Tesla Supercharger (NACS) to CCS Adapter | Vortex Plug - 500A, 1000V - Lectron — Lectron EV Skip to content
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Lectron Vortex Plug | Tesla Supercharger (NACS) to CCS Adapter | 500A | 1000V

Original price $249.99
Original price $249.99 - Original price $249.99
Original price $249.99
Current price $199.99 With Free Shipping
$199.99 - $199.99
Current price $199.99 With Free Shipping

*Presale Update: Shipping underway! Orders will be fulfilled throughout February as manufacturing ramps up!

EXPANDED CHARGING OPTIONS - With the VORTEX Plug, CCS-compatible EVs in the NACS alliance will gain access to 12,000+ Tesla Superchargers, allowing for faster charging speeds at more locations and reduced waiting times. This Lectron Tesla Supercharger to CCS Adapter is designed for compatibility with EVs featuring a CCS1 connector that have joined the North American Charging Standard (NACS) alliance.

EXCLUSIVE COMPATIBILITY - This Tesla Supercharger to CCS Adapter is designed exclusively for EVs brands that have joined the North American Charging Standard (NACS), enabling non-Tesla CCS1 EVs to access high-speed Superchargers when access opens to their automaker.

LIGHTNING-FAST SPEED - The VORTEX Plug Tesla Supercharger to CCS Adapter features a rated current of 500A and voltage of 1000V, allowing your non-Tesla EV to leverage the Supercharger's capability. Enjoy significantly faster charging speeds and minimized downtime.

LIGHTWEIGHT & PORTABLE - The VORTEX Plug Tesla to CCS Adapter is compact and easy to carry, it fits conveniently in your glove box or charging bag. Whether you're going on a long journey or just running errands, this adapter is your ideal travel companion.

PLUG & PLAY SIMPLICITY - The VORTEX Plug Tesla to CCS Charging Adapter is designed for effortless installation. Just plug it in, and you're all set to charge your EV at a Supercharger.

Frequently Asked Questions


Where can I find a list of vehicles that currently use the Tesla charging standard?

A comprehensive list of all automakers that have adopted the Tesla / North American Charging Standard is available at this link (as of November 2023).


Will the Vortex Plug be available in Canada?

Yes, the Lectron Vortex Plug will be available in Canada, and you can pre-order it now.


What output can I expect in my EV? Do the same charge rates apply as they do for Teslas?

The Lectron Vortex Plug is rated for 500A and 1000V. However, your actual charging rate depends on the Tesla Supercharger model generation output and your vehicle's onboard charging specifics. Charging rates may vary.


What is the voltage and current type (AC OR DC) supplied from the Vortex Plug to the vehicle? Is the AC to DC in the car bypassed?

The Tesla Supercharger provides DC (Direct Current) power directly to the vehicle's battery. The Lectron Vortex Plug is rated for 500A and 1000V.


Does Tesla guarantee that this will work with their Superchargers?

We actively engage with most OEMs and automakers to ensure the compatibility and reliability of the Vortex Plug. It's important to note that Tesla does not offer guarantees for third-party compatibility. For the most up-to-date guidance on using non-Tesla charging adapters with Superchargers, we recommend reaching out to Tesla directly.


When can they use this plug with the Supercharger since the functionality for the Tesla Supercharger is not active yet?

The functionality for Superchargers and non-Tesla electric vehicles using the Tesla / North American Charging Standard is expected to become active in early 2024. To coincide with this functionality, the Lectron Vortex Plug is scheduled to commence shipping in January 2024.


Is the Vortex Plug UL certified? Will this be certified by Tesla and OEMs?

The Lectron Vortex Plug will be UL2252 compliant. We actively engage with most automakers and internationally recognised labs (UL and ETL) to ensure the compatibility and reliability of the Vortex Plug. It's important to note that Tesla does not offer guarantees for third-party compatibility. For the most up-to-date guidance on using non-Tesla charging adapters with Superchargers, we recommend reaching out to Tesla directly.


What type of locking/safety feature is there on this adapter? Is there a “lock” between the charger and adapter / adapter to the vehicle?

Yes, the Lectron Vortex Plug has a locking safety feature on both the NACS and CCS sides to prevent unintended disconnects.


Will the Vortex Plug allow me to charge at higher speeds at Tesla Superchargers? I know that there have been issues with Hyundai EVs charging at Superchargers because of the difference between 400V and 800V architectures.

The Lectron Vortex Plug is rated for 500A and 1000V. However, your actual charging rate depends on the Tesla Supercharger model generation output and your vehicle's onboard charging specifics. Charging rates may vary.


Will the Vortex Plug work with Level 2 Tesla chargers?

No, it won’t. The Lectron Vortex Plug is a DC adapter designed exclusively for safe use with Superchargers only. To charge your EV at Level 2 Tesla Chargers, we recommend our Tesla to J1772 adapter. This adapter is compatible with Tesla High Powered Wall Connectors, Destination Chargers of all generations, and Mobile Connectors.


Will I be able to use the Vortex Plug to access level 2 charging at Tesla Destination Chargers or Mobile Connectors?

No, it won’t. The Vortex Plug is a DC adapter designed exclusively for safe use with Superchargers only. To charge your EV using Level 1 or Level 2 Tesla Chargers, we recommend our Tesla to J1772 adapter. This adapter is compatible with Tesla High Powered Wall Connectors, Destination Chargers of all generations, and Mobile Connectors.


Will I be able to use the Vortex Plug in conjunction with a Level 2 Charger (NEMA 14-50) or  a Level 1 Charger (standard wall plug)?

The Vortex Plug is a DC adapter designed exclusively for safe use with Superchargers only. To charge your EV using Level 1 or Level 2 Tesla Chargers, we recommend our Tesla to J1772 adapter. This adapter is compatible with Tesla High Powered Wall Connectors, Destination Chargers of all generations, and Mobile Connectors.


How many Supercharger ports will be accessible, and which Supercharger generations are compatible?

An estimated 12,000+ Supercharger ports will be available to CCS charging standard automakers that have joined the NACS alliance. Generation 3 and above Superchargers will be enabled for non-Tesla vehicle charging throughout 2024 in a staggered rollout. Generation 1 and 2 Superchargers will not be accessible using the Lectron Vortex Plug. Please note, for exact Supercharger specifications and accessibility, we recommend reaching out to Tesla directly for the latest information