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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Alfa Romeo announces ‘Ferrari-derived’ six-cylinder engine

"Ferrari derived" is about as good an adjective as any, and it's what Alfa Romeo is using to describe its new six-cylinder engine which, along with a new four-banger, will power the brand's expansion.
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Maybach SUV a possibility, Mercedes official says

A Maybach SUV would be the perfect rival for upcoming SUVs from Rolls-Royce and Bentley. Mercedes-Benz hasn't made a firm decision, but it is considering the possibility of a 4x4 Maybach, an official says.
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Hennessey’s tuned 2016 Cadillac CTS-V aims for 240 mph, thanks to 1,000 horsepower

The 2016 Cadillac CTS-V is about to get a monstrous upgrade at the hands of Hennessey Performance Engineering. The Texas shops aims to push one to 240 mph, employing engine upgrades that could yield 1,000 hp.
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Ram won’t build a new Dakota, but we’d prefer a Jeep pickup truck anyway

Despite a resurgence of midsize pickup trucks, Ram has no plans to reintroduce the Dakota. It claims a new model would be too expensive to incorporate the necessary fuel economy improvements.
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Watch out Germans: Jag’s F-Pace SUV could appear at the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show

The Jaguar F-Pace SUV will debut at the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show in September, a company official said in a recent interview. Jag's first-ever SUV could go on sale sometime next year.
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Mercedes-Benz to get help from Nissan on its pickup truck? – UPDATE

Mercedes-Benz is involved in a partnership, with Nissan, but that doesn't mean it will turn to the Japanese carmaker for help with its upcoming truck. Still, Nissan would be happy to work with Mercedes, its CEO says.
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Jaguar Land Rover goes all ‘Dragon’s Den’ with its ‘Innovation Incubator’ tech program

Jaguar Land Rover will launch an "Innovation Incubator" program in May to harvest ideas from tech startups to use in future infotainment systems. Companies will compete "Dragon's Den"-style for JLR's patronage.