special editions

  • 2014 Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe Waterspeed Collection

    Rolls-Royce has finally unveiled its new special edition Phantom Drophead Coupe built to commemorate 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 Rolls-Royce-powered vehicles held speed records on air, land and—thanks to Campbell’s efforts—water. ALSO SEE: Roger Roda's Wife Suing Porsche For Accident That Killed Paul Walker It was unveiled today at a private event held at the site of the original Bluebird Motor Company (now the Bluebird Restaurant) in London and will be shown...

  • BMW 7-Series Edition Exclusive
    BMW 7-Series Edition Exclusive Revealed

    BMW has just revealed a special version of its 7-Series flagship sedan that it is calling the 7-Series Edition Exclusive. The vehicle is packed with a number of unique enhancements and will be introduced in Europe this summer. It’s not yet been confirmed for local sale but if it comes expect...

  • 2015 Ford Mustang 50 Year Limited Edition Convertible
    One-Off 2015 Ford Mustang 50 Year Convertible Being Raffled For Charity

    Ford celebrated last month’s 50th anniversary of the original Mustang’s debut at the 1964 New York World's Fair by unveiling a special edition version of the latest 2015 model. Called the Mustang 50 Year Limited Edition, it will be built in a run of just 1,964 examples, all based on the...

  • 30th Anniversary BMW M5
    30th Anniversary BMW M5: Official Details On The 600-HP Super Sedan

    The BMW M5 has undergone many changes over the years, growing in both size and power. To celebrate the M5’s 30 years on the market, BMW has built a special “30 Jahre M5” edition, and it’s the most powerful production car the brand has ever offered. ALSO SEE: 2015 BMW i8...

  • 30th anniversary BMW M5 leaked (Image via Bimmerpost)
    30th Anniversary BMW M5 Leaked, 592 Horsepower Mooted

    Yesterday we brought you news that BMW was working on a special edition M5 to mark the nameplate’s 30th anniversary this year. Today, the first photos of the car and its specs have surfaced, and suggest that we’re about to see BMW’s storied M division launch its most potent M5...

  • 2014 BMW M5
    Rumored 30th Anniversary BMW M5 To Pack Around 600 Horsepower

    It’s been 30 years since the first BMW M5, the E28, was shown at an auto show in Amsterdam, and to celebrate the milestone BMW M has something special planned for this year. Though it’s yet to be confirmed, the special surprise is expected to be a new 30th anniversary M5, to be revealed...

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

    Mazda has launched a pre-order program for its 2015 MX-5 Miata 25th Anniversary Edition, which made its debut last month at the 2014 New York Auto Show. As its name suggests, the new special edition celebrates the 25 years since the launch of the original ‘NA’ MX-5 back in 1989 but it also marks the end of development of the current ‘NC’ model. That’s because an all-new ‘ND’ model is due next year, as a 2016 model, and we were treated with a look at its new SkyActiv chassis in New York as well. DON'T MISS: Cars Swallowed By Giant Sinkhole In...

  • 2015 Jaguar XK Final Fifty edition
    Jaguar XK Bows Out Of The Market With 'Final Fifty' Edition

    Last month we heard that Jaguar’s XK would be dropped from the market as early as this summer, due to arrival of the sportier F-Type on the scene. At the 2014 New York Auto Show last week, Jaguar confirmed the news and revealed a special edition model to help send the XK off into the sunset...

  • Rolls-Royce Bespoke Pinnacle Travel Phantom
    Rolls-Royce Bespoke Pinnacle Travel Phantom To Debut At Beijing Auto Show

    Rolls-Royce Bespoke will unveil its latest customized creation at the 2014 Beijing Auto Show. The British luxury automaker's specialty division is known for building custom versions of the company's already-exclusive products, and this latest debut will certainly stand out. Like previous Bespoke...

  • 2015 Aston Martin Vantage GT, 2014 New York Auto Show
    Aston Martin Launches Special Edition Vantage And DB9 At 2014 New York Auto Show: Live Photos

    Aston Martin has launched two new special editions at the 2014 New York Auto Show this week, but the cars aren’t completely new as we saw them a month ago at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show. They’re now being shown in their U.S. specification, and the good news is that we have the...

  • 2015 Mazda MX-5 Miata 25th Anniversary Edition, 2014 New York Auto Show
    2015 Mazda MX-5 Miata 25th Anniversary Edition Debuts In New York: Live Photos

    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...

  • 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

    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 chapter in its muscle car’s legend but the automaker also has a whole list of other celebrations planned including the recreation of a 1964 stunt where a Mustang was taken to the roof of the Empire State Building. Only 1,964 examples of the 2015 Ford Mustang 50 Year Limited Edition will be...

  • 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
    McLaren To Cease 12C Production, Plans Special Upgrades As Send-Off

    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...

  • 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

    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 Rolls-Royce-powered vehicles held speed records on air, land and--thanks to Campbell’s efforts--water. Rolls-Royce isn’t showing us the car just yet, but the automaker did invite Campbell’s grandson (Donald) and great grandson (Joe) down to its headquarters in the U.K. to give it their...

  • 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 V8 Vantage N430 Debuts At Geneva Motor Show: Live Photos And Video

    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...

  • 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...

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