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Land-Rover-Defender-LXV-Special-Edition

Celebrating Land Rover’s 65th anniversary, the company has unveiled the special edition model of its Defender called the Defender LXV. Based on the standard Land Rover Defender Hard Top, the LXV comes in Santorini Black with contrast Corris Grey roof, grille, headlight surrounds and facia, and is equipped with a set of 16-inch Sawtooth alloy wheels. Under the hood, power comes from a 2.2-liter diesel engine (w/ a 6-speed manual transmission) that generates 122hp and 360Nm of torque. [Global Motors]

Mazda MX-5 Kuro Special Edition

by Joe on June 28, 2012

Mazda MX-5 Kuro Special Edition

Mazda will release the special edition MX-5 Kuro exclusively in the UK market. Available in Velocity Red Mica, Crystal White Pearlescent and Brilliant Black variants, the special edition roadster is powered by a choice of a 1.8 liter engine or a 2.0 liter engine. The carmaker will release a total of 600 Mazda MX-5 Kuros in the UK. The Mazda MX-5 Kuro special edition also features 17-inch alloy wheels, a sports exhaust system and heated leather seats. [egmCarTech]

Hyundai Zombie Survival Machine

by Joe on June 18, 2012 · 1 comment

Hyundai Zombie Survival Machine

Comic-Con International and Hyundai have collaborated to designed a special Hyundai Elantra Coupe in order to celebrate the 100th issue of “The Walking Dead” comic. Dubbed as the Hyundai Zombie Survival Machine, the car features a cow catcher, several lighting, a CB radio and other tools to keep its occupants survive from zombie attacks. Watch the video after the jump. More»

Volkswagen Beetle Fender Edition

by Joe on June 1, 2012 · 1 comment

Volkswagen Beetle Fender Edition

Volkswagen and Fender have introduced the special Fender Edition Beetle at the Leipzig Auto Show. The car is powered by Volkswagen’s 200-horsepower, 2.0-liter turbocharged inline-four engine. The Volkswagen Beetle Fender Edition also features the Fender audio system that consists of nine speakers, a sub-woofer and four deluxe tweeters. The Volkswagen Beetle Fender Edition will be released in the US market later this year. [Autoblog]

Renault Twingo R.S. Red Bull Racing RB7 Special Edition

Renault will release the Twingo R.S. Red Bull Racing RB7 Special Edition later this year. The car features a 1.6-liter engine that produces 133 PS (98 kW / 131 hp) and 160 Nm (118 lb-ft) of torque. The Renault Twingo R.S. Red Bull Racing RB7 Special Edition also features a black exterior with Sirius Yellow accents, a gloss black accent in the cabin, a yellow accent, a unique checkered-pattern decal and a “FIA 2011 World Champion” plaque. Too bad, there is no info on pricing at this time. [WorldCarFans]

Audi A1 2.0 T Quattro

by Isaiah on March 9, 2012

Audi-A1-2.0-T-Quattro

Audi has showcased another special edition car ‘A1 2.0 T Quattro’ at this year’s Geneva Motor Show. Limited to just 333 examples worldwide, this sports car comes in Glacier White metallic paint finish with a high-gloss black roof, and sports a four-cylinder 2.0-liter turbocharged petrol engine (w/ 6-speed manual gearbox) that outputs 265PS and 350Nm of torque. Meanwhile, top speed is rated at 245 km/h with 0-100 km/h in just 5.7 seconds. [AR]