VinFast to showcase models at Paris Motor Show

VinFast Manufacturing and Trading Company Limited, a subsidiary of Vingroup, completed the contract of two model sedan and SUV cars with leading designer Pininfarina on Thursday. The contract was worth US$5 million. The models were developed based on two designs selected by Vietnamese consumers in the contest “Choose the car also,VinFast” in October last year. VinFast has acquired intellectual property rights from automaker BMW for car production.  The SUV 02 model had 13,833 votes, equivalent to 22.4 per cent of the total 62,000 votes. – Photo Vingroup With co-operation agreements with reputable partners in the field of automotive design and production, VinFast continues its commitment to roll out quality, modern, safe and aesthetic models in the Vietnamese market, on a par with world-class car models.  Earlier, the company also completed a partnership agreement with Magna Steyr and AVL, two of the world’s leading automobile technology and manufacturing consulting firms. The model cars developed by VinFast, under the slogan “Vietnamese identity – Italian design – German engineering – International standard,” will be exhibited at the Paris Motor Show 2018 to be held in France in October. VinFast will introduce them in Vietnam in December. In addition to this, VinFast will organise a vote to gather ideas from customers for new models after it completes production of the sedan and SUV models. The scope of this referendum will be extended to the international audience, affirming pride in the Vietnamese car. The Sedan 02 model is selected with 22,396 votes, accounting for 36.2… [Read full story]


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