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Preview: 2015 Mini 5 door

Lovely sharp steering, an alert chassis and a new-found sense of refinement thanks to a fresh structure: it's safe to say that the brain trusts at Mini still have their collective fingers on the butto

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2010 Audi R8 5.2 L V10

When Audi R8 owners filled in whatever feedback forms buyers of $140,000 sports cars fill in, I bet very few of them wrote, Gutless. Needs more power.

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2008 Mazda MX-5

One of the reasons I've loved the Mazda Miata for so long and so much is that it's the one sports car that's largely bucked the trend of getting heavier, more powerful and more aggress

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2007 Mazda MX-5

One wonders, watching the new hardtop MX-5 in action (I still call it the Miata), why so many other car companies – Mercedes-Benz, BMW, General Motors, Volvo – have had such a hard time