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.
2023 Ford Lightning Pro SSV

Wall St. Journal Takes Aim At Ford Success And It Misses

We know that the news from Washington and the major world capitals slows down in August. It's the month in Europe when folks take their vacations and it is the time in Washington when everyone escapes the oppressive heat and humidity. Because life slows down appreciably, there are fewer easy headlines for reporters to write cover and write about. What better time to do a hit piece on a successful automaker like Ford?
Selective Tool Shopping at Harbor Freight Will Save You Money

Harbor Freight's Dirty Little Secret Revealed Helps DIY Mechanics

Does Harbor Freight have any dirty little secrets behind their tools and business success? You bet they do. However, some of those secrets actually helps not just DIY homeowners and shade tree mechanics, but professional mechanics as well. Here’s one tool source reveal that will have you rethinking your next tool purchase.
Kia Sportage Hybrid

Kia Sportage Hybrid Demand Drives 30 Percent Markups

The Sportage is Kia’s best selling SUV and also its best selling model overall in the U.S. in 2022, and with good reason. It is an attractive, spacious, capable and fuel efficient choice (especially the electrified versions) in the sizzling hot compact SUV market. The Sportage is also one of Kia’s longest selling models in the U.S. and that means Americans are quite familiar with it.
Grile of a 2022 Ford Ranger Pickup

Exploding Airbag Claims New Victim In Continuing Takata Airbag Recall

The ongoing Takata exploding airbag safety recall claimed another victim last month as a young driver from Pensacola, Florida, was killed by an exploding airbag housing. According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the relatively minor traffic accident turned fatal when the airbag housing exploded, striking the driver with shrapnel from the airbag housing.
Older Chevys Have Repair Issues that Result in More Repairs Added On

Why Some Mechanics Recharge the AC Coolant in Older Chevy Trucks Rather Than Fix its Leak

Does your vehicle require refilling of its AC system refrigerant every few months? If so, then why hasn’t it been fixed? Here’s one take about some mechanics who would prefer charging you for refilling your refrigerant periodically rather than fixing a leaking refrigerant problem. Plus, an easy DIY tip that can help determine where your refrigerant is leaking when others have failed to locate the source.