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379 Cowley Road, Oxford, OX4 2BS

01865 714714  |

Cowley Road MOT’s – Trusted MOT Garage near Cowley, Headington & Oxford

Welcome to the website of Cowley Road MOTs. Founded in 1961, our family-run MOT garage serves motorists from Cowley, Headington, Oxford and all across wider Oxfordshire, providing fast, affordable and thorough MOT testing for all shapes and sizes of vehicle.


Whether you drive a car, 4x4, light commercial vehicle – we’ll be able to ascertain whether it is roadworthy by UK regulatory standards. We can provide while you wait MOTs, or test your vehicle while you’re at work or otherwise engaged, whatever is most convenient for you.

Why Choose Cowley Road MOTs for MOT Testing?


Unlike many other garages in and around Cowley, Headington, Oxford and Oxfordshire which offer MOT testing, we don’t profit if faults are found – we purely handle MOTs, not any required repairs. This allows us to remain entirely impartial; there’s no conflict of interest where finding an issue means we can keep your vehicle in and charge you for fixing mechanical faults.


The secret behind Cowley Road MOTs longevity, and why motorists from Cowley, Headington, Oxford and Oxfordshire still come to us for MOT testing half a century on from when we first opened our doors, is our fair and honest approach to MOTs.


Transparency is key, and if any fault is found that causes you to fail the test, we’ll explain it to you in detail and offer recommendations for how to proceed. Impartial MOTs and friendly advice is what we do best.


Our fully qualified team boast 30+ years’ experience within the MOT testing industry, and are registered with the DVSA (formerly VOSA).


We’re fully insured and up-to-date with all the latest MOT standards, and are equally at ease providing MOTs for domestic clients as we are commercial ones. Our MOT garage even offers emergency MOTs for drivers around Headington, Oxford and wider Oxfordshire who may have forgotten their test was due and not booked an appointment in advance. Just give us a call and we’ll do our best to squeeze you in for same-day, while you wait MOTs.


The next time you’re in the market for honest and affordable MOT testing in Oxford, Headington or Oxfordshire, call Cowley Road MOTs on 01865 714714.

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