NEW CARS

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
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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.
9th May 2011
Volkswagen Amarok

Volkswagen Amarok: the new Fred Dibnah?

Volkswagen pulls down a chimney with some help of four new Amaroks. As Fred Dibnah would have said, did you like that?
5th May 2011
Audi Q5 Cross Cabriolet

Vorsprung Durch Crisis: Audi Q5 Cross Cabriolet

Audi is rumoured to be considering putting the Q5 Cross Cabriolet into production. PetrolBlog suggests that they reconsider.
14th April 2011
Audi Q3

Here’s one they made earlier: Audi Q3 vs Rover Streetwise

As Audi unveils the Q3, the compact SUV, PetrolBlog offers an older and somewhat cheaper alternative from Rover.
5th April 2011
Driving simplicity: Mitsubishi Lancer Juro

Driving simplicity: Mitsubishi Lancer Juro

PetrolBlog reviews the Mitsubishi Lancer Juro and concludes that whilst it might not be a car to get excited about, that's probably its biggest strength.
10th March 2011
Suzuki Swift 4x4

Brief encounter: Suzuki Swift 4×4

PetrolBlog heads to a racecourse to review a Suzuki Swift 4x4. There are no concrete plans to bring it to the UK, but we think they really, really should.