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Zac Estrada

Verified
Southern California
Transportation Reporter — The Verge
Covers:  business, technology, social media, automotive, social entrepreneurship, automotive industry news, classic cars, auto shows, new car news

Transportation Reporter at The @Verge. Tips and Saab auction listings go to: zac.estrada@theverge.com

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Biography

I'm a writer covering lots of automotive and transportation news, as well as some politics, government and technology stories here and there. My work has appeared on Carscoops, CarsDirect, Carfax, as well as Boston.com, Edmunds, BostInno and Pacific Standard.

Previously, I was a writer for Gawke...

What was your first job as a journalist?

First non-school job: Intern at the Santa Barbara Independent. First post-college job? Digital Content Producer at Ventura County Star

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Electric? Yes.

How is social media changing news?

It's breaking news as it happens and allowing people to share information more quickly and more broadly than before.