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1921 Aston Martin A3 prototype and 2014 Aston Martin Vanquish

Aston Martin Announces 2013 Centenary Celebrations

Next year marks several important anniversaries, one of which is the centenary of storied British sports car manufacturer Aston Martin. Yes, it was in 1913 that British entrepreneurs and avid racing fans Lionel Martin and Robert Bamford first decided to join forces and build their own car. They... read more

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2013 Porsche 911 Carrera 4S Cabriolet

Porsche Will Mark 911’s 50th Anniversary With Special Model

Next year Porsche celebrates the 50th anniversary of its iconic 911, and to mark the occasion the sports car manufacturer is readying something special. It was at the 1963... read more November 5, 2012 by


 
Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3 45th Anniversary race car

Mercedes SLS AMG GT3 45th Anniversary Edition Track Video

With only five examples in existence, this is probably the only way you’ll get to see the Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3 45th Anniversary race car in action. This latest... read more October 23, 2012 by


 
Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3 45th Anniversary race car

Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3 45th Anniversary Edition Debuts

This year is AMG’s 45th and the official tuner to Mercedes-Benz isn't letting it go by without a celebration or two. We’ve already seen the company unveil a 45th... read more October 8, 2012 by


 
2013 BMW 760Li

BMW Celebrates 25 Years Of V-12s With Special Edition 760Li

It was 25 years ago that BMW launched its first production V-12 engine, with the unit, code-named the M70, debuting in the E32 7-Series flagship sedan. BMW engineers joined... read more September 8, 2012 by


 
Lamborghini 50th Anniversary logo

Lamborghini Reveals 50th Anniversary Plans At Pebble Beach

Lamborghini stayed true to its promise to divulge its 50th anniversary plans during this past weekend’s 2012 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, and while there was... read more August 20, 2012 by


 
2013 Aston Martin DB9 spy shots

Aston Martin Celebrating Centenary In 2013 With New Model

Next year marks the 100th anniversary of when British entrepreneurs and avid racing fans Lionel Martin and Robert Bamford decided to build their own car. The two were already... read more May 2, 2012 by


 
Morgan's 4/4 75th Anniversary Edition.

Morgan's 4/4 Turns 75, Celebrates With Special Edition

If we asked you to name the oldest sports car in production that still resembled its original ancestor, which car would you pick? The Chevrolet Corvette is out, since the... read more December 30, 2011 by


 
Chevy 100: An American Story, directed by Roger Sherman. Image: GM Corp.

Chevy Turns 100 Today, And Here's How It's Celebrating: Video

One hundred years ago today, the Chevrolet brand was created. Founded by an aspiring auto racer who trained himself in mechanical engineering, the Chevrolet brand now sells... read more November 3, 2011 by


 
Irv Gordon's 2.9 million mile Volvo P1800

3 Million Miles By 2013? Volvo P1800 Still Breaking Records

Modern cars can do over 100,000 miles without pausing for breath. If you really pile on the miles, you might have 200,000 or even 300,000 miles on the clock. If the car Gods... read more June 16, 2011 by


 
Skoda Octavia vRS Bonneville record car

Heard The One About The... 200mph, 600bhp Bonneville Skoda?

Whilst Skodas have never been sold in the United States, gearheads probably know a little about the Czech Republic-based subsiduary of the Volkswagen Audi Group and some of... read more June 9, 2011 by


 
Mercedes-Benz 60th Anniversary Unimog Concept

Mercedes-Benz Unimog Concept: 60 Years, Inspired By Frogs

If you were to set out to design a vehicle, you might not choose a frog as your source of inspiration. Sure, we've heard of the old Austin-Healey "Frogeye" Sprite from the... read more June 7, 2011 by


 
2011 Radical SR3 RS Limited

Radical Celebrates SR3's 10th Anniversary With Special RS Limited Model

Low-volume British automaker Radical Sportscars is known for its potent track machines, such as the SR8 roadster, which can lap the Nurburgring in under seven minutes... read more April 14, 2011 by


 
Rolls-Rocye celebrates 100th anniversary of the Spirit of Ecstasy

Rolls-Royce Celebrates 100th Anniversary Of Spirit Of Ecstasy

You know that gorgeous winged woman pinned to the hood of every Rolls-Royce? She's turning 100 this year, and her company threw her a 100-car birthday bash in London this... read more February 7, 2011 by


 
Replica of the Benz Patent Motorwagen

Daimler Celebrates 125th Anniversary Of The Automobile

Exactly 125 years ago to the day, Carl Benz first registered his “vehicle with gas-engine drive” under patent number 37435 with the Berlin Patent Office, forever... read more January 29, 2011 by


 
Jaguar E-Type

Jaguar Celebrating 50 Years Of Iconic E-Type

This year marks the 50th anniversary of one of the most famous and desirable cars in automotive history--the Jaguar E-Type. For many, Jaguar's E-Type epitomized the perfect... read more January 24, 2011 by


 
 

 
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