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Porsche celebrates brand’s design for 70th anniversary

Porsche is celebrating its 70th anniversary in 2018 with "the porsche effect". The porsche effect is a museum exhibit of more than 50 rare sports cars from around the world.The exhibit will explore the history and significance of the brand's design. TEXT: Porsche is celebrating its 70th anniversary in 2018 with "the porsche effect" The porsche effect is a museum exhibit of more than 50 rare sports cars from around the world The exhibit will explore the history and significance of the brand's

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Jeep builds WWII-themed Wrangler concept for 75th birthday [UPDATE]

Rugged concept highlights Jeep’s legendary history.

Jeep celebrates its birthday with a concept based off of its most iconic model.

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Happy 40th birthday, Honda Accord!

You're not looking too bad for middle age.

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Celebrate the Chevy Camaro's birthday by looking at its history

A remarkably classy affair for a car that's had its share of ups and downs.

The Chevy Camaro 50th Anniversary Edition is a remarkably classy affair for a car that has had its fair share of ups and downs.

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It's been 70 years since VW started building the Beetle

Happy birthday, Beetle! This week marks 70 years since Volkswagen first started producing the Bug at its Wolfsburg plant after the end of World War II.

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Range Rover drives across paper bridge to mark 45th birthday

Land Rover celebrates the Range Rover's 45th anniversary this year. To honor of the event, the British automaker commissioned a bridge made out of tightly packed sheets of paper in China and drove the luxury SUV across it.

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Yamaha celebrates 60th with throwback motorcycle livery [w/video]

Yamaha is offering the special commemorative livery in yellow and black on select models to celebrate its 60th anniversary.

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Alpine celebrating 60th anniversary at Goodwood

Renault's resurgent Alpine sports car brand will mark its 60th anniversary with a display of classics in the Moving Motor Show at Goodwood next month ahead of this year's Festival of Speed.

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Toyota Crown celebrates 60 years

The Crown was Toyota's first export to the US, to Europe and to Africa, and this year the company's oldest nameplate marks its 60th anniversary.

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Shelby celebrates with Cobra 427 50th Anniversary special edition

Shelby American harks back 50 years to the good old days of American road racing with a throwback continuation of the original Cobra 427, offered with a big price tag but no engine.

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Maserati marks centenary with 50,000th unit at Grugliasco

Maserati is celebrating its centenary this year, but if that wasn't enough of a milestone, the Trident marque has reached another, completing its 50,000th unit at its plant in Grugliasco.

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Volvo PV444 turns 70

Volvo has made all manner of vehicles over the course of its long history, including coupes, convertibles, hatchbacks, sedans, wagons and SUVs. But the vehicle that started it all was the PV444.

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Bentley marks 95th anniversary with special Mulsanne

The top end of the new car market seldom seems to need much justification for rolling out a new special edition – other than bringing in a few extra bucks and making its customers feel extra special in the process. Bentley, for its part, is celebrating its 95th anniversary this year, and to mark the occasion has released a special edition of its top-of-the-line Mulsanne saloon.

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BMW celebrates 30 years of M5 with 600-hp super sedan

It's been 30 years since BMW rolled out the first M5, and while displacement and cylinder count may have fluctuated over those past three decades, output has only increased. The first-generation E28 M5 packed a 3.5-liter inline-six with 252 horsepower and 243 lb-ft of torque. The second-gen E34 model that followed added an extra 100 cc (and later 200 more) to produce 310 hp and 266 lb-ft. The E39 followed

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Petersen Museum celebrates 50 years of Ford Mustang with special exhibit

If you're a pony-car enthusiast, this is your year. Not only has Ford introduced an all-new Mustang, but it's also the 50th anniversary of the original. Celebrations and commemorations have been scheduled throughout the year, and not the least of them is the latest exhibit at the Petersen Automotive Museum in Los Angeles.

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Mopar celebrates 50 years of the 426 Hemi

Think of Chrysler performance and the names Mopar and Hemi are bound to come to mind. Chrysler and its Mopar performance parts division first introduced the original Hemi (so named for its hemispherical combustion chambers) back in 1951, celebrating its 60th anniversary in 2011. But it was thirteen years later – 50 years ago – that the Pe

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Dodge shows can-do attitude with grand Can'avan sculpture

There are lots of ways to celebrate an important birthday, and all of them are well deserved. You can throw a big party, buy yourself something nice, or – if you're the altruistic type – do something for others in need. The latter is how Chrysler has opted to mark the 30th anniversary of its Dodge Grand Caravan and

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Happy 60th to the VW Karmann Ghia

Volkswagen's product portfolio may be as extensive these days as any other carmaker in the business. But if you still think of the original Beetle as synonymous with the brand, that's probably because a) you're old and b) the Beetle was the company's only product until the mid-50s.

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Land Rover Defender LXV special edition celebrates 65 years of going anywhere

Land Rover held a 65th birthday party for itself at Packington Estate, on the grounds where its contributions to the world of off-roading were tested from the very first model in 1948 all the way through the 1970s. If you weren't there, you missed getting a piece of the birthday cake delivered by a Lynx military helicopter, but you can still get a piece of the anniversary action in the Land Rover LXV Defender SE - LXV being the ancient Roman way

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Check out 90 years of BMW Motorrad in 90 seconds

After ninety years in business and first-to-market motorcycle innovations like the one-piece 'tunnel' crankcase, hydraulically dampened front forks and full fairings, as well as that trademark boxer engine, BMW Motorrad is celebrating its nonagenarian status with a video: You can follow the ride on BMW motorcycles from 1923 to now in just 90 seconds.

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