Comparison between:
- 2018 NIO ES8 70 kWh
- 2020 MG ZS EV Excite

Brand, model, trim, price

Information about the brand, series, model name and year, trim and price of the electric vehicle.

2018 NIO ES8 70 kWh2020 MG ZS EV Excite
2018 NIO ES8 70 kWh2020 MG ZS EV Excite
Trim70 kWhExcite
Model year20182020
MarketChinaEurope
PriceCNY 448,000 (PRC, Jul 2019)GBP 28,495 (UK, Oct 2019)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

Information about the EV body style, dimensions, clearance, volumes, curb weight, GVWR.

Body styleSport utility vehicle (SUV)Sport utility vehicle (SUV)
Materials7003 series aluminium alloySteel
Aluminium
Exterior colorsDeep Black
Cloud White
Sky Blue
Star Ash
Aurora Brown
Morning Red
Star Blue
Nebula Purple
Pimlico Blue
Arctic White
Black Pearl
Dynamic Red
Interior colorsSports Grey
Technology Black
Urban Brown
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Number of doors55
Number of seats6 / 75
Length197.7 in
5022 mm
169.8 in
4314 mm
Width77.2 in
1962 mm
71.2 in
1809 mm
Width with folded mirrors-80.6 in
2048 mm
Height69.1 in
1756 mm
63.8 in
1620 mm
Wheelbase118.5 in
3010 mm
101.5 in
2579 mm
Front track65.7 in
1668 mm
60.1 in
1526 mm
Rear track65.8 in
1672 mm
60.6 in
1539 mm
Clearance6.7 in
170 mm
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Front headroom-41.1 in
1043 mm
Rear headroom-39.2 in
995 mm
Front shoulder room-54.5 in
1385 mm
Rear shoulder room-53.9 in
1368 mm
Front legroom-42.1 in
1070 mm
Rear legroom-36.2 in
920 mm
Trunk volume312.0 l
11.02 ft3
0.31 m3
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Maximum trunk volume873.0 l
30.83 ft3
0.87 m3
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Curb weight5423.37 lb
2460 kg
3311.34 lb
1502 kg
Payload-1022.94 lb
464 kg
GVWR-4334.29 lb
1966 kg
Drag coefficient0.29 Cd-
Additional informationApproach / Departure angle - 21.2° / 20.6°
The 6-seater configuration was announced a year later - on December 15 2018.
Trunk volume with the 2nd and 3rd seat row down - 1863 l for the 7-seater and 1903 l for the 6-seater version.
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Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

Electric motor typeAC induction/asynchronousAC synchronous
Location of the motorRearFront
Power240 kW
321.8 hp
326.3 ps
105 kW
140.8 hp
142.8 ps
Torque420 Nm
42.8 kgm
309.8 ft-lb
353 Nm
36.0 kgm
260.4 ft-lb
Regenerative brakingYesYes
Driving modes-Eco
Normal
Sport

Second electric motor

Information about the model's second motor and its performance.

Motor typeAC induction/asynchronous-
LocationFront-
Power240 kW
321.8 hp
326.3 ps
-
Torque420 Nm
42.8 kgm
309.8 ft-lb
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Regenerative brakingYes-

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed124.3 mph
200.0 km/h
87.0 mph
140.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h4.40 s8.50 s

Driving range

Information about the official driving range of the model according to EPA, NEDC, WPTL.

Driving rangeNEDC: 220.6 mi / 355.0 kmWLTP: 163.4 mi / 263.0 km
WLTP: 231.2 mi / 372.0 km

Energy efficiency

Information about the energy efficiency of the model in various measurement units according to EPA, NEDC, WPTL.

Energy efficiencyNEDC, CMB: 20 kWh/100 kmWLTP, CTY: 12.8 kWh/100 km
WLTP, CMB: 18.6 kWh/100 km

Steering

Information about the type of the steering mechanism of the model and related features.

Type of steering mechanismRack and pinionRack and pinion
Type of power steeringElectronicElectronic
Turning circle-11.2 m
36.75 ft

Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmissionAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gear
DrivetrainAll-wheel drive (AWD)Front-wheel drive (FWD)

Suspension

Information about the system of components that connects the wheels and axles to the chassis.

