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.

Infiniti FX50 Sebastian Vettel edition to do 300km/h

Sep 02, 2011

Red Bull F1 racing champion Sebastian Vettel will be putting his name on a new SUV concept at the upcoming 2011 IAA Frankfurt Motor Show. The Infiniti FX50 Vettel edition concept could be capable of...

FondTech E-11 Formula REV single-seat electric racing car revealed

Sep 02, 2011

Has the electric car revolution arrived? FondTech, an Italian aerodynamics and wind-tunnel testing company in Bologna, has revealed details of its latest project; the FondTech E-11 Formula REV fully electric racing car. The FondTech E-11...

2012 Mercedes-Benz CL 63 AMG V63S by VATH

Sep 01, 2011

German tuning company VATH Automobiltechnik has come up with a tuning package for the new 2012 Mercedes-Benz CL 63 AMG called the V63S. VATH also offers a fresh cosmetic package which gives the CL 63...

Chevrolet Camaro – Facebook’s most popular car

Sep 01, 2011

The mighty Chevrolet Camaro is currently the best-selling sports car in the USA. It’s also the most popular car on Facebook, with over 1.8 million fans. Even though the Chevrolet Camaro is not available in...

Video: Forza Motorsport 4 M12 FAV Warthog preview with Jeremy Clarkson

Sep 01, 2011

Forza Motorsport game developers have announced Jeremy Clarkson will be the voice behind the upcoming Forza Motorsport 4 car game, sequel to the excellent Forza predecessors on the Xbox and Xbox 360 consoles. As a...

Ford Evos Concept revealed ahead of Frankfurt Motor Show debut

Sep 01, 2011

Ford has revealed the all-new Ford Evos Concept it is planning to unveil to the public at this year’s 2011 IAA Frankfurt Motor Show. The dramatic new design shows off double ‘gullwing’ doors, front and...

2011 Volvo S60 T6 R-Design review

Sep 01, 2011

Volvo has come a long way in terms of personality and design in the past decade, and as this 2011 Volvo S60 T6 R-Design review proves, Volvo should be treated as a performance car brand...

Video: 964 Posche 911 by Rauh-welt BEGRIFF

Aug 31, 2011

If you love your jaw droppingly-awesome old-school Porsche 911s, then you’ll love this ‘Good Hills Speed’ 964 Porsche 911 by Rauh-welt BEGRIFF. Owned by a doctor in Japan, who says he has owned over 30...

2012 Audi S8 gets 382kW – 2012 Audi S6, 2012 Audi S7 also revealed

Aug 31, 2011

Audi has revealed a number of Audi S models it plans to unveil at the 2011 IAA Frankfurt Motor Show next month, including the new 2012 Audi S8, 2012 Audi S6 and Audi S6 Avant,...

New BRABUS Rocket – rendered speculation

Aug 31, 2011

BRABUS revealed a teaser image earlier this week of a special model it plans to unveil at the upcoming 2011 IAA Frankfurt Motor Show next month. A rendered speculation has just been independently etched up...

Toyota EV P001 breaks Nurburgring electric vehicle lap record with 7:47.79

Aug 31, 2011

Toyota Motorsport has done it. As our previous report outlined, Toyota Motorsport was aiming to smash the electric vehicle Nurburgring lap record time and now it has done exactly that, with a time of 7:47.79....

Video: Ferrari 458 twin turbo by Underground Racing

Aug 31, 2011

Renowned Lamborghini tuner, Underground Racing, has developed a Ferrari 458 twin-turbo package and has released a nice little YouTube video showing the package potential. Underground Racing calls it the Stage 1 kit which includes two...

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