The production of the highly anticipated NIO EC6 SUV EV kicked off at the JAC-NIO Advanced Manufacturing Center in Hefei. NIO shows it is continuing its climb out of last year’s slump. expand full story
Nio Stories February 26
Nio Stories February 20
Geely, the China carmaker behind Volvo, Polestar, and Lynk & Co, was rumored this week to be making a $300 million investment in Nio. Reports about the investment come from Yuguan Cheshi, a WeChat-based media outlet. That’s only the latest in a wave of rumors about how Nio will emerge from its financial woes.
Nio Stories July 1, 2019
Nio takes another hit as two senior executives leave the electric car startup
Nio, the Chinese EV startup that’s recently dealt with vehicle recalls and employee layoffs, has now seen two senior executives leave the company.
Nio Stories June 27, 2019
Chinese electric car maker NIO has recalled more than a quarter of all its ES8 all-electric SUVs sold thus far due to a risk of overheating and spontaneous combustion in battery packs of the vehicles.
Nio Stories May 2, 2019
NIO laid off 70 employees and closed an office in San Francisco
Chinese electric vehicle startup NIO has laid off 70 employees in two California offices, including in the company’s North American headquarters.
Nio Stories April 16, 2019
NIO, a Chinese electric vehicle startup that has been dubbed the ‘Tesla of China’, unveiled a new electric sedan, NIO ET Preview, and its own fast-charging station at the Shanghai Auto Show today. expand full story
Nio Stories March 6, 2019
Chinese EV startup Nio has announced that it won’t be building its own manufacturing plant in Shanghai after all.
Nio Stories December 16, 2018
NIO is following the successful launch of its ES8 electric SUV with a smaller and less expensive new model: the ES6 electric SUV. expand full story
Nio Stories November 15, 2018
No one in the electric vehicle space has managed to make battery swapping work yet, but Nio is trying big time with 18 new battery swap stations covering a 2,000+ km expressway in China. expand full story
Nio Stories November 1, 2018
Nio is ramping up its electric vehicle infrastructure effort in China and it is building battery swap stations.
The startup even built one right next to a Tesla Supercharger – creating a little glimpse into the future. expand full story