special editions

  • 2015 Mazda MX-5 Miata 25th Anniversary Edition, 2014 New York Auto Show

    Mazda will launch a new generation of its MX-5 Miata next year but to see off the current version, as well as celebrate the nameplate’s 25th anniversary this year, the Japanese automaker has launched a new special edition. The car is based on the current, third-generation MX-5 and is called the MX-5 Miata 25th Anniversary Edition. It makes its world debut today at the 2014 New York Auto Show and will be going on sale this spring as a 2015 model. Only 100 examples are earmarked for the U.S. so spotting one in the wild won’t be easy. You’ll be able to recognize the car by its...

  • 2014 Scion FR-S Release Series 1.0, 2014 New York Auto Show
    2014 Scion FR-S Release Series 1.0 Debuts In New York: Live Photos

    Scion has revealed a special edition FR-S at today’s 2014 New York Auto Show. The car is called the Scion FR-S Release Series 1.0 and it will be built in a limited run of just 1,500 examples. ALSO SEE: 2015 Ford Mustang 50 Year Limited Edition Debuts At 2014 New York Auto Show The FR-S...

  • 2015 Ford Mustang 50 Year Limited Edition, 2014 New York Auto Show
    2015 Ford Mustang 50 Year Limited Edition Debuts At 2014 New York Auto Show

    Ford’s new 2015 Mustang 50 Year Limited Edition may not be listed as a 2014.5 model, but it comes exactly 50 years after the original pony car was revealed at New York World's Fair back in 1964. This time Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] is using the 2014 New York Auto Show to present the latest...

  • 2014 SRT Viper Time Attack Anodized Carbon Special Edition Package
    SRT Viper TA Gets Anodized Carbon Special Edition Treatment: Live From New York

    Late last year, SRT rolled out a special edition version of its Viper called the Anodized Carbon Special Edition Package. Based on the Viper GTS, the special edition featured a unique metallic matte exterior along with a number of premium features in the cabin, and only 50 examples were slated to...

  • Bugatti Legend ‘Black Bess’ Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse
    Bugatti Rolls Out Fifth Legend Veyron Ahead Of Beijing Auto Show

    The penultimate edition in a series of six special edition Bugatti Veyrons honoring the most important people and cars that have shaped Bugatti’s history has been revealed ahead of a scheduled debut at the 2014 Beijing Auto Show on April 20. Part of the Les Légendes de Bugatti (Bugatti...

  • 2014 BMW 7-Series Horse Edition
    BMW Bringing 7-Series Horse Edition To 2014 Beijing Auto Show

    On the Chinese calendar, 2014 marks the arrival of the year of the horse, and to celebrate BMW has built a limited edition 7-Series that it will present for the first time at next week’s Beijing Auto Show. Called the 7-Series Horse Edition, the latest special edition is based on the...

  • The 2013 McLaren MP4-12C

    Apparently, reports of the McLaren MP4-12C supercar's death have not been greatly exaggerated. The British automaker was reportedly planning to halt 12C production to meet demand for the new 650S--essentially an upgraded and restyled 12C. Now, it appears the 650S will completely replace its predecessor. In a letter to a customer posted on the McLaren Life forum, McLaren Automotive CEO Mike Flewitt said the company would put the 12C out to pasture, in light of the success of the 650S. MUST SEE: Your Grandma Isn't This Cool: Video Flewitt said McLaren already has a six-month backlog of 650S...

  • Mopar ’14 Challenger, 2013 SEMA
    Mopar ’14 Challenger Sells Out In 24 Hours

    Dodge unveiled a special model at last year’s SEMA show, the Mopar ’14 Challenger, the latest in a long line of Mopar-enhanced models that started in 2010 with the original Mopar '10 Challenger. Well, the latest one has proven so popular that all 100 examples destined for production...

  • 2014 Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe Waterspeed Collection
    Rolls-Royce Readies Its Phantom Drophead Coupe Waterspeed Collection

    Later this year, Rolls-Royce will unveil a new special edition Phantom Drophead Coupe that will be built in a run of 35 vehicles and commemorates the triumph of Sir Malcolm Campbell in his Rolls-Royce-powered Bluebird K3 boat in setting the world waterspeed record back in 1937, a time when...

  • 2014 Cadillac ATS Crimson Sport
    Cadillac Launches 2014 ATS Crimson Sport Special Edition

    Cadillac is offering buyers in the small luxury segment more reasons to opt for its award-winning ATS sedan with the launch of a new special edition dubbed the ATS Crimson Sport. The special edition sedan will be produced during the spring of 2014 only, and comes exclusively in a seductive Crimson...

  • Panoz Esperante Spyder 25th Anniversary Edition
    Panoz Announces 25th Anniversary Esperante Spyder

    To celebrate its 25th birthday, American sports carmaker Panoz is launching a special 25h Anniversary Edition Esperante Spyder, with a host of unique features to differentiate it from regular Spyders. Panoz might have fallen from public view when its Le Mans program ended, but the firm still hosts...

  • Bugatti Legend ‘Rembrandt Bugatti’ Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse
    Bugatti’s Latest Legend Edition Veyron Honors Bugatti Founder’s Brother Rembrandt

    The fourth in a series of six special edition Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse supercars has been revealed today at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show. The series is called the Les Légendes de Bugatti (Bugatti Legends) and marks the approaching end of production of the Veyron supercar by honouring...

