Retro Road Test reviews by Motoring Research. We drive old cars on modern roads to discover just how some of the most popular classic cars stack up today.

13 04, 2017

Audi 80 GT review: Retro Road Test

By | April 13th, 2017|0 Comments

We drive the 80 GT – one of the first modern Audis and a forerunner to the VW Golf GTI

27 02, 2017

Retro Road Test: I’ve bought a Toyota MR2

By | February 27th, 2017|6 Comments

Our man puts his money where his mouth is and buys a third-generation Toyota MR2 after last year's Retro Road Test summer special

23 02, 2017

Toyota Prius Mk1 review: Retro Road Test

By | February 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

We drive the unassuming little saloon that kick-started the hybrid car revolution: meet the original 2000 Toyota Prius

17 02, 2017

Land Rover Discovery: Retro Road Test special

By | February 17th, 2017|0 Comments

We've driven the latest fifth-generation Land Rover Discovery – but how does it compare to its predecessors? We head to Eastnor to find out

7 02, 2017

BMW M3 CSL review: Retro Road Test

By | February 7th, 2017|2 Comments

Driving the ultimate BMW M3 – the E46 CSL. On the road in the lightweight 2003 BMW M3 CSL – does it live up to the legend?

27 01, 2017

SEAT Leon Cupra R review: Retro Road Test

By | January 27th, 2017|0 Comments

Prices for the 2010 SEAT Leon Cupra R now start at close to £10,000, but should you buy one over a Volkswagen Golf R or Honda Civic Type R?

19 01, 2017

We reunite Ford Lotus Cortina TV star with its owner after 40 years

By | January 19th, 2017|1 Comment

We bring together a Ford enthusiast and the Mk1 Lotus Cortina he sold four decades ago – now part of Ford’s heritage collection

6 01, 2017

Renault 5 GT Turbo review: Retro Road Test

By | January 6th, 2017|2 Comments

Driving an 80s hot hatch hero – the Renault 5 GT Turbo – and why now is the time to buy one

16 12, 2016

Ferrari 328 GTS review: Retro Road Test

By | December 16th, 2016|3 Comments

We drive a classic Ferrari 328 GTS, then look at the practical stuff – such as what goes wrong and how much you should pay

6 12, 2016

The top 20 Retro Road Tests of the year

By | December 6th, 2016|8 Comments

A round-up of the best classic cars we’ve driven in 2016, including two Porsche 911s, a Honda NSX and an original Fiat 500. Oh, and a Sinclair C5.