80s CARS

15th August 2012

PetrolBlog heaven: Un homme et une femme, 20 ans déjà

You have got to love YouTube. There I was, innocently searching for videos of the Peugeot 505 when I stumbled across a scene from...
27th July 2012

FailCar’s Mazda MX-5

FailCar is perhaps best known on PetrolBlog for his delightful Peugeot 205 GTi. Well as regular readers may already know, he also has a rather tasty […]
10th July 2012
2cv

Bicker’s blog: Citroën 2CV

Dave Bicker returns to PetrolBlog to reminisce about his old Citroën 2CV. He loved it, but would he have another?
26th June 2012
Toyota Space Cruiser

Whatever happened to the Toyota Space Cruiser?

PetrolBlog asks: whatever happened to the Toyota Space Cruiser? Does anyone care? PetrolBlog does – and it really wants one.
9th May 2012
Vauxhall Nova

Minor Details: No.2 Vauxhall Nova flared arches

This week, Vauxhall has revealed that the name of their new car will be the Adam. A perfect excuse to talk about the Nova then?
5th April 2012
renault 21 gts

Old Gold Top Gear: Renault 19 and 21

It’s been two weeks since the last episode of PetrolBlog’s Old Gold Top Gear, so to make up for lost time, this week’s video features not […]
22nd March 2012
Skoda Favorit LXie Flairline

Old Gold Top Gear: Skoda Favorit

You can set your watch by it. Thursday evening, 8.30pm, PetrolBlog TV presents Old Gold Top Gear. The Skoda Favorit.
15th March 2012
Yugo Sana

Old Gold Top Gear: Yugo Sana

It's 8.30pm. It's Thursday evening. It's PetrolBlog. Must be time for some Old Gold Top Gear featuring Tiff Needell and a Yugo Sana.
8th January 2012

Ton Dumans writes: Petrolheads, Porsche and Police

Ton Dumans is back on PetrolBlog for the first time in 2012. Here he looks back at where his love of all things Porsche began. It involves the rozzers.
25th November 2011
Audi 80

Darren’s Audi 80 1.8S: an update

Darren's been having a few issues with his Audi 80. Nobody said that running an old car was easy!
2nd November 2011
Ullo John Gotta A New Motor

Car Geek Alert: Ullo John! Gotta New Motor?

PetrolBlog stumbles across the video to Alexei Sayle's 'Ullo John! Gotta New Motor?' and discovers that it's a retro car fan's dream!
19th October 2011
VW Santana

Black Magic VW: Gary’s Volkswagen Santana

PetrolBlog takes a look at the unashamedly boxy and gloriously retro Volkswagen Santana. A desirable Shatchback? Perhaps...