Matt Prior Road test editor

Matt Prior

Matt runs Autocar's road test desk and an Land Rover Defender. He likes karting, tiny cars and big motorbikes. He keeps chickens, not wicket for England. Follow Matt on Google+

Driven this week

  • BMW 520d SE Saloon Auto review

    BMW 520d SE Saloon Auto review

    First drive
    25 November 2014 12:42pm

    Buying a 5-series was always a no-brainer, and this facelift has cemented its place at the top of the executive class

  • 2014 Alpina D4 Biturbo review

    2014 Alpina D4 Biturbo review

    First drive
    25 November 2014 10:58am

    Hot diesel coupé offers the potential of 0-60mph in 4.6sec and 53mpg economy

  • 2015 Audi RS Q3 review

    2015 Audi RS Q3 review

    First drive
    18 November 2014

    More of an expensive oddity than a range-topping performance SUV, and an ultimately unsatisfying oddity at that

  • 2015 Bentley Mulsanne Speed review

    2015 Bentley Mulsanne Speed review

    First drive
    18 November 2014

    The fastest luxury saloon in the world is also one of the very best

  • 2015 Fiat 500X review

    2015 Fiat 500X review

    First drive
    17 November 2014

    Decent styling, a well-judged interior and good practicality means Fiat's 500X is a worthy entrant on your compact crossover shortlist