SHATCHBACKS

30th November 2018
Mazda 3 Shatchback profile

Blimey, Mazda has built a desirable Shatchback

You can come out from behind the sofa, because Mazda has just unveiled a desirable Shatchback at the Los Angeles Show of New Cars.
28th August 2018
Renault Logan Stepway

Russian Shatchback: Renault Logan Stepway

The Renault Logan Stepway goes on sale this autumn and PETROLBLOG asks: is this the desirable Shatchback we've all been waiting for?
28th September 2016
Renault 7

Spanish Shatchback: 3 into 5 makes the Renault 7

PetrolBlog makes a case for the defence of the Spanish Renault 7, arguing that it deserves to be categorised as a good Shatchback. What do you think?
21st November 2013
Peugeot 306 Shatchback

Living with a Shatchback: chapter 2

Graeme loves his Peugeot 306 Shatchback so much, he's taken to having the odd shower with it. You could say that his love of Shatch is blossoming.
26th September 2013
Living with a Shatchback: Peugeot 306

Living with a Shatchback: Peugeot 306

It's a real case of 'we're running a Shatchback, so you don't have to', as Graeme buys a Peugeot 306 saloon and finds himself slowly falling in love with it
22nd May 2013
Shatchback: Mitsubishi Attrage

Shatchbacks VIII: The Dark Nights Return

The year of the Shatch? Far from dying a slow and hideous death, the Shatchback is enjoying a renaissance. Check out these five current horror stories. Warning: contains mild horror.
26th July 2012

Shatchbacks VII: Return of the Shedi

It's been a while since some fresh Shatchbacks were unleashed on PetrolBlog, so check out these four horror stories. Don't have nightmares.
1st June 2012

Half a Shatchback: Half the horror?

How do you solve a problem like a Shatchback? Simple, you grab a circular saw and cut the thing in half. No more Shatchback. That’s exactly […]
12th May 2012
Dongfeng Peugeot 207 Sedan

Shatchback Calendar 2013

Do you fancy a Shatchback calendar for 2013? Silly question, of course you do. Well here's your chance to get involved.
24th February 2012
Electric Shatchback: Renault Fluence Z.E Dynamique review

Electric Shatchback: Renault Fluence Z.E Dynamique

February 14th and PetrolBlog drives an electric car for the first time. Was it love at first sight for the Renault Fluence Z.E?
8th February 2012
renault 19 chamade

In defence of Shatchbacks

Having threatened it for a little while, Mr Antony Ingram has written a case for the defence of the Shatchback. Are you convinced?
21st December 2011
nicole papa

And the Shatchback of the Year 2011 is…

You've been voting with your feet and have stuck the boot in to our list of gloriously awful Shatchbacks. But who has picked up the Golden Boot for Shatchback of the Year 2011?