Vietnam’s Vinfast Launches Mass Market Mini EV “Peoples Car”

Vietnamese electric vehicle (EV) manufacturer VinFast has officially launched the VF 3, a mini EV model designed specifically for the Vietnam market.

With a compact and contemporary design, the VF 3 offers numerous benefits, making it suitable for a wide range of applications and operating environments. The eco-friendly vehicle is also equipped with a number of smart features.

The VinFast VF 3 is part of the small car segment, specifically classified as a Mini car and represents VinFast’s initial endeavor to develop a small car model designed for domestic Vietnamese consumers.

The car has an overall length of approximately 3,114 mm and features a 2-door design, a rear boot, and sufficient interior space to accommodate up to five people.

It is expected that VinFast will begin accepting VF 3 orders in September 2023 and deliver in Q3 2024, and according to VonFast, will be accessibly priced for mass appeal.

In a statement, the firm said: “The VF 3 has the potential to become the new ‘national vehicle’ for the Vietnamese people. It can help fulfill the car dreams of millions of families while improving living standards and serving as a powerful catalyst for the widespread adoption of electric cars in Vietnam.”