Automotive waffle

18th February 2016
PetrolBlog is six years old

PetrolBlog celebrates its sixth birthday

PetrolBlog is celebrating its sixth birthday, so it's off to the local Berni Inn for a steak, before a slow drive along the promenade. We know how to live.
16th February 2016
BMW i3 Mr Benn

BMW launches i3 inspired by Mr Benn

Exclusive: at an exclusive event at 52, Festive Road, BMW has launched an exclusive new BMW i3 Mr Benn exclusive edition. Did we mention exclusive?
29th January 2016
The end of the Land Rover

UK in mourning after death of much-loved national treasure

Ministers are being asked to consider a national day of mourning, as the final Land Rover Defender trundles off the Solihull production line.
28th January 2016
Sexy Volvo 780 Coupe

Why the Volvo 780 is sexier than the P1800

It's generally accepted that the P1800 is the sexiest Volvo ever made. But PetrolBlog begs to differ. Step forward the glorious Volvo 780 coupe.
27th January 2016
The PetrolBlog Fleet

Meet the PetrolBlog fleet

Want to know more about the PetrolBlog fleet? Here's an introduction to the six cars that currently live at PBHQ, from a W123 Merc to a Citroën C4 Cactus.
26th January 2016
Citroens for sale at Retromobile 2016

10 Citroëns to fall in love with at the Rétromobile sale

From a 1961 Citroën 2CV Sahara to a 2007 Citroën C6, we list 10 cars most likely to appeal when part of the Trigano collection is auctioned at Retromobile.
25th January 2016
Skoda garage door

Exclusive: it’s a Skoda garage door, honest

Skoda set to launch exclusive range of new garage doors, but denies reports that a super-fast vRS version is planned. Also, no TwinDoor is expected.
21st January 2016
Quentin Willson

Survey reveals the motoring names you’re getting wrong

A survey conducted by Dumbstreet and Bradbeers has revealed the seven motoring names people are most likely to misspell.
20th January 2016
Autobianchi Bianchina Panoramica

The Autobianchi Bianchina Panoramica was a shooting brake for ladies

Bella! PetrolBlog falls in love with an Autobianchi Bianchina Panoramica - a shooting brake made for the middle class ladies of Milan.
18th January 2016
Sliced Bread

Official: new Ford Focus RS is the new sliced bread

Simply the best? As the world and its wife gives the new Ford Focus RS a set of glowing five-star reviews, sliced bread is set for an uncertain future.
7th January 2016
Many cars sold in the UK

Breaking news: many cars sold in the UK

The SMMT has released figures that reveal many cars were sold in the UK in 2015. Using words like ‘boosted’, ‘exceeded’ and ‘outperforming’, the SMMT was […]
7th January 2016
Audi 80 B2

Regrets: Audi 80 GLE

“Have I ever bought a car that turned out to be a dog?”, was a question posed to me over Christmas. I tilted my head up […]