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17th June 2013
Old FARTs on PetrolBlog: Proton Impian

Car Confessional: Old FARTs

Car Confessional: PetrolBlog declares a love for a trio of Far Eastern saloons - affectionally known as Old FARTS - Proton Impian, Kia Magentis and Hyundai Sonata.
13th June 2013
1993 Volvo 940 S Auto Accrington Stanley

Accrington Stanley sign big Swede for European campaign

Stanley sign big Swede for European campaign! Accrington Stanley are raising money for a new bar and toilets by taking part in the Monte Carlo or Bust rally. In a Volvo.
12th June 2013
Whatever happened to...the Talbot Solara?

Whatever happened to the Talbot Solara?

The Talbot Solara is an early example of a Shatchback, being as it was, a saloon version of the Alpine. PetrolBlog asks, whatever happened to the Talbot Solara?
7th June 2013
Telly Savalas looks at Birmingham

Retrospective: Telly Savalas Looks at Birmingham

Telly Savalas Looks at Birmingham - a classic Quota Quickies travelogue from the late 1970s in which Telly Savalas takes a fond look at Birmingham and all it has to offer.
6th June 2013
Old Gold Top Gear: Peugeot 106 XN XND

Old Gold Top Gear: Peugeot 106

It's Old Gold Top Gear, which this week features Chris Goffey and the Peugeot 106. It's aimed at women, so where better to start things off than in a supermarket?
6th June 2013
Cygnet: the unacceptable face of Aston Martin?

Cygnet: the unacceptable face of Aston Martin?

Here's a question for you. Will the Aston Martin Cygnet ever be considered acceptable? Will you, for example, ever look at one and think, you know what, that could be quite interesting?
4th June 2013
Volvo LCP2000 with rear hatch and doors open

Smells like fish and chips: Volvo LCP2000

Smell like fish and chips! It's 30 years since Volvo unveiled the futuristic and super-lightweight Volvo LCP2000 concept car. Three decades on - we still want one.
3rd June 2013
Supreme provenance: Audi V8

Supreme provenance: Audi V8

PetrolBlog discovers a rather special Audi V8 for sale on eBay. Or rather, an Audi V8 formerly owned by a rather special owner, Tony Rolt.
3rd June 2013
Darth Vader in VW Passat W8 wagon video

Official: Darth Vader drives a VW Passat W8

Official: Darth Vader drives a VW Passat W8. PetrolBlog discovers a video on YouTube which proves that Darth Vader is Polish and drives a W8 wagon. Nice.
1st June 2013
The Weekend Supplement on PetrolBlog

The Weekend Supplement: June 1st 2013

Pinch and a punch, first day of the month. It's the PetrolBlog Weekend Supplement, featuring Goodwood, a tip-top Veyron replica, a look back at 1983, a Le Car and a Volvo 240.
31st May 2013
Retrospective: Suzuki Vitara on the beach with models

Retrospective: Suzuki Vitara

Retrospective: PetrolBlog's trawl through the filing cabinets to find the best retro press shots. This time it's the turn of the '90s-tastic Suzuki Vitara.
31st May 2013
Hustler Hellcat for sale on eBay

Wood you believe it? It’s the Hustler Hellcat

Wood you believe it? PetrolBlog spots a wooden Hustler Hellcat for sale on eBay. It was designed by the same chap responsible for the Aston Martin Lagonda. Oh yes.
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