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.
Tesla says it is now producing cars at the rate of around 2,000 per week, and hopes to bump that up to 2,400 cars per week by the end of the year. It will need that pace to meet CEO Elon Musk's ambitious goal of 500,000 cars per week by…
Faraday Future is partnering with Formula E team Dragon Racing. The Chinese-backed carmaker will provide both sponsorship dollars and technology, including components that will be used on production cars.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is urging owners of certain 2001-2003 Honda and Acura models to stop driving their cars immediately, because of particularly dangerous Takata airbag inflators.
Autonomous cars are most popular in New York and California, and least popular in Illinois, Pennsylvania, and Texas, according to a Volvo survey. People in all states believe they should still be allowed to drive, though.
The 2017 Smart Fortwo Cabrio starts at just under $20,000. It goes on sale in the U.S. this fall, about a year after its debut at the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show. A redesigned electric Smart will arrive next.
A Tesla Model S driven by Go Puck founder Blake Fuller set a record for production-based electric vehicles at the 2016 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, covering the 12.42-mile course in under 12 minutes.