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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Will we see the next Audi A4 at the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show this fall?

The next Audi A4 will debut this September at the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show, the company's technical chief says. Early reports suggest it will feature a lighter chassis, electric all-wheel drive system, and more.
Cars

BMW is working with Toyota on the next Z4, but it’s in no hurry

BMW is developing a new Z4 as part of its collaboration with Toyota, but the company is apparently in no hurry to put it on sale. A BMW official says the next Z4 may not arrive until the end of the decade.
Cars

Subaru builds 15 millionth boxer engine

It may not have the most power or the greatest number of cylinders, but Subaru has been making boxer engines for 49 years, and recently passed the 15 million-engine mark. Here's to 15 million more.
Cars

That’s not gone well: ‘Top Gear’ host Jeremy Clarkson suspended, program on hiatus – UPDATE

Months after receiving his final warning from the network, Jeremy Clarkson was suspended by the BBC after a "fracas" with a producer. Top Gear won't air this week while the matter is investigated.
Cars

McLaren Sports Series will come in a wide variety of styles

There isn't much doubt that when the McLaren Sports Series debuts at the 2015 New York Auto Show, you'll want one. The question is, which one? McLaren reportedly has many variants in mind.
Cars

Audi’s 2016 Q7 e-tron plug-in hybrid may to ship to US with gasoline power

The 2016 Audi Q7 e-tron plug-in hybrid SUV will be sold in the U.S. with a gasoline engine, rather than the diesel shown so far, a new report says. No word yet on how this will affect power or performance.
Apple

Apple CarPlay coming to 40 different models this year

Apple CarPlay will be available on 40 different car models this year, the company said at its Apple Spring Forward event. It claims every major carmaker has signed on to offer the system.
Cars

Patience is a virtue: Next Land Rover Defender may not arrive until 2018

Despite recent reports that a new Defender is right around the corner, Land Rover fans may have to wait until 2018 for the next iteration of this legendary 4x4. That new version will reportedly be more civilized than ever.
Cars

Rolls-Royce Phantom joins Abu Dhabi Police

A Rolls-Royce Phantom is the first exotic police car in the Abu Dhabi Police fleet, which is apparently trying to mimic nearby Dubai. At least perps will be comfortable in the back.
Cars

Ford GT could be priced at a Lambo-like $400,000

If you want a new Ford GT, you'd better be prepared to spend upwards of $400,000. Ford says its new supercar will cost as much as a Lamborghini Aventador. Hopefully it will deliver performance to match.
Cars

Age-old rivalry shifts to electric cars as Ford plans a Chevy Bolt rival

Ford and Chevrolet have been rivals from the start, and they may soon go head to head in the realm of electric cars. Dearborn is reportedly mulling a rival to the 200-mile Chevy Bolt.