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Vietnam Motor Show 2018 kicks off in HCM City

The Vietnam Motor Show 2018 opened at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre in Ho Chi Minh City on October 24, featuring nearly 120 automobile models in all segments.

Toru Kinoshita, Chairman of the Vietnam Automobile Manufacturers Association (VAMA), said this year’s event, organised by VAMA and the Vehicle Importers Vietnam Association, is the biggest edition so far. It covers almost 30,000 sq.m of ground and showcases nearly 120 models from affordable to high-end segments.

Car brands present at the show include Audi, Chevrolet, Ford, Jaguar, Honda, Land Rover, Lexus, Maserati, Mercedes-Benz, Mitsubishi Motors, Nissan, Subaru, Toyota, Volkswagen and Volvo.

Some outstanding imported models are Honda Brio, Nissan Terra, Lexus ES300h, Ford Ranger Raptor, Mercedes-Benz Maybach S560, Jaguar E-Pace, Honda Civic Type R. An F1 race car model of Red Bull Toro Rosso Honda and a new concept car Toyota i-Road are also displayed.

The motor show includes a Subaru stunt show that features Russ Swift – a British driver known for performing stunts and precision driving. Visitors will also have a chance to test drive new cars.

Aside from auto makers, more than 100 other units which are car spare part and supporting companies, banking services providers, insurance firms and media partners also take part in the event.

The Vietnam Motor Show 2018 will run through October 28.
VNA/VNP