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 first two official images of the 2013 Dodge Dart

Chrysler offers first official info and teaser images of the 2013 Dodge Dart

We have known for some time now that the Chrysler Group would use the 2012 North American International Auto Show in Detroit to unveil a new compact sedan based on Alfa Romeo architecture but this morning, the folks under the Pentastar offered up a handful of information on this new model – officially named the 2013 Dodge Dart.

Montana testing new deicer to save money, prevent winter accidents

Deicing agents, including raw salt, magnesium chloride and now brine, are such a hot-button issue, they are sure to spark controversy whenever the subject arises. So transportation officials in Montana are working with a new deicing agent utilizing a brine mixture less than 25 percent salt, stating it will save money, help keep winter roads safer and do less damage to cars than other agents.
Ndamukong Suh is shown here on the right

Detroit Lions superstar Ndamukong Suh crashes his 1970 Chevelle SS

It seems like young Detroit Lions superstar defensive lineman Ndamukong Suh has been in the news lately for all of the wrong reasons and after being suspended for two games after an alleged stomping incident in the Lions Thanksgiving Day loss to division rival Green Bay, Suh is back in the news for crashing his vintage Chevy muscle car.
mitsubishi i

Mitsubishi has prosperous 2011, and Mitsubishi i makes 2012 even more promising

Japanese carmaker Mitsubishi remains popular with American buyers, as year-to-date sales surged 45% higher than last year through Dec. 1. No matter what happens the rest of the year, it's Mitsubishi's best year in the U.S. since 2008 with even better times ahead, with this month's debut of the 2012 Mitsubishi i electric car.
Ron Shirley of Lizard Lick Towing

'Lizard Lick Towing' begins a new season Monday night

The popular "actuality" ("not reality") series "Lizard Lick Towing" makes its season debut Monday evening on truTV. It features a repo team from Wendell, N.C., and there's never a dull moment as viewers tune in not only to be entertained but also to learn catchy phrases like "a dog is always safe in his own back yard."
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Michigan vehicle supplier-manufacturer will outline its fast growth at Chicago conference

Spartan Motors Inc. (Nasdaq:SPAR) of Charlotte, Mich., northwest of Detroit is sending Joe Nowicki, its CFO, to present to institutional investors and analysts at the seventh annual Lambert, Edwards & Associates SMID-West Investor Conference. The conference is Dec. 8 at the Palmer House Hilton Hotel in Chicago.
Chrysler and Fiat CEO Sergio Marchionne receives major international award

Marchionne To Receive Global Leadership Award; Named President of European OEM group

Sergio Marchionne, chairman and CEO, Chrysler Group and CEO of Fiat S.p.A, will receive the 2011 Dwight D. Eisenhower Global Leadership Award tomorrow night in New York City. In addition, he has been elected president of the European Automobile Manufacturers Association.
The 2013 Ford Racing Mustang Cobra Jet

Ford Racing brings out the 2013 Mustang Cobra Jet racer to PRI

The Mustang Cobra Jet has become one of the most successful names in factory-built drag cars in motoring history and at the 2011 Performance Racing Industry, Ford Racing rolled out the newest stock drag package in the form of the 2013 Mustang Cobra Jet with a pair of new engines and a handful of other features that could make the Cobra Jet even more dominating in the world of stock eliminator racing.