  • 2015 Aston Martin V8 Vantage N430

    Aston Martin is about to launch a new special edition based on its V8 Vantage, which is being shown for the first time at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show today. The new special edition is the V8 Vantage N430, which builds on the heritage of Aston’s successful line of N-badged cars that commemorate the marque’s performance in various races held over the years at the Nürburgring. The first of these special editions was 2007’s V8 Vantage N400. This was followed in 2010 with the V8 Vantage N420. Now, in 2014, Aston Martin is launching the V8 Vantage N430. The N-badged cars are...

  • Land Rover Defender Black Pack and Silver Pack
    Land Rover Defender Black & Silver Specials Set For Geneva Motor Show

    Most cars have a lifecycle of six to eight years, with a facelift half way through the model cycle helping keep them fresh in the face of new competition. Some, however, soldier on for decades with minimal changes. One of those is Land Rover's iconic Defender SUV, deemed so fit for purpose by its...

  • 2015 Aston Martin DB9 Carbon Black
    Aston Martin DB9 Gets New Carbon Special Editions: Video

    In addition to its new V8 Vantage N430, Aston Martin will be showing off a pair of DB9 special editions at the upcoming 2014 Geneva Motor Show. The latest special editions revive Aston Martin’s ‘Carbon’ theme, which was last used on the DB9 back in 2010, prior to the car’s...

  • 2014 Audi RS 4 Avant Nogaro selection
    Audi Marks 20th Anniversary Of The RS 2 With New RS 4 Avant Nogaro

    It was 20 years ago that Audi’s first RS model hit the scene, the legendary RS 2 Avant. The car was a high-performance version of Audi’s 80 Avant wagon, the predecessor to the A4 Avant, and it would set the tone for a string of new RS models to be launched over the next two...

  • 2014 Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe Bespoke Waterspeed Collection
    Rolls-Royce Previews New Bespoke Phantom Drophead Coupe Collection

    Rolls-Royce has released the first details on its latest special edition developed by its in-house personalization department Rolls-Royce Bespoke. The new special edition is the Phantom Drophead Coupe Bespoke Waterspeed Collection, of which just 35 examples will be built. MUST SEE: Mercedes-Benz...

  • 2014 Chrysler 300C John Varvatos Limited Edition
    Chrysler 300C John Varvatos Limited Edition Returns For 2014

    Chrysler’s 300C sedan enhanced by American fashion designer John Varvatos is back for the 2014 model year, and is available for the first time with all-wheel drive. The first 300C John Varvatos Limited Edition was launched for 2013 and proved such a hit that Chrysler is offering it once...

  • 2014 Jeep Altitude special editions

    As most SUVs have grown a little softer in their styling over the years--a little less aggressive and confrontational, perhaps--Jeep still caters to the old-school with its seven-bar grilles and chunky off-road looks. With the new Altitude special editions, available on the 2014 Jeep Cherokee, Grand Cherokee and Wrangler, you get even more attitude. Jeep has applied a "blacked out" look to each vehicle, dispensing with any hint of chrome or shiny trim, instead coating minor exterior and interior trim pieces in matte and gloss black finishes. The Altitude name resurrects a name chosen for...

  • 2014 Dodge Dart SXT Blacktop
    2014 Dodge Dart Blacktop Debuts Ahead Of Detroit Auto Show

    Chrysler decided to reveal the 2014 Dodge Dart Blacktop ahead of its official Detroit Auto Show debut. Based on the mid-level Dart SXT with Rallye Appearance Group, the Blacktop is the latest of Dodge's special-edition models featuring unique exterior and interior trim from the dark side. DON'T...

  • 2015 Audi A8 L W12 Exclusive Concept
    2015 Audi A8 L W12 Exclusive Concept: New Photos

    Following the success of its previous Exclusive Concept based on the A8 L W12 luxury sedan, Audi recently rolled out a new version based on its updated 2015 A8. Audi Exclusive is the personalization service for the brand with the four rings, offering customers of its cars upgrades such as special...

  • 2014 Volkswagen Touareg X
    Upmarket Volkswagen Touareg X Special Edition Lands In U.S.

    The Volkswagen Touareg SUV has been in production for more than 10 years now, and to celebrate the German automaker launched a special edition ‘Touareg X’ at the Paris Auto Show last year. This special edition Touareg X has finally landed in the U.S., and is priced from $56,170. Only...

  • 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Premiere Edition Convertible
    First Corvette Stingray Special Edition Is The New Premiere Edition Convertible

    To mark the sales launch of its 2014 Corvette Stingray Convertible and get the holiday season going, Chevrolet is launching a new special edition. The new special edition is called the “Corvette Stingray Premiere Edition Convertible” and it will be produced in a limited run of just 550...

  • 2014 BMW X6 M Design Edition
    BMW X6 M Design Edition Limited To Just 100 Units

    A new generation of the BMW X6 crossover is just around the corner, and that means the current model is now in run out mode. To help keep those final units moving, BMW is launching a new special edition based on the sportier X6 M. MUST READ: Man Buys Nissan 370Z Using Proceeds From Sale Of Own...

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