NIO’s enlargement into German, Dutch, Danish and Swedish markets coming with buildout of battery swap stations


China-based good electrical automobile firm NIO unveiled particulars of its services and products for Germany, the Netherlands, Denmark, and Sweden at a European launch occasion in Berlin. This enlargement follows NIO’s entry into the Norwegian market final yr. Three new fashions derived from its NIO NT2 platform, the ET7, EL7 and ET5, shall be obtainable along with a subscription fashions to encourage EV use.

The corporate additionally stated that it plans to construct 20 Energy Swap Stations (PSS) in Europe this yr. In 2023, this quantity is anticipated to succeed in 120. The PSS situated in Zusmarshausen, between Munich and Stuttgart is in operation, and the PSS in Berlin is nearing completion. By 2025, NIO goals to construct 1,000 PSS exterior of China, most of which shall be in Europe.


NIO’s ET7 high-performance flagship sedan is accessible to order now in Germany, the Netherlands, Denmark, and Sweden with deliveries as a result of begin on 16 October sixteenth. NIO additionally confirmed that pre-orders for its EL7, a mid-large good electrical SUV, and the ET5, its mid-size good electrical sedan, are open now, with deliveries set to begin in January and March 2023, respectively.


NIO ET7 in Berlin

The three NIO fashions for Europe are derived from NIO’s newest NT2 platform. The NT2 superior chassis system, coupled with complete tuning for every mannequin, offerS a dynamic but comfy experience. NIO’s progressive CSU (Chargeable, Swappable, Upgradeable) structure allows each charging and swapping of batteries with the continued alternative to profit from the most recent battery expertise or flexibility to improve the battery capability.



All three fashions are geared up with NIO’s newest Banyan clever system. This full-stack expertise contains the automobile computing platform, working system, automobile clever {hardware}, clever algorithms and purposes, and can proceed to evolve through FOTA updates.

With the assistance of clever {hardware} comparable to Aquila, NIO’s sensing system comprising LiDAR, ADAM and NIO’s supercomputer platform with a computing energy of as much as 1,016T, will finally be capable to supply superior security help and automated driving in situations comparable to high-speed carriageways, city areas, parking, and charging environments.

On the similar time, the three fashions additionally include the NIO PanoCinema panoramic digital cockpit as commonplace powered by the on-board synthetic intelligence assistant, NOMI.

New for Europe is NIO’s subscription mannequin, which is now open for customers in Germany, the Netherlands, Denmark and Sweden. NIO Subscription is designed to supply most flexibility and personalization to encourage EV use. With phrases ranging from only one month to 60 months, customers will be capable to select the automobile that most accurately fits their wants. For all subscription fashions, NIO gives complete insurance coverage, upkeep, winter tires, a courtesy automotive and battery swapping, in addition to the flexibleness to improve battery providers.

NIO is dedicated to a complete battery charging system within the new markets. At current, NIO has entry to 380,000 charging factors in Europe accessible with NIO NFC playing cards, and a European model of NIO’s charging map has additionally been launched.

NIO will proceed providing a direct-to-consumer mannequin for serving European customers. NIO Home in Berlin is about to open, and NIO introduced it’s constructing additional NIO Homes in Hamburg, Frankfurt, Düsseldorf, Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Copenhagen, Stockholm, and Gothenburg.

NIO has established a community of Licensed Service Facilities in all main metropolis areas of Norway, Germany, the Netherlands, Denmark and Sweden. Through the NIO App, customers can entry automotive knowledge and ebook service appointments by means of a “One Click on for Service” operate.

NIO additionally confirmed its dedication to elevated R&D exercise in Europe. This July, NIO created the Berlin Innovation Middle, with its concentrate on digital cockpit, autonomous driving and the R&D of latest energies. In September, the primary Energy Swap Station manufactured in NIO Energy Europe Plant situated in Hungary rolled off the manufacturing line. This plant additionally serves the function because the manufacturing middle, service and R&D services for NIO Energy in Europe. The groups from the NIO Energy Europe Plant and the Berlin Innovation Middle will sit alongside rising teams of engineers at NIO’s R&D and design services in Oxford and Munich.


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