Automotive waffle

18th April 2011
Suzuki Jimny: How not to do video reviews

Suzuki Jimny: How not to do video reviews

At a recent Suzuki press launch, we were given the keys to a Suzuki Jimny, pointed in the direction of a nearby field and told to have some fun. Well it would be rude not to take up the opportunity, so here's James Batchelor doing a couple of laps of the field.
14th April 2011
Audi Q3

Here’s one they made earlier: Audi Q3 vs Rover Streetwise

As Audi unveils the Q3, the compact SUV, PetrolBlog offers an older and somewhat cheaper alternative from Rover.
13th April 2011
Daihatsu Charade Shatchback

Shatchbacks V: The Final Frontier?

Four more Shatchbacks for your viewing pleasure, this time courtesy of Daewoo, Daihatsu, Fiat and Citroen. Contains images that are not necessarily safe for work.
11th April 2011
Honda Accord Shed

PetrolBlog buys a shed

Inspired by James Ruppert and Bangernomics, PetrolBlog buys a shed. Surely this can only end in tears? Driving on a wing and a prayer. And a budget.
29th March 2011
Rusty Austin Minivan on PetrolBlog

Rust in pieces: Austin Minivan

Ever wondered what would happen if you left an old Austin Minivan exposed to the elements on Dartmoor for a number of years? Have a look here.
20th March 2011
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Buying and selling cars: Petrolhead logic

Buying and selling cars should be straightforward shouldn't it? Well not in my case it isn't...
17th March 2011
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L@@K! PetrolBlog’s guide to buying a car on eBay

Buying a car on eBay is a risky business. Use PetrolBlog's top ten tips to ensure you don't get caught out.
10th March 2011
Suzuki Swift 4x4

Brief encounter: Suzuki Swift 4×4

PetrolBlog heads to a racecourse to review a Suzuki Swift 4x4. There are no concrete plans to bring it to the UK, but we think they really, really should.
7th March 2011
chery qq6 shatchback

Shatchbacks IV: Salvation

Grab a mug of tea and a Hobnob and enjoy more booted hatchbacks...
24th February 2011

Car Transporters

  In this edition of The PetrolBlog Point I’ll share confession with you. One which I’ve harboured for many years and whatever I do, I can’t […]
14th February 2011
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In-car ski wear

  Now I may not have professor levels of intelligence, but I’m pretty certain about two things. Firstly, the south west of England isn’t listed among […]
19th January 2011
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Seat belt beeps

  The PetrolBlog Point. The first in a new feature for PetrolBlog which could loosely be described as ‘PetrolBlog having a rant’ or ‘Grumpy old PetrolBlog’ […]