Autoweek Drives the MCS Convertible

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It is practically impossible not to love the Mini Cooper S Convertible, if not for the smiles induced by the S performance package, then for the grins garnered by rolling back the roof.

The S Convertible package includes an array of engineering improvements, half to overcome the extra 220 pounds of stiffening braces and the electrohydraulic roof, and the other half to address the only criticism of the S hatchback, namely, that it never quite felt as fast as the performance figures suggested.

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