125: New mini rides from BMW and Mazda?

Has the U.S. auto industry finally hit bottom? U.S. will get a new small SUV from BMW--and perhaps a new mini Miata. Plus, we take you for a ride in a really nice car that could be sooo much better.

Has the U.S. auto industry finally hit bottom? U.S. will get a new small SUV from BMW--and perhaps a new mini Miata. Plus, we take you for a ride in a really nice car that could be so much better.


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The BMW X1 will come to the U.S., slotted beneath the X3 as a utility stablemate to the 1 Series.
The BMW X1 will come to the U.S., slotted beneath the X3 as a utility stablemate to the 1 Series. BMW of North America

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