00s CARS

9th April 2021
Proton Jumbuck at New Milton gravel pit

Bucking the trend: everybody loves the Proton Jumbuck

A high survival rate and strong values aren't things you'd associate with a Proton. It's why the Proton Jumbuck pick-up is bucking the trend.
7th April 2021
Suzuki Baleno estate

Shednesday: Suzuki Baleno

Ben serves up a Suzuki Baleno feast for Shednesday. Would sir or madam prefer the hatchback, saloon or estate? Everyone's a winner.
25th March 2021
WiLL Vi

Not just for girls: the weird and wonderful WiLL Vi

Based on the Toyota Yaris, the WiLL Vi was a small four-door saloon aimed at young Japanese winning. Here's how you can buy one in the UK.
17th March 2021
Proton Cars

Shednesday: A plethora of Proton cars

Ben Carter is settling into his role of Grandmaster Shednesday. Here he picks a plethora of Proton cars, including a Satria GTI and Jumbuck.
3rd March 2021
4WS

Shednesday: Honda Accord 4WS vs. Renault Laguna GT

Ben Carter has wandered into four-wheel steer territory for this week's Shednesday. So, Honda Accord 4WS or Renault Laguna GT?
19th February 2021
Buy a Toyota Celica

Buy a Toyota Celica – it’s good for your mental health

Making his PetrolBlog debut, Justin Time tells us why he bought a Toyota Celica T-Sport and why it has been good for his mental health.
17th February 2021
Shednesday Fiat Croma

Shednesday: Fiat Croma Comfort Wagon

Introducing Shednesday, Ben's weekly dive into the murky waters of Facebook Marketplace in search of pearls. He starts with the Fiat Croma.
28th January 2021
Best corner on A360 Tilshead to Chitterne

Bend it like Mégane: Are These the Best Corners in Britain?

PetrolBlog stumbles across some promotional material for the Mk2 Renault Mégane. It begs the question: are these the best corners in Britain?
23rd January 2021
The cars of Hot Fuzz

Swanning Around: Celebrating the Cars of Hot Fuzz

Hot Fuzz is set in the fictional village of Sandford and stars Simon Pegg as PC Nicholas Angel. Here are the best cars of the 2007 film.
20th January 2021
Eos in fashion

Could the Volkswagen Eos be Your Greek Goddess?

Nobody seems to talk about the Volkswagen Eos, so it might surprise you to discover that prices have dropped below the £1,000 mark.
11th November 2020
Mk1 Ford Focus Zetec three-door

Bangerwatch: Mk1 Ford Focus 1.6 Zetec

Bangerwatch is back. PetrolBlog reckons that the Mk1 Ford Focus 1.6 Zetec could be the ultimate budget all-rounder. Top Gear's Chris Haris agrees!
11th November 2020
Robert Woodhead in boot of Bristol

These Bristol Cars press photos are delightfully British

Bristol Cars was wound up in March 2020, bringing to a close 73 years of eccentric British motoring history. Here are some delightfully British press photos