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 makes a (brief) appearance in new teaser video 1:22

Aston Martin teases the new DB11 sports car in a quick video, but mostly strives to remind fans of the car's impressive pedigree. The DB11 will be the first clean-sheet Aston design in about a decade.
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GM takes a step toward hybrid trucks with 2016 Chevy Silverado and GMC Sierra eAssist

General Motors is once again sticking its toe into the hybrid-truck waters. It's adding an eAssist mild-hybrid system to the 2016 Chevy Silverado and GMC Sierra, but only for a limited release in California.
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GM’s camera rearview mirror is ok, Federal regulators say

General Motors' camera rearview mirror has been approved by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, clearing the way for the gadget to go on sale with the 2016 Cadillac CT6.
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Jeremy Clarkson settles racial discrimination claim, apologizes

Jeremy Clarkon apologized to the Top Gear producer he punched last year before being dismissed from the show, and has reportedly settled a racial discrimination claim made by that producer, Oisin Tymon.
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End of the line for Rolls' Phantom Coupe and Drophead Coupe

Rolls-Royce is discontinuing its biggest coupe and convertible. The Phantom Coupe and Drophead Coupe won't return when the Phantom gets a redesign in the near future, the carmaker said.
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Volvo adds Spotify to new models

Volvo will add Spotify to the XC90 crossover, as well as the upcoming S90 sedan and V90 station wagon. The streaming service may become available in other Volvo models further down the line.
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EPA may ask VW to build more electric cars

Volkswagen may be required to build more electric cars under an EPA mandate, according to a new report from a German newspaper. Would that be suitable penance for its diesel cheating?
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Koch Brothers plan multimillion-dollar campaign against electric cars

The Koch Brothers are reportedly planning a lobbying effort that will spend $10 million a year to campaign against electric cars. It's expected to target the subsidies that have helped boost electric car sales.
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Ford says its computer-controlled shocks help fight pothole damage

The 2017 Fusion V6 Sport has computer-controlled shocks that Ford claims can limit damage from potholes. They automatically adjust to limit the severity of impacts, the carmaker says.