Shares of Li Auto Inc. /zigman2/quotes/219811686/composite LI +0.78% gained 0.8% in premarket trading Wednesday, bucking the weakness in the China-based electric vehicle peers, after the company reported record August deliveries. The company said it delivered 9,433 Li ONE EVs in August, up 248.0% from a year ago and up 9.8% from July. the company has now delivered 48,176 Li ONEs year to date. The deliveries data comes a day after Li's stock surged 6.3% after the company reported a surprise second-quarter loss but revenue that exceeded expectations and provided an upbeat outlook. Meanwhile, shares of fellow China-based EV makers Nio Inc. /zigman2/quotes/204905836/composite NIO -2.73% dropped 4.2% in premarket trading and of XPeng Inc. /zigman2/quotes/219982686/composite XPEV -0.83% shed 2.1% after the companies reported August deliveries, but also reported some delivery issues. The declines come as futures /zigman2/quotes/209948968/delayed ES00 -0.16% for the S&P 500 /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -0.11% tack on 0.3%.