking at Fleabay and Gumtree
You have been on this forum since 09 so you must have been tracking them.

I bought my Mk3 on 06 off Ebay and had to collect it from near Middlesborough
Some might say i was lucky that i got one that had been drystored for 4 years, but was owned my a man who knew his mini stuff.
2 weeks, pads, shoes and handbrake and it passed its Mot.

Most in the Scamp club thought i had paid too much at £870 for a 998.

It all depends on your budget and engineering capabilities.

Good hunting

Number of posts : 2513
Age : 64
Location : Wolves
Job/hobbies : DIY, Cars, reading and survival!!
Registration date : 2008-05-19

Back to top Go down

Prices for runners Empty Re: Prices for runners

Post  TRR Motorsport on Fri Apr 29, 2016 4:05 pm

its very much a buyers market. MK2's can still be found for a couple of hundred quid but they're in the minority. the dealers think Scamps are worth £2k to £3K but they don't sell and they bounce on and off ebay with regularity.

if you're looking for a MOT'd scamp expect to pay between £500 & £1000 for a MK2 and £850 to £1500 for a MK3. Condition and spec are the deciding factors on price and a bit of luck. ;-)
TRR Motorsport
TRR Motorsport

Number of posts : 1320
Location : GREAT Britain
Job/hobbies : Being British!
Registration date : 2008-05-19

Back to top Go down

Prices for runners Empty Re: Prices for runners

Post  metro89 on Mon May 02, 2016 8:58 pm

I paid £800 for mine back in September 2014, a basic 998 mk2 no roof, doors still on drums all round and it hadn't seen the road for 14 years

Needed all the brakes rebuilding, apart from that it went straight a mot

It's no longer a basic 998 as it has evolved

Number of posts : 7
Location : Leicestershire
Job/hobbies : psv mechanic/ race team owner
Registration date : 2014-08-04

Back to top Go down

Prices for runners Empty Re: Prices for runners

Post  Sponsored content

Sponsored content

Back to top Go down

Back to top

- Similar topics

Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum