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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Road trip: Delphi’s autonomous Audi SQ5 will drive from San Francisco to New York

Automotive supplier Delphi will send a prototype self-driving car on a cross-country road trip from San Francisco to New York, covering over 3,000 miles with limited human intervention.
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Kia’s next Optima will have style, but will it have substance?

The next-generation Kia Optima will appear in production-ready guise at the 2015 New York Auto Show April 1. Expect it to take styling cues from Kia's sleek Geneva Motor Show Sportspace concept.
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Elon Musk thinks driving could become illegal

Elon Musk believes the enhanced safety of self-driving cars could lead to an outright ban on human drivers, although he doesn't necessarily want that to happen. Neither do we, for that matter.
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2016 Jaguar XF set for 2015 New York Auto Show reveal

The world will get its first glimpse at the 2016 Jaguar XF when it dangles above London on a high wire. A more normal unveiling at the 2015 New York Auto Show will follow for Jag's updated midsize sedan.
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2016 Cadillac CT6 cuts weight with aluminum-intensive chassis

Unlike your grandmother's Eldorado, the 2016 Cadillac CT6 has a chassis that's 64 percent aluminum and augmented with high strength steel to keep the car light, and as quiets as a bank vault.
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2016 Chevrolet Camaro coming May 16

The 2016 Chevrolet Camaro will be unveiled in Detroit May 16. The new car is expected to take the fight to Ford and Dodge with a lighter chassis, sleeker styling, and updated engines.
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Tesla’s Model S P85D proves it’s quick on ice by racing a snowmobile

A Tesla Model S P85D puts its all-wheel drive traction to the test in a race against a snowmobile on a frozen lake, proving this 691-hp electric sedan may just be the perfect winter car.
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GM plays it cool, says it has no plans for a Ford Raptor rival

The 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor's challenge will go unanswered by rival General Motors, at least for the time being. Chevrolet and GMC have no plans for a rival to Ford's latest off-road monster.
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Rolls-Royce SUV will use aluminum-intensive, bespoke platform

The Rolls-Royce SUV will feature lots of aluminum construction, and won't share its platform with anything from BMW, the company's CEO says. The vehicle's styling apparently hasn't been finalized, though.