Automotive waffle

3rd July 2012
Volkswagen Golf Country 4×4 at Goodwood

The Goodwood Festival of Parking 2012 – Part One

PetrolBlog goes to Goodwood for the Festival of Speed and ends up spending most of the time in the car park.
26th June 2012
Toyota Space Cruiser

Whatever happened to the Toyota Space Cruiser?

PetrolBlog asks, whatever happened to the Toyota Space Cruiser? Does anyone care? I do and I really want one...
7th June 2012

SMMT Test Day 2012: Speed dating, part two

It’s been nearly a week since an update on PetrolBlog, so how about something new? Part two of my SMMT Test Day report. This update features […]
1st June 2012

Half a Shatchback: Half the horror?

How do you solve a problem like a Shatchback? Simple, you grab a circular saw and cut the thing in half. No more Shatchback. That’s exactly […]
31st May 2012

The Pentillie hill in a Saab 9000i

The Pentillie Festival of Speed is just 12 weeks away. Come the end of August, the Tamar Valley will be alive with the sound of hillclimb […]
29th May 2012
Is a Perodua Myvi cooler than a Peugeot RCZ?

Is the Perodua Myvi cooler than a Peugeot RCZ?

What's cooler? A Perodua Myvi or a Peugeot RCZ? You may say that this is a rhetorical question. No debate needed, surely? Don't call us Shirley.
29th May 2012

SMMT Test Day 2012: Speed dating, part one

Take 140 new cars. Add a number of closed roads and tracks. Throw in some free fuel and then sprinkle on some fine English weather. What […]
24th May 2012

PetrolBlog at the SMMT Test Day 2012

Is it that time of the year again? No, not Christmas, but the annual SMMT Test Day at the Millbrook Proving Ground in Bedfordshire. A chance […]
17th May 2012
SEAT Mii FR Line

Dear SEAT, please build this for Mii

SEAT is teasing us with a Mii FR Line show car at Wörthersee 2012. PetrolBlog says build it. Please.
15th May 2012
Win a VIP experience at Goodwood Festival of Speed 2012

Win a VIP experience at the Goodwood Festival of Speed

Michelin is giving away a VIP experience at this year's Goodwood Festival of Speed. Here's how you can win.
12th May 2012
Dongfeng Peugeot 207 Sedan

Shatchback Calendar 2013

Do you fancy a Shatchback calendar for 2013? Silly question, of course you do. Well here's your chance to get involved.
9th May 2012
Vauxhall Nova

Minor Details: No.2 Vauxhall Nova flared arches

This week, Vauxhall has revealed that the name of their new car will be the Adam. A perfect excuse to talk about the Nova then?