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Mini Cooper Reviews

The Mini Cooper is a 2-door hatchback, 4-door hatchback, convertible, wagon offered in a 2dr HB, 4dr HB, 4dr HB S, 2dr Cpe S, 2dr HB S, 2dr HB John Cooper Works and 2dr Cpe. The powertrains include 1.5-liter 3 turbo (134 hp), 2.0-liter 4 turbo (189 hp) and 2.0-liter 4 turbo (228 hp) engines, and 6-speed automatic, 6-speed manual and 8-speed automatic transmissions. It is Front wheel drive. EPA-rated fuel economy ranges from 25 mpg city to 38 mpg highway. The Cooper hatchback S 4-cyl MT uses Premium fuel.

Competing models include Subaru BRZ, Scion FR-S, Volkswagen GTI and Mazda3.

Last Model Reviewed: 2014

Reviewed Mini Coopers from Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports has placed the following models through over 50 tests at our test track:

  • 2014 Mini Cooper hatchback Base 3-cyl
  • 2010 Mini Cooper convertible S 4-cyl MT
  • 2008 Mini Cooper hatchback Base 4-cyl MT
  • 2007 Mini Cooper hatchback S 4-cyl MT

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