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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
5th February 2020
1988 Volvo 340 GL 1.7

This Volvo 340 GL is far nicer than a knitted toilet roll holder

Roy is selling his delightful 1988 Volvo 340 GL. It comes with a stack load of receipts and the provenance of a small role in a play. Yours for £800.
31st January 2020
Peugeot P4 for sale

This Peugeot P4 is here to turn the streets beige

There's a Peugeot P4 for sale in London for £9,995. PetrolBlog reckons it's the perfect vehicle for beating the school run and arriving at the Dorchester.
27th January 2020
Citroen 2CV and Peugeot 505 at petrol station

The Sainsbury Archive is a gift for petrol station voyeurs

The Sainsbury Archive has uploaded hundreds of photos of petrol stations to the internet. Naturally, PetrolBlog is rather excited about this.
21st January 2020
1988 Bentley Turbo R for sale

The Bentley Turbo R isn’t a Rio but it costs 15 grand

Simon Harris is selling his wonderful 1988 Bentley Turbo R for £15,000. For the same price, you could own a Kia Rio ‘2’ with a 1.2-litre petrol engine.
17th January 2020
2020 Renault Sandero RS

The Renault Sandero RS is the budget hot hatch we need

Designed by Renault Sport in collaboration with Brazilian designers and Renault engineers in Latin America, the Sandero RS is the budget fun car we need.
10th January 2020
Toyota GR Heritage Parts Project for Supra

Toyota’s decision to reproduce old Supra parts is good news

Toyota Gazoo Racing has launched the GR Heritage Parts Project, designed to reproduce A70 and A80 Supra parts for Japan, North America and Europe.
3rd January 2020

It’s time to appreciate the Mk1 Vauxhall Zafira

Maybe PetrolBlog has consumed too much Christmas gin, but it's going to kickstart 2020 with a question: is it time to appreciate the Mk1 Vauxhall Zafira?
23rd December 2019
Merry Christmas from PetrolBlog

Remember: an old car is for life, not just for Christmas

PetrolBlog is shutting down for Christmas, but not before it has joined Noel Tiddybeard in an old car to deliver some Terry's Pyramint to those in need.
22nd December 2019
Renault Safrane at Fleet

The £200 Safrane is proof that Christmas miracles DO happen

The £200 Renault Safrane has made it home to PBHQ without drama or fuss. It could be the best car PetrolBlog has ever bought – Christmas miracles do happen.
19th December 2019
Renault 4 and Peugeot 106 Top Gear Christmas Special

Top Gear has wrecked a Renault 4 and a Peugeot 106 Rallye

You might want to avoid the Top Gear Nepal Christmas Special, because we're about to witness the death of a Renault 4 TL and a Peugeot 106 Rallye.
19th December 2019
Ford Escort Mk3 Cabriolet

Advertorial: Keeping your Ford Escort on the road with Bridgestone Tyres

Advertorial: If you're after tyres for your Mk3 or Mk4 Ford Escort, Bridgestone Tyres offers a range of options designed to keep your classic on the road.
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