Forbes recently sat down with several designers to get their take on the top automotive designs out there today. Perhaps unsurprisingly the MINI easily took top marks. Here’s an excerpt from the article:

>The Mini wins by a long shot; each of our design experts mentioned the Mini as one of the best-designed new vehicles available today. Tom Matano, co-director of the school of Industrial Design at Academy of Art University in San Francisco, said that the Mini has the all-important quality of staying power. “The design just resonates with the buyer and the overall public,” he said.

>Brigid O’Kane, coordinator of the Transportation Design Track at the University of Cincinnati, added that the Mini has been so successful because it has a cult following, yet it’s not influenced by current trends, making it more than a passing fad.

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