Nio began delivery of the five-seat, high performance, long range electric ES6 to users in Beijing, Shanghai and Guangzhou.

Founder, chairman and CEO, William Li, said: "The ES6 is our second mass production model, which we launched after the ES8. In less than five years, we have delivered two mass production models to our users, fulfilling our promises. We will continue to work on production, quality control and increasing user satisfaction."

With a high-strength aluminium and carbon fibre reinforced plastics (CFRP) hybrid structure, the ES6 offers 4.7 second 0-100 km/h acceleration, a NEDC range of 510km, and 33.9-metre braking distance from 100-0 km/h.

The ES6 combines a stylish and sporty exterior with a refined, high-tech interior.

The ES6 was launched on 15 December, 2018 and has a base price of NY358,000 before subsidies.