Can a SORN'd car be test driven by a prospective buyer without tax?

My car is SORN'd, as it's no longer in use, pending a sale. Can it be taken on a short test drive without having to tax it for a whole month. If so, would my insurance still be valid?

Asked on 23 March 2020 by martin tonbridge

Answered by Dan Powell
No, the car can only be driven on the road with valid tax, insurance and MoT. The only exception to this rule is driving the car (with valid insurance) to a pre-booked MoT appointment.
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