VinFast Partners with Bosch for Extensive EV Charging Network

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VinFast Auto has announced a significant cooperation agreement with Bosch, a leading global supplier of automotive technology and services. This partnership grants VinFast customers in Europe access to an extensive network of 700,000 charging points across 30 European countries. The collaboration aims to enhance the convenience and confidence of VinFast users as they travel throughout Europe.

Key Highlights:

  • Extensive Network: VinFast customers will have access to Bosch’s network of 700,000 charging points in 30 countries.
  • Seamless Integration: Charging can be managed via the VinFast smartphone app or the vehicle’s infotainment system.
  • Customer-Centric Approach: The partnership aligns with VinFast’s principle of prioritizing customer needs.
  • Innovative Technology: Customers will benefit from Bosch’s ongoing advancements in charging technology.

Building on a successful two-year collaboration in North America, VinFast and Bosch have expanded their partnership to Europe. This move underscores VinFast’s commitment to supporting sustainable transportation and providing their customers with the tools needed for a seamless travel experience.

Seamless Charging Experience

VinFast customers will benefit from a user-friendly experience, allowing them to locate, charge, and pay for services seamlessly through the VinFast smartphone app or directly via the vehicle’s integrated infotainment system. This integration ensures transparency over charging sessions and history, helping users manage their charging costs efficiently.

Bosch’s continuous innovation in charging technology means that VinFast customers will be at the forefront of new developments, receiving a wide variety of charging options as they become available. Additionally, the partnership enhances the customer support system for any charging-related issues, provided jointly by VinFast and Bosch.

Strategic Expansion and Commitment

VinFast’s collaboration with Bosch is a strategic move that emphasizes the company’s dedication to placing customers at the forefront. Ms. Le Thi Thu Trang, VinFast Europe CEO, stated: “This partnership with Bosch ensures our customers have access to a reliable and extensive network, fostering a smooth transition to electric mobility. We continue to prioritize our customer’s needs, and this collaboration aligns perfectly with that philosophy.”

Mr. Martin Knoss, Vice President Bosch ASEAN, highlighted the significance of the partnership: “The majority of electric vehicle drivers rely on public charging infrastructure. Recognizing this need, Bosch has continuously expanded its global network, increasing it by sixfold since 2020. This partnership enables us to accommodate VinFast customers throughout Europe, where we anticipate having a total of 850,000 charging ports by the end of 2024, while also supporting their global expansion endeavors.”

Global Market Expansion

Beyond its established presence in the U.S., Canada, and Europe, VinFast is rapidly expanding into emerging markets across Asia, including India, Indonesia, Thailand, the Philippines, as well as the Middle East and Africa.

About VinFast

VinFast, a member of Vingroup, was established in 2017 and is committed to advancing the global smart electric vehicle revolution. The company operates a state-of-the-art automotive manufacturing complex in Hai Phong, Vietnam, with a high level of automation. VinFast is dedicated to creating high-quality products, offering advanced smart services, and fostering a sustainable future for everyone.

For more information, visit VinFast.

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