According to a Nio enthusiast publication on the Chinese Social Media Weibo, Nio ET7 Model started being delivered to Nio’s showrooms in China ahead of the deliveries starting on March 28th. The photos below were shared by the user and show the model being transported to the Nio Store located in Jiangyin, China.
On January 19th, Nio held a communication where announced some more information about the ET7 Model that will start being deliveried on March 28th. Among the many topics of the presentation were the Test Drive date, Acceleration, the Recording Cams, and Seats details.
1. Accelerate up to 100km/h in only 3.8 seconds (half a load, so running alone will definitely be faster)
2. Support up to Five 4K Driving cameras in simultaneous
3. 14 adjustments in the front seats, and the length of the seats supports 5-6cm extension
4. The system is Banyan of NT2, and there is only a map of Gaode when delivering the car;
5. Air suspension is adjustable by 1cm (decrease) and by 4cm (increase) to provide better passability
6. Test drives start on March 5th, 2022
7. The rear seats also support massages
8. The customer can opt for one of the 4 available colors for the interior
Users who purchase ET7 can install 7kW DC charging piles with the first stake equity of home charging piles. ET7 users who locked orders on and before March 28, 2022 upgraded the rights and interests of the first pile of home charging piles: 11kW DC charging piles can be installed for free.
On January 22th, 2022, NIO’s founder, William Li, and Manager of NO Norway, Marius Hayle, gathered with 20 Nio users for a conversation. William Li provided a lot of new information during these session regarding the ET7 and ET5 Models, Nio Navigation, Nio Operating System and the ES8 Update.
The company revealed that the ET7 Model — announced last year during NIO DAY 2020 —will arrive to Norway during Q4. It was also announced that the new ET5 Model, with 1,000km range, will be available in Norway (and several other global markets) during the Spring of 2023.
The EV maker delivered 9,652 vehicles in January 2022, representing an increase of 33.6% year-over-year. The deliveries consisted of 1,531 ES8s, the Company’s six- or seven-seater flagship premium smart electric SUV, 5,247 ES6s, the Company’s five-seater high-performance premium smart electric SUV, and 2,874 EC6s, the Company’s five-seater premium smart electric coupe SUV. As of January 31, 2022, cumulative deliveries of the ES8, ES6 and EC6 reached 176,722 vehicles.
In addition, the Company has been accelerating the deployment of its power, sales and service network. As of January 31, 2022, NIO has built 836 Power Swap stations, 3,766 Power Chargers and 3,656 destination chargers, and opened 42 NIO Houses, 341 NIO Spaces, 55 NIO Service Centers and 180 authorized service centers across China. The infrastructure expansion serves as the solid foundation to continuously bring experiences beyond expectations to users.