The Mini is an excellent hatch, but does it have to be so grown up?
It’s certainly different. It’s also very practical, with enough charm to appeal.
Biggest Mini yet is the least fun to drive. But new Countryman has practicality on its side.
The Clubman has charm but, although roomier, it’s not as fun to drive as it was.
A cute, fine little convertible. Although the emphasis is on the little: the boot is tiny and the interior packaging is odd.