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Tesla-rival Nio quarterly sales beat, shares surge driven by higher EV demand

Shares were up 13% before the bell

Nio sold 603 units of model ES8 and 4,196 units of its cheaper ES6 model in the quarter. Nio's ES8, a pure-electric, seven-seater sport-utility vehicle, is widely seen as a rival to Tesla Inc's Model X. The company counts Chinese internet giant Tencent Holdings and Hillhouse Capital Management as its shareholders, and raised $1 billion last year in an initial public offering that valued it at $6.4 billion.

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Nio EV startup lays off 141 employees in U.S., with more to come

Stock price has fallen 78% this year as it suffered a big recall

Electric vehicle startup Nio is laying off 141 people at its North American headquarters. According to a filing from Employment Development Department of California, the employees at its San Jose office received notice on December 6. Nio, whose global headquarters are in Shanghai, announced last month that it is partnering with Intel’s Mobileye to develop autonomous vehicles for consumers.

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Chinese EV maker Nio's U.S. stock tumbles over disappointing deliveries

Company's value is less than half of what it was a year ago

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There's now a Razer electric SUV, of course

The NIO ES6 Night Explorer Limited Edition blends a Chinese EV with a gaming laptop

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Nio teases ET7 electric sedan concept for Shanghai

It's a fastback sedan said to boast Level 4 autonomous capability

It's a fastback sedan said to boast Level 4 autonomous capability.

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NIO blames system update for stalled EV in Beijing traffic

All press is good press?

All press is good press?

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Nio unveils ES6 electric SUV, its third model

It'll do 0-62 mph in 4.7 seconds

It'll do 0-62 mph in 4.7 seconds.

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Chinese EV maker NIO slumps then bounces back in U.S. IPO [Update]

Shares recover after falling 15 percent one day after debut

Shares in NIO fell 15 percent one day after the company's IPO.

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Chinese automaker NIO plans to raise $1.8B with U.S. stock offering

Has begun deliveries of its electric SUV, plans to go public on the NYSE

Has begun deliveries of its electric SUV, plans to go public on the NYSE.

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Nio EP9 EV sets its own Goodwood record

Fastest street-legal car (on slicks) in the hill climb

Fastest street-legal car (on slicks) in the hill climb.

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NIO delivers first ES8 crossovers to Chinese customers

The 644-horsepower electric crossovers are made to order.

The first Chinese customers have received their NIO ES8 vehicles.

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Nio will run its EP9 electric supercar at Goodwood Hillclimb

It follows last year's record lap at Nurburgring Nordschleife

It follows last year's record lap at Nurburgring Nordschleife.

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Chinese EV startup NIO hires banks for $2 billion U.S. stock IPO

It plans to bring its first car to U.S. market in 2020

It plans to bring its first car to U.S. market in 2020

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CES 2018 brings a buffet of automotive tech — here's a taste

Automakers and suppliers will again expose an excess of innovations in Las Vegas

For going on three decades, CES is the reason I don't make New Year's resolutions, like going on a diet or quitting drinking. While I realize that this is certainly a champagne problem, heading to Vegas is not my ideal way to kick off the new year. Or even end it, since I'm not a fan of Sin City. Whereas most people go to Vegas expecting to pig out on all-you-can-eat buffets and engage in all-night drinking and gambling binges, I've made the trek since 1989 to consume as much as I c

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Updated with video: Nio EP9 EV hypercar claims new Nurburgring record

It beat its previous best by over 19 seconds.

Nio claims the EP9 to be the fastest road-legal car around the Nordschleife

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NIO EVE Concept | Autoblog Minute

Chinese Startup NIO revealed Eve at 2017 SXSW. The interior is lounge like. A production version of the Eve concept is planned for 2020. It aims to be a level 4 autonomous vehicle.

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NextEV joins SUV battle against the Tesla Model X

NextEV could have its electric crossover on sale in the US by late 2018.

Everyone wants to take on the king.