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.

2014 BMW 328d Rated as the Most Efficient Non-Hybrid Luxury Car in America

The fuel economy figures for the 2014 BMW 328d range and in rear drive sedan form, the diesel powered 3 Series is the most fuel efficient non-hybrid luxury car sold in America while also being one of the most fuel efficient cars in any vehicle class – with only the market’s top hybrid models besting the diesel BMW in MPGs.
The Ford Focus ST and Ford Fiesta ST at Ken Block's HQ

Ford Focus ST and Fiesta ST Buyers to Get Free Performance Driver's Training

Ford Motor Company announced today that buyers of the sporty Focus ST and Fiesta ST will be able to attend the Octane Academy high performance driving school at Miller Motorsports Park where they will receive complementary driving instruction – giving owners a chance to unlock the full potential of their hot Ford hatchback in a safe setting under the watchful eyes of professional instructors.
Stephan Verdier's Subaru

Millen, Verdier and Hyundai to Make Global RallyCross Return at X Games LA

Rhys Millen and Stephan Verdier had the rug ripped out from under their Global RallyCross careers last season when Hyundai announced that they were pulling out of all North American motorsports but both drivers will make their GRC return this weekend at the LA X Games – with Verdier driving a privately owned and sponsored Subaru WRX while Millen will bring out the same Hyundai Veloster race cars that he used in 2012.
2014 Chevrolet Corvette

First Real World Quarter Mile, 0-60 for the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Announced

While General Motors has hinted as to what we can expect in terms of the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray quarter mile and 0-60 times, the folks at Motor Trend have published the first full batch of real world performance numbers for the C7 Corvette with a stunning 12.2 quarter mile and a 0-60 time under 4 seconds in a recent video.

2014 Ram 1500 Hemi with 8-Speed Trans is the Most Efficient V8 Truck in America

The official fuel economy figures for the 2014 Ram 1500 have hit the internet and thanks to the new 8-speed automatic transmission, the half ton Ram pickup has the most efficient V6 and V8 options in the modern truck segment – while also posting very similar fuel economy figures and more power than Ford’s EcoBoost V6.