Jeep Turns 75 And Offers Up Anniversary Models To Celebrate

Jeeps first started slinging mud around back in 1941. The original Willys were created to assist the war effort and the Government or General Purpose vehicles were nicknamed GPs. That name transformed into Jeep, and 75 years later the brand remains beloved by its loyal fans. To celebrate its diamond anniversary, Jeep is offering up a special 75th… High Gear Media Network Feed

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Kawasaki Motors Corporation Commemorates 50th Anniversary in the U.S. With New North American HQ

Kawasaki Motors Corporation Commemorates 50th Anniversary in the U.S. With New North American HQ

From a Kawasaki press release: Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A. today announced the location of its new North American corporate headquarters at 26972 Burbank, Foothill Ranch, California, 92610. Kawasaki has been in Orange County, California since 1969 and is reaffirming its commitment to the community by signing a 15-year lease on a 200,000 square-foot facility just four miles from its current Irvine location. 2016 will be Kawasaki’s 50th anniversary in the U.S. and the move to its…

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McLaren Marks 50th Anniversary Of Inaugural Can-Am Season With Special 650S

McLaren Marks 50th Anniversary Of Inaugural Can-Am Season With Special 650S

It was in 1966 that the inaugural season of the Canadian-American Challenge Cup was run, and one of the most successful manufacturers in the series was McLaren thanks to cars like the M1A and M1B plus drivers such as Bruce McLaren and Chris Amon. To celebrate next year’s 50th anniversary of the start of the series, McLaren has created a… High Gear Media Network Feed

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Close Look At Shelby’s 50th Anniversary Daytona Coupe: Video

Close Look At Shelby’s 50th Anniversary Daytona Coupe: Video

The 50th Anniversary Daytona Coupes Shelby American debuted at last month’s Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance pay tribute to the legendary models which won the FIA World Sportscar Championship in 1965. And while they certainly won’t approach the stratospheric prices—the last of which sold for a whopping $ 7.25 million—commanded for the… High Gear Media Network Feed

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2016 Chrysler 300 Gets 90th Anniversary Edition

2016 Chrysler 300 Gets 90th Anniversary Edition

In 2015, Chrysler turns 90 years old. For perspective, that means when the marque released its first car in 1925, now-standard components like air cleaners and oil filters were high-tech innovations. Needless to say, current models are a little more sophisticated. To celebrate the milestone, the company is offering a 90th anniversary option… High Gear Media Network Feed

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Suzuki Ecstar MotoGP Team 30th Anniversary Livery Unveiling + Video

Suzuki Ecstar MotoGP Team 30th Anniversary Livery Unveiling + Video

Suzuki Motor Corporation today launched a new video from the Sachsenring MotoGP race in Germany, where Team Suzuki Ecstar celebrated the 30th anniversary of the GSX-R range with an iconic livery for its GSX-RR race machines. Both GSX-RRs, ridden by Maverick Vinales and Aleix Espargaro, sported a blue and white paint scheme, similar to the one seen on GSX-Rs in the 1980s. You know, the ones ridden by none other than Kevin Schwantz, who was…

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Shelby Announces 50th Anniversary Daytona Coupe

Shelby Announces 50th Anniversary Daytona Coupe

The original Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe is the stuff of legend. Just six of them were built between 1964 and 1965, and in ’65 the car helped secure the Constructors’ title in the FIA World Sportscar Championship, making Shelby the first American constructor to win a title on the international scene. The originals are among the most… High Gear Media Network Feed

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Suzuki Reveals 30th Anniversary GSX-R Livery

Suzuki Reveals 30th Anniversary GSX-R Livery

Suzuki revealed a new special edition livery for the GSX-R1000 to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Gixxer. The limited edition paint scheme is a throwback to the colors of the original 1985 GSX-R750 that first established the brand’s legacy. The animated gif below illustrates the similarities between the original GSX-R750 and the anniversary-edition GSX-R1000. Suzuki says the special edition livery will be available soon in dealerships worldwide, though no specific timelines or prices were…

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