Introduction: A Cardboard Mini Cooper

I have a new neighbor in my city who have a mini cooper model 2001 , I see it , I like it and I decide to make a cardboard model.


  • Cardboard
  • Hot glue gun
  • Scissors
  • Pencil
  • translucent paper
  • cutter

Step 1: Cutting Pieces of Left and Right Side of Mini Cooper and Assembly

First, I draw pieces , we need to find drawings of mini cooper 2001 on internet, we use translucent paper to copy the shapes. After we use cutterblade and scissors to clip the parts of card board.

This is generally how i do on all steps of cutting but this step we talk only about left and right side.

After, we use hot glue gun for assembly.

Step 2: Assembly of Cover Motor With Right ,left Parts and Wind Shield.

We try to make an original cover motor for the mini cooper because it has a special form , we assemble it to right and left side after we mount the front wind shield to the cover.

Step 3: Interior Pieces:

We make levers,steering wheel,chairs and dashboard.

Step 4: Assembly of All Body of the Car

We assemble the external body and we add weel fender .

Step 5: Wheels

We copy the weel from the drawing , we try to make details like the real wheel of mini cooper After we assemble with frame of mini cooper.

Step 6: Interior Design and the Final Assembly

Finally, we make for you a picture of interior design and we mount the car roof.

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