NIO, which translates to “Blue Sky Coming” in its Chinese name, originated from the company’s vision of a future filled with blue skies. NIO is a pioneer in China’s premium electric vehicle market. The company designs, jointly manufactures, and sells smart and connected premium electric vehicles, driving innovations in next generation technologies in connectivity, autonomous driving and artificial intelligence. Redefining user experience, NIO aims to provide users with comprehensive, convenient and innovative charging solutions and other user-centric service offerings.
NIO launched its first volume manufactured electric vehicle, the ES8, to the public on December 16, 2017 and began making deliveries to users on June 28, 2018. The ES8 is a 7-seater all aluminum alloy body, premium electric SUV that offers exceptional performance, functionality and mobility lifestyle. It is equipped with our proprietary electric powertrain system, which is capable of accelerating from zero to 100 km per hour in 4.4 seconds and delivering a New European Driving Cycle, or NEDC, driving range of up to 355 km and a maximum range of up to 500 km in a single charge.
NIO aims to create the most worry-free experience for users, online or offline, at home or on-the-go.