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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Maserati’s Levante SUV could (finally) debut at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show

The Maserati Levante SUV could finally debut at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show in March, and go on sale sometime after that, a new report says. Maserati's first SUV was originally shown as a concept in 2011.
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Scion gets a new leader as it works to return to relevance

Toyota's Scion "youth" brand is launching two new models, and now it has a new chief to go with them. Andrew Gilleland was recently named Vice President of Scion, taking over the role from Doug Murtha.
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Chevy will roll out Android Auto as a software update this spring

Chevrolet will begin offering Android Auto as a software update for certain 2016 models beginning in March. The system will launch on models equipped with 8.0-inch infotainment screens.
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Ford’s GT prepares for battle all around the world

The Ford GT will have a full racing schedule next year, competing in both the U.S.-based IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship and the international FIA World Endurance Championship.
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Humans don’t trust autonomous parking systems, study says

Autonomous parking systems can perform better than human drivers, but people still don't trust them, according to an AAA study. That may be partially because of people's inflated sense of their own abilities.
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Mazda says it is supporting a team of ‘enthusiastic’ rotary engineers

Mazda's president says the company has a team of engineers working on rotary engines, but won't explain exactly what these engines will be used for if they're ever deemed production ready.
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Bad news: Infiniti won’t build its GT-R-powered Q50 Eau Rouge after all

Infiniti's GT-R-powered Q50 Eau Rouge won't be tangling with BMW M and Mercedes-Benz AMG anytime soon. A production version of the car has reportedly been cancelled, owing to high costs.
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MyFord Mobile smartwatch app adds features for electric cars

The MyFord Mobile smartwatch app now includes some features for electric cars, including the ability to monitor charging and check available range. It can also grade drivers on their efficiency.
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Final decision on Toyota/BMW sports car expected by end of year

Toyota and BMW will decide whether to proceed on the sports car project that's part of their ongoing technology collaboration. If the project continues, it could yield new sports cars for both carmakers.