Performance News

Video: Ford Focus Supra 2JZ conversion doing RWD powerslides

Aug 25, 2011

Ever wanted to do giant powerslides in a Ford Focus around a race track? You’re not alone, so did this guy in Norway. To make it happen he came up with a rear-wheel drive Supra-powered...

Aston Martin V12 GT3 race car revealed

Aug 24, 2011

Aston Martin has revealed the stunning Aston Martin V12 GT3 race car. If any track car were going to get you frothing at the mouth, this would surely be one of them? The Aston Martin...

999 Motorsports Supersport track car

Aug 24, 2011

An interesting new track car has been released by Thailand’s 999 Motorsports, called the 999 Motorsports Supersport. The Supersport features a lightweight body and a 224kW engine. The 999 Motorsport Supersport looks a bit strange...

Toyota EV sportscar to attempt Nurburgring EV lap record

Aug 22, 2011

Toyota Motorsport GmbH will be attempting to break the Nurburgring electric vehicle (EV) world record on August 29, using a specially made two-seat lightweight sportscar. The current EV Nurburgring lap record belongs to a Peugeot...

Video: Chris Harris laps the Nurburgring in a Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG

Aug 22, 2011

Renowned motoring journalist and race car driver Chris Harris has recently posted up a video of himself doing a flying lap of the Nurburgring in a Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG ‘Gullwing’ supercar. For those who are...

Video: ‘Monster’ Tajima’s 2011 Pikes Peak Hill Climb run – awesome HD edit

Aug 20, 2011

GoPro camera company has released a final edit HD video of Nobuhiro ‘Monster’ Tajima’s 2011 Pikes Peak Hill Climb world record run. Images were taken from up to 10 different GoPro cameras mounted on and...

Audi RS3 B&B tuning package offering over 500hp

Aug 19, 2011

The 2012 Audi RS3 was only released onto the international market earlier this year, but German tuner B&B has already managed to extract 510PS (503hp/373kW) out of the standard 2.5-litre turbocharged five-cylinder engine. The Audi...

2012 Ford Mustang Boss 302 HPE650 by Hennessey (including dyno run)

Aug 18, 2011

Hennessey Performance has released details of the 2012 Ford Mustang Boss 302 HPE650 tuning pack. And you’d be right in thinking that ‘650’ element of the title has something to do with the amount of...

Skoda Octavia vRS Bonneville special breaks 200mph barrier at Speed Week

Aug 17, 2011

A specially prepared Skoda Octavia vRS Bonneville special has cracked the 200mph (322km/h) barrier at the current Bonneville Speed Week meet in Utah, USA. The stock 2.0-litre engine hardware was made more useful by the...

Video: Ken Block Gymkhana FOUR – The Hollywood Megamercial

Aug 17, 2011

As promised, Ken Block’s Gymkhana FOUR; The Hollywood Megamercial video is out with more hoonage than ever. Ken Block is driving his several hundred horsepower Ford Fiesta HFHV (Hybrid Function Hoon Vehicle) rally car, and...

Quimera AEGT – world’s most powerful electric production car?

Aug 16, 2011

You may not have heard of the Quimera AEGT supercar, and neither had we, but it is claiming to be the ‘most powerful electric car on Earth’ so we thought it deserved a bit of...

AC Schnitzer BMW 1 Series M Coupe preview to Frankfurt show

Aug 16, 2011

Renowned BMW tuner AC Schnitzer has unveiled a preview to an upgrade package for the new BMW 1 Series M Coupe which it plans to unveil at the 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show, next month. It’s...

  • performancedrive.com.au
  •  Bulk-buying discounts passed on to you
  •  Get a no-obligation free quote
  •  Australia-wide new car dealer network
  • We can deliver the car to your door
See how much we can save you!

Complete the form below to get started. Australian residents only.

Post code