All posts by Alexi Falson

Alexi is a contributing news journalist and junior road tester at PerformanceDrive. He has a passion and appreciation for the engineering in cars, as well as new technologies that lessen the impact on the environment. His dream cars are an M3 to drive to work, and a LaFerrari for the weekend.

Jaguar Classic confirms production of electric E-Type Zero

Aug 26, 2018

Jaguar has announced it will be producing all-electric versions of its iconic E-Type with a conversion project based on the E-Type Zero concept that was revealed to the world last year. Jaguar says that due...

Porsche Classic completes ‘Project Gold’ 993 911 Turbo

Aug 25, 2018

Porsche Classic has revealed the finished product of its ‘Project Gold’ 911: a stunning 1998 993 911 Turbo, complete with brand-new components. A few weeks ago we reported on the ‘Project Gold’ restomod, which has...

2019 Honda NSX revealed, on sale in Australia in September

Aug 25, 2018

Honda has unveiled the 2019 NSX supercar (shown here in US-spec Acura form), complete with a raft of design tweaks, chassis modifications and more colour options. The 2019 Honda NSX has been unveiled online before...

Volkswagen to fire more staff following dieselgate scandal – report

Aug 24, 2018

Volkswagen is preparing to cull a number of high-level employees as it recovers from the dieselgate scandal, according to reports. German press Handelsblatt and Bild am Sonntag are reporting the Volkswagen Group is planning on...

BMW M2 Competition breaks another unusual record (video)

Aug 24, 2018

BMW is continuing its quest to take out existing records set by humans. The next stunt will include strapping a sword to the rear of an M2 Competition and cutting things down. Yep. Just a...

The Grand Tour Game video game is coming soon, trailer released (video)

Aug 24, 2018

Amazon Game Studios has announced a new car racing game for the Sony PlayStation and Xbox featuring the The Grand Tour trio of Clarkson, Hammond and May. The game is called “The Grand Tour Game”...

Bugatti Divo previewed again before Pebble Beach reveal (video)

Aug 24, 2018

Bugatti has given out some teasers of its upcoming Chiron-based hypercar, the Bugatti Divo, ahead of its official debut at Pebble Beach this weekend. Set to be revealed in just two days, the Divo is...

Mercedes-Benz E-Class updates debut ‘EQ Boost’ 48V technology

Aug 24, 2018

Mercedes-Benz has expanded its petrol and diesel engine options for the E-Class and CLS models in the UK, with the addition of an ‘EQ Boot’ electric system for added power while maintaining economy figures. First...

2019 Hyundai Elantra revealed in North America

Aug 24, 2018

The US-spec 2019 Hyundai Elantra had a somewhat casual unveiling in Park City, Utah, overnight, as journalists gathered for a media event centred on the Sante Fe. On first glance, the refreshed Elantra looks like...

2019 Toyota HiLux officially announced with updated look

Aug 24, 2018

Toyota Australia has revealed a string of mild updates for the HiLux SR and SR5 models, including styling changes and hardware revisions. The official announcement confirms a report we published a few weeks ago on...

Top 10 best electric & hybrid cars coming in 2019-2020

Aug 22, 2018

When the first batch of electric vehicles hit the market, the public – quite rightly – saw them as more regressive rather than progressive. This was no doubt illustrated by lacklustre sales when they first...

RaceChip develops neat tune for Hyundai i30 N

Aug 22, 2018

Since its release, the Hyundai i30 N has been billed as a Golf GTI killer. Now however, there’s no doubting the i30 N’s ability thanks to an aftermarket performance upgrade from the crew at RaceChip....

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