Cars

  • NISSAN GT-R50 BY ITALDESIGN – 7 THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW

    NISSAN GT-R50 BY ITALDESIGN – 7 THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW

    Glenn Rowswell on 6th December 2019

    Nissan has just revealed the first customer model of the Nissan GT-R50 by Italdesign will go on display at the Geneva Motor Show in March 2020, before deliveries of the limited-edition car begin in late 2020. Here's what you need to know....

  • FC THROWBACK – ROCKET BUNNY HONDA NSX

    FC THROWBACK – ROCKET BUNNY HONDA NSX

    Glenn Rowswell on 5th December 2019

    Welcome to this week’s FC Throwback, where we take a look back at some of our favourite previous feature cars. This week it’s the Six Sigma Autodesign and Autofashion Honda NSX 2015…

  • RETRO CARS THROWBACK: MODIFIED FORD CORTINA

    RETRO CARS THROWBACK: MODIFIED FORD CORTINA

    Matthew Bell on 3rd December 2019

    James Wright’s modified Ford Cortina packs a whopping 390bhp cossie engine. This isn’t quite the usual restoration project you expect to see with many a Blue Oval-badged coupe. This one certainly puts the cooooor back into Cortina. Certain cars have…

  • PBMW THROWBACK – MODIFIED BMW F80 M3

    PBMW THROWBACK – MODIFIED BMW F80 M3

    Matthew Bell on 29th November 2019

    Finished in dazzling Sakhir orange, clad in carbon fibre and boasting 575bhp, this fabulous F80 M3 is a four-door thrill. It feels, to us at least, that the F8x M3 and M4 have only been around for five minutes, though…

  • MANTHEY RACING GT2RS HOCKENHEIM LAP RECORD

    MANTHEY RACING GT2RS HOCKENHEIM LAP RECORD

    Matthew Bell on 26th November 2019

    Watch the Manthey Racing GT2RS set a new production lap record around Hockenheim GP circuit as it goes 2.4 seconds quicker than the Ferrari 488 Pista.

  • PBMW THROWBACK – SUPERCHARGED BMW E39 M5

    PBMW THROWBACK – SUPERCHARGED BMW E39 M5

    Matthew Bell on 21st November 2019

    We’ve delved into the Performance BMW archive to dig out this throwback feature on a bonkers supercharged BMW E39 M5. “Don’t judge a book by its cover” is an age-old adage instilled in us during our youth. While it is…

  • FC THROWBACK – TUNED MK2 FORD FOCUS RS

    FC THROWBACK – TUNED MK2 FORD FOCUS RS

    Glenn Rowswell on 21st November 2019

    Welcome to this week’s FC Throwback, where we take a look back at some of our favourite previous feature cars. This week it’s Dhyllan Bhadal's tuned Ford Focus RS from back in 2014…

  • 504BHP RB25-POWERED NISSAN SILVIA S15

    504BHP RB25-POWERED NISSAN SILVIA S15

    Glenn Rowswell on 19th November 2019

    Resplendent in Green Tea Metallic paint, Vince Knight’s 504bhp wide-body S15 dances elegantly across the boundary between fiction and reality…

  • FC THROWBACK – MODIFIED VW LUPO GTI

    FC THROWBACK – MODIFIED VW LUPO GTI

    Glenn Rowswell on 14th November 2019

    Welcome to this week’s FC Throwback, where we take a look back at some of our favourite previous feature cars. This week it’s Kat Giles' VW Lupo GTi from back in 2013…

  • PBMW THROWBACK – MODIFIED BMW E30 TOURING

    PBMW THROWBACK – MODIFIED BMW E30 TOURING

    Matthew Bell on 13th November 2019

    We’ve delved into the Performance BMW archive to dig out this throwback feature on a modified BMW E30 Touring from Down Under… The definition of a sleeper is generally performance related. Lots of power, not much visual impact. But I’d…

  • ROCKET BUNNY MAZDA RX-7 FD

    ROCKET BUNNY MAZDA RX-7 FD

    Glenn Rowswell on 12th November 2019

    Boasting an insane 1200whp race-spec V8 to back up its unforgettable Rocket Bunny aesthetics, Sam Morris’ SEMA-winning RX-7 is all the proof you’ll need that the guys stateside do it best…

  • PVW THROWBACK – VW GOLF 7R

    PVW THROWBACK – VW GOLF 7R

    Matthew Bell on 8th November 2019

    With a screaming 640bhp and 850nm from its Audi RS3 five-pot motor, this Golf 7R is a bit of an animal… There’s a famous scene in the film Rocky Balboa, where the veteran fighter imparts his son with some sage…