CNN takes a look at the best of the best for 2006 and has selected for the top spot in resale value.

>Good resale value is a pretty boring reason to get a fun little car like the Mini, but fun – in looks and performance – is a big part of the reason the Mini’s value holds up so well.

>Also, Mini’s parent company, BMW, wisely decided not to bring as many Minis to the U.S. as it could possibly sell. That means plenty of unmet demand for used ones

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