90s CARS

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?
19th May 2014
Lotus Carlton on PetrolBlog

Hero for an hour: Lotus Carlton

PetrolBlog gets a chance to achieve a lifetime's ambition by getting behind the wheel of a Lotus Carlton. Never meet your heroes? We beg to differ.
19th May 2014

Citroën ZX 16v on the B4494

On a long drive back from Luton, PetrolBlog finds itself near the B4494 at Wantage. It grabs a GoPro and records the 'action' for posterity. Enjoy. We did.
13th February 2014
Peugeot 306 Cabriolet Sundance

Bangerwatch: Peugeot 306 Cabriolet

Bangerwatch celebrates the timeless beauty and pure elegance of an unlikely hero. No, not Jenny Hanley, the Pininfarina-designed Peugeot 306 Cabriolet.
10th February 2014
Atlantic Hotel Hamburg - Tomorrow Never Dies

The cars of the Tomorrow Never Dies car park

PetrolBlog asks, is the Tomorrow Never Dies car park - namely the Atlantic Hotel garage - the most PetrolBloggy car park in the world? It might just be.
3rd February 2014
Fiat Panda Terramare on the water

Are these the best Fiat Panda special editions of all-time?

Is the 4x4 Antarctica 'Penguin' the best Fiat Panda special edition of all-time? PetrolBlog takes a look at 30 years of Fiat Panda history to find out.
23rd January 2014
Blue Nissan 100NX

Barker’s worst Japanese coupes: Nissan 100NX

Chris Barker doesn't think much about the Nissan 100NX. In fact, he rips the unsuspecting car to shreds. PetrolBlog tries to mount a case for its defence.
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?