The Mini is an excellent hatch, but does it have to be so grown up?
Still a wonderful V8, RWD bruiser at heart, but the extra electronics means it feels slightly confused
Biggest Mini yet is the least fun to drive. But new Countryman has practicality on its side.
A cute, fine little convertible. Although the emphasis is on the little: the boot is tiny and the interior packaging is odd.
The Clubman has charm but, although roomier, it’s not as fun to drive as it was.