Acronis NIO Formula-E

Acronis and NIO Formula E Team announce technology partnership

Acronis is proud to announce NIO Formula E Team as its newest technology partner.

“We’re thrilled to be protecting the data of the team that won the first ever Formula E Drivers’ Championship of this exciting motorsport series in 2015. NIO is a global company that designs and develops smart, connected electric vehicles, with the mission to shape a joyful lifestyle for its users. We’re looking forward to a productive partnership together and our first race as partners at the Qatar Airways NYC E-Prix this weekend,” Acronis said in a statement.

NIO Formula-e cars.
NIO Formula-e Team cars. © NIO.

About NIO

NIO was founded in November 2014 as a global electric vehicle company, with world-class research and development, design and manufacturing centers in Shanghai, Beijing, San Jose, Munich, London and nine other locations.

The NIO Formula E Team secured the inaugural Drivers’ Championship title in 2015. In 2016, NIO unveiled one of the fastest electric cars in the world, the EP9. The EP9 set the lap record for an electric vehicle at the Nürburgring Nordschleife and three other world-renowned tracks. In 2017, NIO unveiled its vision car EVE and announced that the NIO EP9 set a new world speed record for an autonomous vehicle at the Circuit of the Americas. NIO officially began deliveries of the ES8, a seven-seater high-performance electric SUV, to the general public on June 28, 2018.

More details will follow soon.

Guennadi Moukine

Motorsport Technology Editor.