Front suspensionIndependent
Double wishbone
Active air suspension
Dynamic Suspension Damping Control (CDC)
Independent
MacPherson strut
Rear suspensionMulti-link
Active air suspension
Dynamic Suspension Damping Control (CDC)
Independent
Torsion beam (twist beam / torsion bar)

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesVentilated discsDiscs
Additional informationBrembo four-piston front brake calipers-

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims--

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres255/50R20
255/55R19
265/45R21
215/50R17

Battery

Specifications and features of the rechargeable battery that powers this vehicle.

ManufacturerCATLCATL
ModelNCM523-
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity70 kWh44.5 kWh
Energy density135 Wh/kg-
LocationUnder the floor, middleUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulationWater-based coolant circulation
Minimum ambient temperature-30 °C
-22 °F
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Maximum ambient temperature60 °C
140 °F
-
Additional informationThe battery is swappable.
Battery heating system (with reserved thermostat function)
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Charging type

Information about the different types of charging of this specific electric car.

Charging typeAC charging, 7 kWWallbox, 7.4 kW
DC charging, 50 kW

Onboard charger/Charging port

Information about the onboard charger(s)/charging port(s) available on this electric vehicle.

Onboard charger/Charging portAC charging port, Type 2, 7 kWOnboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 7.4 kW

Charging time

Information about the estimated charging time for this EV depending on the various type of charging it supports.

Charging timeDC fast charging, 0:47-1:00
AC charging, 10:30-12:52
DC charging, 0:43-0:55
Wallbox, 6:22

Additional features

A list of standard and optional exterior and interior features of the model.

