2012MINICooper

MINI Cooper

One of the big challenges as an automotive journalist is reviewing cars that you have a personal connection to. I have a strong passion for Minis. My first new car was a 2004 Cooper S, and I still own a 2006 model. It's this affinity that's left me with a general disdain of the 2007 to 2013 model…

- Reviewed by Brandon Turkus

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2012 MINI Cooper
MSRP: $19,500 - $24,950
2011 MINI Cooper
MSRP: $19,400 - $24,850
2010 MINI Cooper
MSRP: $18,800 - $24,250
2009 MINI Cooper
MSRP: $18,550 - $23,900
2008 MINI Cooper
MSRP: $18,050 - $21,950
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$13,777 / 27,555 miles / NJ
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$11,977 / 60,437 miles / NJ
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170 Madison Ave Morristown, NJ 07960 18.3 miles
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