Comparing the Mini Cooper and the new Fiat 500 is inevitable. Both small cars offer a modern take on European classics. But that's about where the comparison ends, as Fiat makes a low price play with the 500, not attempting to match the Mini Cooper's sport appeal.
Wherever we went, people smiled and stopped to talk about the Fiat 500C, the cabriolet version of the 500. Its styling attracted lots of attention. And putting the top down, a cloth roof cover that motors back to uncover the passenger compartment, lent a sense of fun.
However, cheap materials on … Read more