Up to three million potential ‘death trap’ vehicles are on the roads after being wrongly passed in MOT inspections.

Nearly one in five vehicles which passed last year are not fit to be on the road, Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency figures show.

Last year some 27.48million vehicles took the test with a pass rate of 60 per cent.

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