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.
Ford F-150 Lightning

Ford Has Cold Weather Performance Advice For F-150 Lightning Owners

Now that the weather has turned markedly colder with snow on the ground in many places, it's time to visit a place many automakers won't want you to see, cold weather performance. No matter who makes the vehicles (Ford, Tesla, or Kia, for example), cold saps battery strength. It is estimated that you lose half the charge capability between 40 and 0 degrees Fahrenheit and it just goes down from there.

Tesla shows off the Design Of A Hyperloop Pod That Can Travel 700 mph It Has Been Working On

At Tesla's showing at the Peterson Automotive Museum, among other items, the EV maker has also brought a scaled-down version of a Hyperloop pod that the company has been working on. A Hyperloop is a new form of transportation Elon Musk has invented and is expected to travel at speeds as high as 700 mph.
Does Expensive High Mileage Motor Oil Make a Difference?

High Mileage Motor Oil Put to the Test. Is Your Car’s Engine Ready for Winter?

Does high mileage motor oil really make a difference compared to regular motor oil? Is it safe for your car’s engine? Will your 75,000 mile-plus car benefit from switching to a high mileage motor oil this winter? That and more when high mileage motor oils are put to the test using Mobil 1 and SuperTech oil brands.
Kia’s 5 J.D. Power winning models: Soul, Rio, K5, Sportage and Telluride

Kia Wins The Most 2023 J.D. Power Residual Value Model Awards

Once again, Kia has managed to rake in the accolades from J.D. Power. Specifically, Kia has won 5 model awards for ALG Residual Value, which are <em>the automotive industry standard in recognizing vehicle models projected to hold the highest percentage of their manufacturer’s suggested retail price following a three-year period of ownership.</em>
Tesla Semi

Tesla’s Head Of IR Says He “Didn’t Believe It's Possible To Make a 500-mile Truck” Days Ahead Of Deliveries

5 years after the unveiling, Tesla is set to begin delivering the company's all-electric class 8 truck on December first. However, only days out until the start of deliveries, Tesla's head of Investor Relations, Martin Veicha says he "didn't believe it's possible to make a 500 mile, fully loaded Class 8 truck."
Tesla Cybertruck

Video Of A New Tesla Cybertruck Prototype Surfaces With Final Tweaks Ahead Of Production

Since its unveiling back in 2019, Tesla has made several changes to the Cybertruck design. And today, thanks to a video of a new Cybertruck prototype that surfaced online, we can see all the final changes Tesla has made to the Cybertruck before the start of production.
Consumer Reports Picks of Most Reliable Sedans

Consumer Reports Recommends These Cars as the Most Reliable New Midsized Sedans

Here are the latest recommendations from Consumer Reports analysts for car shoppers looking for reasonably priced sedans that not only rate among the best when it comes to fuel efficiency but are also rated very reliable in comparison to many other sedans that do not always prove to be as reliable.