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Performance News


Mountune announces more potent tune for Ford Fiesta ST

Oct 19, 2016

Good news for enthusiasts lusting after a more hardcore Fiesta ST, with Mountune’s American arm announcing a new kit squeezing out an extra 60kW. Hopes of a factory-produced hardcore Fiesta RS were crushed earlier in...


duPoint Registry creates Audi R8 twin-turbo package

Oct 18, 2016

The Audi R8 and Lamborghini Gallardo/Huracan brothers are popular among high-end tuners for consistently generating megawatts of power from the stout 5.2-litre V10. We’ve featured many different aftermarket versions of each car, with ridiculous amounts...


Hyundai Veloster Gurnade concept previewed before SEMA

Oct 13, 2016

Hyundai has enlisted the help of American rendering-house Gurnade to tease a radical Veloster concept headed for the 2016 SEMA show. Gurnade, known for its over-the-top styling cues, has absolutely gone to town on the...


Overfinch unveils Manhattan & London bespoke Range Rovers

Oct 08, 2016

Two ultra-exclusive and one-off Range Rovers have been painstakingly handcrafted by synonymous customisers Overfinch. They are called the Manhattan and the London. Starting with the flagship Autobiography V8L (LWB), the Manhattan and London are two...


Brabus extracts 1450Nm from Mercedes-AMG GLS 63

Sep 30, 2016

Brabus has turned its attention to the recently-renamed Mercedes-AMG GLS 63, extracting an additional 195kW and 690Nm from the AMG powertrain. Welcome to the Brabus 850 XL. The Brabus 850 XL was built as a...

Novitec Lamborghini Huracan

Novitec announces Lamborghini Huracan twin-supercharger kit

Sep 21, 2016

The team at Novitec Torado has unveiled a tuned version of the Lamborghini Huracan which sends 611kW in an unapologetic attempt to destroy the rear wheels. Welcome to the Novitec Torado Huracan RWD Coupe; a...

2016 Volkswagen Beetle LSR-side

Meet the new world’s fastest Volkswagen Beetle; 330km/h Beetle LSR

Sep 21, 2016

Volkswagen USA has created the world’s fastest Beetle, beating the old land speed record which has been standing since 1988. With a little help from Californian tuning company THA Manufacturing, the Beetle’s 2.0-litre TSI turbo...

BMW Z4 V10 conversion

BMW Z4 gets Dodge Viper V10 conversion

Sep 13, 2016

We are no strangers to BMW engine transplants here at PD, whether that be an M2 with an M3’s beefier six, a 1970s BMW CS receiving an E39 M5 V8, a Hartge H50 3 Series...

Will.I.Am Tesla Model S

Will.I.Am’s crazy wide-body Tesla Model S spotted (video)

Aug 31, 2016

Black-Eyed Peas performer Will.I.Am is no stranger to the automotive and modification scene, for many reasons – not all of them good. After parading a heavily-modified DeLorean branded with his ‘IAMAUTO’ label, stating an intention...

HGK BMW 2 Series LS V8 drift

BMW 2 Series gets crazy V8 Chev LS conversion (video)

Aug 31, 2016

There’s a large portion of the car modifying community who believe everything can be improved by the fitment of a small-block Chevy V8, most commonly in modern, all-alloy LS guise. Lauded for its simplicity, reliability...

Tweaked Automotive Land Rover Defender

007-inspired Land Rover Defender is one tough machine

Aug 30, 2016

Tweaked Automotive, obviously big fans of the 007 franchise, has created a special edition SPECTRE kit for the Land Rover Defender, taken straight out of the latest Bond film. Since the Defender is no longer...

Novitec Ferrari 488 Spider-roof up

Novitec Ferrari 488 Spider gets tuned to 568kW

Aug 24, 2016

One of our favourite tuners Novitec has turned its head to the Ferrari 488 Spider, offering significantly more than just an aesthetic upgrade. The stock Ferrari 488 GTB’s 3.9-litre twin-turbocharged V8 produces 493kW/760Nm, transferring power...

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