Additional features360° HD panoramic image (S)
Anti-lock brake system (ABS) (S)
Automatic emergency braking (AEB) (S)
Automatic parking (Autohold) (S)
Body Rollover Prevention System (RSC) (S)
Body Stability Control System (ESP) (S)
Brake pad automatic replacement reminder (S)
Brake Power Distribution System (EBD) (S)
Burglar alarm system (S)
Cruise control (S)
Curved Auxiliary System (CBC) (S)
Dynamic Wheel Torque Control System (DWT-B) (S)
Electronic parking brake (S)
Emergency Brake Assist System (EBA) (S)
Enhanced automatic emergency braking - with bicycle identification (AEB-C) (S)
Enhanced automatic emergency braking - with pedestrian identification (AEB-P) (S)
Fatigue Driving Monitoring (DDD) (S)
Forward Collision Warning (FCW) (S)
Front and rear parking assist radar (S)
2 x front head airbags (S)
Front row sensor (S)
2 x front side airbags (S)
HD parking image system (S)
Hill Start Assistance System (HSA) (S)
4 x ISOFIX child safety seat interface (S)
Lane Change Warning (LCA) (S)
Lane departure warning (LDW) (S)
Level 2+ autonomous driving (S)
Low speed sound outside the car (S)
5 x millimeter-wave radars (S)
Narrow Road Assist (SDIS) (S)
NIO Pilot basic functions (S)
NIO Pilot full function (O)
Pre-tightening force belt (S)
Rear door child safety lock (S)
3 x regular cameras (S)
2 x side curtain airbags for all three seat rows (S)
Side opening warning (SDO) (S)
Steep slope descent system (HDC) (S)
4 x surround cameras (S)
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (D-TPMS) (S)
Tire repair kit (S)
Traction Control System (TCS) (S)
Trailer mode (neutral) (S)
12 x ultrasonic sensors (S)
Vehicle blind spot monitoring (BSD) (S)
10.4-inch (1600 x 1200 px) multi-touch central control panel (S)
11.3 inch (1600 x 1400 px) 2nd gen multi-touch central control panel (O)
2 x 12V power outlets (S)
4G wireless network (S)
5W Qi wireless charging board with NFC support (S)
8.8 inch (1600 x 600 px) digital meter (S)
Bluetooth 4.2 (S)
Driver status detection camera (S)
Enhanced Head-Up Display System (O)
Forward driving recorder (S)
2 x front USB ports with one being USB 3.0 (S)
High-performance intelligent gateway and FOTA remote upgrade capability (S)
In-car Wi-Fi (S)
Intelligent car finder (S)
NIO OS and in-vehicle applications (S)
NOMI AI system with voice recognition and voice positioning (S)
6 x personalized sound atmosphere modes (O)
2 x second row USB ports (S)
2 x smart keys with built-in Bluetooth and wireless charging (S)
7 x speakers with surround sound system (S)
12 x speakers with surround sound system (O)
Wide angle camera in the car (S)
3-zone automatic air-conditioning (S)
Exhaust vents on all three rows (S)
Front seat ventilation (O)
HEPA medical grade filter (with activated carbon) (S)
In-car PM 2.5 sensor (S)
Intelligent air purification system (S)
Negative ion generator (S)
Rear air-conditioning control panel (S)
Smart filter replacement reminder (S)
Second row seat heating (O)
4-way adjustment of headrests on front row (S)
4-way electric adjustment of lumbar support on driver seat (S)
4-way electric adjustment of lumbar support on front passenger seat (S)
50/50 retraction of the third row of seats (S)
6-way electric adjustment of front passenger seat (S)
60/40 retraction of the second row of seats (S)
8-way electric adjustment of driver seat (S)
Driver welcome function (S)
Front and rear adjustment of the second row of seats (S)
Heated front seats (S)
Parent-child mode seat layout (S)
Second and third row 2-way adjustment headrest (S)
Super-sliding passenger seats (S)
4-way electric adjustment steering wheel (S)
Heated steering wheel (O)
Multi-function leather steering wheel (S)
Concealed sensor door handle (S)
Electric panoramic sunroof and sunshade (S)
Electric tailgate (S)
Full car anti-UV insulation glass (S)
Keyless entry (supports NFC) (S)
Physical emergency key (S)
Rain sensor wiper (S)
Rear privacy glass (second, third row) (S)
Roof rack connection (maximum load capacity 75 kg) (S)
Anti-glare, automatic interior mirror (S)
Anti-glare, heated side mirrors (S)
Headlight level automatic adjustment (S)
LED "heartbeat" tail light (S)
LED daytime running lights (S)
LED far and near light integrated headlight (S)
LED fog light (with steering assist function) (S)
LED reading light (S)
LED smart wheel eyebrow light (S)
LED storage space lighting (S)
LED welcome lighting system (S)
Smart 10-color ambient light (S)
Sun visor mirror with LED lighting (S)
Nappa Premium Interior Set with front seat leg support and massage (O)
Perforated leather (S)
Star-rider grille (S)
Adaptive Cruise Control (S)
Advanced Emergency Braking (S)
Anti Rolling Protection (S)
Anti-lock Braking System (S)
Automatic door latch (S)
Driver's seat belt reminder (S)
Electric Parking Brake (S)
Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (S)
Electronic Stability Programme (S)
Emergency Brake Assist (S)
Front dual airbags (S)
Front passenger airbag deactivation switch (S)
Front passenger's seat belt reminder (S)
Front side airbags (S)
Hill Launch Assist (S)
Intelligent Speed Limit Assist (S)
ISOFIX on the outer rear seats (S)
Keyless Entry with Push Button Engine Start (S)
Lane Departure Warning System (S)
Lane Keep Assist (S)
Rear parking sensors (S)
Remote Central Locking (S)
Side curtain airbag (S)
Speed Sensing Locking (S)
Three-point front seat belts with pretentioners and load limiters (S)
Traffic Jam Assist (S)
Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (S)
Tyre repair kit (S)
12v Power Socket (S)
8-inch touch screen (S)
Android Auto, Apple CarPlay (S)
Bluetooth (S)
DAB radio and AUX/USB, MP3 (S)
iGo In-Car Navigation (S)
4 x speakers (S)
Trip Computer (S)
USB Mobile Phone Charging Function (S)
Standard (S)
4-way manually adjustable front passenger's seat (S)
6-way manually adjustable driver's seat (S)
60:40 split rear seats (S)
Leather-wrapped (S)
Front and rear aero wiper (S)
Front and rear electric windows with driver's one-touch up/down (S)
Electrically adjustable, heated, body colour side mirrors (S)
Auto headlights (S)
Bi-Function projection headlight (S)
Follow me home headlights (S)
LED centre brake light (S)
LED daytime running lights (S)
Houndstooth Fabric (S)
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