Automotive waffle

25th July 2014

School’s out! Introducing PetrolBlog’s Eye-Spy

School's out for summer. Or so said a lady called Alice Cooper. We think. So PetrolBlog introduces Eye-Spy. It's literally seven and a half minutes of fun.
24th July 2014
Audi 80 meets Citroen ZX 16v

Chalk and fromage: Audi 80 meets Citroën ZX 16v

It makes up for an unlikely twin-test, but PetrolBlog couldn't resist the opportunity to take a look at Darren's Audi 80. We took the Citroën ZX 16v.
22nd July 2014
French car critical list - Renault Fuego

The French Car Critical List: Renault

It's Renault's turn to feature under the rarest French cars spotlight, as we count down from the 5 to 14, via the Fuego, to discover the endangered species.
21st July 2014

Remember when you could phone William Woollard?

PetrolBlog stumbles across an advert for William Woollard's Telephone Motoring Magazine. Yes, that was a thing. Did you ever call the number?
17th July 2014

Hot stuff: PetrolPod in a Citroën C4 Cactus

Hot stuff - literally! PetrolPod records a podcast from the new and awfully exciting Citroën C4 Cactus. We haven't driven it, but we already love it.
27th June 2014
Peugeot 208 GTi 30th Anniversary

Peugeot 208 GTi 30th Anniversary: the new sensation?

As the Peugeot 208 GTi 30th Anniversary is unveiled at the Goodwood Festival of Speed, PetrolBlog asks, will this be the 208 GTi we've been waiting for?
27th June 2014
Single wiper love on PetrolBlog

10 of the best: single wipers

PetrolBlog's 10 of the best cars with single wipers. Because as we all know, cars just look better with just the one wiper. Isn't that right, LJK Setright?
14th June 2014

Weekend Waffle: 14 June 2014

Weekend Waffle, featuring Pointless Variable Message Signs, a Ford Orion 1.6i Ghia, the Nissan Qashqai and how to solve a problem like Alfa Romeo.
11th June 2014

Why Lexus needs to ask for forgiveness

Dear Lexus. It's thanks to you that we're faced with the the horror of Lexus-style rear lights. We therefore request an immediate apology. Thank you.
27th May 2014

Ralph Hosier previews the Coventry MotoFest

PetrolPod is joined by Ralph Hosier to preview this weekend's Coventry MotoFest, which includes the closure of the Coventry Ring Road. Amazing!
27th May 2014
Chris Packham Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV

Why Chris Packham needs a Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV

As Kate Humble gets given a Mitsubishi L200, PetrolBlog reckons Chris Packham should get behind the wheel of an Outlander PHEV. Everyone's a winner.
23rd May 2014

PetrolPod at the SMMT Test Day, May 2014

Head up, foot up! Robin and Gavin are at the SMMT Test Day at the Millbrook proving ground to record another PetrolPod. Cars, waffle, bunks and Choc Dips.