Automotive waffle

14th February 2014
Reart-wheel drive Renaults - 2014 Twingo

New Twingo! Celebrating the best rear-wheel drive Renaults

Renault is to build the rear-engined, rear-wheel drive Twingo! Good news. So we celebrate by taking a look back at our favourite rear-wheel drive Renaults.
13th February 2014
Peugeot 306 Cabriolet Sundance

Bangerwatch: Peugeot 306 Cabriolet

Bangerwatch celebrates the timeless beauty and pure elegance of an unlikely hero. No, not Jenny Hanley, the Pininfarina-designed Peugeot 306 Cabriolet.
12th February 2014
Are these the rarest French cars in Britain?

Are these the rarest French cars on the roads of Britain?

What are the rarest French cars in Britain? PetrolBlog takes a look at cars from the 1970s, 80s and 90s to discover just how many cars have fallen below 100
10th February 2014
Atlantic Hotel Hamburg - Tomorrow Never Dies

The cars of the Tomorrow Never Dies car park

PetrolBlog asks, is the Tomorrow Never Dies car park - namely the Atlantic Hotel garage - the most PetrolBloggy car park in the world? It might just be.
4th February 2014
Red Fiat Tipo 2.0 16v

Reverting to Type: Fiat Tipo 16v

A seductive Italian has caught our attention, and we can't take our eyes off her. It's no good, we're falling for the charms of the Fiat Tipo 16v. Oh dear.
4th February 2014
PetrolBlog chickens write to Mercedes-Benz

Sorry Mercedes-Benz, the PB chickens aren’t happy

The Mercedes-Benz Magic Body Control TV ad is causing problems at PBHQ. The chickens aren't happy, and are keen to tell Mercedes-Benz all about it.
3rd February 2014
Fiat Panda Terramare on the water

Are these the best Fiat Panda special editions of all-time?

Is the 4x4 Antarctica 'Penguin' the best Fiat Panda special edition of all-time? PetrolBlog takes a look at 30 years of Fiat Panda history to find out.
1st February 2014
White Citroen AX Debut

Weekend Waffle: 1 February 2014

It's PetrolBlog's Weekend Waffle, which this week takes a look at a quite remarkable Citroën AX, a truly lovely Volkswagen Jetta and the Renault 8 Gordini.
29th January 2014
MK1 Renault Espace and aircraft

Happy 30th birthday, grand-père: MK1 Renault Espace

It's 30 years since the original MK1 Renault Espace was born. After a very slow start, it went on to define the MPV sector. PetrolBlog says happy birthday.
26th January 2014

PetrolPod at the Citroen Grand C4 Picasso launch, plus more waffle

PetrolPod! Robin Brown and MajorGav present more waffle and bunk for your ears, podding from the launch of the Citroen Grand C4 Picasso.
11th January 2014
300hp Nissan Qashqai Nismo planned

300hp Nissan Qashqai Nismo to be unleashed

Nissan confirms that it plans to launch a 300hp, all-wheel drive Nissan Qashqai Nismo. In a stroke, the Qashqai just got interesting. PetrolBlog says do it.
8th January 2014
Lancia 200 Sedan on PetrolBlog

The 500,000-mile Lancia 2000 Sedan

Following PetrolBlog's nostalgic look back at the Lancia 2000 Sedan, we received a rather brilliant email from Italy about a 500,000-mile 'Ingrid Bergmann'.