European media impressed with VinFast
One of the new electric car products wowed at the Paris Motor Show
Returning to France after 4 years, VinFast made a big surprise when it appeared with a new look – a pure Southeast Asian electric car company, and an impressive “quad” of electric cars bearing the distinctive mark of the designers. Design and Pininfarina.
Not only acknowledging the highly recognizable design, sophisticated appearance and minimalist interior of the two models that were first officially revealed with full interiors, the VF 6 and VF 7, the Russian automotive website also ‘analysis, the 10-year VinFast guarantee is a breakthrough in the market. A flexible sales policy, sale of batteries or rental of batteries, is also very interesting to meet the varied needs of customers.
“These models will conquer Europe”, confirms the Russian newspaper.
If the compact format of the “rookies” VF 6 and VF 7 created sympathy from the first launch, the duo VF 8, VF 9 continues to “upset” while it affirmed its class through the test campaign that VinFast organized continuously on past time.
The Caradisiac newspaper (France) said that Vietnam’s E-size electric SUV “surprises with a very high technological content”. The infotainment system and the virtual assistant function are also two advantages that help the VF 9 score points with European customers.
The economic newspaper Numerama (France) after having detailed the electric car models “made in Vietnam”, came to the conclusion: “VinFast is one of the new electric car products that attract at the Paris Motor Show. Reasonable, VinFast can quickly conquer the world’s most competitive automotive market.”
As someone who has seen thousands of new car models launched in the global automotive industry, following VinFast’s journey from its first steps on the Paris “stage”, Mr. Serge Gachot, Managing Director of Mondial de l’Automobile de Paris is also impressed with an all-new VinFast at this year’s show. With decades of industry experience, the auto show official believes European customers will appreciate the design of Vietnamese-branded electric cars and be reassured by VinFast’s 10-year warranty.
“I find this very convincing with products of such quality and reasonable prices”, underlined Mr. Serge Gachot.
VinFast promises to become a popular brand in Europe
Analyzing the purely electric strategy of VinFast as well as its development plan in Europe, Mr. Serge Gachot said that VinFast is heading in the right direction and thanks to this, the opportunity is also great. According to him, with Europe’s decision to stop selling internal combustion engine cars by 2035, VinFast’s launch of all-electric vehicles in 2022 is a smart move for a new brand.
VinFast is also showing a different vision and strong determination by rapidly changing from a gasoline-powered car business to a purely electric business from 2022 – after 5 years of its establishment.
“The transition to pure electricity and the rapid growth rate of VinFast are impressive in the automotive industry”, added Mr. Serge Gachot.
At the 2022 Paris Motor Show, alongside the presentation of 4 electric car models, VinFast also officially announced its intention to open a headquarters in France, Germany, the Netherlands and develop a retail here. Earlier, the company revealed plans to find a location to build a factory in Europe.
According to the Russian automotive website, while traditional automakers seem to be slowing down, representatives from Vietnam are stepping forward and confidently competing with major European brands.
In the same notice, the German automotive site said what VinFast is bringing and showing in Paris this year continues to resonate with the industry. The introduction of luxury and “European” electric cars at the show as well as the announcement of many ambitious business goals show that “Tesla of Vietnam” is rapidly implementing its methodical strategy to quickly dominate the world’s most difficult market.
“With VinFast, things are now coming to fruition with the entry into the European market. The company wants to win customers with outstanding products and services. The Vietnamese have a very strong and capable car brand. ‘picture’, the German commented on the newspaper.
VinFast’s prestige and attractiveness further increased when at the 2022 Paris Motor Show, it was honored by Autobest as the “rising star” of the global automotive industry. The prize awarded by the main European rating agency once again shows the global influence of the Vietnamese car manufacturer.
Technology journal KFZ (Germany) considers that VinFast – a new car company at the age of 5 – receiving the “double” award from Autobest is remarkable (in 2018, also at the Paris Motor Show, VinFast won already received the title. “New Star”). According to KFZ, Autobest’s panel of automotive journalists believe VinFast is on the right track. In Paris, VinFast reaffirmed the importance of the European market for the electrification strategy and the growth objectives of the new manufacturer.
“VinFast will soon become a popular electric car brand in Europe,” the German newspaper said.