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5 VinFast Electric SUVs Will Soon Be Launched In India: All The Details

VinFast electric SUVs India launch

The Vietnamese electric vehicle manufacturer VinFast is inching closer to its official entry into the Indian car market. The company has recently accelerated its plans to establish a local presence through the assembly of electric vehicles. For those who may not be aware, originally the company planned to introduce imported models. However, VinFast has now shifted its focus to expedite its operations in India with locally assembled vehicles.

5 VinFast Electric SUVs Will Soon Be Launched In India: All The Details

VinFast Local Assembly

VinFast has now decided that it will be locally assembling its electric vehicles in India. This will be done at the company’s manufacturing facility in Tamil Nadu. It is anticipated that the plant will become operational by the first half of 2025. As per the company, its assembly plant in Tamil Nadu is crucial to its new plans to enter the Indian automotive market.

The automaker has been designing its plant to streamline production so that it can meet the increasing demand for electric vehicles in the country. Presently, the company has opted for the Completely Knocked Down (CKD) route.

VinFast, with this new approach for the Indian car market, is aiming to leverage cost efficiencies and bypass high import duties. With this, it will be able to position its offerings more competitively in the Indian market.

Upcoming VinFast Models in India

VinFast VF e34

5 VinFast Electric SUVs Will Soon Be Launched In India: All The Details

Now coming to the cars that VinFast is planning to launch in India. The first car will be the VF e34. It is set to be the first locally assembled electric SUV from the Vietnamese automaker. This model is anticipated to hit the Indian roads during the festive season of 2025. The VF e34 is a compact electric SUV. It will feature a 41.9 kWh battery pack.

As for the powerplant, it will get a single motor that produces 150 PS. The range will be approximately around 318 km on a single charge. As for the pricing, the VF e34 is expected to compete in the premium affordable segment. It is expected to launch with an ex-showroom price starting from Rs 25 lakh.

VinFast VF 3

5 VinFast Electric SUVs Will Soon Be Launched In India: All The Details

Next up on the lineup is the VinFast VF 3. This will be a small electric SUV, which will likely take on the Tata Tiago EV and Citroën eC3. It is expected to be launched with an estimated starting price of Rs 9 lakh (ex-showroom).

The VF 3 is expected to offer a range of 250-300 kilometers on a single charge. This will make it a compelling option for urban commuters. VinFast plans to introduce the VF 3 alongside the VF e34 near the festive season of 2025.

VinFast VF 6

5 VinFast Electric SUVs Will Soon Be Launched In India: All The Details

In order to take on rivals like the upcoming Hyundai Creta EV, Tata Harrier EV, and Maruti Suzuki eVX, VinFast will be launching the VF 6 in India. This SUV is expected to offer a ton of premium features and exterior design.

As per the reports, it will be priced around Rs 30 lakh (ex-showroom). The range from the VF 6 is expected to be around 350-400 km on a single full charge. This SUV could be launched in India around August 2025.

VinFast VF 8

5 VinFast Electric SUVs Will Soon Be Launched In India: All The Details

Sitting above the VF 6 will be the VF 8 electric SUV. This SUV is expected to get a price tag of Rs 40 lakh (ex-showroom). It could boast a range of 400-450 km on a single charge. The VF 8 is expected to come with a modern exterior design and a luxurious interior. It will also get advanced driver-assistance systems (ADAS) as well.

VinFast VF 9

5 VinFast Electric SUVs Will Soon Be Launched In India: All The Details

The flagship electric SUV from the Vietnamese automaker will be the VF 9. This electric SUV is designed to accommodate up to seven passengers and will compete in the premium segment. It is expected to be launched with a price starting from Rs 65 lakh (ex-showroom).

The VF 9, as per the company, could offer a range of 450-500 kilometers. It will support fast-charging. In terms of design, it boasts a very sharp and modern exterior design. The SUV also gets a very premium interior layout and uses higher quality materials.

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