NIO Berlin 2022 Recap: Here’s What Was Announced

NIO on Friday held a launch event under the theme “A New Horizon” in Berlin to detail its expansion into European markets. The event kicked off with William Li, NIO’s founder, chairman, and CEO, taking the stage. Li announced that the Chinese automaker now has more than 250,384 customers across the globe. NIO delivered a […]

NIO Q3 2022 Deliveries Increase 29% Year-Over-Year

NIO on Saturday announced third-quarter deliveries of 31,607 electric vehicles (EVs), marking a 29.3% increase year-over-year and a new quarterly record for the Chinese automaker. The company delivered 10,878 vehicles in September alone. NIO’s September deliveries consisted of 7,729 premium smart electric SUVs — which included 1,895 ES7s — and 3,149 premium smart electric sedans […]

NIO European Launch Event Set for October 7 in Berlin

NIO announced plans to launch in markets beyond China, and now the automaker has set a date for an upcoming launch event in Europe. NIO plans to hold a European launch event on October 7, set to take place in Berlin, according to an announcement made on Wednesday reported by CnEVPost. The event is set […]

NIO Launches ‘Air’ AR Glasses to Watch Movies in Your Car

NIO on Monday officially launched the NIO Air augmented reality (AR) glasses for in-car entertainment — reports CnEVPost. The Chinese electric vehicle (EV) company partnered with AR tech brand Nreal to develop the product. Nreal last month debuted its own AR headset, the Nreal Air — which the NIO Air is derived from — in […]

NIO Expansion into New Markets ‘Underappreciated,’ Says Deutsche Bank

As China-based electric vehicle (EV) startup NIO continues to see its shares rise, the automaker is accelerating quickly to launch in new markets. NIO’s first ET7 EVs are headed to Europe, and Deutsche Bank says the move shows the automaker’s plans to accelerate overseas market sales, according to CnEVPost. The ET7 units were loaded onto […]

NIO EV Launch in the U.S. Rumored for 2025, Claims Report

China-based electric vehicle (EV) manufacturer NIO could be preparing to launch in U.S. markets mid-decade, as noted in a rumor surfacing this week. NIO may enter the U.S. market by 2025 and establish a battery swap station as soon as November, according to two people familiar with the matter in a report from Eletric Vehicles […]

NIO’s First Battery Swap Station Built with Shell Goes Live

After NIO and Shell announced plans for a partnership to build battery swap stations across China and Europe last year, the first one has become operational in China. NIO has built its first battery swap station constructed jointly with Shell, ahead of plans for a long-term partnership, according to CnEVPost. The NIO-Shell station was established […]

NIO, XPeng, Li Auto July Deliveries Drop, But Shares Still Jump

China’s auto market saw sales fall across the board in July, including electric vehicle (EV) startups including NIO, XPeng Motors and Li Auto. Deliveries for NIO, XPeng and Li dropped off in July along with much of the market, though the automakers also saw their shares rise, according to Barron’s. NIO delivered 10,052 deliveries in […]

NIO Wants to Make its Own Smartphone Like Apple

China-based automaker NIO is moving from building vehicles to also building phones, as detailed by the company’s founder in a recent statement. NIO is moving forward with its plans to build and develop phones, and it says it will release one phone edition each year, not unlike how Apple currently does it, according to a […]

NIO Power Day 2022: 500 kW Fast-Chargers Unveiled, Next-Gen Swap Stations

NIO also teased its third-generation swap station at Wednesday’s NIO Power Day event, set to have a larger capacity and a more flexible layout, according to statements from Co-Founder and President Qin Lihong, as reported by CnEVPost. Additionally, NIO plans to begin installing new 500kW ultra-fast charging stalls throughout China and Europe by the end […]

NIO Hits 10 Million Battery Swaps: One Swap Every 28 Seconds

NIO has announced that it reached a milestone of 10 million cumulative battery swaps, announced the company on Tuesday. NIO reached two million EV battery swaps back in March 2021, and on July 4, 2022, the company says an ES8 at its NIO power exchange station at Shanghai Hongqiao VEG Micro Creative Park, marked the […]

NIO ES8 Reviewed and Driven by Sandy Munro [VIDEO]

NIO’s ES8 has been making waves since being unveiled in 2018, and for the first time, a popular U.S.-based auto manufacturing expert has shared his review of the electric SUV, which is the Chinese automaker’s first model sold in Europe, debuting last summer. A new segment of Sandy Munro’s Munro Live shows off the NIO […]

First Look: NIO ES7 Electric SUV Gets Hands-On Treatment [VIDEO]

NIO launched its ES7 electric SUV this week with autonomous driving features being one of the vehicle’s main focuses, and the first video we’ve come across taking a closer look at the electric vehicle (EV) has also arrived. 42HOW shared a first look at the new NIO ES7 electric SUV on Thursday, a video taken […]