HANOI, VIETNAM - Media OutReach - 6 March 2019 - VinFast will introduce its first luxury SUV
at the Geneva Motor Show 2019 in Switzerland from March 7-17. Equipped with the
powerful 6.2-litre V8 and outstanding interior and exterior upgrades, the
newly-launched VinFast Lux V8 has quickly attracted the attention of
international experts and media.
VinFast Lux V8 was developed from the prototype of the Lux SUV SA2.0, but
surpasses the original both in appearance and specifications. The most
prominent in the special version VinFast Lux V8 is a powerful V8 engine block.
With eight V-shaped cylinders, 455 horsepower and maximum torque of 624 Nm, the
VinFast Lux V8 can reach a maximum speed of 300km per hour.
In terms of design, the exhibited VinFast Lux V8 car has luxurious black
bodywork combined with carbon-coated silver detail, bringing a classy
appearance and power to users. It also features 22-inch sports tires, splint
lines on the body and high-grade carbon on the roof and bonnet, which all
create a feeling of both sport and elegance.
The interior has also been raised to a new level, with premium suede and
carbon fibre compound. The interior is crafted entirely by the world's leading
To emphasise the elegance and originality of the VinFast Lux V8, the chassis
of the special edition has been carefully calibrated to provide maximum comfort
Design director of VinFast David Lyon said "The VinFast Lux V8 is the
perfect combination between performance of driving a racing car and superior
luxury. Owners can relax in the back seat, while satisfying driving passion
when behind the wheel".
The VinFast Lux V8 not only provides a great experience and excitement for
the driver but also inspires Magna, an automobile production consultancy
partner of VinFast. Magna engineers have invested a lot of effort and
enthusiasm to produce this perfect special edition. That is why Magna, which is
the world's No. 1 original equipment manufacturer and partner of leading
automakers such as Mercedes-Benz, BMW, Aston Martin, Jaguar and Audi, has
decided to choose the VinFast Lux V8 to display at its booth at the Geneva
Motor Show 2019.
The VinFast Lux V8 will be manufactured in a limited edition and is only
available from 2020.
a brand by Vingroup.
The group has businesses in property, hospitality, entertainment, retail,
healthcare, education, agriculture, automobiles and smartphone production.