VinFast VF8 Dominates at ASEAN NCAP Grand Prix Awards

VinFast's VF8 SUV secured top safety awards from ASEAN NCAP, highlighting its commitment to safety and customer satisfaction through innovative features like FCW, AEB, and BSD.

VinFast VF8 Dominates at ASEAN NCAP Grand Prix Awards
VinFast VF8 Dominates at ASEAN NCAP Grand Prix Awards

Bangkok, Thailand- VinFast's D-segment SUV, the VF 8, has earned 5 out of 6 top safety awards from the New Car Assessment Program for Southeast Asia (ASEAN NCAP) in Thailand. These prestigious awards from ASEAN NCAP demonstrate VinFast's commitment to its customer-centric philosophy by delivering a safe and electrified mobility experience.

VinFast VF8 won five awards at the ASEAN NCAP Grand Prix Awards, including "Best Child Occupant Protection," "Best Safety Assist," "Best Overall," "Best Motorcyclist Safety," and "Best SUV." Competing against 15 major automakers in ASEAN, VinFast excelled across categories, showcasing its strong dedication to safety. ASEAN NCAP recognized the VF 8 with the “Best Child Occupant Protection” award. The VF 8 achieved maximum scores on frontal and side impacts.

The VF8 dominated the "Best Safety Assist" category, earning the top spot. With its notable safety attributes including Forward Collision Warning (FCW), Autonomous Emergency Braking (AEB), and Lane Departure Warning (LDW), the VF 8 continues to impress.

VinFast's debut model achieved top scores in "Best Overall" and "Best Motorcyclist Safety" categories. Its success can be attributed to outstanding performances in features such as AEB and Blind Spot Detection (BSD). The Advanced Safety Assist Technologies received a perfect rating per ASEAN NCAP standards.

Additionally, the VF8's comprehensive design, boasting features like Automatic High Beam (AHB) and BSD, was instrumental in securing its title as the "Best SUV" at the ASEAN NCAP Grand Prix Awards.

Mr. Yahaya Bin Ahmad, Technical Director of ASEAN NCAP, said: "In a first for ASEAN NCAP, we are proud to present five prestigious awards to an automobile company following our stringent and transparent evaluation process. This achievement underscores VinFast's aspiration to position itself as a safety leader in the Southeast Asian auto industry. Their commitment to prioritizing safety is evident in their dedication to cutting-edge technology and significant investments. As a result, VinFast equips its car lines, particularly the VF 8, with exceptional safety features that meet rigorous international standards."

Mr. Stuart Kinkade, VinFast Deputy CEO of Vehicle Development Institute, shared: "Earning recognition from ASEAN NCAP, the region's leading safety authority, is a powerful validation of the exceptional quality and safety built into VinFast electric vehicles. We remain committed to constant product improvement, ensuring our customers have the safest and most exceptional experiences on their journey towards electrified transportation."