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2011 MINI Cooper Countryman

2011 Acura RDX

  2011 MINI Cooper Countryman 2011 Acura RDX AWD 4-door Tech Pkg Angular Front Exterior View
MSRP
$21,650
$32,895
Invoice $19,485 $30,646
MPG
City/Highway
25/35 17/24
Rating
8.0
/ 10
TCC Rating
7.8
/ 10
TCC Rating
Bottom Line MINI legitimizes the crossover movement with the vibrant, all-the-right-moves Countryman. Read Full Review The 2011 Acura RDX is delightfully frisky and nimble, but it doesn't feel as lavish as other luxury crossovers. Read Full Review
Likes &
Dislikes

Likes:

  • Faithful MINI cues
  • Richer, tighter interior quality
  • Unexpected back-seat room
  • The usual MINI options smorgasboard

Dislikes:

  • Some like the steering--and some don't
  • Rear-end styling almost misses the MINI dinghy
  • No paddles for the automatic shifter, yet
  • Controls and switches are still a little futzy

Likes:

  • Just-right size for urban commuters
  • Excellent handling and dynamics
  • Charismatic engine
  • Strong brakes

Dislikes:

  • Evident turbo lag
  • Stiff-kneed ride quality
  • No manual-transmission option
  • Balky transmission behavior
  • Mediocre fuel economy
Crash Test Ratings No crash data available
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