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7th August 2012
Skoda Octavia Laurin & Klement

Rob writes: Skoda Octavia 1.9 TDi Laurin & Klement

Rob Griggs-Taylor has ditched the Primera and opted for a Skoda Octavia. It's the Laurin & Klement model, don't you know?
25th July 2012
Badge engineering: Chrysler Delta review

Badge engineering: Chrysler Delta 1.4 MultiAir SR

PetrolBlog tests the Chrysler Delta, a car that was released a few years back as a Lancia, but is available here as a Chrysler. Yes, really.
23rd July 2012
Brief encounter: Alfa Romeo MiTo TwinAir review

Brief encounter: Alfa Romeo MiTo TwinAir

PetrolBlog spends a morning in the company of the Alfa Romeo MiTo TwinAir. Is it as good as the Fiat 500 TwinAir? Read here to find out.
20th July 2012
Spencer Haze

PetrolBlog looks at: Spencer Haze

PetrolBlog takes a look at Spencer Haze, one of James Ruppert's more curious inventions. Still, makes a change from £500 bangers.
12th July 2012
2012 Volvo V40 review on PetrolBlog

Game-changer: The 2012 Volvo V40 review

PetrolBlog reviews the brand new Volvo V40 and believes that it might just be the best premium 5-door hatchback on sale.
11th July 2012
Regeneration 2012: New Peugeot 208 review

Regeneration 2012: The new Peugeot 208

PetrolBlog reviews the new Peugeot 208 to see if it really does represent a regeneration of the Peugeot 2-series.
5th July 2012
Peugeot 106 Rallye

William buys a Peugeot 106 Rallye

The Peugeot 106 Rallye is a definite hero on PetrolBlog, so it's about time it was featured. Here's William Patterson's new car.
27th May 2012
Utilitarianism: Skoda Roomster review

Utilitarianism: Skoda Roomster Scout 1.6 TDI

PetrolBlog tests the Roomster Scout, the embarrassing uncle of the Skoda range. What's it like in 2012?
18th May 2012
Rising Sunderland, PetrolBlog goes to the Nissan factory

Rising Sunderland – a British success story

As a child who grew up watching children’s television in the 1980s, I’m bound to say they don’t make them like they used to. Well actually […]
17th May 2012
New and improved? Suzuki Swift Sport review

New Suzuki Swift Sport: New and improved?

PetrolBlog drives the new 2012 Suzuki Swift Sport on British roads. So is it better than the previous model? Find out here.
10th May 2012
Three: Darren's Volkswagen Sharan

Three: Darren’s Volkswagen Sharan

Darren Leslie, owner of a lovely old Audi 80 has a practical family side too. Hence why he's just bought a VW Sharan.
27th April 2012
First Drive: 2012 Peugeot 508 RXH HYbrid4 Limited Edition

First Drive: 2012 Peugeot 508 RXH HYbrid4 Limited Edition

PetrolBlog is invited to Cheshire to test drive the new Peugeot 508 RXH HYbrid4. Here are some thoughts from a wet day.