Tagged Alternative Fuel Vehicle

Toyota recalls over 280,000 vehicles due to unexpected movement

Toyota is set to recall more than 280,000 of its vehicles in the U.S., due to issues with unexpected movement, according to a notice from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) this week. The recall applies to a total of 280,663 vehicles, including some Toyota Tundra, Tundra Hybrid, Sequoia Hybrid and Lexus LX600 vehicles…

Hyundai moves up production start date at Georgia Metaplant

Hyundai has pushed forward its production start date at an upcoming plant in Georgia, with the automaker now aiming to start manufacturing electric vehicles (EVs) at the site later this year. According to a press release shared on Tuesday, Hyundai will now start production at the Georgia Metaplant in Q4 of this year, after it…

Hyundai is the IIHS Most Awarded Automaker So Far in 2024

Automotive designs and engineering are rapidly evolving, and new cars today look and perform differently than models from just a few years ago. That’s especially true for heavier, much quicker electric vehicles. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety updates its crash-testing criteria to account for the changes, which can often result in poorer scores in…

Battery-integrated EV charger can provide site backup power, grid services

By Kelly Pickerel Battery-integrated EV charging station provider FreeWire Technologies has unveiled the Boost Power Pro product within the company’s Pro Series line of chargers. All FreeWire chargers use built-in energy storage to allow charger owners to participate in bidirectional power sharing, blackout charging and site backup power. The Pro Series offers the following features:…

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