26th March 2020
Peugeot 505 GR estate for sale

The need for tweed: Peugeot 505 GR Estate

There's a Peugeot 505 GR Estate for sale and it's wonderful. Not only do you get to enjoy the feel of tweed upholstery, there's also an ‘Econoscope’.
25th March 2020
Tollfoolery toll booth

PetrolBlog introduces Tollfoolery – stickers now available

PetrolBlog introduces ‘Tollfoolery’, a unique and innovative way to make driving more fun. It might just catch on. Actually, it won't. Sorry.
24th March 2020
Smart Crossblade rock stars and scars

Smart Crossblade: a car for rock stars and rock scars

The Smart Crossblade: a toy for the marina, loved by Robbie Williams and those who enjoy the thrill of rocks and airborne objects striking their face.
23rd March 2020
Chris Goffey reviews the Talbot Solara

Booted: The Talbot Solara and Chris Goffey’s right foot

This Thames TV review of the Talbot Solara has it all: the luxury of Velour, a cameo from a Ford Mustang and a starring role for Chris Goffey's right foot.
2nd March 2020
Honda S660 in the UK

I sat in a Honda S660 – and now I want one

A 2016 Honda S660 turned up at the Haynes Breakfast Club meet and promptly stole the show. Predictably, PetrolBlog would like to own the fun size Honda NSX.
27th February 2020
Health risk of flight bag

Coronavirus ‘less risky’ than a wheeled flight bag (probably)

As organisers consider cancelling the 2020 Geneva Motor Show, it's suggested that a wheeled flight bag poses a greater risk to health than the coronavirus.
26th February 2020
Renault Wind side profile

It’s time to appreciate the Renault Wind

It's ten years since the Renault Wind blew into our lives in a blaze of glory. It lasted just 18 months in the UK and a total of three years in Europe.
20th February 2020
Citroen Xsara Enterprise

The Citroën Xsara Enterprise was a tax-dodging starship trooper

The Citroën Xsara Enterprise was a van based on the Xsara estate. But did you know there was also an Irish market van based on the Xsara Coupe?
18th February 2020
Citroen AX Ten PetrolBlog is 10

Ten years on: PetrolBlog is still running

PetrolBlog was born on this day in 2010. To mark the occassion, here are ten cars with a tenuous link to the number ten – and a thank you for hanging around
14th February 2020
2020 Citroen C3 wood dashboard

The new Citroën C3 has got wood

Citroën has updated the C3 supermini for 2020. You can now get a wood dashboard to go with your Airbumps. It's the best combo since Eric and Ernie.
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