This weekend, British actress Charlotte Rampling will celebrate her birthday, and we’re marking the occasion with a classic snap from the sex symbol’s early career in 1967, the year she starred in an episode of The Avengers.

Of course, a sexy young actress required wheels to match, and what better ride than an old-school Mini coupe?

A bit of what the Brits call “posh totty” nowadays, Rampling was a fashion model before landing her first role in 1965′s mods & rockers flick The Knack… And How to Get It.

We’d say she’s got it…