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11th February 2016
Honda Civic Type R Exmoor

Civic Type R: Jonny tries to tame the Beast of Exmoor

Devon man, Jonny Edge, delivers a few words on his week with the 2016 Honda Civic Type R. Can he tame the Beast of Exmoor?
29th January 2016
The end of the Land Rover

UK in mourning after death of much-loved national treasure

Ministers are being asked to consider a national day of mourning, as the final Land Rover Defender trundles off the Solihull production line.
25th January 2016
Skoda garage door

Exclusive: it’s a Skoda garage door, honest

Skoda set to launch exclusive range of new garage doors, but denies reports that a super-fast vRS version is planned. Also, no TwinDoor is expected.
18th January 2016
Sliced Bread

Official: new Ford Focus RS is the new sliced bread

Simply the best? As the world and its wife gives the new Ford Focus RS a set of glowing five-star reviews, sliced bread is set for an uncertain future.
7th January 2016
Many cars sold in the UK

Breaking news: many cars sold in the UK

The SMMT has released figures that reveal many cars were sold in the UK in 2015. Using words like ‘boosted’, ‘exceeded’ and ‘outperforming’, the SMMT was […]
14th October 2015
DS 4 Crossback

DS 4 Crossback: is it the best _back?

To celebrate the launch of the new DS 4 Crossback, PetrolBlog asks the unlikely question: what is the best back in the automotive world?
7th October 2015
Nissan Pulsar 1.6 DIG-T 190 review

Minority Report: Nissan Pulsar 1.6 DIG-T 190

PetrolBlog reviews the all-new Nissan Pulsar DIG-T 90 and is surprised to find it dripping in PetrolBloggyness. A unlikely Q-car, if ever there was one.
5th October 2015
Range Range Evoque shopping bag

Free plastic bag with every Evoque Convertible

As England introduces a 5p charge for shopping bags, Land Rover reveals it will be handing out free bags for life with every Evoque Convertible sold.
22nd September 2015
Rear of Honda Jazz Si

Is the Honda Jazz Si the new Citroën AX GT?

Daniel Bevis spends a week with a Honda Jazz Si to find out if it's the modern equivalent of the Citroën AX GT.
22nd July 2015
Isuzu D-Max Yukon road test

Max Shedroom: Isuzu D-Max Yukon

PetrolBlog introduces the latest member of the fleet, a 2012 Isuzu D-Max Yukon with the optional Truckman Grand Leisure Canopy.
8th July 2015
Renault Talisman launch in France

Sacré bleu: the Renault Talisman isn’t for the UK

The Renault Talisman is here. Only it isn't. In fact, there's absolutely no chance of the big French saloon coming to the UK. Goddammit.
7th July 2015
Citroen C4 Cactus on PetrolBlog

Kooky: the Cactus Family

Daniel Bevis heads to the 2015 Goodwood Festival of Speed in a Citroën C4 Cactus and meets the extended family.