VinFast and NXP will engage in the early development phases of new VinFast automotive projects, leveraging NXP’s portfolio of system solutions.
VinFast, a Vietnam-based e-automotive OEM with expansion plans to Europe, and NXP Semiconductors plan to work together on VinFast’s next- generation of Automotive applications. The collaboration, announced at this year’s CES exposition, supports VinFast’s goal in developing smarter, cleaner and connected electric vehicles.
Under the collaboration, VinFast seeks to leverage NXP’s processors, sensors and other semiconductors. Both partners will engage in the early development phases of new VinFast automotive projects, leveraging NXP’s portfolio of system solutions. Additionally, NXP will share its robust partner ecosystem with VinFast bringing its solutions to accelerate time-to market. Together, the companies will also establish a joint expert collaboration dedicated to developing solutions based on NXP’s reference evaluation platforms and software layers with the purpose of designing and building leading-edge electric vehicles.
The collaboration with the Dutch chipmaker will also enable other Vinfast Group companies to use NXP’s solutions to drive their smart cities applications., said Le Thi Thu Thuy, Vingroup Vice Chairwoman and VinFast Chairwoman.