RENAULT

30th March 2016

Oh Nicole, the Mk1 Renault Clio has aged so well

Papa! As the Mk1 Renault Clio celebrates its 25th anniversary, PetrolBlog asks, which has aged better, the Mk1 Clio or Nicole?
19th March 2016
Renault Laguna Evado concept

Renault Evado: the best Laguna we never got?

PetrolBlog asks, is the Renault Evado concept, unveiled at the 1995 Geneva Motor Show, the best Laguna we never got? Some 'wood' say so...
5th January 2016
Renault 5 Gordini

Billy and the Renault 5 Gordini

Line up your cheese footballs and don your party hats, because the Renault 5 Gordini – or more specifically, the Renault 5 Alpine – is turning 40 […]
14th July 2015
1995 Renault Twingo Coupe concept

Feeling blue: the Renault Twingo Coupe concept

According to the AA, blue is now the nation's favourite colour. Which gives us the perfect excuse to show you the Renault Twingo Coupe concept of 1995.
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.
14th May 2015
Red Renault 11 Turbo phase 2

Renault 11 Turbo: best of the breed?

Forget the 205 and Golf GTI. For David Milloy there's only one 80s hot hatch - the brilliant Renault 11 Turbo. He should know - he actually owned one.
30th July 2014
Renault 21 GTS

Renault 21: more than just a number

More than just a number? In 1989, the Renault 21 starred in a classic TV ad, based on the cult TV series, The Prisoner. It even escaped from the Village.
22nd July 2014
French car critical list - Renault Fuego

The French Car Critical List: Renault

It's Renault's turn to feature under the rarest French cars spotlight, as we count down from the 5 to 14, via the Fuego, to discover the endangered species.
14th February 2014
Reart-wheel drive Renaults - 2014 Twingo

New Twingo! Celebrating the best rear-wheel drive Renaults

Renault is to build the rear-engined, rear-wheel drive Twingo! Good news. So we celebrate by taking a look back at our favourite rear-wheel drive Renaults.
29th January 2014
MK1 Renault Espace and aircraft

Happy 30th birthday, grand-père: MK1 Renault Espace

It's 30 years since the original MK1 Renault Espace was born. After a very slow start, it went on to define the MPV sector. PetrolBlog says happy birthday.
28th September 2013
Laguna Coupe Monaco GP

The last beautiful Renault? Laguna Coupé Monaco GP

PetrolBlog asks, is the Renault Laguna Coupé Monaco GP the last beautiful Renault we'll ever see? Pick one up now for £10,000 - you know you want to.
19th August 2013
Whatever happened to...the Renault 14?

Whatever happened to the Renault 14?

It was launched as 'The Pear' and later nicknamed 'The Rotten Pear', but PetrolBlog asks, whatever happened to the Renault 14?