This is the second Red Dot accolade in a row for NIO, the company won the “Best of the Best” award category in 2018 for home charging station NIO Power Home.
On April 15, the Red Dot Award organizing committee announced that NIO battery swapping station won the "product design award" of red dot award in 2019. This is the second Red Dot accolade in a row for NIO, who won the “Best of the Best” award category in 2018 for home charging station NIO Power Home.
NIO’s Vice President of Design, Kris Tomasson said, “We are very proud to receive a Red Dot Award for the second year in a row. It confirms that not only are our products innovative and technologically leading but that we are on the right track fulfilling our goal of being ‘driven by design.’”
NIO battery swapping station has more than 500 patents and adopts compact modular design. It is about the size of three standard parking spaces and can be charged in three minutes.
According to NIO, every time the battery swapping station is in use, it will make a thorough inspection of the vehicle battery and the whole vehicle system to ensure the health status of the vehicle and its battery.
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