EV Market Share Growth in the DMV
The EV market share has undoubtedly grown substantially within the last few years. EVs in California, for example, now account for almost 40% of all US EV vehicle registrations, and, in 2022, 18.8% of all new cars sold in California were electric. In addition, Oklahoma has experienced a year-over-year (YOY) growth rate of +111%. How […]
Ford Unexpectedly Adopts Tesla Charge Port
Friday, May 26 – Ford CEO Jim Farley and Tesla CEO Elon Musk announced via Twitter thatFord drivers will soon gain access to Tesla’s expansive North-American network of over 12,000 Superchargers – the company’s name for its level 3 direct-current (DC) fast chargers. Ford adopting the Tesla port on future models will give more charging […]
The Best Home Charger Setup for the Volkswagen ID.4: A Complete Guide
One of the best things about owning an electric vehicle (EV) is the convenience that comes with charging it at home. Starting every day with a full battery is a luxury everyone should enjoy. That said, most of the time it’s not quite as simple as it seems. That’s why we’ve put together this guide […]
Charging the Ford Mustang Mach-E at Home
Congratulations on your new Mustang Mach-E! We’ve been looking forward to seeing them take to the roads since their announcement back in 2019. We’ve put together some tips for how best to charge your Mach-E at home so you can keep the focus on the fun that comes with a new car rather than worrying […]
Test Drive Volvo’s First Fully Electric Car, the XC40 Recharge, Today!
Performance One of the first major electric vehicle (EV) releases of 2021 is here: the fully electric Volvo XC40 Recharge P8! As Volvo’s first fully electric car, the XC40 Recharge enters the rapidly growing compact SUV market. The car features all-wheel drive powered by two electric motors, one for the front wheels and the other […]
Here’s a Trick to Keep Your Car’s Paint Pristine
Everyone wants to keep their new car looking immaculate, but that’s easier said than done. Any number of things can nick, ding, or scratch your shiny paint job and there is seemingly nothing you can do to stop it. Even if it’s small enough that no one will notice, you still know it’s there and […]
Can I Install a Tesla Supercharger at Home?
With a flood of automotive industry marketing tactics and electrical figures, confusion abounds when it comes to plug-in vehicle charging. That’s where Effortless Electric comes in; we simplify the confusion and identify exactly what EV buyers and their homes need for the fastest, safest home charging experience available. We often hear, “Can I have a […]
America’s Most Popular Pickup Truck Goes Electric: Ford F-150 All-Electric Delivery Date Announced
Ford Motor Company shared major news this week announcing the expected delivery date of their fully electric F-150, slated to arrive in dealer showrooms mid-2022. Ford’s F-series trucks have been the best selling pickups in America 43 years in a row, so a delivery date for their fully electric version is very exciting! Prototype testing […]
Is a Plug-In Hybrid Right for Me?
As Electric Vehicles (EVs) become increasingly popular, it’s natural to wonder what will happen to Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles (PHEVs). While EVs are great, PHEVs offer their own advantages. The primary distinction between the two is their electric range. While most EVs have ranges over 250 miles, PHEVs have much shorter fully electric ranges, usually […]