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30th May 2018
Renault Captur in Huelgoat

The curse of the crossover is killing French tat

Mesdames et Messieurs, we are witnessing a crossover revolution. Across the gulf of La Manche, the days of glorious French tat could be over.
28th April 2017
Why the Daihatsu Charade XTE is the best car in the world

Why the Daihatsu Charade XTE is the best car in the world

PETROLBLOG dons its rose-tinted spectacles to pose the unlikely question: is the Daihatsu Charade XTE the best car in the world? Well, is it?
21st April 2017
The Fall and Rise of the International Man of Mystery

The Fall and Rise of the International Man of Mystery

If you thought the International Man of Mystery was dead, think again, because David Milloy believes he is about to rise again.
31st January 2017
Donald Trump has ruined Twitter for car folk

Donald Trump has ruined Twitter for car folk

PetrolBlog wonders if Donald Trump has ruined Twitter for car folk.
27th January 2017
The charity shop: where Haynes manuals go to die

The charity shop: where Haynes manuals go to die

Looking for the largest range of Haynes manuals this side of Somerset? Head to your local charity shop, you'll find them all there.
26th January 2017
Level-42-Driver

Level 42: the most irritating driver in Britain?

Forget 'Tailgating Terry', 'Middle Lane Malcolm' and 'Fog Light Freda', because PetrolBlog reckons that Mr Level 42 is the UK's most irritating driver.
29th September 2016
Toyota Tercel 4WD estate off-centre number plate

Discovery: celebrating the off-centre number plate

Land Rover has unveiled a new Discovery at the Paris Motor Show. The most exciting part is the off-centre number plate. A reason to celebrate?
28th September 2016
Renault 7

Spanish Shatchback: 3 into 5 makes the Renault 7

PetrolBlog makes a case for the defence of the Spanish Renault 7, arguing that it deserves to be categorised as a good Shatchback. What do you think?
27th September 2016
Skoda Felicia Golden Prague

The Skoda Felicia Golden Prague is pure gold

PetrolBlog discovers the Skoda Felicia Golden Prague in the Skoda Museum and says it's the best Felicia you've never heard of.
24th September 2016
Renualt 8 Gordini

The Manor of the Automobile is French car heaven

PetrolBlog visits the Manor of the Automobile in France and discovers that it's a little like French car heaven on earth.
14th September 2016
PetrolBlog's Citroen Xsara VTS

I’ve bought a Citroën Xsara VTS in Claudia Schiffer Yellow

After four years of (impatient) waiting, PetrolBlog finally gets its hands on a Citroën Xsara VTS. In Claudia Schiffer Yellow…
3rd August 2016
Fiat Ritmo

Fiat Strada: Rhythm is beautiful

PetrolBlog stumbles across some wonderful footage of the Fiat Ritmo (Strada) and requests that Fiat's oddball is given greater respect.
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