Christian Hinton, Author at Counterman Magazine
Toyota Chooses Communities to Receive EVgo Fast Chargers

Guided by its ‘Empact’ vision to address equitable EV charging and mobility for all, Toyota has revealed the first communities that will receive DC fast chargers — Baldwin Park, CA, and Sacramento, CA.

Toyota Chooses Communities to Receive EVgo Fast Chargers
Polestar Vehicles to Use TactoTek Smart Surface Technology

The technology allows lighting features and human machine interfaces that are more sustainable, the companies say.

Polestar Vehicles to Use TactoTek Smart Surface Technology
NFPA Considers Standard to Mitigate Battery Hazards

The National Fire Protection Association is gauging whether support exists for the development of standards to address known hazards associated with batteries.

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Gravity Releases Universal EV Charging ‘Trees’

The ‘trees’ require no utility upgrades and are capable of providing 200 miles of range in either 13 minutes (200kW) or 5 minutes (500kW).

Gravity Releases Universal EV Charging ‘Trees'
Toyota’s Ninth-Generation Camry Rolls Off Assembly Line

The 2025 Camry is powered with the fifth-generation Toyota Hybrid System.

Global Supply Chains Find Footing in a ‘Goldilocks Zone’

Improving activity across global supply chains indicates healthier demand.

2025 Toyota Camry To Be Exclusively Sold As A Hybrid

New Camry is expected to arrive at Toyota dealerships in late spring 2024 with a starting MSRP of $28,400.

Toyota To Build EV SUVs At Indiana Facility

Toyota’s Indiana facility will build the EV Toyota Sienna, Highlander, Grand Highlander and Lexus TX.

Hybrid Vehicles To Gain Market Share, Cloud Theory Finds

With regulatory deadlines relaxed, some experts say hybrids will gain more customer interest.

New Report Examines EV Impact On Scrapped Tires

Coalition estimates 12% increase in scrap tires that will be produced as drivers transition to EVs.

Hankook Study Reveals Consumer Interest In EV Off-Roading

Survey says half of drivers are interested in off-roading, but range concerns could limit EV off-road use.

Mahle Secures Orders For Thermal Management Modules

Modular design approach enables smaller installation spaces and drastically reduces assembly expenditures, company says.