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2013 BMW ActiveHybrid 3 M Sport review (video)

May 13, 2013

The 2013 BMW ActiveHybrid 3 is a lot more exciting than the name suggests. Aside from the M3, it’s the most powerful and the quickest accelerating 3 Series ever made. It’s also the only hybrid...

2013 Audi A6 TDI Biturbo review – quick spin (video)

May 02, 2013

Allow us to introduce you to the quickest diesel vehicle currently on sale in Australia, and, as far as we’re aware, the quickest production diesel sedan ever made; the 2013 Audi A6 TDI Biturbo. It...

2013 Audi S7 review – quick spin

Apr 15, 2013

Utterly gorgeous to look at with a breathtaking twin-turbo V8 soundtrack. The 2013 Audi S7 is one desirable machine. It’s a pity it’s a limited edition only. PerformanceDrive was recently invited to sample some of...

2013 Jaguar XJ Supersport review

Apr 06, 2013

Whether you like to drive or to be driven, if you require paramount levels of automotive class and speed, the 2013 Jaguar XJ Supersport is an ideal candidate. It offers a huge blend of performance...

2014 Holden Cruze review – Australian launch

Mar 08, 2013

Holden is looking to really shake up the very popular small hatch and sedan segment this year, and the new Australian-developed 2014 Holden Cruze is the piece of artillery selected to do just that. With...

2013 BMW 650i Gran Coupe review (video)

Mar 01, 2013

Welcome to the 2013 BMW 650i Gran Coupe – perhaps one of the sexiest BMWs currently on sale. It blends a beautiful elegant design with lots of the company’s latest cutting-edge technologies, propelled by a...

2013 Holden Volt review

Feb 28, 2013

The 2013 Holden Volt proves it is completely possible to have a car that’s environmentally friendly, luxurious, and fun to drive. And all without using a single drop of petrol. 2013 HOLDEN VOLT – PROS...

2012 FPV GT RSPEC review (video)

Feb 26, 2013

The 2012 FPV GT RSPEC is the most powerful car ever made in Australia. With 335kW and 570Nm available, launch control, serious suspension tweaks, and wider rear rubber, you just know this thing means business....

2013 Volkswagen CC 125TDI review (video)

Jan 24, 2013

The 2013 Volkswagen CC is the most prestigious VW you can buy in Australia at the moment, aside from the Touareg SUV. This means it’s filled with all of the company’s latest cutting-edge technologies and...

2012 Ford Falcon XR6 MKII review (video)

Jan 22, 2013

The 2012 Ford Falcon XR6 gets a midlife facelift, but is the improvement only skin deep? We jump into the XR6 MKII with all the options ticked to find out. 2012 FORD FALCON XR6 MKII...

2012 FPV GT-P MKII review (video)

Jan 16, 2013

Meet one of FPV’s hottest rides, the 2012 FPV GT-P MKII. It comes with a tyre-smoking 335kW supercharged V8 that is definitely not for the fainthearted. The only thing that stands between the GT-P and...

2013 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution X review (video)

Dec 13, 2012

You’re either a Subaru WRX fan or a Mitsubishi Evo fan, there’s little in between. Let’s go over the bar-bones 2013 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution X five-speed manual to see how things shape up in the...