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13th August 2013
Fiat 500L Trekking at Longleat: The PetrolBlog review

Monkey business: Fiat 500L Trekking

PetrolBlog heads to Longleat Safari Park to take a look at the new Fiat 500L Trekking. Sadly, a drive through the monkey enclosure was off limits.
5th August 2013
New 2013 Citroën C4 Picasso review on PetrolBlog

Glazed and Confused: Citroën C4 Picasso

Robin Brown tests the all-new Citroën C4 Picasso and argues that, no matter what he thinks of the car, it will most likely sell like the bucket and spade loads.
29th July 2013
Ford Fiesta ST

Blueprint: Ford Fiesta ST

PetrolBlog spends a week with the delightful Ford Fiesta ST and is happy to report that the hot hatch is alive and kicking in 2013. Which is a relief.
20th July 2013
Renaultsport Clio 200 Turbo review on PetrolBlog

Short changed: Renaultsport Clio 200 Turbo

Short changed: PetrolBlog tests the new Renaultsport Clio and finds that it has lost its intimacy and feels too grown up. Then there's the gearbox...
20th June 2013
Hot Stuff: Porsche Panamera S E-Hybrid review on PetrolBlog

Hot stuff: Porsche Panamera S E-Hybrid review

PetrolBlog heads to Munich to review the new Porsche Panamera S E-Hybrid and achieves some quite remarkable economy results from a four-door that will do 167mph.
10th June 2013
Corned Beef: Citroën DS3 Cabrio review

Corned Beef: Citroën DS3 Cabrio review

PetrolBlog reviews the Citroën DS3 Cabrio and concludes that it offers all the benefits of the standard DS3 with very little drawbacks. The corned beef DS3.
5th June 2013
Dacia Duster Access 1.6 4×4 review on PetrolBlog

Dacia Duster Access 1.6 4×4 review

PetrolBlog has a go in three flavours of the Duster and ends up wanting to buy a Dacia Duster Access 1.6 4x4. If only we could create a watertight case for ownership.
30th May 2013
PetrolBlog's Volvo V60 Plug-in Hybrid review

Volvo V60 Plug-in Hybrid review

PetrolBlog reviews the ultra-expensive Volvo V60 Plug-in Hybrid and discovers it's a car with very few flaws. Just as long as you can afford the price tag.
29th May 2013
PetrolBlog joins a convoy of MINIs from Munich to Tuscany

Three countries, two MINIs and one epic drive

The Italian Job? Three countries, two MINIs, one epic drive: PetrolBlog drives from Munich to Florence in a pair of MINIs. It turned out to be an epic drive.
24th May 2013
Red Proton Preve UK

Is the Proton Prevé coming to the UK?

Could Proton be on the verge of bringing two new models to the UK? Introducing the Proton Prevé which looks destined for a UK launch some time soon.
20th May 2013
Toyota Hilux Invincible review on PetrolBlog

Toyota Hilux Invincible review

Toyota Hilux Invincible review: PetrolBlog spends a week with the boldly named Toyota Hilux Invincible. With the name like that, it's got to be good, right?
17th May 2013
First Drive: New 2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee review

First Drive: 2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee Summit Review

PetrolBlog heads out to Sicily for the 2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee review. A facelift and new eight-speed transmission are the most notable changes to Jeep's big SUV.