In the May 2012 issue of Car and Driver (and on its website) is a thorough comparison test of the current field of B-Spec cars which will compete in the GRAND-AM Sportsman Showcase series. The current field of B-Spec cars includes:
- Honda Fit
- Kia Rio 5
- Mazdaspeed 2
- MINI Cooper
The MINI Cooper in this test was built by Brad Davis at MINI of Charleston (South Carolina). The 2012 GRAND-AM Sportsman Showcase series begins at the Homestead-Miami Speedway the weekend of April 28-29. See the Sportsman Showcase (B-Spec) Schedule.
Read the Car and Driver article B-spec Racers: Honda Fit vs. Kia Rio 5, Mazda 2, Mini Cooper Hatchback.