Wednesday, December 21, 2022, 15:47 (GMT+7)
California, December 20, 2022 native time (ie December 21, Vietnam time) – The primary 999 exported VinFast electrical automobiles have arrived on the port of Benicia, California. VinFast has additionally formally accomplished the procedures for gross sales within the US and can begin handing over merchandise to clients proper in December 2022.
The primary 999 VinFast automobiles to dock within the US port after 26 days of departure from Vietnam belong to the VF 8 Metropolis Version line. It is a restricted version automobile produced for the US market to create a direct expertise of VinFast’s product high quality from 2022.
Like the usual VF 8 model, the VF 8 Metropolis Version is a platform that connects all features of life, by fashionable expertise options, with superior driver help programs (ADAS) and a set of handy purposes. Good providers and leisure (Good Companies). This model can even obtain steady free software program updates (FOTA) to boost car options and buyer expertise.
VF 8 Metropolis Version might be coated by a 10-year guarantee for the car, 10 years of limitless mileage for the battery, 24/7 roadside restore and rescue service through the guarantee interval.
Designed to serve the mobility wants of consumers in cities, the VF 8 Metropolis Version has a variety that’s a number of occasions greater than the typical Californian commuting in line with printed info*. This parameter might be elevated when VinFast conducts a software program replace, serving to to extend the journey distance for Metropolis Version and can announce as quickly because the outcomes can be found, anticipated on the finish of January 2023.
Grandma Le Thi Thu Thuy, Vice Chairman of Vingroup and Chairman of VinFast “As we speak marks an vital milestone for VinFast. Simply earlier this 12 months, in Las Vegas, we launched an all-electric vary and introduced deliveries by the tip of 2022. As we speak that promise has been fulfilled. With this primary batch of 999 VF 8 Metropolis Version automobiles, VinFast takes one other large step in its mission of bringing electrified automobiles to everybody.”
VinFast has additionally acquired EPA COC to import and flow into automobiles within the US; CARB EO to ship automobiles to clients in California and CARB states (together with 14 different states and Washington DC). On the identical time, VF 8 has additionally efficiently accomplished FMVSS assessments in line with NHTSA rules.