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.
Autonomous cars are most popular in New York and California, and least popular in Illinois, Pennsylvania, and Texas, according to a Volvo survey. People in all states believe they should still be allowed to drive, though.
The 2017 Smart Fortwo Cabrio starts at just under $20,000. It goes on sale in the U.S. this fall, about a year after its debut at the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show. A redesigned electric Smart will arrive next.
A Tesla Model S driven by Go Puck founder Blake Fuller set a record for production-based electric vehicles at the 2016 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, covering the 12.42-mile course in under 12 minutes.
Jay Leno walked away from a rollover crash in the Hurst Hemi Under Glass Plymouth Barracuda stunt car. He was riding shotgun in the 2,500-hp Barracuda for a segment of his CNBC show, 'Jay Leno's Garage.'