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.
SRI EV1 electric Baja

First off-road, all-electric race car to challenge Baja

The NORRA Mexican 1000 competition has become one of the most contested of the Baja Penninsula races, with stars like Parnelli Jones, James Garner and screen and race legend Steve McQueen participating in its history. Now it makes history again with the first EV to challenge the four-day General Tire Mexican 1000 rally.
The Shinola Mustang watch

New 50th anniversary Ford Mustang watch is made in Detroit

The newest piece of the Ford Mustang 50th anniversary celebration was introduced today in the form of the limited edition Shinola premium wristwatch – sporting both the running pony Mustang logo and the special 50th anniversary logo that will adorn all of the uniquely designed items being offered to celebrate the mighty Mustang’s 50th birthday.
Liam Doran's Citroen 2012 GRC car

Liam Doran jumps to MINI for the rest of the 2013 Global RallyCross season

British racer Liam Doran is well known for his black Monster Energy sponsored Citroen race cars but after a Global RallyCross season opener in Brazil where Doran crashed during both his heat race and the last chance qualifier – Doran has announced that he will spend the rest of the 2013 GRC schedule behind the wheel of a new MINI rallycross car.
Fiat Viaggio

Dodge Dart turned Fiat Viaggio hatchback could be the Chrysler 100

In some non-US markets, the Dodge Dart is sold as the Fiat Viaggio and reports indicate that there could soon be a Chinese-built hatchback version of the Viaggio sold overseas – leading us to wonder if this Viaggio hatchback could lead to the rumored Chrysler 100 hatchback while also introducing the North American market to Chinese-built Chrysler Group vehicles.
The Carfax Fox

Carfax being sued for $50mil by dealerships looking to screw consumers

A group of roughly 120 automotive dealerships around the country have jointly filed a suit against Carfax, alleging that the used car information company supports anti-competitive practices while also violating antitrust laws but the real motive in this lawsuit has more to do with Carfax forcing dealerships to be honest about their products.