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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2017 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 will have 650hp, according to leaked order guide

The 2017 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 will have 650 horsepower and 650 pound-feet of torque, according to a leaked order guide. That matches the output of Chevy's Corvette Z06, which uses the same engine as the ZL1.
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Mercedes-Benz's new augmented reality app will aid first responders

The Mercedes-Benz Rescue Assist app uses augmented reality to let first responders see inside vehicles and plot the best way to rescue occupants. 3D models of vehicles show things like fuel lines and high-voltage wiring.
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Lotus’ Elise Race 250 is one seriously focused track machine

The Lotus Elise Race 250 is a version of the Lotus Elise roadster built specifically for racing. It's got a supercharged engine, a serious aerodynamic package, and a full cage, but no headlights.
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All 2017 Ford models are getting Apple CarPlay and Android Auto

Ford is expanding availability of its Sync 3 infotainment system to all 2017 models, and with it Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Both smartphone features are now available across Ford's lineup.
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Volkswagen will continue to sell diesels, but not in large numbers

Volkswagen will not stop selling diesel cars in the U.S., but it won't sell nearly as many of them as it did before the "Dieselgate" emissions scandal. That's largely due to tougher regulations, VW's U.S. CEO said.
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Elon Musk’s second master plan for Tesla is even more ambitious

Tesla's second "master plan" is even more ambitious than its first. CEO Elon Musk's plans include an electric pickup truck, and autonomous bus, and a fleet of autonomous cars used for ride sharing.
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Kia offers Apple CarPlay and Android Auto for cars new and old

Kia is offering Apple CarPlay and Android Auto in a software update for several cars spanning model years 2014 through 2017. Owners can go online for instructions on how to install the update.
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Niche meets fish: There is now a Bentley specifically designed for fly fishing

The Bentley Bentayga Fly Fishing by Mulliner is a special edition of Bentley's new SUV built to do one thing. But will owners actually take it fishing, and risk getting the handcrafted interior dirty?