NEW CARS

17th February 2015
PetrolBlog review of Ford Focus ST 2014

Raining champ: Ford Focus ST review

PetrolBlog sees the rain fall in Spain, but that doesn't stop the Ford Focus ST from holding on to its reign as the definitive unhinged hot hatch.
17th February 2015
Mercedes-Benz-the-rock-n-roll-line-up

Mercedes-Benz: the rock ‘n’ roll line-up

Daniel Bevis plays sweet music in a selection of brand-spanking-new Mercedes-Benz motors and immediately forms a band. Groupies at the ready, let's rock!
14th November 2014
PetrolBlog drives some Rolls-Royces

A wealth of choice: misbehaving in the new generation of Rolls-Royces

We sent Daniel Bevis down to Goodwood to drive some shiny new Rolls-Royces. He’s a bit gutted that they didn’t let him keep one.
22nd October 2014
PetrolBlog review of Subaru Impreza 1.6i RC

The PetrolBlog review: Subaru Impreza 1.6i RC Lineartronic

PetrolBlog's review of the Subaru Impreza 1.6i RC Lineartronic. Forget thoughts of it being a cut-price WRX STi, because it isn't. But it's not all bad.
16th October 2014
The PetrolBlog MINI One 3-door Hatch petrol review

The MINI One 3-door Hatch is the real Special One

PetrolBlog tests the entry-level 3-cylinder petrol-engined MINI One 3-door Hatch and asks, when the MINI is this good, why do you need to spend more?
1st October 2014
All-new Vauxhall Viva revealed

Exclusive: new Vauxhall Viva revealed ahead of Paris

Exclusive news: ahead of its debut at the 2014 Paris Motor Show, PetrolBlog gets the lowdown on the all-new 2015 Vauxhall Viva.
11th August 2014
PetrolBlog review of BMW X4 xDrive 30d

BMW X4 xDrive 30d review

The PetrolBlog review of the new BMW X4 xDrive 30d. Don't judge a book by its cover, this car is much better than you'd think. It's not cheap, though.
5th August 2014
SsangYong Rodius Ambulance

60 things you never knew about SsangYong

SsangYong is 60 this year, so let PetrolBlog guide you through a list of 60 fun facts about the Korean brand. Some of which aren't made up. No, really.
4th August 2014
Rear of SEAT Altea XL

Is the Seat Altea XL the saddest car in Britain?

Could the Seat Altea XL be the saddest car in Britain? From the look of the rear end, it would certainly appear so. Unless you know better.
24th July 2014
2014 Citroen C1 parked in Coventry

Which one is for you? Citroën C1 v Peugeot 108

Citroën C1 v Peugeot 108. Or Peugeot 108 v Citroën C1. Which is better? PetrolBlog travels to two UK cities to find out. It's the battle of the city cars.
23rd July 2014
PetrolBlog LaunchBlog BMW X4

LaunchBlog: BMW X4

LaunchBlog - something new from PetrolBlog. Reporting live(ish) from the UK launch of the BMW X4 Sports Activity Coupe in Berkshire. Tea will be consumed.
18th July 2014
Mercedes-Benz C-Class Estate with AirMATIC

Comfort and joy: Mercedes-Benz C-Class Estate

Comfort and joy! Thanks to its AirMATIC air suspension and sumptuous interior, the new Mercedes-Benz C-Class Estate is one of our favourite new cars.