RENAULT

15th May 2020
French Car Criticial List Renault 14

The French Car Critical List 2020: Renault

Using DVLA registration data, PetrolBlog has updated the French Car Critical List. These are the rarest Renault models of the 70s, 80s and 90s.
24th April 2020
Renault 18 TL for sale

This Renault 18 TL is a base-spec delight

There's a Renault 18 TL for sale at the forthcoming Anglia Car Auctions classic sale. Predictably, PetrolBlog has fallen in love with the base-spec hero.
15th April 2020
Nigel Taylor and the Renault Avantime fleet

The man who bought NINE Renault Avantimes

In 2003, this head of a computer firm rolled the dice by purchasing NINE Renault Avantimes. Somebody give the man a drink to go with his brave pills.
26th February 2020
Renault Wind side profile

It’s time to appreciate the Renault Wind

It's ten years since the Renault Wind blew into our lives in a blaze of glory. It lasted just 18 months in the UK and a total of three years in Europe.
17th January 2020
2020 Renault Sandero RS

The Renault Sandero RS is the budget hot hatch we need

Designed by Renault Sport in collaboration with Brazilian designers and Renault engineers in Latin America, the Sandero RS is the budget fun car we need.
8th January 2020
Renault 25 Baccara for sale

There’s a Renault 25 Baccara for sale on eBay – and you should buy it*

Having sneaked a Toyota Camry and Renault Safrane through the door before Christmas, PetrolBlog will not be buying this Renault 25 Baccara for sale on eBay.
21st December 2019
PetroBlog is buying a Renault Safrane

I’m driving home for Christmas in a £200 Renault Safrane

The problem with working from home is that you don't get to drive home for Christmas. Which is why I'm off to London to buy a £200 Renault Safrane.
19th December 2019
Renault 4 and Peugeot 106 Top Gear Christmas Special

Top Gear has wrecked a Renault 4 and a Peugeot 106 Rallye

You might want to avoid the Top Gear Nepal Christmas Special, because we're about to witness the death of a Renault 4 TL and a Peugeot 106 Rallye.
21st October 2019
Renault 5 GTX

Remember when the Renault 5 GTX was the stuff of nightmares?

Nicholas Parsons, deranged socialites and a traffic warden scoffing eggs, it can only be the frankly terrifying advert for the Renault 5 GTX. Who's Sarah?
19th June 2019
Mk1 Renault Twingo in blue

David has bought a Mk1 Renault Twingo

You might know David as the man behind Lobster Diecast, but the crucial thing here is that he's just bought himself a Mk1 Renault Twingo. La joie!
5th June 2019
Red Renault Twingo plushie

Man, I want a Renault Twingo plushie

It has taken the discovery of a Mk1 Renault Twingo plushie to wake PetrolBlog from its slumber. It's a joyful thing, and goodness knows we need more joy.
29th August 2018
Renault Laguna 1.9 dci Dynamique

Extreme #FrenchTat: the £100 Renault Laguna

It's one of the most unreliable cars you can buy, so what's a Renault Laguna doing on the PETROLBLOG fleet? Meet the #FrenchTat purchased for £100.