I’ve done a cardboard mock up of a center console for my classic mini, Mr. Ed. As anyone who owns a classic mini knows. The interior lighting sucks, no console, no cup holders, no auxillary power. So I plan on fixing that. I’m going to build a center console with 2 illuminated power plugs, a cup holder, a change holder, a hanger for my ipod, and whatever else I can stuff in it.

Here’s the first mock up I’ve done.

As you can see, some different splices of cardboard with the all important duct tape holding it together.
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Here it is from the passenger side. It looks rough, but it’s a mock up what can you expect?
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And finally and MOST importantly. The coffee cup test.
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