At least according to the Times UK.

>Of course, you can respond in different ways to a car’s prevalence. You can get all sniffy about it and run in the opposite direction, with your chin haughtily aloft. Or, on the contrary, you can embrace the popularity, warmly acknowledge the taste and wisdom of your peers with regard to what is by any standards a design classic, and look forward to the chummy comfort, as you go about your business, of offering your fellow Mini owners a flick of the headlights or a comradely wave. (You could always stick a plastic hand in the windscreen when the frequency of this became irksome.)

Worth a read for the writing style alone. That and no complaints about the ride or the interior. Watch for Gabe’s review later this week.

[ Speed, style, snob value: this unique Mini has the works ]