Automotive waffle

11th December 2012
The PetrolBlog Saab 9000i

End of term: 1990 Saab 9000i

PetrolBlog says goodbye to the Saab 9000i. Here are some words to mark her passing. Thanks for the memories, old girl.
30th November 2012
Opel Manta GSi

Ralph Hosier remembers the Opel Manta

Ralph Hosier has been reminiscing about Opel Mantas. Expect to see one turn up on his drive any time soon then?
29th November 2012
Alfa Arna

Old Gold Top Gear: Alfa Romeo Arna

The (welcome?) return of PetrolBlog's Old Gold Top Gear, featuring Frankenstein's monster, the Alfa Romeo Arna
28th November 2012
Mk1 Ford Focus Zetec three-door

Bangerwatch: Mk1 Ford Focus 1.6 Zetec

Bangerwatch is back! PetrolBlog reckons that the Mk1 Ford Focus 1.6 Zetec could just be the ultimate Bangernomics allrounder.
16th November 2012
Rover 75 CDT Club

Regrets: Rover 75 CDT Club

A new regret! "As fulfilling as dating a supermodel with no libido" - that's Antony Ingram's verdict on his Rover 75 CDT Club.
14th November 2012
Vauxhall Cavalier 2.0 CD

Terry’s Vauxhall Cavalier 2.0 CD

PetrolBlog has a brief encounter with a MK2 Vauxhall Cavalier and finds the experience quite delightful.
13th November 2012
PetrolBlog logo

Win a packet of BlogNobs

PetrolBlog is giving away a packet of BlogNobs, simply for telling us what you think of the site. Go easy on us, eh?
13th November 2012
1984 toyota mr2

Regrets: Toyota MR2

Regrets: Robin Brown takes a look back at what might have been if he had ended up with a Toyota MR2.
6th November 2012
VW Corrado VR6

Regrets: Volkswagen Corrado VR6

A new feature for PetrolBlog. What cars fill you with regret? Either buying, selling or not buying. We start with the Corrado VR6.
2nd November 2012
Proton MPI

Florence and the machines

Whilst out on the launch of the new Renault Clio, PetrolBlog spent rather a long time wandering around Florence Airport car park.
31st October 2012
Win a day testing winter tyres with Michelin at Silverstone

Win with PetrolBlog! Michelin winter tyre testing at Silverstone

PetrolBlog has teamed up with Michelin to offer two lucky readers the chance to test winter tyres at Silverstone. Nice.
19th October 2012
Vauxhall Chevette

Vauxhall Chevette: Whatever you want it to be

PetrolBlog took a trip down memory lane and drove a 1982 Vauxhall Chevette L around the streets of Luton