(From New Straits Times (Malaysia))
SMALL but big in statement, the new MINI, with its good looks, high-end specs and German technology, is equipped for safety, better handling and reliability. SHANNON TEOH writes.
WHEN the first MINI rolled out of the factory back in 1959, it was designed to be an affordable car at STG500 (RM3,480) that can seat four adults and be economical on fuel.
Four-and-a-half decades on, the MINI has become a renowned mark of style and individuality - small in size but big in statement.
Like the latest handphone or notebook PC on the market, the MINI is yet another testament to the credo that "small is beautiful". …