Automotive News

This section of Torque News provides the latest auto news and updates from the car manufacturers. Every day number of news stories and editorials are published here that give our readers an overview of what is happening in the automotive industry. Read this section daily to find out about new cars, vehicle reviews and car pictures. Torque News is an automotive news website by Hareyan Publishing, LLC, dedicated to covering the latest news, reviews and opinions about the car industry.
GM BrightDrop EV Van

GM Commercial EV Unit Expands Lineup With New Entry, Adds Verizon As New Buyer

GM's ongoing push towards EVs is not only focused on satisfying the needs of traditional consumers, but also commercial customers looking to add zero-emissions capability to their supply fleets. GM's BrightDrop commercial division is aiming to fill the void with its lineup of cargo vans and the upstart division has not only revealed their second van model but also confirmed that Verizon will be the first buyer of the new model.
Blue Oval Tennessee Ford Investment

Ford Plans Massive Investment of $11.4 Billion In Tennessee and Kentucky EV Factories

Not long after the news about the Ford cooperation with the battery recycling company Redwood Materials, Blue Oval announced the following dramatic and disruptive EV investments. In partnership with SK Innovation, Ford revealed its intentions to invest $11.4 billion in two manufacturing sites in Tennessee and the other in Kentucky.
Tesla Cybertruck

Tesla Cybertruck: Amazing Features of its Exoskeleton

When the Tesla Cybertruck was introduced, the first thing that caused a great visual impression, and even a certain mixture of rejection and amazement, was precisely the design of the body: the straight and angular lines, the post-modernist aspect mixed with a certain touch of science fiction (Blade Runner, the iconic movie from the 80's always comes to mind), plus the aggressive and futuristic design left no one indifferent, both for and against Cybertruck.
One reason behind Toyota's oil burning problem.

Why Toyotas Burn So Much Oil and What You Can Do About It

Here’s a great discussion on exactly the reasons why modern Toyotas are so prone to becoming oil burning vehicles in spite of hearing numerous stories of 200,000+ mile Toyotas on the road. Is there a disconnect between these two facts? Find out the reasons why this happens before you decide to buy that used Toyota.
Batteries Electric Cars

Elon Musk - Batteries Are the Most Important Resource for Electric Cars

Elon Musk just stated on Twitter that batteries are just as important for future transportation as oil is for current transport. This is a profound statement and what must be realized is that the battery is the most expensive component to an electric car. And that cost is going to decline over time as the technology improves.
FSD Tesla

Elon Musk Just Explained How To Do Bug Report in Tesla

“You should be able to press mic button & say “bug report,” Elon Musk tweeted on Sunday, in response to users reporting issues with the FSD – Full Self Driving (Auto Pilot): in some cases it was about collision warnings on hilly roads (when there was actually no car in front of the driver) and in some other cases getting a ding for hard braking against the driver, when it was actually the AP (Auto Pilot) that hit the brakes.
Man ETGM Electric Truck

New MAN Long-Range Electric Trucks Could Be Perfect For Short-Range Light Freight In the US

Replacing diesel-powered trucks with electric trucks for short-range freight in the US alone could significantly cut carbon emissions and dramatically increase profitability for freight companies. German MAN works on such a truck, and it plans to release it in 2024. But only for Europe.