VINFAST ANNOUNCES THE BATTERY SUBSCRIPTION PRICE IN THE USA AND ACTIVATES VINFIRST EXCHANGE
VinFast announces its subscription prices for the VF 8 in the US market and activates the Vinfast NFT Exchange on the Open sea. It also debuts an NYIAS driving experience using the VF 8 key components of its Smart Services suite.
The VF 8 and VF 9 were launched globally at the Los Angeles Auto Show 2021. They will be available on the US market in the second half of 2019. The VF 8 is equipped with two battery versions, the Eco version supporting a range of up to 260 miles and the Plus version supporting a range of 248 miles and 292 respectively. For the Eco version, the acceleration from 0-60mph takes 5.8 seconds and for the Plus version, it takes 5.3 seconds. The Eco VF 8 Plus battery versions 1 and 2 start at $40,000.00 and $41,000 respectively. For battery versions 1 and 2, the VF 8 Plus starts at $47,000 and $48,000 respectively.
The Vinfast NFT 9 will debut in the US with two of its first battery versions. These batteries have a range of up to 272 and 369 miles respectively for the Eco and Plus versions. They also offer a range of 262 and 360 miles for both the Plus and Eco versions. Both the Eco and Plus VF 9 can accelerate from 0-60mph in 6.3 seconds. The Eco VF 9’s starting price is USD $55,500 for version 1 and USD $56,000 for version 2. The battery versions 1 and 2, of the Plus VF 9, are priced at USD $60,000. and USD $61,000, respectively. Version 1 of the battery will be available on the US market by 2022. Version 2 will follow in 2023.
VinFast will also reveal its US battery subscription policy. Vinfast NFT offers two subscription options to customers: Flexible and Fixed plans. Customers who do not travel often will be able to subscribe to the Flexible Plan for USD $35 per month for VF 8, and USD $44 per month for VF 9. This monthly fee covers 310 miles. The battery subscription fee per mile starts at 311 miles. It is approximately USD $0.11 for VF 8 and USD 0.15 for VF 9.
The monthly fixed subscription rate, which gives an unlimited range, is $110 for VF 8 and $160.00 for VF 9. Customers who reserve and deposit for the VF 8, VF 9, and VF 9 in 2022 will receive the same lifetime subscription fee. After the vehicle is sold, this policy will automatically be transferred to the new owner.
VinFast NFT separates the cost of the battery and the purchase value of an automobile to ensure that its products are affordable while minimizing the risk associated with the vehicle’s batteries. The lifetime warranty covers all maintenance and repair, as well as free replacement of the battery if it drops below 70%. VinFast is now “the car for all” thanks to its battery subscription policy.
VinFast will offer a subscription plan that covers 100% of all EVs sold in the first two years. VinFast customers will have the option to purchase a VinFast car with either (1) a subscription for EVs (50% of total sold) or (2) a battery purchase that includes the cost of the battery.
VinFast has partnered with a number leading EV charging companies in America. A roadmap will be published to announce these partners, so customers can feel confident when buying VinFast’s EVs.
VinFast activates VinFast NFT exchange via OpenSea within NYIAS 2022. It is based on the Polygon Platform. VinFast is the first EV brand to use Blockchain technology in its VF 8 & VF 9 global reservation programs. It began in January 2022. Customers will be able to receive a VinFirst NFT token (NFT), after making a reservation. Customers who have made a deposit will be able to enjoy their VinFirst NFT Exchange on OpenSea starting April 2022. This is one of the largest NFT exchanges in the world, offering convenient trading and attractive offers for VinFast customers.
VinFast has also introduced its 3D Animation NFT Collection in collaboration with House of Kiba. House of Kibaa is one of the first Metaverse companies. This collection features a futuristic design language and vivid visual effects that will amaze VinFirst customers as well as NFT collectors.
VinFast’s Global Deputy Chief Executive Officer of Sales & Marketing, Emmanuel Bret, said: VinFast is committed to proving its leadership in technology applications and putting customers first. VinFast studies the industry and collaborates with partners to provide exceptional experiences. We offer unique policies and offers that are both innovative and of premium quality to our customers worldwide. This encourages them to join the electrified revolution and create a more sustainable future.
VinFast will offer ride-along in the VF 8 model for American customers at NYIAS 2022. This allows them to explore the Smart Services suite’s key capabilities. This suite is made up of a number of smart features that provide seamless home, work and entertainment connectivity. VinFastEVs are ideal companions on all journeys.
VinFast’s quest for the Future of Mobility is marked by NYIAS. Five months after its concept cars were launched, the company unveiled its first real and drivable vehicles here in the US. With a full ecosystem of technologies and services that are designed to make customers’ lives easier, more enjoyable, safer, and more relaxing. These actions demonstrate VinFast’s determination, speed, and commitment to promoting the global electric car revolution.
VinFast customers interested can see products and learn more at booth #601 during the New York International Auto Show 2022. The exhibition will be open to the public on April 15-24 at Level 3 of the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. The VF 8 ride-along program will take place at Level 1 of the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center.
VinFast, a Vingroup member, was created to propel the global smart electric vehicle revolution. VinFast was established in 2017 and boasts a world-leading automotive manufacturing facility with scalability. It is located in Hai Phong in Vietnam. This complex can produce up to 90% of the nation’s smart electric vehicles.
VinFast is committed to a sustainable future for all and continues to innovate to provide high-quality products and smart services that are seamless to customers. It also offers pricing strategies for global customers and a pricing strategy to encourage them to create a future where smart mobility and sustainability can be shared. Learn more at: https://vinfastauto.com.
Vingroup was established in 1993. It is one of the most prominent private conglomerates in the region. The company has a total capitalization (as of November 4, 2002) of $35 billion USD and three publicly traded companies. Vingroup focuses its efforts on three areas: Technology and Industry; Services and Social Enterprise. Find out more at: https://www.vingroup.net/en