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Mini Cooper S
Debut Series 1-75
Produced 2003-2007 (Original)
2020-Present (Retool)
Number MB579
Scale 1:56
Mini Cooper S 2004 Yellow).jpg


Model History[]

The Mini Cooper S is a casting that debuted for the 2003 mainline. The casting was originally from 2003 to 2007 as MB579 when it was discontinued.

The casting returned for the 2020 mainline, retooled for easier assembly. The rear rivet assembly has been moved and goes through the roof, the windows have been darkly tinted to hide the hole, side mirrors have been added and details were redone on the casting.

Versions[]

The Mini Cooper S has been issued in the following versions:

Col # Year Series Color Tampo Base Color / Type Window Color Interior Color Wheel Type Toy # Country Notes / Variations Photo
MB75 2003 1-75 Red Headlights, grille, Union Jack on roof Black / Plastic Smoke Black Lace.jpg 97672 (USA) 97791 (ROW) C1630 China w/ or w/o Hero City logo MiniCooperS2003.png
MB579 - 2003 1-75.jpg
MB65 2004 1-75: Hero City Yellow Headlights, grille, Silver and Black hood stripes Black / Plastic Smoke Black 5-Spoke Teardrop - 1285cf.jpg B5394 (USA) B5487 (ROW) China Mini Cooper S 2001).jpg
SF12 2004 Superfast Red Silver headlights, Dark Red taillights, trim details, Black roof Black / Plastic Clear Black SuperfastSplitSpoke.JPG G7584 China ´175-OVP-2004-NSF.jpg
N/A 2004 Collectibles: Showcase Yellow Detailed trim, White roof Black / Plastic Clear Black Image Not Available.jpg China Image Not Available.jpg
N/A 2005 Toy Fair Promotional Bronze Golden mottled roof design, Pre-Toy Fair 2005 Black / Plastic Chrome Black Goodyear rubber.jpg China USA Edit ´175-OVP-2005-PreToyFair.jpg
MB7 2005 1-75: Buried Treasure Metalflake Blue Silver headlights and grille, White hood stripes, White roof Black / Plastic Smoke Black 5-Spoke Teardrop - 1285cf.jpg H1819 (USA) H2142 (ROW) China MiniCooperS2005.png
N/A 2005 Stars of Cars Black Silver headlights, grille and Red taillights, trim details Gray / Plastic Clear Gray 5-Spoke Teardrop - 1285cf.jpg J0202 China

Thailand

MB579 - 2005 Stars of Cars GER.jpg
SF12 2005 Superfast Metallic Gunmetal Silver headlights and grille, Red taillights, White roof Black / Plastic Clear Black 5SpokeSuperfast.jpg H7776 China USA only ´175-OVP-2005-NSF-USA.jpg
SF12 2005 Superfast White Silver headlights and grille, Red taillights, Black / Plastic Clear Black 5SpokeSuperfast.jpg H7776 China ROW only ´175-OVP-2005-NSF-ROW.jpg
SF12 2006 Superfast Dark Green Silver headlights and grille, Red taillights, White hood Black / Plastic Clear Tan 5SpokeSuperfast.jpg J6561 Thailand ´175-OVP-2006-NSF.jpg
BB08 2007 Best of British Metallic Charcoal Gray Detailed headlights, Red taillights, Union Jack on roof, trim details Dark Gray / Plastic Smoke Dark Gray M002f.jpg L1851 Thailand BMW Mini Cooper S on card Best of British BMW Mini Cooper S.jpg
MB6 2007 1-75: MBX Metal Red Silver headlights and grille, rear license plate and badge Black / Plastic Smoke Black M003f.jpg K9475 (USA) L0384 (ROW) Thailand MB-6 Mini Cooper S.jpg
MB39 2020 1-100: MBX City Red Detailed headlights and grille Black / Plastic Smoke Black M003f.jpg GKL13 (USA) GKM58 (ROW) Thailand Base Code(s): M38, M39, M41 Minicoopers2020.jpg
MB73 2021 1-100: MBX Metro Metalflake Grey Image Not Available.jpg 2021 MB579 Mini Cooper S.jpg

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