All posts by Brett Davis

Brett is the editor and founder of PerformanceDrive. He's obsessed with driving, having played with Matchbox cars until he was tall enough to drive a real one. After initially working as a mechanic, Brett earned a degree in journalism and entered media as an editorial assistant at Top Gear Australia magazine. He then worked at CarAdvice.com.au. His dream is to live next door to the Nurburgring in Germany.

2013 Hyundai Genesis Coupe spotted in detail UPDATE: official images

Nov 11, 2011

The 2013 Hyundai Genesis Coupe has been spotted once again. This time the full exterior and interior has been revealed. The engine has also been confirmed as a 3.8-litre with GDI, matched to an eight-speed...

Ford of Britain 100: Image of the Week – Ford Escort Twin Cam

Nov 11, 2011

Ford has found a rare image of a Ford Escort Mk I Twin Cam rally car as part of its Ford of Britain 100: Image of the Week centenary celebrations. As a way of celebrating...

Honda Small Sports EV Concept to be unveiled at 2011 Tokyo Show

Nov 10, 2011

Honda has released some early previews of a new Honda Small Sports EV Concept it plans to unveil at the 2011 Tokyo Motor Show at the end of this month. Limited details of the new...

Ferrari to pull out of F1… or just whinging it’s not winning?

Nov 10, 2011

Is Ferrari back to sending out not-so-subliminal messages again? It’s president, Luca di Montezemolo, made some rather disconcerting comments recently, leaving some question of doubt that the company could leave Formula One if amendments to...

Video: 24 Hours – One Team. One Target. Nurburgring 24hr documentary trailer

Nov 10, 2011

An interesting new documentary will be released tomorrow called 24 Hours – One Team. One Target., which follows BMW on its pursuit at the 2011 Nurburgring 24 Hour endurance race. This is one for all...

Nelson Racing Engines 10.4-litre V8 twin turbo with 1400hp

Nov 10, 2011

Not content with the power of your measly 5- or 6-litre V8 engine? Perhaps this Nelson Racing Engines 10.4-litre V8 twin turbo with 1400hp item will suffice then. The Nelson Racing Engines 10.4-litre V8 looks...

2012 Dodge Challenger SRT8 392 Yellow Jacket set for LA Show

Nov 10, 2011

Chrysler Group has come up with a bright new special edition called the 2012 Dodge Challenger SRT8 392 Yellow Jacket. The limited model will make its official debut at the 2011 Los Angeles Auto Show...

Lamborghini Aventador crash: number 2

Nov 10, 2011

Meet the second ever Lamborghini Aventador crash to be reported. This latest one occurred at Daytona Beach, Florida US, over the weekend. The story behind this Lamborghini Aventador crash isn’t as controversial as the first...

2012 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution X MR preview

Nov 09, 2011

PerformanceDrive has just picked the new 2012 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution X MR ready for review. The facelifted MY12 gets a few minor trimming updates, more technology and safety on the inside, as well as chunky...

2013 BMW M3 F80 prototype testing on the Nurburgring – video

Nov 09, 2011

BMW M has been spotted testing the new 2013 BMW M3 F80 sedan on the Nurburgring. This is the first time we’ve been able to see a prototype being driven under full acceleration, following a...

Jeremy Clarkson Powered Up DVD second trailer released – video

Nov 09, 2011

Jeremy Clarkson has released a second trailer of his new DVD called Powered Up. As usual, Clarkson tests a range of desirable supercars and compares them in comic challenges. In this trailer, Clarkson compares the...

2013 Hyundai Genesis Coupe official teaser released

Nov 09, 2011

Hyundai has released an official teaser of the 2013 Hyundai Genesis Coupe, as opposed to the alleged fake image revealed on Saturday. From these official 2013 Hyundai Genesis Coupe images, it appears the previous shots...

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