90s CARS

10th December 2013
Nissan 100NX

Barker’s 10 worst Japanese coupes: an introduction

Chris Barker returns to PetrolBlog to spout some waffle on the terror of Japanese coupes. Only PetrolBlog has a bit of a problem. We happen to like them...
21st November 2013
Peugeot 306 Shatchback

Living with a Shatchback: chapter 2

Graeme loves his Peugeot 306 Shatchback so much, he's taken to having the odd shower with it. You could say that his love of Shatch is blossoming.
7th October 2013
PetrolBlog's 1996 Audi A4 1.8

A4 Airport: 1996 Audi A4 1.8

There's a new addition to the PetrolBlog Fleet - a 1996 Audi A4 1.8, complete with battleship grey paintwork and poverty-spec trim level. Very PetrolBloggy!
26th September 2013
Living with a Shatchback: Peugeot 306

Living with a Shatchback: Peugeot 306

It's a real case of 'we're running a Shatchback, so you don't have to', as Graeme buys a Peugeot 306 saloon and finds himself slowly falling in love with it
19th July 2013
Regrets: Saab 9000 Aero

Regrets: Saab 9000 Aero

Rafel Neria is a proper friend of PetrolBlog. So it's great that he has put pen to paper to tell a story of regret involving his rather wonderful Saab 9000 Aero.
12th July 2013
On track: PetrolBlog's Citroën ZX 16v

On Track: Citroën ZX 16v

As the Citroën ZX 16v passes its MOT with flying colours, PetrolBlog now plans to treat it to its first track day and to finally rescue the Citroën AX GT from the abyss.
24th June 2013
Bringing back Gene Hunt: Jump The Say

Firing up Gene Hunt: Jump They Say

PetrolBlog believes it's too long since Life on Mars and Ashes to Ashes was screened on TV. So, it's proposing a 90s version and here are some cars for Gene Hunt.
17th June 2013
Old FARTs on PetrolBlog: Proton Impian

Car Confessional: Old FARTs

Car Confessional: PetrolBlog declares a love for a trio of Far Eastern saloons - affectionally known as Old FARTS - Proton Impian, Kia Magentis and Hyundai Sonata.
6th June 2013
Old Gold Top Gear: Peugeot 106 XN XND

Old Gold Top Gear: Peugeot 106

It's Old Gold Top Gear, which this week features Chris Goffey and the Peugeot 106. It's aimed at women, so where better to start things off than in a supermarket?
3rd June 2013
Supreme provenance: Audi V8

Supreme provenance: Audi V8

PetrolBlog discovers a rather special Audi V8 for sale on eBay. Or rather, an Audi V8 formerly owned by a rather special owner, Tony Rolt.
31st May 2013
Retrospective: Suzuki Vitara on the beach with models

Retrospective: Suzuki Vitara

Retrospective: PetrolBlog's trawl through the filing cabinets to find the best retro press shots. This time it's the turn of the '90s-tastic Suzuki Vitara.
23rd May 2013
Old Gold Top Gear: Proton MPI

Old Gold Top Gear: Proton MPI

It's time for Old Gold Top Gear, which this week features a tanktop-wearing Chris Goffey reviewing the delightfully retro Proton MPI. Look out for some shameless littering too.