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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In the wake of IndyCar driver Justin Wilson’s death, FIA plans closed-cockpit tests

The FIA reportedly plans to renew testing of closed cockpits for race cars next month, in response to IndyCar driver Justin Wilson's death from head injuries sustained in a recent crash.
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Audi electronics boss confirms ‘Virtual Cockpit’ display for the A3

The Audi A3 could be the next model to get the Audi 'Virtual Cockpit' display that debuted with the current-generation TT. The display combines the functions of a gauge cluster and center-stack screen.
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To make the F-Pace SUV handle properly, Jaguar rummaged through its parts bin

The Jaguar F-Pace will debut at the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show with some borrowed elements from other Jaguar models, including the F-Type. Will that makes it the sports car of SUVs?
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Honda’s 2 & 4 concept will combine elements of cars and motorcycles

Honda says its oddly-named Frankfurt Motor Show concept will combine elements of cars and motorcycles. The Japanese company's car and bike design teams worked together on the project.
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Mercedes shows off the S-Class Cabriolet’s swank interior ahead of Frankfurt

The Mercedes-Benz S-Class Cabriolet drops its top ahead of the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show, offering a peek at the interior. Expect the big convertible to have the same tech features as other S-Class models.
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Jeep Wrangler Popemobile to ferry Pope Francis on U.S. Trip

A Jeep Wrangler will reportedly be used to transport Pope Francis on his upcoming U.S. trip. a Wrangler was previously used on a visit to Ecuador, and could be the perfect vehicle for a U.S. visit.
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Will a new modular platform be the basis for nearly all future Ferraris?

Ferrari may use a new modular platform to underpin most future production models, potentially saving development costs. The Italian carmaker may also reshuffle its engine lineup to increase fuel efficiency.
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2017 Ford F-150 Raptor struts its stuff in off-road testing video

The 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor undergoes off-road testing, but still won't arrive in showrooms for roughly one year. Enthusiasts will have to deplete their stores of patience for this one.
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Nissan’s old school Xterra SUV won’t be climbing mountains anymore

The Nissan Xterra is being discontinued after 15 model years and 750,000 sales. The body-on-frame SUV withered in the face of newer crossover competition and declining interest in off-road ability.