Cars

  • 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…

  • FC THROWBACK – CARBON FIBRE SUBARU IMPREZA

    FC THROWBACK – CARBON FIBRE SUBARU IMPREZA

    Glenn Rowswell on 7th 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 Adam Knight's Subaru Impreza from back in 2013…

  • CARBON FIBRE WIDE-BODY HONDA S2000

    CARBON FIBRE WIDE-BODY HONDA S2000

    Glenn Rowswell on 5th November 2019

    Honda S2000s are all about lightweight, NA thrills. But Supakorn Wongklahan’s savage example here takes this formula further than perhaps any other, thanks to its fully carbon wide-body and screaming all-motor powerplant…

  • FC THROWBACK – WIDE-ARCHED TUNED BMW E30

    FC THROWBACK – WIDE-ARCHED TUNED BMW E30

    Glenn Rowswell on 31st October 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 Clive King's tuned BMW E30 from back in 2012…