Automotive waffle

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.
29th May 2013
PetrolBlog joins a convoy of MINIs from Munich to Tuscany

Three countries, two MINIs and one epic drive

The Italian Job? Three countries, two MINIs, one epic drive: PetrolBlog drives from Munich to Florence in a pair of MINIs. It turned out to be an epic drive.
28th May 2013
Yesterday's Specials: Fiat Panda Alessi

Yesterday’s Specials: Fiat Panda Alessi

The return of Yesterday's Specials on PetrolBlog, featuring the quite brilliant and super cool Fiat Panda Alessi. We've even found one for sale. Go on, you know you want to.
25th May 2013
The Weekend Supplement on PetrolBlog

The Weekend Supplement: 25th May 2013

It's the PetrolBlog Weekend Supplement, featuring some satisfactory waffle, the Scirocco Million, Steve Soper, Auto Trader and a Ford Orion 1.6i Ghia. Enjoy.
24th May 2013
Red Proton Preve UK

Is the Proton Prevé coming to the UK?

Could Proton be on the verge of bringing two new models to the UK? Introducing the Proton Prevé which looks destined for a UK launch some time soon.
23rd May 2013
Old Gold Top Gear: Proton MPI

Old Gold Top Gear: Proton MPI

It's time for Old Gold Top Gear, which this week features a tanktop-wearing Chris Goffey reviewing the delightfully retro Proton MPI. Look out for some shameless littering too.
22nd May 2013
Shatchback: Mitsubishi Attrage

Shatchbacks VIII: The Dark Nights Return

The year of the Shatch? Far from dying a slow and hideous death, the Shatchback is enjoying a renaissance. Check out these five current horror stories. Warning: contains mild horror.