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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Top Gear’s ‘Reasonably Priced Car’ heads for auction

Even if you're not a star, you might be able to get behind the wheel of Top Gear's "Reasonably Priced Car." The Vauxhall Astra used in the last few seasons is being auctioned off for charity in the U.K.
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Fiat may really build a 500X Abarth, but will anyone buy it?

The previously rumored Fiat 500X Abarth may soon become a reality. Fiat wants to expand the Abarth brand by adding new models, and a 500X Abarth is reportedly high on the list of candidates?
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Nissan holds off on a new GT-R

Instead of replacing the current R35 GT-R, Nissan may try to make it more luxurious. The GT-R's development boss claims a "premium" feel has always been part of the car's mission anyway.
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Acura teases a new concept while preparing to launch its NSX supercar

The Acura Precision concept will debut at the 2016 Detroit Auto Show, and order books for the 2017 NSX supercar will open the following month. The NSX will start at just over $155,000.
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Ford’s F-150 is going hybrid, but could it go diesel too?

The Ford F-150 is slated to get a hybrid powertrain, but could it get a diesel engine as well? A new report claims Ford is testing a Land Rover diesel in its bestselling pickup truck.
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VW names attorney for diesel claims program

Volkswagen has retained an attorney to deal with customer claims related to the "dieselgate" scandal. The company still hasn't announced a plan to fix the affected diesel cars, though.
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VW reshuffles management in the wake of ‘dieselgate’

Volkswagen is cutting management positions and appointing executives to replace those that resigned in the wake of the "dieselgate" scandal. But it appears no closer to fixing diesel cars in the U.S.
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Will Audi unveil a hydrogen fuel cell SUV concept in Detroit?

Audi may follow up its e-tron quattro concept with a hydrogen fuel cell variant called the h-tron quattro. This fuel cell SUV concept could debut at the 2016 Detroit Auto Show next month.
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Ford's GT supercar has a windshield made with Gorilla Glass

The Ford GT supercar features a Gorilla Glass "hybrid" windshield and engine cover, meant to save weight and lower the car's center of gravity. Ford says the windshield alone is 32 percent lighter.
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Nissan's 2016 Titan gets a 5.6-liter gasoline V8 option

The 2016 Nissan Titan may have made headlines with its 5.0-liter Cummins diesel V8, but that won't be the only engine available in this new truck. Nissan will also offer a gasoline V8 option.
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Kia will test self-driving cars on Nevada's roads

Kia's autonomous Soul EV prototypes recently received their licenses from the state of Nevada. This will allow Kia to test them on the state's roads, as the firm works to put an autonomous car on sale.
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Claws out: Jaguar joins Formula E

Jaguar will enter the Formula E electric-car race series when the third series kicks off next fall. Jag hopes to use the experience to develop technologies for future electric cars.