00s CARS

23rd September 2015
In defence of the Ford Fusion

In defence of the Ford Fusion

Ben Day mounts a surprisingly robust case in defence of the Ford Fusion and requests consideration for PetrolBloggy status. So, tell him what you think.
21st July 2015
The Queen and the Jaguar X-Type Estate

Fit for the Queen: Jaguar X-Type Estate

The Queen is spotted driving her Jaguar X-Type Estate through Windsor Great Park. Was this the last Jag fit for Her Majesty? PetrolBlog reckons so.
29th June 2015
Bangerwatch - Daewoo Matiz SE

Bangerwatch: Daewoo Matiz SE

The Daewoo Matiz could so easily have been a replacement for the Fiat 500. PetrolBlog reckons Giugiaro's design is worthy of Bangerwatch status.
17th February 2015
Proton Impian by the sea

Bangerwatch: Proton Impian

Bangerwatch: championing the case for and against particular budget motors. This time it's the turn of the Proton Impian. With added Lotus. Oh yes.
15th August 2014
MK1 Honda Insight review on PetrolBlog

Going green: Mk1 Honda Insight review

Antony Ingram is a very lucky chap as he just happens to own a MK1 Honda Insight. And it all started with a tweet from PetrolBlog. Here's his review.
29th July 2014
2002 Daewoo Musso 2.9 TD review

End of term: Daewoo Musso 2.9 TD

PetrolBlog says goodbye to the Daewoo Musso 2.9 TD, which has left for pastures new. It's been an interesting 12 months, but there are no regrets.
12th June 2014
Fiat Panda Dynamic AirCon on PetrolBlog

Fiat Panda: run out, special

PetrolBlog's occasional contributor, Tom Richards, waves goodbye to his trusty Fiat Panda and settles in to life with a brand new Ford Fiesta.
11th June 2014
Lexus-IS200-rear-light

Why Lexus needs to ask for forgiveness

Dear Lexus. It's thanks to you that we're faced with the the horror of Lexus-style rear lights. We therefore request an immediate apology. Thank you.
21st January 2014
Rover 75 V8 on PetrolBlog

FailCar’s top ten modern classics with investment potential

FailCar is back to provide a list of FailSafe future classics worth ploughing your money into. PetrolBlog giving financial advice - what could go wrong?
7th January 2014
Car Confessional Smart Fortwo

Car Confessional: Smart Fortwo

PetrolBlog regular, Antony Ingram, is keen to get something off his chest. He has a fondness for the Smart Fortwo. Is he alone or do you share the love?
7th January 2014
PetrolBlog Fleet - Daewoo Musso TD

PetrolBlog Fleet: Daewoo Musso TD

There's a new addition to the PetrolBlog Fleet - a 2002 Daewoo Musso TD. No, really. Put it this way - we're running one, so you don't have to.
16th December 2013
Delusions of Hyundai Grandeur

Delusions of Hyundai Grandeur?

The Hyundai Grandeur is the 13th fastest depreciating car in Britain. Which therefore makes the £27k luxo-barge rather appealing to PetrolBlog.