90s CARS

14th July 2015
1995 Renault Twingo Coupe concept

Feeling blue: the Renault Twingo Coupe concept

According to the AA, blue is now the nation's favourite colour. Which gives us the perfect excuse to show you the Renault Twingo Coupe concept of 1995.
9th July 2015
Fiat Panda Italia 90 on PetrolBlog

There’s a Fiat Panda Italia 90 for sale on eBay

The Fiat Panda Italia 90 is one of the greatest special editions ever made. And there's one for sale on eBay. Back of the net!
8th July 2015
1999 Honda HR-V at lake

Honda HR-V: bubblewrap, ashtrays and joy

There's a new Honda HR-V on the horizon. Which is nice. But PetrolBlog only has eyes for the original car of 1999. Three doors, in that yellow, please.
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.
12th May 2015
Daewoo LeMans GSI

Shatch of the Day: Daewoo LeMans

Is the Daewoo LeMans saloon one of the worst Shatchbacks ever to grace the planet. Don't let the LeMans name fool you, this wasn't a slice of exotica.
7th May 2015
Rob buys a redish Vauxhall Corsa Active

Rob buys a pinksh Vauxhall Corsa Active

Rob Griggs-Taylor returns to PetrolBlog to tell us about his new purchase - a pinkish Vauxhall Corsa Active. He saved it from the scrapyard. Hoorah.
10th February 2015
Pontiac Stinger concept

Six bizarre concept cars of the 80s and 90s

Natasha Colyer has gone back to the future to look at a selection of concept cars from the 1980s and 1990s. You may wish to use shades when reading this.
9th August 2014
Ford Scorpio Ultima Estate For Sale

Beautifully ugly: Ford Scorpio Ultima estate

John Cradden is selling this rather wonderful Ford Scorpio Ultima estate. It's the facelift model that pretty much signalled the end of production. We like.
7th August 2014
Whatever happened to the Daihatsu Applause?

Whatever happened to the Daihatsu Applause?

With only 16 cars left on the road, the Daihatsu Applause is close to extinction in the UK. Time to save the car that put two fingers up at the Shatchback?
6th August 2014
Regrets Honda Prelude

Regrets: Honda Prelude 2.2 VTEC

So here I am, once again regretting the sale of a car. This time, it’s a 1994 Honda Prelude 2.2 VTEC, purchased just nine months ago. Back […]
24th July 2014
Audi 80 meets Citroen ZX 16v

Chalk and fromage: Audi 80 meets Citroën ZX 16v

It makes up for an unlikely twin-test, but PetrolBlog couldn't resist the opportunity to take a look at Darren's Audi 80. We took the Citroën ZX 16v.
17th June 2014
Mazda Bongo Friendee blog

Why Kelvin loves the Mazda Bongo Friendee

Kelvin has a confession to make - he loves the Mazda Bongo Friendee. But then on PetrolBlog, he's amongst friends. Surely everyone loves the Bongo Friendee?