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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Citing potential job losses, automakers lobby Trump for emissions rule changes

A letter signed by executives from major automakers asked President Donald Trump to review an Obama administration decision locking in EPA emissions rules through 2025, claiming strict rules will risk jobs.
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Spark’s sleek new electric race car proves Formula E isn’t a flash in the pan

Formula E will switch to a new car design for the 2018-19 season, and it will look a lot like this Spark SRT05e concept car. The new electric racer will also have more range than current versions.
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Dodge's legendary Viper is now officially sold out

The Dodge Viper is officially sold out, and production will end August 31. Dodge announced plans to kill the Viper last year, and has received a massive influx of orders since then.
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Toyota’s 2018 Tundra and Sequoia gain TRD Sport upgrades, new safety tech

The 2018 Toyota Tundra and Sequoia gain new TRD Sport packages, updated exterior styling, and the Toyota Safety Sense suite of driver aids. Will that be enough for them to compete in their segment?
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Dodge marks Mopar parts brand’s 80th year with special-edition Challenger

Debuting at the 2017 Chicago Auto Show, the Mopar '17 Dodge Challenger is the latest Mopar-edition Fiat Chrysler model, commemorating 80 years of the automaker's Mopar performance and accessories brand.
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Can a new cab layout make Nissan’s 2017 Titan King Cab the king of trucks?

The 2017 Nissan Titan King Cab debuted at the 2017 Chicago Auto Show as the third cab option for Nissan's full-size pickup truck. The King Cab model joins a growing array of Titan variants.
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Here’s how Bugatti builds its 1,500-horsepower, 261-mile-per-hour Chiron

The Bugatti factory in Molsheim, France, is gearing up to build the automaker's new Chiron supercar. Find out what it takes to build this 1,500-horsepower, 261-mph object of desire.
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Ram goes copper crazy with its latest special-edition pickup truck

The 2017 Ram 1500 Copper Sport is a special edition of the Ram 1500 full-size pickup truck debuting at the 2017 Chicago Auto Show. Its copper exterior should really make it stand out from the crowd.
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Blackout: Ram 2500 and 3500 Night editions debut at the Chicago Auto Show

Ram is adding a new Night trim package for its 2500 and 3500 Heavy Duty pickup trucks. Both Night models debut this week at the 2017 Chicago Auto Show, and production will start this month.
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Ford will return to Le Mans, but can it repeat last year’s performance?

Ford will return to the 24 Hours of Le Mans this year, once again fielding four cars and aiming to defend last year's GTE Pro class win, which came on the 50th anniversary of Ford's first Le Mans win.
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Fiat Chrysler invites high school students to design a Dodge for 2047

FCA is launching its fifth "Drive for Design" contest, which invites high school students to design Dodge cars for 30 years in the future. The first prize may allow one lucky student to start a career in automotive design.