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.

Video: BMW M3 GTS vs Porsche 911 GT3 RS on Fifth Gear

Jul 19, 2011

Who wouldn’t want to see a BMW M3 GTS vs Porsche 911 GT3 RS battle? Well, Tiff and his pals from Fifth Gear are up to their usual tricks as they push both these hero...

Peter Brock’s FX Holden race car sells for $320,000

Jul 18, 2011

Peter Brock’s last ever Holden race car, his FX Holden, has just been sold by Shannons at the Australian International Motor Show for $320,000. This particular FX Holden race car was especially built for Peter...

Haynes Red Bull Racing F1 Car Workshop Manual

Jul 14, 2011

When we came across this Haynes Red Bull Racing F1 Car Manual, our first thoughts were, ‘let’s sell it to Ferrari for millions!’, then we realised the team probably already has a copy. Ever wanted...

Porsche Design Shisha: what the?

Jul 13, 2011

The newly released Porsche Design Shisha is here. If you’re unfamiliar with the ‘shisha’, it’s commonly used in the Middle East as a smoking apparatus for flavoured tobacco. People from around the world use it...

Ferrari 458 Italian Stallion by Wheelsandmore

Jul 13, 2011

Here we have the latest offering from German tuners Wheelsandmore, it’s called the Ferrari 458 Italian Stallion. And it ain’t no show pony. Don’t get to thinking this is just another aesthetics-driven makeover, nope, this Ferrari...

Kicherer Mercedes-Benz CLS Edition Black

Jul 13, 2011

This Kicherer Mercedes-Benz CLS Edition Black takes on one of the latest Euro trends. Once upon a time you wouldn’t be caught dead driving a car wearing matte black paint. Now it’s the norm on...

Advice: Buying the perfect performance car

Jul 09, 2011

So you’re in the market for a performance car, but you don’t know what to buy? Before you go and make a rash decision at ‘Joe’s Super Best Buys’, there are some things you’ll need...

Audi Quattro Concept production could get green light

Jul 07, 2011

The Audi Quattro Concept is one stunning piece of work. If you’ve never dreamed about owning an original Audi Quattro, you’ve never dreamed. It’s a car that sounds like no other, coming to fame screaming...

Five awesome performance car YouTube videos

Jul 06, 2011

Here at PerformanceDrive, when we’re not reporting on the performance car world, driving, or straining the octane booster from our blood, we spend our relaxation time watching car-related videos. There’s nothing better than sitting down...

2012 Mercedes-Benz C 63 AMG Coupe for Australian launch in September

Jul 04, 2011

With a long line of AMG coupes before it, the Mercedes-Benz C 63 AMG Coupe will be an exciting new arrival. Given the sedans hero status amongst car fanatics, we’re sure it’ll be a hit...

2011 Renault Megane R.S. 250 Cup Trophee review

Jul 04, 2011

In Australia, we often miss out on some very cool European performance cars, however, one that’s been a regular here in Oz over the last 10 or so years has been the Renualt Megane, first...

Swift S Concept revealed at 2011 Melbourne Motor Show

Jul 03, 2011

The new Suzuki Swift S Concept has been unveiled at the 2011 Australian International Motor Show in Melbourne. The Swift S Concept is powered by a 1.6 litre VVT engine, with the body sitting considerably...