Comparison between:
- 2019 NIO ES8 84 kWh
- 2021 Tesla Model Y Performance AWD

Brand, model, trim, price

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

2019 NIO ES8 84 kWh2021 Tesla Model Y Performance AWD
2019 NIO ES8 84 kWh2021 Tesla Model Y Performance AWD
Trim84 kWhPerformance AWD
Model year20192021
MarketChinaNorth America, Europe
PriceCNY 498,000 (PRC, Jul 2019)USD 59,990 (USA, Nov 2020)
EUR 65,620 (DE, Nov 2020)

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 alloyMild steel
High-strength steel
Ultra-high-strength steel
Aluminium
Exterior colorsDeep Black
Cloud White
Sky Blue
Star Ash
Aurora Brown
Morning Red
Star Blue
Nebula Purple
Deep Blue Metallic
Midnight Silver Metallic
Pearl White Multi-Coat
Red Multi-Coat
Solid Black
Interior colorsSports Grey
Technology Black
Urban Brown
Black
Black and White
Number of doors54
Number of seats6 / 75 / 7
Length197.7 in
5022 mm
187.0 in
4751 mm
Width77.2 in
1962 mm
75.6 in
1921 mm
Width with mirrors-83.8 in
2129 mm
Width with folded mirrors-77.9 in
1978 mm
Height69.1 in
1756 mm
63.9 in
1624 mm
Wheelbase118.5 in
3010 mm
113.8 in
2890 mm
Front track65.7 in
1668 mm
33.3 in
847 mm
Rear track65.8 in
1672 mm
38.8 in
986 mm
Clearance6.7 in
170 mm
6.6 in
167 mm
Front headroom-41.0 in
1041 mm
Rear headroom-39.4 in
1001 mm
Front shoulder room-56.4 in
1432 mm
Rear shoulder room-54.1 in
1373 mm
Front hip room-53.8 in
1367 mm
Rear hip room-50.6 in
1286 mm
Front legroom-41.9 in
1063 mm
Rear legroom-40.5 in
1029 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
1925.5 l
68.00 ft3
1.93 m3
Curb weight5423.37 lb
2460 kg
4415.86 lb
2003 kg
Payload-886.26 lb
402 kg
GVWR-5302.12 lb
2405 kg
Drag coefficient0.29 Cd0.23 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/asynchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorRearRear
Power240 kW
321.8 hp
326.3 ps
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Torque420 Nm
42.8 kgm
309.8 ft-lb
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Regenerative brakingYesYes
Additional information-Liquid-cooled
with variable frequency drive
Total system power output - 340 kW / 456 hp
Total system torque - 673 Nm / 497 lb-ft

Second electric motor

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

Motor typeAC induction/asynchronousAC induction/asynchronous
LocationFrontFront
Power240 kW
321.8 hp
326.3 ps
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Torque420 Nm
42.8 kgm
309.8 ft-lb
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Regenerative brakingYesYes
Additional features-Liquid-cooled
with variable frequency drive

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed124.3 mph
200.0 km/h
155.3 mph
250.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h4.40 s3.70 s
Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph-3.50 s

Driving range

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

Driving rangeNEDC: 264.1 mi / 425.0 kmEPA: 303.0 mi / 487.6 km
WLTP: 298.3 mi / 480.0 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 kmEPA, CMB: 30 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 106 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 111 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 115 MPGe

Energy class

Information about the energy class of the electric car.

Energy class-A+

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-12.1 m
39.70 ft
Lock-to-lock turns-2

Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmissionAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gear
DrivetrainAll-wheel drive (AWD)All-wheel drive (AWD)
Axle ratio-9.1

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
Lower suspension
Double wishbone
Coil springs (helical springs)
Telescopic shock absorbers
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Rear suspensionMulti-link
Active air suspension
Dynamic Suspension Damping Control (CDC)
Independent
Independent
Lower suspension
Multi-link
Coil springs (helical springs)
Telescopic shock absorbers

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesVentilated discsVentilated discs
Additional informationBrembo four-piston front brake calipersPerformance brakes
Rotor diameter front / rear - 355 / 335 mm
Fotor thickness front / rear - 27 / 22 mm
Brake pad thickness front / rear - 10 / 9 mm

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims-9.5Jx21 ET40
10.5Jx21 ET48

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres255/50R20
255/55R19
265/45R21 V
255/35R21
275/35R21

Battery

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

ManufacturerCATLLG Chem
ModelNCM523NCM 21700
Type of rechargeable batteryLithium-IonLithium-Ion
Battery capacity84 kWh74 kWh
Number of cells-4416
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
-30 °C
-22 °F
Maximum ambient temperature60 °C
140 °F
60 °C
140 °F
Additional informationThe battery is swappable.
Battery heating system (with reserved thermostat function)
VDA square battery cells
Heat pump

Charging type

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

Charging typeAC charging, 7 kWAC charging, 11 kW
DC Charging, 250 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, 11 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, 0:45-0:56
AC charging, 12:00
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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)
12 x speakers with surround sound system (O)
7 x speakers with surround sound system (S)
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)
Aluminium alloy pedal (S)
Tow hitch (O)
360-degree parking camera (O)
Advanced collision avoidance (S)
Automatic driving on city streets (O)
Autopark - parallel and perendicular self-parking (O)
BLIS with steer assist (S)
Collapsable steering column (S)
Collision avoidance braking and steering (S)
Cross traffic alert (S)
Driver alert (S)
Driver assist (S)
Driver knee airbag (S)
Dual-stage driver airbag (S)
Dual-stage passenger airbag with active ventilation (S)
Energy-absorbin interior (S)
Evasive manoeuvre assist (S)
Far side airbags (S)
3 x forward looking cameras (S)
Forward looking radar (S)
2 x forward looking side cameras (O)
Front seat belts with electrical pre-cash tensioner (S)
Front seat belts with pretensioners and 2-step load limiters (S)
High-Speed autosteer (S)
Inflatable curtains (S)
Lane keeping with automatic steering (S)
Navigate on Autopilot (O)
Outer rear seats with pretensioners and 2-step load limiters (S)
Pilot Assist (S)
Rear collision warning/mitigation (S)
1 x rearward looking camera (S)
2 x rearward looking side cameras (O)
Recognize and respond to traffic lights and stop signs (O)
Road sign info (S)
Side airbags (S)
Side impact protection (S)
Summon your car remotely (O)
Traffic aware cruise control (TACC) (S)
12 x ultrasonic sensors (wider range) (S)
Whiplash injury protection (S)
15-inch touch dispaly (S)
2 x amps (S)
Center console with storage, 4 USB ports and docking for 2 smartphones (S)
In-car internet streaming music & media (S)
Location aware automatic garage door opener (S)
Music and media over Bluetooth (S)
Satellite-view maps with live traffic visualization and navigation (S)
14 x speakers (S)
1 x subwoofer (S)
12-way power adjustable front and rear seats (S)
Heated front and rear seats (S)
Three independently folding 2nd row seats (S)
Carbon fiber spoiler (S)
Tinted glass roof with ultraviolet and infrared protection (S)
Auto dimming, power folding, heated side mirrors (S)
LED fog lamps (S)
 2019 NIO ES8 84 kWh2021 Tesla Model Y Performance AWD