15th January 2020
Merstham Interchange picture French construction

What’s the weirdest thing you’ve rescued from the tip?

Having chanced upon a picture of the Merstham Interchange in Surrey, PetrolBlog asks: what's the strangest thing you've rescued from the tip?
8th January 2020
Renault 25 Baccara for sale

There’s a Renault 25 Baccara for sale on eBay – and you should buy it*

Having sneaked a Toyota Camry and Renault Safrane through the door before Christmas, PetrolBlog will not be buying this Renault 25 Baccara for sale on eBay.
2nd January 2020
Mazda 323 Coupe review

Anonymous rarity: Mazda 323 Coupe

Reader Ben Day has written some words on his super-rare Mazda 323 Coupe. It features a PetrolBlog sticker, so it must be good.
21st December 2019
PetroBlog is buying a Renault Safrane

I’m driving home for Christmas in a £200 Renault Safrane

The problem with working from home is that you don't get to drive home for Christmas. Which is why I'm off to London to buy a £200 Renault Safrane.
19th December 2019
Hyundai Aura sketch

The Aura is proof that you shouldn’t trust Hyundai’s Tinder profile

The Hyundai Aura has been revealed. Although the Shatchback won't be coming to the UK, it's proof that you shouldn't always believe a Tinder profile.
18th December 2019
Gravity Grave Dodge Charger

How The Verve’s Dodge Charger was sent to an early grave

A 1973 Dodge Charger was one of the stars of the video accompanying The Verve's 1992 single Gravity Grave. PetrolBlog has discovered that the car is history
16th December 2019
Dacia SupeRNova

Was the Dacia SupeRNova faster than a cannonball?

(What's the story) Romanian glory. The Dacia SupeRNova was the first car to be launched by the Romanian company following the takeover by Renault in 1999.
14th December 2019
Red Kia Pride with whitewall tyres

Your Kia Pride dreams can come true in Iran

The UK market Kia Pride may have died in the year 2000, but thanks to the mighty Saipa Motor Corporation, it's still available to buy new in Iran.
6th December 2019
1997 Toyota Camry V6 side profile

This 1997 Toyota Camry V6 was worth £7,000

PetrolBlog has added a 1997 Toyota Camry V6 to the fleet, a car that could have been worth up to £7,000 on a manufacturer scrappage scheme. Shudder.
2nd December 2019
Vauxhall Belmont stolen car

Remember when the Vauxhall Belmont was Britain’s most stolen car?

Stolen Shatchback! In 2003, the Vauxhall Belmont was Britain's most stolen car. Home Office figured showed that 99 were stolen for every 1,000 registered.
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