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Auto Shows

Here TorqueNews covers the international auto and motor shows.

By Denis Flierl on December 26, 2022 - 7:28AM
Subaru announced its Tokyo Auto Salon 2023 model lineup. There will be a hot 2024 Impreza STI hatch and a surprise next-generation SUV. Check out the report here.
By Timothy Boyer on December 7, 2022 - 11:16AM
Here’s some repair advice from a Toyota mechanic that serves as a warning to used car shoppers and DIY shade tree mechanics on one used Lexus model that can be a nightmare to work on---especially if you live in the rustbelt or buy a used Lexus that previously resided there.
By Marc Stern on November 22, 2022 - 3:08PM
For the second year in a row, Ford has a finalist in the North American Car, Truck, Utility Award competition. The all-electric F-150 Lightning is in the running against a Chevy and a newcomer, Lordstown Motors.
By Justin Hart on November 19, 2022 - 5:13AM
At the 2022 Los Angeles auto show this week Kia premiered its refreshed 2024 Seltos compact SUV for the U.S. market. The new Seltos has a host of new features, design tweaks, additional safety and entertainment technology, more powerful engines, and 3 new colors as well. But one feature is conspicuously absent: there is no electrified version to be found.
By Denis Flierl on November 17, 2022 - 3:02PM
The all-new 2024 Subaru Impreza is here. Check out the new upgrades, improvements, images, and what's not coming for the Impreza remodel.
By Denis Flierl on November 12, 2022 - 5:41AM
It’s T-minus 5 days to the live stream reveal of the all-new 2024 Subaru Impreza at the Los Angeles Auto Show. Find out if Subaru will drop or keep the sedan body style.
By Marc Stern on November 4, 2022 - 12:06PM
After Torque News teased about the intro of the new Transit Trail Life van, we have followed up with the official introduction which occurred this week.
By Denis Flierl on November 3, 2022 - 10:49AM
Subaru announced the all-new 2024 Subaru Impreza compact car would make its global debut in LA, not the new Crosstrek. Check out the new details here.
By Marc Stern on November 2, 2022 - 7:24PM
During October, Ford maintained its sales momentum across the board, leading the electric segment with its models.
By Denis Flierl on October 29, 2022 - 10:28AM
Subaru will bring an all-new model to the L.A. Auto Show in November. Here is a sneak preview and what's coming for U.S. customers.
By John Goreham on October 17, 2022 - 2:10PM
The three-row 2022 Infiniti QX60 offers buyers looking for a premium SUV a long list of advantages in a crowded segment.
By Marc Stern on October 13, 2022 - 6:43PM
For the seventh year, 110 women will take part in the 2022 1,600-mile Rebelle Rally that pits two-person teams against not only each other but some of the worst off-road trekking around.
By Marc Stern on September 22, 2022 - 3:44PM
To say that Ford has had lots of news lately is putting it mildly. From new uses for Bluetooth to the reveal of the 7th generation Mustang and its exhibition and comments at the recent Detroit Auto Show, the automaker hardly has had time to catch its breath. It continues next week with the reveal of the 2023 Super Duty lineup.
By Marc Stern on September 17, 2022 - 3:05PM
Ford used the Detroit Auto Show, renewed for the first time in three years, to not only introduce the 2024 Mustang but also introduce a new model, the Mustang Dark Horse, and a slew of track-ready racing ponies.
By Marc Stern on September 15, 2022 - 11:56PM
With lots of flourish and fanfare, Ford has launched the seventh generation Mustang. The launch coincided with the end of The [Ford] Stampede and the beginning of the Detroit auto show that roared back to life after three years. Some watchers have saId this might be the last generation internal-combusion engined Mustang -- well only time will tell.
By Marc Stern on August 29, 2022 - 5:22PM
In another recent recall, Ford has recalled a number of Transit vans to repair its backup camera. The vehicle lacks an audio control module that must be installed and programmed.
By James Walker on August 18, 2022 - 9:45PM
Mahogany isn't the first material you'd think to make a car body from, but it actually provided this Hispano-Suiza H6C "Tulipwood" Torpedo with some great advantages in the racing of its day. It heads to auction in Monterey this weekend and surprise, surprise, it ain't cheap.
By Marc Stern on July 29, 2022 - 2:23PM
The automotive world is moving toward hands-free or autonomous driving. In some cases, it is using small steps as it adds to the number of vehicles covered (Ford), while in other cases it is adding large numbers (Tesla). Meantime, the NHTSA is watching and investigating.
By Marc Stern on July 18, 2022 - 7:11PM
While we have already speculated on the transmission for the just-introduced F-150 Raptor R, Torque News has also learned that the powerplant for the desert racer is the 5.2-liter V-8 used in the Shelby GT-500. This puts the Raptor R next to the Ram 1500 TRX in terms of performance.
By Marc Stern on June 13, 2022 - 4:42PM
Ford has recalled a number of Super Duty and other model trucks over an issue with tire safety labeling that violates Federal Motor Vehicle Saftey statues.
By Marc Stern on May 26, 2022 - 12:41PM
Sometimes the similarities between recalls are amazing. For example, a few years ago Takata's exploding airbags made historic news with the auto industry's largest safety recall. Now, though it is far smaller, Hyundai has made similar news this week by recalling 281,000 vehicles to fix exploding seatbelt pretensioners.
By Marc Stern on April 18, 2022 - 5:29PM
Ford has issued a recall to repair the backup cameras in some of its 2022 Transits. The cameras stop working when an upfitter does work on the vehicle.
By Marc Stern on April 15, 2022 - 5:26PM
Although it has seemed to take forever, the impending launch of the Ford F-150 Lightning has been rather quick. As recently as two years ago, the automaker was still teasing the pickup's launch and now it is scheduled for April 26.
By Mary Conway on April 11, 2022 - 9:55PM
Chrysler first debuted the Airflow EV Concept at CES earlier this year. Now, the automaker is showing an updated version.
By Marc Stern on April 10, 2022 - 7:56PM
When the Ford GT 40 MK II team took the track at the 24 Hours of Le Mans no one knew that when the race was completed that the Dearborn automaker would have a 1-2-3 victory sweep. At this year's New York Auto Show, Ford will show a limited-edition GT that honors the 1965 winning team.
By Denis Flierl on April 9, 2022 - 6:46AM
Last year the New York Auto Show was canceled due to COVID, and the 2022 WRX unveiling did not happen. Does Subaru have a surprise reveal this year?
By Marc Stern on February 13, 2022 - 11:06PM
Ford's compact pickup, the Maverick, added another trophy to its award case last week when it won the prestigious MotorWeek Driver's Choice "Best of the Year" honors. It is the second time in two years that Ford has won the honor. Last year, the Mustang Mach-E took the honor.
By Marc Stern on February 10, 2022 - 6:21PM
Ford has developed a new Bronco model that will let you take the Bronco even further off the grid than ever. Ford used the Chicago Auto Show to intro the model.
By Denis Flierl on January 15, 2022 - 6:55AM
What will Subaru's future all-electric program look like when it arrives this year? We get a glimpse at the Tokyo Auto Salon, but the 2023 Subaru Solterra EV STI isn't coming to the U.S. Check out complete details here.
By Denis Flierl on January 14, 2022 - 7:35AM
Subaru uncovered its electric future at the Tokyo Auto Salon, and it's going high-performance. Here is how Subaru enters the all-electric era. Check out the 1073 horsepower STI E-RA.