Stephen Edelstein

Stephen Edelstein

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.
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Aston Martin's DB11 Volante convertible will arrive in 2018

The Aston Martin DB11 Volante convertible will go on sale in spring 2018. But Aston Martin is offering an early peek at the new drop top and its revised styling well in advance of the launch.
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GM commits to 100-percent renewable energy by 2050

General Motors plans to generate or source all of its electricity from renewable sources by 2050. That means all 350 GM facilities worldwide will use renewable energy by that time.
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Welsh hydrogen fuel-cell car startup Riversimple fueled by additional grant money

Riversimple was awarded two grants that will help continue development of its Rasa hydrogen fuel-cell car. One covers fuel-cell powertrain components, the other a new lightweight material called "bio carbon fiber."
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Mitsubishi's GT-PHEV 'ground tourer' is ready for Paris

The Mitsubishi GT-PHEV concept is a plug-in hybrid SUV concept that will debut at the 2016 Paris Motor Show later this month. It previews a possible large, upscale SUV from the Japanese carmaker.
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Chevy's 2017 Bolt EV beats Tesla to the punch with 238-mile range

The 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV will fulfill General Motors' promise of a mainstream 200-mile electric car, and then some. GM says the Bolt EV will gave a range of 238 miles, along with a previously confirmed base price of $37,500.
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McLaren finds unlikely source of inspiration for future wheel designs

McLaren may take inspiration from tree-root systems for its future wheel designs, design boss Frank Stephenson said in a recent interview, because it could allow wheels to be lighter.
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Volvo will take the wraps off its V90 Cross Country wagon this month

The Volvo V90 Cross Country will be unveiled later this month, about 20 years after the unveiling of the Swedish carmaker's first Cross Country wagon. Volvo has used the Cross Country brand to combat rising SUV sales.
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Dodge’s rumored Durango SRT could make school runs a lot more fun

A Dodge Durango SRT could arrive for the 2017 model year, packing the 6.4-liter Hemi V8 from the Challenger, Charger, and Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT. It probably won't get the more powerful Hellcat engine, though.
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Formula One reportedly sold to U.S. investor group for $8.5 billion

Formula One will be sold by current owner CVC to U.S.-based investor group Liberty Media, multiple reports say. The regime change could bring a greater focus on promoting F1 in the United States