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VinFast has announced it will stop producing vehicles with internal combustion engines (ICE) and transition to all-electric vehicle production from late 2022. At CES 2022, it also officially launched a global all-electric vehicle line-up in 5 segments – A-B-C-D-E.
All five electric vehicles, were designed by the Italian design firms, Pininfarina and Torino Design.
The VF 8 and VF 9 models will be equipped with level 2+ Autonomous Driving features for the Eco and Plus versions and levels 3 – 4 for Premium versions. These models will also have smart features, including Smart Home, Mobile Office, In-car Shopping, In-car Entertainment, and many other advanced features.
At VinFast Global EV Day, the company also officially announced retail pricing and a reservation campaign for the VF 8 and VF 9 in the U.S.
VinFast is the first electric car company to apply blockchain technology to receive orders and confirm ownership.
Madame Thi Thu Thuy, Vingroup Vice Chair and VinFast Global CEO, says: “VinFast envisions a sustainable future for people and the planet through green, clean and safe mobility. This is a future built on intelligent services, outstanding customer experience, and a deep care for the planet and future generations. VinFast is committed to innovative vehicle design, quality, and technology, along with excellent customer service. We even aspire to greater achievements – to be one of the leading electric vehicle manufacturers in the world while inspiring our customers to be boundless together and join hands in the electric vehicle revolution, creating a sustainable future for all.”
Established in 2017, VinFast owns a state-of-the-art automotive manufacturing complex with globally leading scalability that boasts up to 90% automation in Hai Phong, Vietnam.