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.
The 2012 Audi R8 GT Spyder limited edition.  Photo courtesy of Audi.

Audi announces pricing for the 2012 R8 GT Spyder limited edition

The beautifully bodacious, drop dead gorgeous, hand-built Audi R8 GT Spyder limited edition will be restricted to only 333 cars worldwide – individually numbered on the gearshift knob – with only 50 coming to the U.S. at the staggering price of $210,000, excluding a $1,220 destination and delivery charge plus applicable taxes and license plate fees.
The logo for the TogetherGreen partnership between Audubon and Toyota

Toyota taking applications for TogetherGreen fellowships and grants

TogetherGreen is a conservation partnership between the National Audubon Society and Toyota now taking applications for 2012 Fellows and Innovation Grantees in an effort to empower environmental leadership and save valuable natural habitats while forging community partnerships and rallying the masses to conservation activism.
2013 Dodge Dart GTS 210 Tribute

Mopar offers up the 2013 Dodge Dart GTS 210 Tribute

Today at the Chrysler Group’s Mopar division celebration of their 75th anniversary, one of the new Mopar-modified vehicles introduced was the 2013 Dodge Dart GTS 210 Tribute – paying homage to the high performance Dart GTS of the 1960s with the sleek new compact Dart sedan sporting a unique look and improved performance.
The 2002 Mazda Tribute

Mazda recalls 52,390 Tribute SUVs over brake fluid leaks

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and Mazda have announced a recall of the 2001 and 2002 Mazda Tribute compact sport utility vehicle over a concern that the brake fluid reservoir on the master cylinder could leak – leading to corrosion of essential braking system components and possibly causing a fire in the worst case situations.
The Mopar '11 Charger doing a smokey burnout

Chrysler's Mopar division to celebrate 75th birthday with the Mopar '12

On Tuesday, January 31st at 8:30am (EST), Chrysler’s Mopar Performance Parts division will celebrate its 75th anniversary at one of their locations in the Metro Detroit area and among the festivities, the Chrysler Group will roll out the third installation in the Mopar branded vehicle lineup with the new Mopar ’12 – although there is no indication as to what this year’s Mopar-modified vehicle might be.
Lane Departure Warning (LDW) is just one of the many safety systems by Bosch

Bosch multiple safety systems reduce crashes, saves lives

Estimates show that nearly 90 percent of all crashes are caused by driver error, making advanced safety systems an important focus for automakers and governing agencies. Bosch offers a plethora of active and passive safety technologies, including driver-assistance functions that can help reduce the number of accidents and save lives.