This Rear-Engine Hatchback Almost Became The New Mini Cooper

In 1994, BMW made the curious decision to buy Britain's beleaguered Rover Group. It didn't work as well as they had hoped, and in 2000 they dumped all but one of Rover's brands: Mini. That ended up a smash success, but the car almost turned out very differently. » 12/06/13 5:45pm 12/06/13 5:45pm