How Much Energy Do Windshield Wipers Use On Electric Cars?

Electric vehicles are giving tough competition to traditional vehicles but the problem arises when asked about their energy usage

Car and Bike/ Electric Vehicle

Every electric vehicle uses a good amount of energy for various equipment including the windshield wipers

Accenture/ Electric Vehicle

How does using windshield wipers affect EV range


Most of the wiper motors consume less power than assumed, roughly it consumes 0.5kWh power

Meineke/ Windshield Wipers

This is very less in comparison with other types of equipment  heating, and cooling system consumes more energy after the powertrain 

Onmanorama/ Car AC

Windshield wipers don't affect the range of EV to a greater extent, to extend EV range better heating/cooling system has to be installed

S&P Global/ Electric Vehicle

Besides weather other factors that affect EV range include Speed, Battery capacity, and Battery age

Tesla/ Tesla Model 3

As per a report, a total of 6.75 million EVs were sold in 2021

Alphr/ Electric Vehicle

Tesla is ruling the EV world with the sporty  Tesla Model 3

InsideEVs/ Tesla Model 3