Editorial

1220km/h Hyperloop train getting nearer to reality (video)

Dec 15, 2015

Tesla’s founder Elon Musk is back in the headlines. But this time it’s not for a car. It’s about the upcoming Hyperloop train system. For those of you unaware of the Hyperloop concept, Musk himself...

Volvo 240 GL with LS1 V8 conversion project: Part 2 – Stripping

Dec 09, 2015

Our humble Volvo 240 GL has been stripped of its 2.3-litre credentials in preparation for an LS1 Chevrolet V8 conversion. It’s all happening. For those who missed Part 1 of the fortnightly feature series we’re...

Top 10 Best 7-seat SUVs coming to Australia in 2015-2016

Nov 28, 2015

So you’re an automotive enthusiast but you’ve got a penchant for spawning several rugrats, and it’s time to trawl through the list of suitable conveyances you’re now limited to. Over a decade ago, this was...

BMW X3 track test: Can an SUV handle like a sports car? (video)

Nov 25, 2015

SUVs are fast becoming the most popular vehicle segment. Why? Well, we think it’s because they are just so versatile. They often meet a number of customer demands, all in one package. Take the BMW...

Volvo 240 GL with LS1 V8 conversion project: Part 1 – The intro

Nov 24, 2015

Welcome to our first project car. Over the coming months PerformanceDrive and the guys from our partner company are setting out to build Australia’s quickest, fully engineered, street legal Volvo 240 GL. We’ll be posting...

Top 10 reasons to buy a 2016 Subaru WRX (video)

Oct 27, 2015

Subaru announced the 2016 WRX earlier this year, fine-tuning the specifications and updating safety for some variants. Is it still an iconic thoroughbred? You bet. Here are our top 10 reasons to buy a 2016...

Lego Batmobile heading to Art of the Brick exhibition in Sydney

Oct 19, 2015

We’ve probably all had various Batman Lego accessories at some stage in our lives, however, we bet nobody had a Lego Batmobile to the detail and scale of this one. Nathan Sawaya, a renowned Lego...

Editorial: What SUV did we buy – Land Rover, Lexus NX, BMW X3?

Sep 25, 2015

For our more regular readers you might remember our editorial last month about buying a premium SUV. It was between the Land Rover Discovery Sport, Lexus NX, and BMW X3. This was one of the...

2015 Frankfurt Motor Show highlights (mega gallery)

Sep 16, 2015

If you were unable to make it to the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show in Germany this year, don’t worry, we’ve compiled together a mega gallery so it can at least feel like you’re there. The...

Back to school… with Drift School Australia (video)

Sep 02, 2015

When we do have a performance car on review, we’re usually lucky enough to head out to the track and see what it’s all about. Eliminating the limitations of the public road and blasting around...

2018 Holden Commodore: everything there is to know so far

Aug 12, 2015

While the existence of a ‘Commodore’ after 2017 has been confirmed by Holden, exactly what shape it will take is mostly a mystery. PerformanceDrive got out the magnifying glasses and fine-toothed combs in an effort...

What premium SUV should you buy; Discovery Sport, BMW X3, Lexus NX?

Aug 11, 2015

It’s no secret SUVs are the flavour of the month decade. All car companies offer at least one SUV, or are planning to introduce one in the near future – even Lamborghini, Bentley, and Rolls-Royce...

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