VinFast may not be a familiar name to American consumers but with the recent launch of the VF 8 and VF 9 SUV, it is likely to be a prominent player in the EV scene. To promote the smaller VF 8, Vietnamese carmaker Simon has partnered with Premium Outlet to offer one.
Anyone visiting the Simon Premium Outlet and / or Mills property in the United States can enter the Ultimate Power Shopper Giveway. The grand prize includes a brand new VF 8 as well as a মন 20,000 purchase at a Simon outlet. One lucky winner will be selected at the National Outlet Shopping Day, which runs through June 11-12.
To log in, all you have to do is post a selfie in front of a National Outlet Day Selfie Station or take a picture of your shopping. Then it’s time to tag VinFast and #NOSDGiveaway to get a chance to win VF8.
Read more: VinFast VF 8 and VF 9 EVs are priced from CA $ 50,850 in Canada and € 43,050 in Europe.
US prices for the 2023 VinFast VF 8 start at 40,700 before the $ 7,500 federal tax credit. It will be offered in a variety of rhythms, including a battery with a 261 mile (420 km) range and a battery with a 293 mile (471 km) range with the available ‘Echo’ variant.
VinFast also offers VF8 in Plus camouflage. This version is sold with two different battery packs, which offer a range of 248 miles (400 km) and 278 miles (447 km), respectively, and are slightly faster, capable of running 62 miles (100 km / h) in 5.5 seconds compared to 5.9 echo seconds.
Winfast is also entering the US market with VF9. This larger SUV starts at $ 55,500 with a standard-range battery pack before the EV tax credit. Prices for the extended-range battery pack have risen to $ 56,000.