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My first car: Mini was a gift from dad

PUBLISHED: 13:22 03 July 2014 | UPDATED: 13:22 03 July 2014

Tracey Page shares memories of her first car

Tracey Page shares memories of her first car

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This week Tracey Page has shared her memories of her first car - a custom coloured Mini that was bought for her when she first passed her driving test.

Tracey, of Halesworth, said: “My first car was a Mini that my dad brought me when I passed my driving test 24 years ago ,

“He paid £500 for the Mini and replaced the rusty wings and other panels, then resprayed it metallic blue.

“I was very proud of my car and even brought a sports steering wheel for it.”

She added: “I used to go everywhere in it mainly taking my mum and dad out in it, driving through the countryside.”

What was your first car? Email us a photo and share your memories with our readers.

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