Car and Driver just published their Short Take Road Test on the MINI Cooper S Countryman ALL4. They were moderately impressed:
Mini’s Countryman defies easy categorization. It’s too small for an SUV, too large for a Mini. It’s a big Mini, possibly a Medium. Mini doesn’t call it the Medium but doesn’t seem to want to call it the Countryman, either. “Countryman” appears nowhere on the outside of the thing, and the official designation is Mini Cooper Countryman, as though Countryman were merely a variation on the Cooper, like the Clubman.
The full article will appear in the February 2011 issue of Car and Driver.
Read the article “2011 Mini Cooper S Countryman All4 – Short Take Road Test“.