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Mazda MX-5 celebrates 20th Anniversary this week

Just a few weeks ago the first photos of the upcoming U.S. version of the 2009 Mazda MX-5 facelift broke cover ahead of its impending Chicago Auto Show debut. The reveal of the car in the U.S. is timely, since this week in 1989 saw the unveiling of the very first Miata at the very same auto show... read more

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Mercedes releases two special-edition ML63 AMG SUVs

In a sort of counter-stroke to the modified vehicle extravaganza that is the SEMA show, Mercedes has announced two special editions of its ML63 AMG SUV. The 10th Anniversary... read more November 6, 2008 by

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Lamborghini may launch special edition model to mark 45th anniversary

Tomorrow will mark the 45th anniversary of Lamborghini's first foray into the automotive world, the 350GTV. Speculation over exactly how the company will celebrate the... read more October 29, 2008 by

Subaru launches 20th Anniversary edition of the Impreza WRX STI

Subaru launches 20th Anniversary edition of the Impreza WRX STI

It's hard to believe the Subaru Impreza WRX STI has been around in some form or another for 20 years already, but a special edition commemorating that fact was released today... read more October 23, 2008 by

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Morgan Announces Centenary Celebrations For 2009

Small-scale British sports car manufacturer Morgan will celebrate its centenary next year with a number of planned events, such as hill runs and concerts, to be held during... read more October 20, 2008 by

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Wiesmann releasing 20th Anniversary special edition version of MF3, MF4 and MF5

Niche German sports car manufacturer, Wiesmann. is celebrating its 20th birthday this year, and to mark the anniversary the Dülmen based manufacturer is releasing special... read more October 7, 2008 by

Honda's 60th Anniversary

Honda quietly entered its 60th year of business this week

Known not just for its strong automotive business, but for its engine, aviation, robotics and motorcycle arms as well, Honda entered its 60th year as a corporation this week... read more September 26, 2008 by

Ferrari 365 GB/4 Daytona turns 40

Ferrari 365 GB/4 Daytona turns 40

While the original 1966 Ferrari 365 was a beautiful car, it was the more-focused 1968 365 GTB/4 that garnered most of the attention. This was mostly because of its hard-edged... read more April 7, 2008 by

50th anniversary of the Wankel rotary engine

50th Anniversary Of The Wankel Rotary Engine

Back in 1957, German engineer Felix Wankel displayed a prototype for a new internal combustion engine that used spinning rotors instead of reciprocating pistons to complete... read more March 13, 2007 by

Zagato rebuilds 1930's Lancia Aprilla Sport from photos

Zagato Rebuilds 1930s Lancia Aprilla Sport From Photos

To celebrate the centenary of Lancia and the long standing affiliation between the marque and the Milanese coachbuilder for its Sport versions, Andrea Zagato decided to... read more December 4, 2006 by

VW launches the Golf GTI Edition 30

VW Launches The Golf GTI Edition 30

It’s hard to believe, but the famous GTI hot hatch has made it into 30 years of production after the release of the original 1976 version. To mark the occasion... read more October 27, 2006 by

Happy Birthday! SLK turns 10

Happy Birthday! Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class Turns 10

It was exactly ten years ago that the Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class made its debut in the showrooms. When it was launched in 1996, the SLK was a new market segment for Mercedes... read more September 15, 2006 by


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