PerformanceDrive’s Top 10 Cars of 2019

Just as 2020 swings into full stride, we thought we’d take a look back over some of the highlight vehicles of 2019. Think of it as like our ‘car of...

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2021 Nissan Z car to feature 240Z styling, VR30 twin-turbo V6 – report

Some details of the next-gen Nissan Z car are coming through, with a recent US report saying Nissan is going back to Z car roots for the next model. It...

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Genesis GV80 unveiled in full, debuts 3.0 turbo-diesel 6-cylinder

Following its initial reveal a couple of weeks ago, Genesis has now completely unveiled the all-new Genesis GV80. It comes in as the brand’s first SUV, pitched at the large...

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Latest Car News

2020 Nissan GT-R Nismo sets new Tsukuba lap record (video)

Jan 29, 2020

The recently-introduced 2020 Nissan GT-R Nismo has broken the production car lap record at Japan’s Tsukuba Circuit, posting a blistering lap in just 59.3 seconds....

2021 Kia Sorento new-look design revealed, inside and out

Jan 29, 2020

Some images of the new-look 2021 Kia Sorento have surfaced online, showing a sharp new design that seems to borrow from the Kia Seltos, with...

GM invests $2.2 billon in EV plant, electric pickup truck coming in 2021

Jan 28, 2020

General Motors in the US has confirmed a US$2.2 billion investment plan into creating a production facility dedicated to electric vehicles. It also confirms it...

Genesis GV90 super-size SUV under consideration, BMW X7 rival – report

Jan 24, 2020

In a market where SUVs are the dominating force, it should come as no surprise many carmakers are investing big time in the segment. Just...

Maserati previews new electric powertrain, with eery soundtrack (video)

Jan 24, 2020

Maserati, like most car manufacturers, is busy preparing its next-generation propulsion system for upcoming vehicles. Specifically, we’re talking about an all-new electric powertrain, which will...

Alfa Romeo Giulia ‘GTA’ special edition on the way, 460kW – rumour

Jan 23, 2020

Rumour has it Alfa Romeo could be planning a special edition Giulia Quadrifoglio later this year to help celebrate the brand’s 110th anniversary, with word...

Latest Car News

2020 Nissan GT-R Nismo sets new Tsukuba lap record (video)

Jan 29, 2020

The recently-introduced 2020 Nissan GT-R Nismo has broken the production car lap record at Japan’s Tsukuba Circuit, posting a blistering lap in just 59.3 seconds....

2021 Kia Sorento new-look design revealed, inside and out

Jan 29, 2020

Some images of the new-look 2021 Kia Sorento have surfaced online, showing a sharp new design that seems to borrow from the Kia Seltos, with...

GM invests $2.2 billon in EV plant, electric pickup truck coming in 2021

Jan 28, 2020

General Motors in the US has confirmed a US$2.2 billion investment plan into creating a production facility dedicated to electric vehicles. It also confirms it...

Genesis GV90 super-size SUV under consideration, BMW X7 rival – report

Jan 24, 2020

In a market where SUVs are the dominating force, it should come as no surprise many carmakers are investing big time in the segment. Just...

Maserati previews new electric powertrain, with eery soundtrack (video)

Jan 24, 2020

Maserati, like most car manufacturers, is busy preparing its next-generation propulsion system for upcoming vehicles. Specifically, we’re talking about an all-new electric powertrain, which will...

Alfa Romeo Giulia ‘GTA’ special edition on the way, 460kW – rumour

Jan 23, 2020

Rumour has it Alfa Romeo could be planning a special edition Giulia Quadrifoglio later this year to help celebrate the brand’s 110th anniversary, with word...

Car Reviews

2020 Nissan GT-R 50th Anniversary Edition review (video)

Jan 28, 2020

This isn’t some new-kid-on-the-block showoff that has just entered the scene thinking it’s the best. The Nissan GT-R is a veteran. An expert at sports...

2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited diesel review (video)

Jan 27, 2020

Direct from the land of the great, Jeep pushes into 2020 with its paradigmatic model, the Grand Cherokee. It continues to build on the fourth-generation...

2020 Nissan 370Z 50th Anniversary Edition review (video)

Jan 23, 2020

There aren’t many iconic cars on sale anymore. Not affordable ones, anyway. Most of the cool stuff has seemingly been flushed out by new crossovers...

2020 Hyundai Veloster 2.0 MPi review (video)

Jan 16, 2020

The Veloster is not a high-volume seller for Hyundai. But the carmaker is one of only a few that at least offers something for the...

2020 Lamborghini Huracan EVO review (video)

Jan 12, 2020

This, the gorgeous new Lamborghini Huracan EVO, is pitched as a compilation of the best bits of all Huracan models since the nameplate’s initial debut...

2020 Kia Cerato review – S & Sport+ (video)

Jan 09, 2020

The Cerato is yet another success story from Kia. With 21,757 sold in Australia in 2019 according to VFACTS, up 16.8 per cent on 2018,...

Aftermarket & Motorsport

Bentley reveals special Continental GT for 2020 GP Ice Race

Jan 29, 2020

Bentley has revealed a unique version of its latest Continental GT for the 2020 GP Ice Race in Austria, taking place early next month. It...

Novitec develops N-Largo wide-body McLaren 720S Spider

Jan 14, 2020

Not satisfied with the style, speed and power of your McLaren 720S? You should probably get yourself checked out by a medical professional. Or, you...

Honda announces Civic Type R TC customer racing car

Dec 17, 2019

Honda has unveiled an awesome new customer racing version of its Civic Type R, called the Type R TC. It’s been developed by Honda Performance...

JRM Nissan GT-R GT23 unveiled as ultimate RWD track toy

Dec 14, 2019

A company in the UK called JRM is building custom, track-ready yet road-legal packages for the R35 Nissan GT-R, called the GT23. The project is...

Dahler announces potent tune for BMW X3 M

Dec 03, 2019

It was only a matter of time before tuners got their hands on the new BMW X3 M high-performance mid-size SUV. And here’s one of...

Expedition Motor completes ultra-cool Mercedes-Benz 250 GD restoration

Nov 27, 2019

How’s this for the ultimate summer explorer vehicle? It’s the latest project by Expedition Motor Company in the USA, taking a rare 1991 Mercedes-Benz 250...