Automotive waffle

16th August 2014
2004 Fiat Punto Van

Rare Italian fails to meet pre-auction estimate at Pebble Mill

Auction world left shocked as a rare Italian two-seater fails to meet its pre-auction estimate at the prestigious Pebble Mill Concorde d'Extraordinary.
14th August 2014
Whatever happened to the Fiat Argenta

Whatever happened to the Fiat Argenta?

Hands up if you remember the Fiat Argenta. Anyone? No? OK, well let PetrolBlog take you down memory lane as we pay tribute to the oft-forgotten "luxury car"
13th August 2014

Building the Perfect PetrolBlog Car

What's the most PetrolBloggy car? No, we're not looking for a make and model, rather the features that would make up the Perfect PetrolBlog Car. Oh yes...
12th August 2014
Peugeot 305 3D model

The world’s most PetrolBloggy 3D model cars

Virtually brilliant! Are these the most PetrolBloggy 3D model cars in the world? We think so, which is why we're showcasing 20 of the best.
8th August 2014
1989 Nissan Prairie Anniversary II

Bangerwatch: 1989 Nissan Prairie

PetrolBlog finds a Nissan Prairie for sale and immediately mounts a case for its place in the automotive hall of fame. You're not convinced, are you?
7th August 2014
Whatever happened to the Daihatsu Applause?

Whatever happened to the Daihatsu Applause?

With only 16 cars left on the road, the Daihatsu Applause is close to extinction in the UK. Time to save the car that put two fingers up at the Shatchback?
5th August 2014
SsangYong Rodius Ambulance

60 things you never knew about SsangYong

SsangYong is 60 this year, so let PetrolBlog guide you through a list of 60 fun facts about the Korean brand. Some of which aren't made up. No, really.
4th August 2014
Rear of SEAT Altea XL

Is the Seat Altea XL the saddest car in Britain?

Could the Seat Altea XL be the saddest car in Britain? From the look of the rear end, it would certainly appear so. Unless you know better.
1st August 2014

PetrolBlog Eye-Spy: chapter 2

We have literally been inundated with three requests for a second edition of PetrolBlog Eye-Spy. Remember, points don't mean prizes. Not here.
31st July 2014
Chase HQ opening screen

Let’s go, Mr Driver: remembering Chase HQ

PetrolBlog discovers you can play Chase HQ online. It's a classic driving game from the 1980s, complete with Miami Vice-style cops, a Porsche 928 and Nancy.
30th July 2014
Renault 21 GTS

Renault 21: more than just a number

More than just a number? In 1989, the Renault 21 starred in a classic TV ad, based on the cult TV series, The Prisoner. It even escaped from the Village.
29th July 2014
2002 Daewoo Musso 2.9 TD review

End of term: Daewoo Musso 2.9 TD

PetrolBlog says goodbye to the Daewoo Musso 2.9 TD, which has left for pastures new. It's been an interesting 12 months, but there are no regrets.