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.

Ferrari 458 Spider to be unveiled at 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show

Aug 09, 2011

Ferrari is set to unveil the Ferrari 458 Spider at the 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show next month, around one month before the new 458 drop-top is expected to hit showrooms in Europe. If the latest...

Lamborghini to unveil ‘super sports car’ at 2011 Frankfurt Motorshow

Aug 04, 2011

Italian supercar maker, Lamborghini, has sent out an invitation this week saying “Lamboghini. Racing towards Frankfurt,” and “Discover a new Lamborghini super sports car at the next Frankfurt Motorshow”. It doesn’t take a genius to...

2011 Ford FPV GS Ute review

Jul 30, 2011

The new 315kW 2011 Ford FPV GS Ute is about as tough as they come. And like the previous model, you can thank the Americans for the engine… but this time around you can thank...

Cosa Design Lamborghini Gallardo

Jul 29, 2011

The Cosa Design Lamborghini Gallardo is for people who dare to be different. While it might not be to everyone’s taste, you can’t argue that it certainly adds an entire new level of phatness to...

Ferrari offers free seven-year servicing on selected 2012 models

Jul 29, 2011

Ferrari North America are offering new customers a free seven-year scheduled maintenance program exclusive only to the 2012 Ferrari California, 458 Italia and new all-wheel drive FF. Who doesn’t like something for free? A first...

US drivers ditch V8 for four-cylinder efficiency

Jul 27, 2011

It appears the home of the brave and the land of the free is fed up with putting their hands in their pockets to power big V8 engines. Yes, US consumers are finally giving up...

Mazda old-school car collection and parts up for sale

Jul 26, 2011

Now this is what you call a cool find. We’re not sure how this collection of Mazda cars and bits came about, whether it’d all been locked away for a period of time, or if...

Porsche Design compass-in-a-watch

Jul 26, 2011

So, if you thought the Porsche Design Shisha was quirky, well, check out this Porsche Design compass-in-a-watch. While it’s not the greatest, or first of its kind, how many people do you know with a...

Video: Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG burnout

Jul 21, 2011

All of us at some stage have thought about what it’d be like to throw some doughnuts in a Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG. Equipped with the naturally-aspirated AMG 6.2-litre V8 producing 420kW and 650Nm, it’s certainly...

2012 BMW M5 to feature in Forza Motorsport 4

Jul 20, 2011

Strap yourself in BMW fans and computer nerds, the 2012 BMW M5 will be featured in the upcoming XBOX game, Forza Motorsport 4. Expected to land in Oz sometime in 2012 (the real BMW M5...

Video: Vaughn Gittin Jr in epic V8 Formula Drift Mustang

Jul 20, 2011

If Ken Block and his four-cylinder shenanigans don’t do it for you, then this Formula Drift Mustang video should certainly hit the spot. Formula Drift Mustang Driver, Vaughn Gittin Jr. is no stranger to sideways...

Video: Porsche 961 driven at 2011 Goodwood Festival of Speed

Jul 20, 2011

Here’s a cool video we found of evo ‘s Roger Green giving a one-off Porsche 961 some stick at the prestigious 2011 Goodwood Festival of Speed Hillclimb. The Porsche 961 was based around the 959,...