China is the biggest market market in the world. In 2018, it accounted for 56% of global electricity sales with 1.2 million units sold.
In an effort to capture a larger number of that market, Tesla is building a factory in Shanghai, the first to be fully owned by a foreign car company. For now, Tesla takes vehicles to Chinese buyers from the United States.
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Nio, the first Tesla domestic competition in the Chinese luxury electric vehicle market, launched its first vehicle ES8 SUV, in 2018. ES8 covers an area of 355 miles, upwards. to seven seats, and a price of about $ 67,000.
Although first released in 2015, the closest competition to ES8 is the Model X SUV Tesla.
This is how the two vehicles compare.