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.

Renault joins premiere Formula E Championship all-electric racing series, could be a contender

Renault will bring its Formula One racing and EV building experience to Formula E, a zero-emission alternative to F1.

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North Carolina may ban Tesla’s direct-to-customer sales scheme

Tesla Motors sells its cars directly to customers, and North Carolina is the latest of many states to take issue with that.

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Porsche juices up the 918 Spyder to 887hp to take on Ferrari LaFerrari, McLaren P1 super-hybrids

Porsche is giving its plug-in hybrid 918 Spyder a power boost, which should make it even more of a threat to the hybrid supercars from Ferrari and McLaren.

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2014 Cadillac XTS gets out of the slow lane with 410 hp, twin-turbocharged V6

The Cadillac XTS was never meant to be a performance car, but who doesn't want more power?

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Tesla to introduce swappable battery packs and service stations for the Model S?

A more modular battery pack would allow Tesla to quickly change dead batteries for live ones, and easily replace defective packs.

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Could Chinese-made BYD e6 EV be America’s next green taxi?

BYD stands for "Build Your Dreams," which is fitting enough. Its plans to sell electric taxis and buses in the United States are pretty far out.

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Lateral thinking: BMW M5 sets Guinness World Record for longest sustained drift

An M5 drifted the equivalent of 51.278 miles around a circular skidpad at BMW's Performance Center in South Carolina.

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Bologna Airport won’t have any delays with this Lamborghini Aventador on aircraft taxi duty

A Lamborghini Aventador will guide planes to their gates at the Bologna Airport as part of the company's 50th anniversary celebration.

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2014 Acura ILX gets a sophomore year tech upgrade, still needs help

The 2014 Acura ILX will get a few new additions to its options list after just one year on the market.

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Acura choses Ohio production site for its NSX hybrid supercar

The revived NSX will get its own factory in the Buckeye State, close to several other Honda facilities.

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Another new Porsche 911 is on the way, this time it’s the 552 hp GT2

With so many 911 variants already in showrooms, even one with over 500 hp may have trouble standing out.

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No ordinary Camry: 1967 Toyota 2000GT sells for $1.16 million at auction

Toyota's first performance car, the 2000GT was just as unbelievable in 1967 as the Lexus LFA is today.

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Cisco study: Many car buyers and owners will trade away really personal data to save money, avoid salespeople

Buying a car tends to rank pretty low on people's lists of favorite experiences, but can tech improve it?

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Relive racing glory with the Bentley Continental and Mulsanne Le Mans Limited Editions

The Le Mans Limited Edition models acknowledge Bentley's six victories at the storied French endurance race.

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With R18-inspired A1 hatchback, Audi tries to connect the two extremes of its lineup

An Audi A1 with a new appearance package will pay tribute to the German brand's all-conquering R18 Le Mans prototype.

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