Once we have assessed you to be P plates ready, meaning we consider you to be safe and competent to pass your test . Then and only then will the Mini Cooper be made available to you on test day. On test day the student will be collected from their home one hour prior to test time and proceed to have a warm up prior to the test. The actual test takes 45 minutes. All up we allow 2 1/2 hours from pick up to drop off and the total cost is $130.