How to spec a Mini hatchback

Our guide to Mini's small hatchback covers which version to buy, which options to choose and how much to pay for it all...

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It’s easy to see why the Mini hatchback is such a popular choice among British buyers. It looks funky, it drives well, it’s available in lots of different engine and trim combinations and it’s reasonably plush inside. 

We recommend teaming the peppy and responsive 1.5-litre petrol engine of a Cooper car with Classic trim, which covers most bases, but if you really want the most from your Mini, you’ll want to follow our tips on how to add extra features without blowing your budget. Here’s what we’d choose.

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