HANOI, VIETNAM - Media OutReach - 6 March 2019 - VinFast will introduce its first luxury SUVat the Geneva Motor Show 2019 in Switzerland from March 7-17. Equipped with thepowerful 6.2-litre V8 and outstanding interior and exterior upgrades, thenewly-launched VinFast Lux V8 has quickly attracted the attention ofinternational experts and media.
VinFast Lux V8 was developed from the prototype of the Lux SUV SA2.0, butsurpasses the original both in appearance and specifications. The mostprominent 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, theVinFast Lux V8 can reach a maximum speed of 300km per hour.
In terms of design, the exhibited VinFast Lux V8 car has luxurious blackbodywork combined with carbon-coated silver detail, bringing a classyappearance and power to users. It also features 22-inch sports tires, splintlines on the body and high-grade carbon on the roof and bonnet, which allcreate a feeling of both sport and elegance.
The interior has also been raised to a new level, with premium suede andcarbon fibre compound. The interior is crafted entirely by the world's leadingartisans.
To emphasise the elegance and originality of the VinFast Lux V8, the chassisof the special edition has been carefully calibrated to provide maximum comfortfor passengers.
Design director of VinFast David Lyon said "The VinFast Lux V8 is theperfect combination between performance of driving a racing car and superiorluxury. Owners can relax in the back seat, while satisfying driving passionwhen behind the wheel".
The VinFast Lux V8 not only provides a great experience and excitement forthe driver but also inspires Magna, an automobile production consultancypartner of VinFast. Magna engineers have invested a lot of effort andenthusiasm to produce this perfect special edition. That is why Magna, which isthe world's No. 1 original equipment manufacturer and partner of leadingautomakers such as Mercedes-Benz, BMW, Aston Martin, Jaguar and Audi, hasdecided to choose the VinFast Lux V8 to display at its booth at the GenevaMotor Show 2019.
The VinFast Lux V8 will be manufactured in a limited edition and is onlyavailable from 2020.
VinFast isa brand by Vingroup.The group has businesses in property, hospitality, entertainment, retail,healthcare, education, agriculture, automobiles and smartphone production.