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17th May 2012
New and improved? Suzuki Swift Sport review

New Suzuki Swift Sport: New and improved?

PetrolBlog drives the new 2012 Suzuki Swift Sport on British roads. So is it better than the previous model? Find out here.
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.
9th May 2012
PetrolBlog drives the Nissan Juke-R

PetrolBlog drives the Nissan Juke-R

With the shock news that the Nissan Juke-R is going into production, MajorGav recalls the day he got a chance to drive a monster.
1st May 2012
Jaguar XKR-S poking out from bushes

Rob writes: Jaguar XK-ARRRRRRR

Rob Griggs-Taylor drives the Jaguar XKR-S Convertible. It's fair to say he rather enjoyed the experience.
27th April 2012
First Drive: 2012 Peugeot 508 RXH HYbrid4 Limited Edition

First Drive: 2012 Peugeot 508 RXH HYbrid4 Limited Edition

PetrolBlog is invited to Cheshire to test drive the new Peugeot 508 RXH HYbrid4. Here are some thoughts from a wet day.
26th April 2012
Eco Warrior: Fiat 500 TwinAir review

Eco warrior: Fiat 500 TwinAir

PetrolBlog finally gets round to testing the ever-so-fashionable and trendy Fiat 500. Here are some words.
18th April 2012
Golf in sheep's clothing: Skoda Octavia vRS review

Golf in sheep’s clothing? Skoda Octavia vRS 2.0 TSI

PetrolBlog reviews the Skoda Octavia vRS and asks if it deserves to come out of the shadow of its cousin, the VW Golf GTI.
12th April 2012
Dawn Raid: Volvo V60 T6 R-Design Polestar review

Dawn Raid: Volvo V60 T6 R-Design Polestar

Would you get up at 4.30am to drive a Volvo estate? PetrolBlog would, especially when it's the V60 T6 Polestar. Read 'moor' here...
2nd April 2012
Jaguar Land Rover: The overlooked

Jaguar Land Rover: The overlooked

Resident guest blogger, Rob Griggs-Taylor heads to Gaydon to test drive some lesser known Jaguar Land Rover models.
29th March 2012
First Drive: Alfa Romeo Giulietta TCT

First Drive: Alfa Romeo Giulietta TCT

PetrolBlog is invited to Oxfordshire to test Alfa Romeo's new Twin Clutch Transmission (TCT). Here's some waffle and bunk on the subject.
12th March 2012
Modified Lancia Delta Integrale at Geneva 2012

PetrolBlog’s Geneva Unconventional: Part Three

It's part three of PetrolBlog's Geneva Unconventional, featuring Dougal, bags, helmets and a Lancia Delta Integrale. No, really.
10th March 2012
Girl in the back of a SsangYong Actyon Sports pick-up

PetrolBlog’s Geneva Unconventional: Part Two

It's time for part two of PetrolBlog's Geneva Unconventional. Warning, this update contains images of the Fiat 500L which some readers may find distressing.