So how is it? In a word: impressive. The Roadster is unique in that taking the top off doesn’t result in inherently flawed dynamics. The large structural brace that separates the driver compartment from the boot gives the car far more rigidity than the four seat MINI convertible, and more than any other drop-top I’ve ever driven. What that does for the dynamics is to simply make it feel like a hardtop MINI – perhaps the greatest compliment.
Friday, August 31, 2012
MotoringFile Takes First Drive In Long-Term JCW Roadster Tester
MotoringFile discusses its first drive in its recently delivered MINI JCW Roadster long term test vehicle. After its first drive it writes, in part: