Sum up of Nio Norway Conference: Sales of ES8 will start will June, first deliveries to customers in September. Four battery swap stations by September in Oslo, 20 thousand charging points operated by existing partners. Flagship sedan ET7 deliveries in 2022. Norway team has now 15 employees, which will raise to 50 by the end of the year. Some journalists wonder why Nio chose ES8 for their European launch.
Founded in 2014 by Chinese visionary William Li and backed by heavyweights as Sequoia, Tencent, Baidu, or Lenovo – Nio (蔚来, which literal translation is Blue Sky), operated exclusively in China.