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.

How to save gas by not idling at traffic lights

Researchers from MIT and Princeton University took the best-paper award for a system that uses a network of smartphones mounted on car dashboards to collect information about traffic signals and tell drivers when slowing down could help them avoid waiting at lights. This happened in July, at the Association for Computing Machinery’s MobiSys conference,
Stanford Ovshinsky

Revenues up 240% at ECD: making specialty batteries for automotive applications

Energy Conversion Devices Inc. (Nasdaq:ENER), a leading global provider of flexible thin-film solar laminate products and systems for the building-integrated and commercial rooftop markets and a longtime creator of specialty batteries for automotive applications, today announced financial results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year ended June 30. The suburban Detroit company was founded by the famous scientist, Stanford Ovshinsky (pictured).
Danica Patrick

When Danica Patrick tweets on Twitter, we listen

After IndyCar driver Danica Patrick told reporters today she was going to drive NASCAR full time, we found out lots of important stuff from Twitter tweets. Like that she is dreamer and at the same time, a football fan, a Bears fan and a martini lover. Read for yourself from her unedited tweets from the past two weeks, and a critical twwet from a critic, too.

2012 Toyota Camry launch not saving Toyota stock from three major price gaps

While the hope of the nation rests in the decisions or indecisions of the Fed at Jackson Hole, Wyoming, so does the hopes and dreams of auto sector investors that the 2012 Toyota Camry will help Toyota stock get its mojo back and retrace three major price gaps in its recent trading.