All posts by Josh Bennis

Josh is one of the original co-founders of PerformanceDrive. His expertise is car culture and aftermarket performance. He was the editor at Hot4s Magazine, and has since worked at Fast Fours, Zoom, and as a journalist at The Project Group.

2015 Nissan Micra on sale from $13,490, new look front

Apr 14, 2015

Nissan has just announced pricing for the “new-look” 2015 Micra, which will be available through dealerships at the end of the month. The fresh-faced model sports Nissan’s ‘V-Motion’ front grille, as well as a new...

2015 Nissan Pulsar Series II on sale from $19,990, SSS sedan added

Apr 14, 2015

Later this month Nissan will launch the Pulsar SSS sedan as part of its new 2015 model year Series II range, which sees a variant level shakeup, new standard features, price cuts, and added safety....

Shell and Gordon Murray to co-develop new city car

Apr 14, 2015

Oil company Shell and Gordon Murray, the man famous for co-designing the McLaren F1, are set to collaborate to build and design a new concept city car. Called ‘Project M’, the car will be powered...

Audi TT RS tuning kit by Mcchip-dkr boosts power to 348KW

Apr 11, 2015

Want more power from your Audi TT RS? We’ve got good news for you. Mcchip-dkr has come up with a tuning kit that boosts power and torque to a tasty new level. In factory specification the...

Robert De Niro set to play Enzo Ferrari in biopic

Apr 11, 2015

American Actor Robert De Niro has confirmed he’s set to portray Enzo Ferrari in an upcoming biopic. The film will reportedly be based on Enzo’s Ferrari 80 autobiography, and will focus on his life from the...

2015 Hyundai i30 Series II on sale from $20,990; new look, more features

Apr 10, 2015

Hyundai has updated the popular i30 by giving it a fresh look, adding more features, and shaking up the model names. The diesel option also welcomes a new seven-speed dual-clutch transmission, as well as an...

Daimler confirms Nissan involvement with new Mercedes pickup

Apr 08, 2015

After some speculation, Daimler and Renault-Nissan have finally confirmed the upcoming Mercedes-Benz pickup/ute will share some of its architecture with the 2016 Nissan Navara NP300. Daimler says the one-ton ute will “meet the specific needs...

Video: Ferrari shows how it came up with the FXX K design

Apr 07, 2015

When Ferrari launched the LaFerrari, fans of the prancing horse brand rejoiced that there was a machine that could take it to the McLaren P1 and Porsche 918 Spyder. A clip has been released showing...

Wald International develops sharp cosmetic kit for Lexus NX

Apr 07, 2015

Renowned Lexus tuner Wald International has come up with a styling program for the new Lexus NX, giving the already sharp SUV a more unique look. Starting from the front, Wald has added a new...

Pogea Racing develops insane Abarth 500 tuning kit

Apr 04, 2015

If you own an Abarth 500 and are thirsty for more grunt, then you’ll be happy to know Pogea Racing has come up with a very serious performance program for it. Already a potent hatch...

2016 Nissan Maxima makes its official debut at New York show

Apr 03, 2015

Nissan has unveiled the 2016 Maxima luxury sedan at the New York Auto Show. The fresh design showcases an upmarket appearance that’s made up by a “totally redesigned” body. Nissan says the new Maxima has...

2016 Chevrolet Spark unveiled, will become Holden Barina Spark

Apr 03, 2015

The all-new 2016 Chevrolet Spark has been revealed simultaneously at both the 2015 Seoul Motor Show and the New York International Auto Show, following the teaser preview last month. It gives us a glimpse of...