The latest car long-term reviews from our team

Long-term Review 2 weeks ago

Living with a… Volkswagen Amarok

Can a pick-up truck really replace an SUV as an everyday car, rather than a company workhorse? We’re driving one for six months to find out.
Long-term Review 1 month ago

Living with a... Ford Fiesta

You probably know what we're going to say... the Ford Fiesta is the UK's best-selling car ever. 'But why?' you ask. Digital content editor Rachael Hogg is spending six months with one to find out.
Long-term Review 5 months ago

Living with a... Seat Ibiza

Rachael Hogg and Pete Tullin have spent six months with Seat's popular little car. How has it fitted into both of their lifestyles?
Living with a Honda Civic Long-term Review 5 months ago

Living with a… Honda Civic: final report

Road Test Editor Ivan Aistrop has spent the last six months with Honda’s small family car, to see if it could deal with the needs of his small family. Here’s how it got on…
Long-term Review 7 months ago

Living with a… Honda Civic: fifth report

Can a traditional 'small family car' really cope with the needs of a small family? Auto Trader's Road Test Editor Ivan Aistrop is currently finding out...
Long-term Review 7 months ago

Living with a… Kia Sportage

Phill Tromans jumps into the SUV lifestyle with Kia's mid-sized Sportage. He doesn't have kids, but he does have a lot of stuff to ferry about.
2016 Honda Civic Long-term Review 8 months ago

Living with a… Honda Civic: fourth report

Can a traditional 'small family car' really cope with the needs of a small family? Auto Trader's Road Test Editor Ivan Aistrop is currently finding out...
Long-term Review 8 months ago

Living with a... Mazda MX-5 RF

Rachael Hogg has spent six months living with the UK's most popular convertible, to see how well it can cope with the challenges of everyday life.
2016 Honda Civic Long-term Review 9 months ago

Living with a… Honda Civic: third report

Can a traditional 'small family car' really cope with the needs of a small family? Well, Auto Trader's Road Test Editor Ivan Aistrop is about to find out...
Long-term Review 10 months ago

Living with a... Skoda Kodiaq – month four

After his colleagues finished their holidays, Cars Editor Andy Pringle and his family have finally had the chance to take the Kodiaq on holiday themselves.
Long-term Review 10 months ago

Living with a… Honda Civic: second report

Can a traditional 'small family car' really cope with the needs of a small family? Well, Auto Trader's Road Test Editor Ivan Aistrop is about to find out...
Long-term Review 11 months ago

Skoda Kodiaq long-term test review – third report

Now that his colleagues have returned from their holidays, Cars Editor Andy Pringle and his family have been reunited with ‘their’ car – and they’re making the most of its long-distance comfort.
Long-term Review 1 year ago

Skoda Kodiaq long-term test review – second report

Cars Editor Andy Pringle and his family are spending a few months living with Skoda’s fist ever seven-seat SUV. Well, once two of his colleagues have borrowed if for their holidays, that is…