2006 Volkswagen GTI New 2dr Hatchback (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6A)
This car is super fun to drive. It has the pick up and handling that I want in a sporty little car, but also has the comfort and practicality of being able to go on long road trips. I looked at Mini Coopers and was all set to buy one until I drove this car. It blows the Mini away in interior comfort and space, yet is comparable in performance. Also, the inside quality of the GTI is way better than the Mini's which comes off as cheap, plasticy and CRAMMPED. You can actually fit people in the back, pick up groceries, and haul around two 100+ pound dogs in the back, yet always feel like you have the speed, response, and fun of a sports car. Its gas mileage is good too! Buy it...you won't be let down.
I like the design of the exterior. Its handling is great. This car sticks to the road and has great pick up.
None that I can think of in the first 8,000 miles! I am completely happy with this car.