The fatal crash took place this past week in China and involved the company’s ES8 sport-utility vehicle, or SUV. The vehicle is equipped with several driver assistance functions, including features enabled by
(ticker: INTC) division Mobileye, that enable some forms of autonomous driving. NIO’s driver assistance functions are called NIO Pilot and employ cameras as the so-called eyes of the car.
NIO has other autonomous driving technology, referred to as NAD, such as radar, lidar—a laser-based radar—and