GENERAL BUNK

22nd December 2011
Christmas Snow Globe

FailCar is driving home for Christmas

And now, the Christmas message from FailCar. Bah humbug.
5th December 2011
The final word on Winter Tyres – PetrolBlog

FailCar on Winter Tyres

FailCar has bought some winter tyres, with his own money. Sounds like the arrival of winter couldn't come soon enough.
25th November 2011
Audi 80

Darren’s Audi 80 1.8S: an update

Darren's been having a few issues with his Audi 80. Nobody said that running an old car was easy!
11th November 2011
MINI Clubman at dealer

Ton’s view on the 2011 MINI Clubman

Ton Dumans, PetrolBlog’s Dutch correspondent, is back with some thoughts on his MINI Clubman. Over to you, Ton. As luck would have it, I found myself […]
10th November 2011
A yellow flag

FailCar rants: Flag-based road safety

FailCar is back on PetrolBlog with an inspired piece of thinking. He thinks that flags could be the answer to our road safety problems. Genius.
22nd October 2011
vw corrado vr6

Ton’s Real World Dream Barn

PetrolBlog's Dutch correspondent flies over with details of his Real World Dream Barn. He's clearly not afraid to bend the rules a little!
21st October 2011
Lotus Elan

David Milloy’s position on the Lotus Elan M100

New on PetrolBlog, Duncan McVitie takes a break from French Fancies to write some words on the Lotus Elan. No, not that one, the M100...
18th October 2011
Talbot Matra Rancho

The Rancho’s back – courtesy of David Milloy

Duncan McVitie puts together a short video for PetrolBlog, demonstrating the brilliance of the (Talbot) Simca-Matra Rancho. Excellent.
18th October 2011
The Limit, Michael Cannell

On safety

Following Dan Wheldon's tragic death over the weekend, Tom Richards presents some words on safety within motorsport.
10th October 2011
Renault Avantime rear on PetrolBlog

Bucking the trend: the brilliant Renault Avantime

David Milloy remembers the Renault Avantime, a favourite of PetrolBlog. A car ahead of its time that failed to capture the public's imagination. Shame.
4th October 2011
Rear light cluster Fiat Coupé and front light of Barchetta

An Italian first car? Just the job, says Ton Dumans

Ton Dumans joins the PetrolBlog team and kicks off with a pair of beautiful Italians. Not a bad way to start!
28th September 2011
Mk1 Ford Fiesta XR2

David Milloy remembers the MK1 Ford Fiesta XR2

David Milloy arrives on PetrolBlog as a guest blogger and remembers the brilliant MK1 Ford Fiesta XR2. One of the best hot hatches of the 1980s?