2018 Nio ES8 is a Chinese competitor of Tesla Model X (part 1)

January 5, 2018 at 10:21 am

Nio ES8 Chinese electric car officially debuted on the market. The public debut of the electric crossover was held in the spring of 2017 in Shanghai. The novelty is considered as the potential competitor of Tesla Model X. The new EV will cost around 348000-448000 Yuan due to the subsidies from the state. As example, Tesla Model X electric-crossover is offered at a higher price from 836,000 Yuan in the Chinese market.

Nio ES8is similar to Tesla model image

Nio ES8is similar to Tesla model image

The new Nio ES8 electric crossover is a serious modern car with a stylish appearance, comfortable and high-quality interior, as well as an advanced technical stuffing. The external dimensions of the body are 5022 mm in length, 1962 mm in width, 1753 mm in height, with 3010 mm of wheelbase and 170 mm of minimum ground clearance. The curb weight of a large 7-seat SUV with 480 kW electric power unit and accumulator batteries with a capacity of 67 kWh is 2,460 kg. The standard version is equipped with large 21-inch alloy wheels and 265/45 R21 tires.

The rear view of the electric novelty photo

The rear view of the electric novelty photo

The design of the front body and the stern is a new level in a car’s design. The electric ES8 has received an X-bar design – the intricacies of the front LED technology, located on three floors, a huge pseudo grille and a massive bumper. The rear is distinguished by phenomenally stylish waves of LED parking lights.