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13th September 2011
Maserati Kubang: as if one 'Super-SUV' wasn't enough...

Maserati Kubang: as if one ‘Super-SUV’ wasn’t enough…

Fans of tasteless and vulgar cars have never had it so good. Hot on the heels of the Eterniti Haemorrhoid comes the Maserati Kubang. What's the betting that the same person who demanded the creation of the Eterniti also demanded a Maserati SUV?
12th September 2011
Copy Cat: Peugeot 508 GT HDi 200

Copy Cat: Peugeot 508 GT HDi 200

PetrolBlog tests the new Peugeot 508 GT HDi 200 and discovers that, alongside the brilliant RCZ, Peugeot may have just rediscovered its mojo.
9th September 2011
Eterniti Hemera

Eterniti Hemera: So who asked for a ‘Super-SUV’?

Apparently this is the Eterniti Hemera - a new and exciting 'Super-SUV'. All PetrolBlog wants to know is, who on earth asked for it?
10th August 2011
Suzuki reveals the new Swift Sport

Suzuki reveals the new Swift Sport

Suzuki has revealed a photo of the new Swift Sport, due to be launched at the Frankfurt Motor Show next month. It goes on sale next year.
9th August 2011
Take your seats: Volvo V60 T6 Polestar

Take your seats: Volvo V60 T6 Polestar

PetrolBlog has a brief encounter with the insane Volvo V60 T6 Polestar and thinks it could be a hark back to 1994.
1st August 2011
The lion wakes tonight: Peugeot RCZ GT THP 200

The lion wakes tonight: Peugeot RCZ GT THP 200

PetrolBlog tests the Peugeot RCZ and reckons it might just be the car that puts Peugeot back on the petrolhead radar. Here's hoping.
14th July 2011
Vauxhall Vivaro Panel Van

Real World Review: Vauxhall Vivaro 2900 LWB panel van

In a first for PetrolBlog, Antony Ingram provides a Real World Review of the Vauxhall Vivaro 2900 LWB panel van.
14th July 2011
Economy drive? Volvo S60 DRIVe SE

Economy drive? Volvo S60 DRIVe SE

PetrolBlog spends a week with the S60 DRIVe, Volvo's environmentally and economically conscious saloon car. No road tax in the first year is an initial attraction, but can it deliver on the claimed 65.7mpg figure?
5th July 2011
Photocopier on PetrolBlog

All white Audi, enough is enough

PetrolBlog pours scorn on Audi's ridiculous decision to display only white cars at the Goodwood Festival of Speed 2011.
4th July 2011
Volvo C30 Polestar grille and badge

Up the hill in the Volvo C30 Polestar

PetrolBlog is taken up a hill in a Volvo. It just so happened to be the Goodwood hill and in the C30 Polestar concept car. Nice.
13th June 2011
First impressions: Volvo S60 DRIVe SE

First impressions: Volvo S60 DRIVe SE

This week I’ll be spending some in the company of the Volvo S60 DRIVe. You may have noticed that I recently took a shine to the […]
16th May 2011
Safe sex: Volvo C30 T5 R-Design Polestar review

Safe sex: Volvo C30 T5 R-Design Polestar

PetrolBlog spends a week with the Volvo C30 T5 R-Design with Polestar performance upgrade. It went down rather well.