• Everyone talks about NIO as the 'Tesla of China,' but the automaker is carving out its own path in the largest car market in the world

    5 monthes ago - By Chron

    SHANGHAI, China - In no place was China's growing obsession with electric cars more evident than inside the Oriental Sports Center in Shanghai on Saturday night, where the Chinese electric automaker NIO unveiled its new crossover SUV, the ES6, at an event it calls "NIO Day."
    It was, at points, a sales pitch on the future of electric automotive transport on the mainland, and a raucous pep rally, packed with an audience that already believes. Some of the people in attendance Saturday night were current owners of NIO's large luxury electric SUV, the ES8.
    They gathered to watch William Li...
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