NEW CARS

2nd July 2020
2020 Mercedes A-Class

New drivers – forget the A-Class and buy something cheap

According to Auto Trader, the Mercedes-Benz A-Class is the best new car for new drivers. With a list price of £24,000, surely there's been some mistake?
3rd June 2020
Hyundai Genesis UK side view

The Hyundai Genesis now costs less than a new i10

Five years ago, our man drove a new Hyundai Genesis 3.8-litre V6. It cost a massive £48k. Today, the price has dropped to £14k. Still want that VW Phaeton?
2nd March 2020
Honda S660 in the UK

I sat in a Honda S660 – and now I want one

A 2016 Honda S660 turned up at the Haynes Breakfast Club meet and promptly stole the show. Predictably, PetrolBlog would like to own the fun size Honda NSX.
14th February 2020
2020 Citroen C3 wood dashboard

The new Citroën C3 has got wood

Citroën has updated the C3 supermini for 2020. You can now get a wood dashboard to go with your Airbumps. It's the best combo since Eric and Ernie.
29th January 2020
Alpine A110 SportsX SUV coupe

The Alpine A110 SportsX is too good for words

The Alpine A110 SportsX concept has been unveiled and PetrolBlog is lost for words. It's only January, but nothing is likely to top this SUV coupe in 2020.
17th January 2020
2020 Renault Sandero RS

The Renault Sandero RS is the budget hot hatch we need

Designed by Renault Sport in collaboration with Brazilian designers and Renault engineers in Latin America, the Sandero RS is the budget fun car we need.
19th December 2019
Hyundai Aura sketch

The Aura is proof that you shouldn’t trust Hyundai’s Tinder profile

The Hyundai Aura has been revealed. Although the Shatchback won't be coming to the UK, it's proof that you shouldn't always believe a Tinder profile.
18th December 2019
Peugeot 508 SW GT Line 1.5 HDi

PetrolBlog is running a Peugeot 508 SW GT Line 1.5 BlueHDi

PetrolBlog takes delivery of a Peugeot 508 SW GT Line 1.5 BlueHDi. Over the next six months, we'll find out what it's like to live with the stylish estate.
14th December 2019
Red Kia Pride with whitewall tyres

Your Kia Pride dreams can come true in Iran

The UK market Kia Pride may have died in the year 2000, but thanks to the mighty Saipa Motor Corporation, it's still available to buy new in Iran.
5th December 2019
Volkswagen T-Roc Cabriolet

The T-Roc Cabriolet is a Golf Cabrio for a new generation

Production of the new Volkswagen T-Roc Cabriolet is underway. You might not like it, but the new car shares much in common with the original Golf Cabriolet.
16th October 2019
BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe design

BMW sacks design team and turns to Twitter

Following the unveiling of the new 2 Series Gran Coupe, BMW has sacked its entire design team and will ask Twitter to help shape its range of cars.
30th November 2018
Mazda 3 Shatchback profile

Blimey, Mazda has built a desirable Shatchback

You can come out from behind the sofa, because Mazda has just unveiled a desirable Shatchback at the Los Angeles Show of New Cars.