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2013 MINI Cooper

  2013 Smart ForTwo (European model) 2013 MINI Cooper 2-door Coupe Angular Front Exterior View
Invoice $11,616 $18,125
34/38 26/37
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Bottom Line Distinctive, quirky, and lightly restyled this year, the 2013 Smart ForTwo is at its best in crowded cities where parking and maneuverability are top priorities, but smooth driving takes careful practice and almost any other inexpensive car is a better choice for highway use. Read Full Review The 2013 MINI Cooper models are small-car standouts in style and driving fun, and with several body styles and three different levels of performance you can pick your level of potency and practicality. Read Full Review
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  • Parks where no other car can
  • Surprising interior room--for two
  • Quick and nimble in city driving


  • Pitching and jerking from transmission
  • Jittery ride and cabin noise on highways
  • Very little passing power at speed
  • Lacking in features, including Bluetooth


  • A hoot to drive
  • Uniquely MINI look inside and out
  • Excellent gas mileage
  • Plenty of room for personalization


  • Tight back seat
  • Steering feel could be better
  • Some cheap-ish controls and materials
  • Pricey with options
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