how reliable are older minis?
so i am debating at the moment whether to buy a brand spanking new mini on finance, or just to use my £3000 to buy an older one.
What i want to know is, is there any point in me buying an 03/04 plate mini?
I currently have a ford ka 02 plate, and i really don't wanna trade in for a more expensive car that will not be as reliable. I would like the car to last 5/6 years before dying, is this unreasonable?
also, what repair bills can i expect?
as always, any responses are greatly appreciated.