27.09.2022, 19:33

Vietnam proud nook: The electrical automobile mannequin of billionaire Pham Nhat Vuong is nominated for Automotive of the Yr 2023 in Europe


Tuesday, September 27, 2022, 19:22 (GMT+7)

(Tinmoi.vn) The truth that 2 fashions VF8 and 9 seem on the checklist of nominations is an indication that the Vietnamese electrical automobile firm is initially acknowledged in international markets.


Based on the checklist of candidates for the European Automotive of the Yr Award in 2023 (2023 European Automotive of the Yr) there are numerous acquainted names from the massive guys on the planet. Together with a collection of branded automobiles from China, particularly Vietnam’s VinFast additionally entered this checklist.

Particularly, within the prime 45 nominated automobiles, there are acquainted and in style names comparable to: Honda Civic, Toyota Corolla Cross, BMW X1, Mercedes-Benz GLC and the brand new Nissan X-Path. Among the many high-performance fashions, the checklist contains the Ferrari 296 GTB, Vary Rover, Lotus Emira, Maserati Grecale, Peugeot 408 crossover, Toyota GR86 and the newly launched Ferrari Purosangue SUV.

As for the checklist of the very best electrical automobiles, these embrace: BMW i7, Nissan Ariya and Mercedes-EQ EQE. Two electrical SUV fashions of VinFast, VF8 and VF9, are additionally on this checklist.

Vietnam proud nook: The electrical automobile mannequin of billionaire Pham Nhat Vuong is nominated for Automotive of the Yr 2023 in Europe

Based on Carspiritpk, the automobile firm of billionaire Pham Nhat Vuong has solely lower than 5 years of expertise within the subject of car manufacturing. Being shortlisted for the European Automotive of the Yr nomination is a large accomplishment.

As well as, within the nomination checklist, there are numerous Chinese language fashions, together with candidates comparable to: Xpeng P5, Ora Good Cat and Good #1.

It’s identified that Chinese language automakers are additionally within the technique of quickly increasing their market share in main world markets and now, shortlisted for Automotive of the Yr candidates. in Europe was an vital milestone for them.

The ultimate checklist of candidates might be introduced within the coming weeks, together with new automobiles which are on sale or will go on sale earlier than the tip of the 12 months in 5 European markets. The vote will then decide the 7 finalists and choose the winners.

The “Automotive of the Yr” award is an award that has been awarded since 1964, with the latest winner for 2022 being the all-electric Kia EV6



What do VinFast VF8 and VF9 have?

2 fashions VF8 and 9 are evaluated for luxurious design with highly effective efficiency, good options and trendy expertise. The automobile is supplied with a 150kW 2-motor electrical motor with a most velocity of over 200km/h.

At present, the promoting worth of the automobile is listed at 1.1-1.2 billion dong for the VF8 and 1.5-1.6 billion dong for the VF9.

For the international market, VinFast has received an incentive of about $ 1.2 billion to construct its electrical automobile manufacturing facility in North Carolina (USA). It’s anticipated to begin manufacturing of the primary automobiles in 2024.

The corporate additionally goals to promote about 1 million electrical automobiles globally within the subsequent 5-6 years.