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MINI Countryman 1.6 5d (2013/63)

MINI Countryman 1.6 5d (2013/63) - Owner Review

Ease of access, not too low, nice width of door.

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Review submitted by
Gary Mcmahon on

MINI Countryman (10-17)


4 out of 5

What does this car say about you?
Slightly quirky but practical and good looking!!

What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?
Most love it, amazed at the space in a countryman compared to a standard Mini.

Would you buy this car again and why?
I would by another, but would love to get a Cooper S or even push the boat out for a JCW.

What are you likely to buy next?
Too soon to say, this is one is less than a month old.

Buying experience

3 out of 5

Type of dealer you bought from?

Did you buy this car new?

What price did you pay?

When did you buy the car?
October 2013

Did you get a good deal and why?
Got an advertised lease deal, no better no worse.

Is there any special reason why you bought this car?

What was the dealer like?
Dealer was ok, seemed under-staffed for a weekend.

Driving it

4 out of 5

What's it like to drive?
Very comfortable to drive, feels slightly underpowered at times but overall very happy.

What's it like to park?
Easy to park as it has rear sensors as standard and car has good visibility all round.

Living with it

5 out of 5

Have you had any problems with the car?

What's most practical about your car?
Ease of access, not too low, nice width of door.

Favourite gadget, option or accessory?
Bluetooth, saves on hook up kits for the mobile.

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