NEW CARS

20th December 2011
Winter warmer: Peugeot 308 CC GT THP 200

Winter warmer: Peugeot 308 CC GT THP 200

PetrolBlog tests the Peugeot 308 CC. It may not be a PetrolBlog car as such, but it does a good job of doing what it sets out to do. A perfect car for the British winter then?!
2nd December 2011
Audi-A1-Sportback

Back to the future: Audi A1 Sportback

Audi is launching a 5-door version of the A1. Which is nice. Gives PetrolBlog an excuse to remember the A2. Which is nice. [sponsored post]
23rd November 2011
Jaguar XKR-S

Recession buster: Jaguar XKR-S

PetrolBlog drives the sublime Jaguar XKR-S and comes up with an unlikely plan. Is this the car that can drag Britain out of recession?
21st November 2011

Brief encounter: SsangYong Korando EX

Location: Bowood Hotel, Wiltshire Date: 5th October 2011 Korando. It sounds like the name of a detective in a US cop show from the 1970s. He’d […]
19th November 2011
Proton Exora

Brief encounter: Proton Exora

PetrolBlog drives the Proton Exora MPV in the UK - a car that's destined to arrive on these shores in 2012.
11th November 2011
MINI Clubman at dealer

Ton’s view on the 2011 MINI Clubman

Ton Dumans, PetrolBlog’s Dutch correspondent, is back with some thoughts on his MINI Clubman. Over to you, Ton. As luck would have it, I found myself […]
8th November 2011
First Drive: New 2012 Suzuki Swift Sport

First Drive: New 2012 Suzuki Swift Sport

PetrolBlog heads out to Barcelona to test drive the new and 'improved' Suzuki Swift Sport. Here are some thoughts...
30th October 2011
Giantkiller: Suzuki Swift 1.2 SZ4 review

Giantkiller: Suzuki Swift 1.2 SZ4

PetrolBlog drives the standard Suzuki Swift and thinks it could just be one of the best superminis on sale in the UK today.
29th October 2011
MINI Cooper JCW Coupe

Brief encounter: MINI John Cooper Works Coupé

PetrolBlog has a new hero and surprisingly, it's in the shape of the new Mini John Cooper Works Coupé. Who'd have thought it?
26th October 2011
PetrolBlog takes a SEAT...

PetrolBlog takes a SEAT…

PetrolBlog is invited to Farnborough to test drive some of the latest SEATs. There's no excuse for the title of this blog post - apologies in advance for any offence caused.
9th October 2011
Caterham Slalom Experience Review

Rob experiences the Caterham Slalom

Rob spends half a day at the Caterham Slalom Experience, Silverstone. It looks like he had some fun in the process.
19th September 2011

Skoda at Frankfurt: MissionL accomplished?

Skoda unveils the MissionL and, where others have seen criticism, wins approval from PetrolBlog. The future's bright for Skoda.