Performance News

Ford Australia confirms Mustang for 2019 Supercars series

Apr 17, 2018

Ford has announced its Ford Performance sub-brand is coming to Australia, headlined by the confirmation of the Mustang entering the 2019 Supercars championship. As rumoured last year, the Mustang will enter Australia’s biggest racing series. The...

Aussie tuner developing Kia Stinger upgrade, 322kW ATW so far

Apr 11, 2018

It was only a matter of time before some tuning house got hold of the new Kia Stinger to see what could be extracted from it. And here we see one of the first attempts...

BMW Abu Dhabi shows off AC Schnitzer M550i upgrades

Apr 04, 2018

Before the new M5 came along BMW offered the M550i xDrive, available in overseas markets. It’s an intermediate performance sedan that almost offers the same acceleration as the new M5. Renowned BMW tuner AC Schnitzer...

Manhart develops potent MH4 550 kit for BMW M4

Mar 27, 2018

Renowned BMW tuner Manhart has developed a complete upgrade package for the BMW M4 which transforms the already track-suitable sports car into a full-on track weapon. Say hello to the new Manhart MH4 550. Based...

Carlex Design develops fat bodykit for Mercedes X-Class

Mar 18, 2018

Another tuning package for the Mercedes-Benz X-Class has surfaced, this time from Carlex Design. It is likely just one of many that will pop up over the coming years. The new X-Class will probably be...

Startech develops wide-body kit for Range Rover Velar

Mar 05, 2018

It was only a matter of time before tuners got hold of the beautiful new Range Rover Velar. And thanks to Startech, we get an insight into the SUV’s aftermarket potential. Startech has developed a...

2018 Honda Civic Type R BTCC racing car unveiled

Feb 28, 2018

Honda has unveiled its racing car for the 2018 British Touring Car Championships based on the Honda Civic Type R. At an unveiling event in Pacmotor Castellili in Spain, the new car was fully unveiled,...

2018 BMW M3 Touring wagon ‘F81’ conversion will blow your mind

Feb 28, 2018

Considering buying a BMW M3 but need a bit more cargo space? Check out this BMW M3 Touring wagon, dubbed an F81. It’s not a factory-built car but instead a custom conversion. And what an...

ABT develops bonkers Audi RS 6 ‘Phoenix’ for Jon Olsson

Feb 26, 2018

ABT and avid Audi enthusiast and alpine ski racer Jon Olsson have teamed up to produce quite a special Audi RS 6 Avant project car called Phoenix, resulting in a grand touring wagon with more...

Alfa Romeo Sauber unveils C37 for 2018 Forumla 1 season

Feb 21, 2018

Alfa Romeo Sauber’s 2018 Formula 1 entry has been unveiled. Dubbed the C37, the new car carries the team’s hopes for victory for its drivers Marcus Ericsson and Charles Leclerq . After a long absence,...

Psychotic Peugeot 205 rally missile is a tri-rotor 20B treat (video)

Feb 20, 2018

When it comes to crazy engine builds and conversions, it seems New Zealand is an absolute bounty of hidden treasure. V12 Toyota Coronas, Formula 2 V6-engined Peugeots and now this little beastie. This is a...

Z-Performance develops powerful stealth kit for BMW X5 M

Feb 01, 2018

It’s been a while since we’ve seen a tuning package for the BMW X5. But when they do come along, they are normally quite insane. As is the case with this package by Z-Performance. Taking...

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