90s CARS

29th July 2016
Renault Olympique Albertville 1992

The Renault Olympic 92 range was a bit of all-white

In 1992, Renault lent 1,500 cars to the Olympic Organisation Committee for the Winter Games in Albertville. The limited edition cars were rather special.
21st July 2016
2000 Megane Cabriolet roof down

Rescued three goats; bought a Renault Megane Convertible

PetrolBlog travels to Dorset to buy three goats and ends up returning home in a Renault Megane Convertible. Needless to say, the goats travelled separately.
13th July 2016
Lada Granta Sport

The Lada Granta Sport is a 1990s throwback

PetrolBlog has spent too much time reading about the Lada Granta Sport and immediately places it near the top of its virtual shopping list.
12th April 2016
93 VW Corrado VR6

Back for good: Volkswagen Corrado VR6

After an absence of seven years, the Volkswagen Corrado VR6 has returned to the PetrolBlog fold. This time, it's for good.
30th March 2016

Oh Nicole, the Mk1 Renault Clio has aged so well

Papa! As the Mk1 Renault Clio celebrates its 25th anniversary, PetrolBlog asks, which has aged better, the Mk1 Clio or Nicole?
19th March 2016
Renault Laguna Evado concept

Renault Evado: the best Laguna we never got?

PetrolBlog asks, is the Renault Evado concept, unveiled at the 1995 Geneva Motor Show, the best Laguna we never got? Some 'wood' say so...
28th July 2015
A pair of Vauxhall Tigras

It’s time to appreciate the Vauxhall Tigra

On the Radar, featuring the original Vauxhall Tigra, which PetrolBlog reckons is fast becoming a desirable coupé from yesteryear. What do you think?
17th July 2015
Sao Penza found on Pluto

Last remaining Sao Penza found on Pluto

BREAKING NEWS: images from the New Horizons probe appear to show what looks like the last remaining Sao Penza sat on the dwarf planet of Pluto.
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.