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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.
Volvo XC90

Volvo Recalls 40,000 XC90s, S60s To Repair Coolant, Suspension Issues

Volvo Cars N.A. has recalled more than 40,000 2016 XC90 crossovers and 2019 S60 to fix coolant and suspension problems. In the coolant problem, a cracked coolant pipe may leak into the catalyst heat shield, causing a fire. In the suspension problem, rear toe link nuts may not be tightened properly, resulting in handling problems.
Audi TT

Audi To Phase Out TT Coupe; Replacement Electric In The Wings

Ending the constant speculation, Audi late last week confirmed that the two-door TT lineup will be phased out next year. That was the bad news, the good news, though, was that the automaker is already planning a replacement performance electric, though, it may not have the TT's iconic shape. It could be, one rumor says, a fastback.
Chrysler Concept Cars including the 2020 Imperial and ME Four Twelve Concept Sportscar and the 2020 300

The Renault Chrysler Déja Vú All Over Again! FCA Fiat Chrysler and Renault Agree to Merge into an Electric “LeCar” Alliance!

EDIT 5/27/19- Fiat Chrysler submits formal merger proposals to both boards of directors of FCA and Renault in a 50/50 acquisition. Both companies want to consolidate. The fact is that they really can benefit from each other, so as long as it isn’t about another LeCar econobox or Alliance compact!
2019 Toyota Tundra will be redesigned to Hybrid version in 2021

Rumored 2021 Toyota Tundra Hybrid With These Updates Would Make The Redesign a Sure Hit

The Toyota Tundra has not seen a new design since 2007. Big changes are coming, possibly for 2021. Plenty of rumors are swirling, with even talk of a Hybrid Tundra version. But, what would be the best changes to make this new redesign of a Hybrid 2021 Tundra a sure winner?
Honda 2012 Crosstour

Airbag Issues Spur Honda, Acura To Recall Vehicles, Again

Honda, particularly hard-hit by its reliance on Takata as its sole airbag supplier for years, has been forced to recall vehicles again that have already by touched by the major airbag recall. The automaker has been forced to recall 19,000 vehicles that have already had their airbag inflators replaced to recall the vehicles again for new replacements.
Honda CR-V

Honda Recalls 118,598 2019 CR-Vs To Fix Airbag Deployment Problem

Honda has recalled more than 118,000 2019 CR-V models due to problems with the driver-side airbag. According to papers filed with the National HIghway Traffic Safety Administration, the routing of the airbag's wiring harness is the issue. It is routed near the steering wheel core which may have burrs or other imperfections that can cause the airbag to fire randomly potentially hurting the driver.
Audi EV cars

Audi’s EV Plans: 50% EV by 2025, Including TT A4 Possibly Even A8, 20 BEVs by 2023, Gone Might be the R8

Off to the Electric Chair! Unlike other legacy car companies with their so called 5 and 10 year plans toward electrification, this is how I know VW Group is pretty damn serious about meaning what it says about an electric future. Its lead luxury brand Audi plans on electrifying or eliminating some of its iconic signature vehicles way sooner, and in doing so, it’ll send a shakeup message to the luxury car market that electric cars are now the new marque to be judged.

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