The strongest version of the Lux SUV model is revealed in its own program at a factory in Hai Phong.
After debuting at the 2019 Geneva show, Lux V8 was brought to Vietnam, displayed at the VinFast factory campus in Hai Phong. Images appear today, on 8/5 with the presence of many agent partners. V8 will first do image tasks, then sell commercially.
VinFast V8 is the strongest engine version, developed from the SA2.0 model platform. Compared to the standard version Lux V8 possesses much larger capacity. Vehicles equipped with 6.2 V8 engine, capacity of 455 horsepower and torque of 624 Nm, while the standard version uses 2.0 turbocharged engine, 228 horsepower capacity.
Lux V8 high-performance model developed by Magna Steyr. This is the main partner of VinFast, responsible for the drive system and product manufacturing techniques.
Besides the new engine, Lux V8 has some minor changes in exterior design. The lattice-shaped trapezoid face instead of horizontal bars is like version 2.0. Redesigned rear bumper and mounted lo-go V8. Set of 22-inch diameter alloy wheels. Meanwhile, the car interior does not change much compared to the standard. Some details in the cabin covered with suede and carbon fiber cladding.
In Geneva, VinFast has announced the V8 version will be produced in a limited number and is expected to sell in 2020. Meanwhile, about 2 months ago, Vingroup chairman Pham Nhat Vuong used to drive the SA2.0 also. refers to the V8 version in Vietnam, but does not specify a specific time.
Recently, the first products of VinFast continuously appeared to run on Vietnamese streets, preparing for the sale of products in the third quarter of this year. In addition, many other test cars have been taken by Vietnamese brand cars in many other countries.