Stephen Edelstein graduated from Clark University in 2011 with an M.A. in American History. He was the Editor in Chief of Clark's student newspaper, The Scarlet. Stephen enjoys all things historical, science-fictional, and transportation-related.
The Audi R8 e-tron electric car is dead. After a drawn-out development process, Audi built less than 100 copies of this electric version of the R8 supercar. Audi's next electric car will be an SUV launching in 2018.
You can always count on Swiss firm Rinspeed to come up with something different. Debuting at CES 2017, its Oasis concept is a self-driving runabout designed to be shared by commuters and pizza delivery people alike.
Faraday Future debuted its race-ready Formula E car ahead of the season opener in Hong Kong. But while Faraday is eager to discuss its Formula E plans, the startup is still mum on details of its production electric car.
Mercedes-Benz has taken an option to join the Formula E electric-car racing series in 2018. It joins several other manufacturers, including Audi, Jaguar, and BMW, racing in or planning to enter the series.