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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Hyundai won’t build a sports car, but it wants to get into the performance game

Hyundai says it won't build a dedicated sports car, but it's considering performance versions of its existing models that would take inspiration from the brand's World Rally Championship cars.
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Next Nissan GT-R will be a ‘2+2 hybrid,’ development chief says

There have been plenty of rumors that the next-generation Nissan GT-R will be a hybrid, but this latest tidbit comes from one of the company's top executives. That new GT-R won't appear until 2018, though.
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Don’t believe Dodge’s Charger Hellcat can go 204 mph? Watch it here

Dodge says the 2015 Charger SRT Hellcat can go 204 mph, and the car delivers. What does a 707-hp sedan look like hurtling along at the double century? Watch this video to find out.
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The Focus RS is almost here, but will Ford build a Fiesta RS, too?

The long awaited Ford Focus RS is almost here, but what about a Fiesta RS? Ford already has the Focus and Fiesta ST set, but could it do the same thing with the higher-performance RS models?
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Peugeot Citroen Hybrid Air powertrain nixed

The PSA Peugeot Citroen Hybrid Air powertrain won't be used in production cars as planned. It couldn't find a partner to help should the costs of putting this novel system into production.
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McLaren 675LT supercar to debut at 2015 Geneva Motor Show

The McLaren 675LT is a new derivative of the 650S inspired by the 1997 McLaren F1 GTR "Longtail" racer. It will debut at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show in March, alongside the P1 GTR track car.
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Electric all-wheel drive planned for future Cadillac models?

Electric all-wheel drive could be added to future General Motors performance models, including Cadillac V cars and the Chevy Camaro. The idea is to improve performance without sacrificing fuel economy.
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Top Gear hosts Clarkson, Hammond, and May set to sign new three-year contract

Top Gear hosts Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond, and James May are set to sign new contracts after a string of bad publicity last year, mostly centered on the famously-verbose Clarkson.