The Mini 3dr is a hugely desirable small car that has plenty of substance to match its style; if you want a premium small car, it should be on your shortlistread the full model review
Above One trim, it gets cosmetic tweaks such as body-coloured door mirrors and 15in alloy wheels. It is available with the sole 1.5-litre diesel engine or our pick of the range, the more powerful 1.5-litre petrol unit.
This 134bhp, 1.5-litre turbo petrol unit is smooth, quiet and punchy – even from low revs. It’s our favourite in the line-up.