For something reportedly close to production, there’s still a whole lot we don’t know, which doesn’t exactly inspire confidence.
Nio went to Shanghai to debut the ES8, a seven-seat, three-row crossover with a battery-electric drivetrain. It will be built exclusively for the Chinese market, and Nio claims it will be ready for production later this year.
It actually looks pretty nice. I just wish Nio had some actual information to offer so close to its production debut.
It’s a pretty attractive crossover, with some pronounced wheel arches, slim lighting and that “floating” roof design that achieves its look with black B-, C- and D-pillars.

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