- HERE Navigation gives VinFast with a extremely customizable and upgradeable navigation expertise all through the life cycle of its sensible electrical automobiles
- HERE SDK presents customers a seamless driving expertise through VinFast’s cellular software
CES 2022 / Singapore – VinFast, Vietnam’s main producer of premium vehicles and the primary Vietnamese automotive model to launch in international markets, immediately introduced that its first three sensible electrical automotive fashions VF e34, VF 8, and VF 9 might be deploying HERE Navigation, a one-stop navigation software, for its linked in-vehicle navigation expertise. VinFast may even be integrating HERE’s software development kit (SDK) into its devoted smartphone cellular software to ship a seamless and sensible driving expertise.
HERE Navigation will supply VinFast’s Electric Vehicles (EVs) drivers a peace of thoughts by offering multi-stop route planning based mostly on the cost degree of the automotive, in addition to automated addition of charging stops ought to drivers resolve to make a re-route, all powered by the HERE EV Charge Points Point of Interest (POIs) and software programming interface (API). With day by day updates to the EV Charge Points POIs, international protection and up-to-date availability info of EV Charge Points, drivers might be reassured to all the time keep charged and drive effectively with routes deliberate for the EV’s maximized vary.
HERE Navigation additional permits VinFast to benefit from the navigation as a service mannequin supplied by HERE to obtain a simplified infotainment provide chain and growth course of. This permits the Vietnamese automaker to replace and improve its navigation choices with new options and companies all through the automobile’s life cycle. The advantage of doing so consists of reducing prices and enhancing scalability, permitting VinFast to ship a singular In-Vehicle-Infotainment (IVI) system and having an edge over its competitors.
VinFast EV drivers will take pleasure in a wealthy and embedded expertise that features on-line and offline search and routing, visitors info, energetic lane help, and turn-by-turn voice steerage that permits drivers to keep targeted whereas driving. With HERE SDK built-in into VinFast’s cellular software, customers can leverage superior location companies at their fingertips to assist their journeys.
“In the period of linked automobile, it’s vital for us to stay aggressive by being agile and versatile with our choices,” mentioned Hong Sang Bae, Chief Technology Officer at VinFast. “The companies put forth by HERE are excellent and so they supply one of the crucial customizable, dependable, and correct navigation methods for electrical automobiles. Not solely are these companies cost-effective and extremely scalable, they supply our drivers with an upgraded total navigation and driving expertise. Thanks to the collaboration with HERE, we’re in a position to perform our mission to supply top-of-the-line clever mobility experiences to our clients.”
Abhijit Sengupta, Director and Head of Business for Southeast Asia and India at HERE Technologies mentioned, “VinFast has been making spectacular headway within the Southeast Asia automotive trade, and are persevering with to accomplish that globally. We’re proud that they’ve chosen our companies for their first sensible electrical automobile line-up. End-users can count on to be greeted with a singular IVI system that will also be linked to their cellphones, offering a really linked driving expertise.”
The VF e34 electrical automobiles are actually accessible in Vietnam. A handover ceremony for the primary batch of the automobiles to its clients was held in December 2021, at VinFast’s manufacturing complicated, positioned in Hai Phong, Vietnam.
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About Vingroup and VinFast
VinFast – a member of Vingroup – envisioned to drive the motion of worldwide sensible electrical automobile revolution. Established in 2017, VinFast owns a state-of-the-art automotive manufacturing complicated with globally main scalability that boasts up to 90% automation in Hai Phong, Vietnam.
Strongly dedicated to the mission for a sustainable future for everybody, VinFast continually innovates to deliver high-quality merchandise, superior sensible companies, seamless buyer experiences, and pricing technique for all to encourage international clients to collectively create a way forward for sensible mobility and a sustainable planet. Learn extra at: https://vinfastauto.com.
Established in 1993, Vingroup is without doubt one of the main personal conglomerates within the area, with a complete capitalization of $35 billion USD from three publicly traded firms (as of November 4, 2021). Vingroup at the moment focuses on three predominant areas: Technology and Industry, Services and Social Enterprise. Learn extra at: https://www.vingroup.net/en.