In Shanghai, a base model Nio ES6 goes for about 300,000 yuan after deducting combined subsidies of 60,000 yuan from government. Photo: Handout

China’s Tesla challenger Nio ‘not worried’ by tariff cuts, sees customer service as providing edge over US competitors

  • Nio reported sales of more than 2,059 units of its ES8 model in October, outshining Tesla whose sales on the mainland totalled 211 vehicles for the month
  • Tesla announced on Friday that it will cut prices in China by 25 per cent, after Beijing announced it would roll back a punitive 25 per cent levy on US auto imports that took effect in October
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In Shanghai, a base model Nio ES6 goes for about 300,000 yuan after deducting combined subsidies of 60,000 yuan from government. Photo: Handout
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