00s CARS

15th January 2013
Rob writes: Skoda Octavia update part three

Rob writes: Octavia update part three

11,000 miles in and despite brief thoughts to the contrary, Rob Griggs-Taylor is determined to stick with his Skoda Octavia.
10th January 2013
Proton Satria GTI on PetrolBlog

Bangerwatch: Proton Satria GTi

If you fancy a small Proton that's based on a Mitsubishi but has been breathed on by Lotus, you've come to the right place. The Satria GTI is for you.
16th November 2012
Rover 75 CDT Club

Regrets: Rover 75 CDT Club

A new regret! "As fulfilling as dating a supermodel with no libido" - that's Antony Ingram's verdict on his Rover 75 CDT Club.
15th October 2012
Real World Review Skoda Fabia vRS

Real World Review: MK1 Skoda Fabia vRS

Two MK1 Skoda Fabia vRSs appearing on PetrolBlog in one day. Well fortunately, this one is a lot more yellow than FailCar's...
21st September 2012
PetrolBlog’s Car Confessional- Peugeot 1007

Car Confessional: Peugeot 1007

The long awaited return of PetrolBlog's Car Confessional, featuring the much maligned Peugeot 1007. It upset James Bond, don't you know.
13th September 2012
Ford Ka on PetrolBlog

Darren’s going back to basics

Darren Leslie is growing increasingly angry with the level of equipment being added to base spec cars. Here are his thoughts.
29th August 2012
Insight on the road

Hybrid love: The MK1 Honda Insight

Can a hybrid really stir the soul of a petrolhead who has V-Power running through their veins? If it's the MK1 Honda Insight, then most certainly.
27th August 2012
Renault_Kangoo_front

Renault Kangoo: Van Extraordinaire

Dave Bicker returns to PetrolBlog with some words on the Renault Kangoo, or Van Extraordinaire.
21st August 2012
Bangerwatch: Citroën Xsara 2.0i VTS Coupé

Bangerwatch: Citroën Xsara VTS

The return of Bangerwatch, featuring a near-forgotten gem from Citroën's recent past – the Xsara VTS. Why wear anything else?
7th August 2012
Skoda Octavia Laurin & Klement

Rob writes: Skoda Octavia 1.9 TDi Laurin & Klement

Rob Griggs-Taylor has ditched the Primera and opted for a Skoda Octavia. It's the Laurin & Klement model, don't you know?
2nd July 2012
Rob Griggs-Taylor’s Nissan Primera

Rob writes: 100 days of Primera

Rob Griggs-Taylor has owned his Nissan Primera for four months. Time for an update then.
29th May 2012
Is a Perodua Myvi cooler than a Peugeot RCZ?

Is the Perodua Myvi cooler than a Peugeot RCZ?

What's cooler? A Perodua Myvi or a Peugeot RCZ? You may say that this is a rhetorical question. No debate needed, surely? Don't call us Shirley.