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BMW i8 driver stops traffic, frustrated commuter smashes windscreen with bat

Nov 29, 2016

A frustrated commuter in New York City has taken justice into his own hands and smashed the windscreen of a BMW i8 with a baseball bat. The i8 in question, covered in a gold vinyl...

LEGO Land Rover Discovery 3 is perfect

Nov 28, 2016

If, like us, you’ve always thought the blocky Land Rover Discovery 3 has a distinctive bricky look about it like it’s been assembled from bricks like Duplo or LEGO, then you won’t be surprised to...

Fully electric McLaren P1 could be the perfect Xmas present

Nov 26, 2016

Keeping the theme going from the Power Wheels Smart Drive Mustang we featured yesterday, and the toy Tesla Model S further in the year, for the child with more exotic, supercar-inspired tastes we have the...

For Sale: Meticulously restored 1960 Willys Jeep Gala

Nov 26, 2016

An unusual variant of the original Willy’s Jeep (grandfather of the modern Wrangler) is going up for auction at RM Sotheby’s Arizona event. This 1960 Willys Gala is a beach-themed version of the wartime favourite,...

Electric Ford Mustang toy features traction & stability control (video)

Nov 25, 2016

If you find your kids are starting to follow in your wheeltracks and have begun the metamorphosis into car freak, then chances are you’re starting to think about suitable presents to stash under the tree...

For Sale: Mint 1937 Bugatti Type 57S, expected to fetch over $8m

Nov 24, 2016

A stunning 1937 Bugatti Type 57S cabriolet is set to steal the show at the upcoming RM Sotheby’s auction at the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance event next year. The almost achingly-beautiful Bugatti is one of...

The Grand Tour to help Amazon Prime launch in Australia

Nov 18, 2016

Former Top Gear hosts will air the first episode of their new series, called The Grand Tour, through Amazon Prime later today. Unfortunately for Australians the show won’t be arriving Down Under until December. The...

Change.org petition asks Trump & Musk to discuss climate change

Nov 17, 2016

There’s a petition floating around online asking for Elon Musk to meet with US president-elect Donald Trump and discuss the dangers of climate change. The Change.org petition has so far (at time of writing) racked...

2016 SEMA Show highlights (mega gallery)

Nov 17, 2016

We’re a bit late with this one but if you didn’t get a chance to check out the action from this year’s 2016 SEMA Show in Las Vegas a couple of weeks ago, here’s big...

Forza Horizon 3 expansion pack adds XR Falcon GT

Nov 10, 2016

Turn 10 Studios and Microsoft have teased their first major expansion package for Forza Horizon 3, which includes winter driving conditions and many additional cars. This is in addition to the Alpinestars Car Pack, that...

Man saves 70ppl from ISIS with old bullet-proof BMW

Nov 09, 2016

A Kurdish Peshmerga fighter has thanked his bullet-proof E32 BMW 7 Series after he managed to save 70 citizens from snipers in the city of Kirkuk. Kirkuk, a city in the Kurdish-controlled but highly contested...

Lego Volkswagen Golf GTI Mk1 is the ultimate retro toy?

Nov 01, 2016

Here at PerformanceDrive we are big kids at heart. We love video games like GTA V and Forza: Horizon 3 as much as playing with LEGO creations such as the Ferrari F40 and amazing British...

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