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The best things come in small(ish) packages

Advantages: Performance; Running Costs; Looks (for some)
Disadvantages: Ubiquity; Looks (for some); Interior isn't as nice as the previous model

The BMW Mini is something of a 'love it, hate it' car. People seem to be put off because you see them everywhere, and they appear to have become somewhat de rigeur for estate agents and the like. Personally I love them, and when we decided to replace our ...

blackpuddinonnabike 23.04.2009 · Read full review
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Review of MINI Cooper S

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My '52 Reg Mini Cooper S Experience

Advantages: Styling, Street Cred, Handling, performance, 0-60mph, Motorway cruising surprinsingly good
Disadvantages: Fuel Consumption, Maintenance/Running Costs, Harsh suspension, Back seat space, Boot Size

...start, let be begin by saying I'm one of the biggest Mini fans out there. I've owned 4 Mini's in my time. 3 old Classics including a lovely R reg Cooper, and the car reviewed below. I have grown up reading Mini books, attending mini shows, hav ...

MiniDriver1979 21.04.2011 · Read full review
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Cooper S What fun

Advantages: Fast, Fun
Disadvantages: Bumpy ride

...This little beauty which is so reminiscent of the old mini, goes like the wind. Quaint inside but so much larger than the old mini and the build quality is fabulous. The S is much more fun than the straight cooper and if you like to go fast ...

mandilou66 21.05.2007 · Read full review
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Special review Mini Cooper S Works GP model

Advantages: Feels so special, luxurious front seats, fast, very very fast, bespoke alloys
Disadvantages: Eats front tyres, no rear wiper, no Xenon headlights & thermostat has failed twice!

Have owned the special Mini Cooper S Works GP model for over 3 years now and have to say it's one of the best cars I've ever had. BMW only made 2000 of these back in 2006 and only around 444 came to the UK, so they are quite rare. It is only a two seat ...

gp1509 26.12.2009 · Read full review
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Great but too much Weight, The Mini Cooper S

Advantages: Quick, Precise steering, Great Driving Experience. Great Bargains available for 2nd hand purchase
Disadvantages: Heavy, Average Traction Control.

...A superb car, with precise german engineering, the Mini Cooper S, in my opinion is one of the most loved Hatcbacks in the world. With heavy, but precise steering to accuratly take on even the tightest corner and a heavy clutch/gearbox which gives the feel ...

cridgey2911 13.05.2011 · Read full review
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Review of MINI Cooper S

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