2009 MINI Cooper Clubman S, Part Three

Why you should buy the 2009 MINI Cooper Clubman S: » 10/29/08 1:00pm 10/29/08 1:00pm You're extremely wealthy and like small cars. You never liked going around corners that much anyways. The most exciting thing that could possibly happen to you in the course of a day is spotting another Mini in exactly the same color and getting the driver of it to…

2009 MINI Cooper Clubman S, Part Two

Exterior Design: **** » 10/28/08 2:40pm 10/28/08 2:40pm The preserves much of the styling moxie possessed by the original while hiding much of the added heft. At a distance, it's nearly impossible to differentiate between the two variations, causing us to do more than one double-take. The only major giveaway is the 50/50 split rear barn doors with…

2009 MINI Cooper Clubman S, Part One

As interns at Jalopnik » 10/27/08 1:00pm 10/27/08 1:00pm, we've got a pretty sweet gig. Admittedly, there are occasionally humdrum duties such as cleaning the tire debris off of and , but at the end of the day, the perks outweigh everything else. Heavily. When two of us were tossed the keys to a fully-fueled so fresh its interior plastics were still …

2009 Honda Fit, First Drive, Part Two

As we told you yesterday, we asked our many-layered friend John Krewson to take a spin in the new 2009 Honda Fit. After yesterday's taste of the new-and-now-priced-to-move-starting-at-$14,550 Honda Fit, he's brought us the whole red pepper of a review today. — Ed. » 8/20/08 2:15pm 8/20/08 2:15pm It's always been hard for me to find someone who…

2009 Honda Fit, First Drive

We've asked our many-layered friend John Krewson to take a spin in the new 2009 Honda Fit. He'll have the full first drive for us tomorrow. In the meantime, here's a taste. — Ed. » 8/19/08 6:01pm 8/19/08 6:01pm It's always been hard for me to find someone who doesn't like the Honda Fit. And what's not to like? It's earned a reputation for being…

2009 Subaru Impreza WRX

"Stop Speeding Yanks!" "Slow the f#*k down!," "Go home!" Something about the 2009 Subaru Impreza WRX makes you want to speed. And here in Canada, where they take the law literally, blatantly flouting limits really stands out. Of course, something about the WRX will always sit uncomfortably with the surrounding world, no… » 8/15/08 12:30am 8/15/08 12:30am