GENERAL BUNK

20th January 2021
1987 Peugeot 309 XS for sale

Bangers and Flash: Peugeot 309 XS Heads to Auction

The Peugeot 309 XS is one of the rarest French cars in Britain, so this Mathewsons auction car has caught the attention of PetrolBlog.
19th January 2021
Toyota Camry passes MOT

Fleet Update: Camry Shines, Safrane Smells, Megane Stalls

In the first PetrolBlog fleet update of 2021, the Toyota Camry passes its MOT, the Renault Safrane smells of petrol and the Megane is flat.
14th January 2021
Subaru MV Pick-up in mirror

This Exmoor apartment has a Subaru MV in its front room

Exmoor is prime Subaru country, so it shouldn't be a surprise to discover that a Dulverton apartment includes a Subaru MV in the front room.
8th January 2021
Renault Clio Baccara

Posh in fun size: 10 of the Best Luxury Small Cars

Fancy a luxury small car? PetrolBlog has pulled together a list of 10 small but perfectly formed luxurious motors, including the Clio Baccara.
6th January 2021
Ford Escort best-selling car 1992

Revealed: The UK’s Best-Selling Cars of 1992

UK new car registrations in 2020 plunged to their lowest level since 1992. What were the best-selling cars in the year of the recession?
2nd December 2020
Chrysler Valiant Charger

Great Chrysler UK Journeys: Staycation Hints for Our Time

Move over, Portillo, because William Dickey has been on a virtual tour of the UK using his collection of Chrysler UK car brochures as a guide.
1st December 2020
2014 Mitsubishi Mirage with 414000 miles on clock

Couple complete 414,000 miles in a Mitsubishi Mirage

Jerry and Janice Huot of Minnesota have completed an incredible 414,000 miles in a 2014 Mitsubishi Mirage. That's 16 times around the world.
27th November 2020
Mercedes W123 at the car wash

10 of the Best: Mercedes at the Car Wash, Yeah

The Mercedes-Benz Museum has issued a selection of photos of Mercedes cars at the car wash. It's prime 10 of the Best fodder for PetrolBlog.
24th November 2020
Citroen ZX Furio

The Fast But Not Furious: Citroën ZX Furio

The Citroën ZX Furio was an insurance-friendly warm hatch powered by a 1.8-litre petrol engine. There's one for sale on Auto Trader. You should buy it.
17th November 2020
BMW 2002 sunroof

10 of the Best: When BMW Made Us Smile

In an attempt to improve the mood of BMW fans across the world, here are some photos from a time when BMW made people smile. Even Demi Moore. Probably.
11th November 2020
Ford Puma ST 2020

Helping Ford Out of a Great Big Hole

William Dickey has thoughts on Ford's current naming policy and an idea for an advertising campaign for the new Mustang Mach-E electric car.
10th November 2020
Daihatsu Sirion for sale

This Daihatsu Sirion is a wheel trim away from perfection

There's a Daihatsu Sirion for sale on Auto Trader. It's next owner will probably be its last, which is why PetrolBlog wants to spend the winter months in it