The headlights are quite different and the whole thing looks chubby compared to the old one, thanks to the pedestrian impact standards.
Originally Posted by jacobsen1
Just found some better comparison shots on MINI2.com:
New on right, old on left, notcie the different headlights:
sideview of new cooper... It's a slightly different angle, but I don't like the way the headlights look from the side in the new car. Hopefully it's just the angle of the shot:
again, I don't mind it except for the CD slot and volume ebing below the gauge:
from: Mini MK2 Yikes on the interior