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.
Tesla FSD Beta

Elon Musk Clarifies Current FSD Is ‘Not Great' Comment Saying It’s Amazing Just Not By Tesla’s Standards

Elon Musk clarifies his earlier comments suggesting current FSD Beta is "not great". And says compared to any of the competition, the current FSD Beta is still amazing, it just falls short by Tesla's lofty standards.

User Interface Upgrades May Only Go So Far On Older Tesla Models

The news broke earlier that Tesla is working with a video game engineer in order to help upgrade the user interfaces on its older cars. This is a great development, but these upgrades can have their limits. Luckily, Tesla vehicles have always had a large screen in the middle which could make upgrading an older car’s software easier.
Many flood damaged cars wind up in the used car market.

How To Spot A Used Car Being Flipped After a Hurricane

With the hurricane season approaching, we can likely expect to see a surge in used cars that have been swamped in storm water and then flipped after the flood for resale. Here’s some good advice from Consumer Reports automotive experts who explain what you need to look for in order to spot a used car carrying hidden problems from flood damage.
Tesla’s Installed Production Capacity Reaches 1.3 Million Vehicles A Year Based On New Giga Shanghai Milestone

Tesla’s Installed Production Capacity Reaches 1.3 Million Vehicles A Year Based On New Giga Shanghai Milestone

According to reports coming out of China, Tesla's Model Y Production at Giga Shanghai has reached over 1000 vehicles a day. Added all together, this gives Tesla a run rate of over 1.3 million vehicles a year.
Land Rover fire hazard recall

When Smelling Gasoline Around Your Car is an Immediate Problem

Have you smelled gasoline around your car, or perhaps noticed---but ignored---a small fluid stain in your driveway? If so, then you will want to hear about the latest recall alert to SUV owners about a potential gasoline leak and what you can do to avoid a dangerous driving condition that could easily end in flames. Plus, a true story about a vehicle fire that I caused!