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For The Mini Hatch is stylish, classy and fun to drive. It’s also affordable to own, thanks to strong resale values and low running costs.

Against The ride is firm and there are much more practical cars available for similar money.

Mini Hatch Hatchback
44 5stars

If you’re after something small, fun and stylish, the Mini Hatch is a fine choice, especially in regular Cooper form.

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There are 10 Mini Hatch versions available

Hatchback 1.2 One 3dr £13,750 TBA
Hatchback 1.5 D One 3dr £14,890 TBA
Hatchback 1.5 Cooper 3dr £15,300
What Car? says:4 stars out of 5
Hatchback 1.5 Cooper 5dr £15,900 TBA
Hatchback 1.5 D Cooper 3dr £16,450
What Car? says:4 stars out of 5
Hatchback 1.5 D Cooper 5dr £17,050 TBA
Hatchback 2.0 S Cooper 3dr £18,655
What Car? says:4 stars out of 5
Hatchback 2.0 S Cooper 5dr £19,255 TBA
Hatchback 2.0 SD Cooper 3dr £19,450 TBA
Hatchback 2.0 SD Cooper 5dr £20,050 TBA

Buyer's notes

Target Price team says:

Compare the Mini Hatch with most other small cars and it looks expensive. Few rivals are as fun to drive or as stylish, though, and hardly any can match the Mini’s massive desirability, which results in incredibly strong resale values.

The Cooper S is certainly worth a look if you’re after a hot hatch, but it’s the Cooper that really impresses, combining strong performance with seriously low running costs.

There’s a dizzying array of optional extras to choose from, so you can really tailor the car to your tastes. There are also a number of option packs available, which add a heap of extras in one fell swoop for a discounted price, and nearly all Mini buyers add at least one of these.

We’d recommend adding one of the TLC servicing packages, too. For a reasonable one-off fee, this covers servicing for the first five years or 50,000 miles. The TLC XL package costs a little more, but covers servicing for a further three years or 30,000 miles.

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